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mattsilvester1978
Hi everyone,   If I complete the online "CFPS Core Learning Online Training Series" then will I be ready to take the CFPS Exam?   Although I am not specifically a "fire protection" engineer (I am more a general mechanical engineer) I would like to consolidate my general knowledge, fill in the gaps, and have a good all round
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ltodden
Is there or will there be an app for xchange?
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david.hague
  In my recent NFPA® Live session I covered the challenges of managing the high pressures needed in the standpipe and sprinkler systems in high-rise buildings. This included various techniques related to the following: moving water to the upper floors of a high-rise building, helping prevent exposure to firefighters and system components
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andrewklock
  This past Friday evening, eight firefighters were injured when an energy storage system (ESS), which was connected to a solar panel array and operated by Arizona Public Service Company (APS), was involved in a fire and subsequently, an explosion. According to media sources, responders were called to the scene in response to a smoke
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michal.lein
Could someone tell me where can I find ceiling manufacturer that has open ceiling that fulfills this requirements: the open grid is a minimum of 70% open, and the open grid is a maximum of 6 mm deepor the open grid is a minimum of 70% open, and the open grid is a maximum of 13 mm deep   Best regards, Michal Lein  
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scootley
Hi, I have questions about the NFPA 101 required number of means of egress for a condo unit.  I've read through Ch 7.4 and 31.2.4 and seemingly related sections but some of the terminology confuses me (even after reading definitions) due to my lack of experience with this topic (I am a homeowner).   Question: Is an additional 3rd
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chiefns830
I'm working on a plan review where the extraction room is classified as Class I Div II.   From everything I can pull up, this area would be Class I Div I.  Can anyone shed some light on this for me?  Should I assume - that the engineered ventilation system having so many air changes per hour can reduce the hazard down to Class I
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lisabraxton
  Each year, Earth Day (April 22) marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in the 1970s. Now, more than 5,000 environmental groups in more than 180 countries reach out to hundreds of millions of people in a show of support for environmental protection. Children can do their part to protect their environment
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