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The Non-Traditional FPE Career Path: Finding The Right Candidate

Posted on Thursday, October 27th, 2011

There are two traditional paths to becoming a fire protections engineer. Since a formal education in fire protection engineering is rare, many mechanical engineers have picked up the torch and tacked fire protection on top of their current expertise. As fire protection engineering continued to develop, knowledge accrued and the need for specialized expertise became...read the full article

Fire Protection Engineering as a Career Path

Posted on Friday, October 21st, 2011

According to the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE), some of the benefits and opportunities of becoming a fire protection engineer include: The power to make a difference By becoming a fire protection engineer, you can make the buildings we live and work in safer for everyone. High income and job security Fire protection engineers...read the full article

Fire Safety Solutions for Data Centers

Posted on Thursday, October 13th, 2011

Fire safety solutions are a major concern for data centers, according to Info-Tech research Group: A major consideration in any data center renovation is fire protection and suppression. These renovation decisions are not always voluntary. Your goal will be to meet requirements at the very minimum. Additional protection to property such as pre-action sprinklers, piping,...read the full article