The Harrington Group

Getting to Know Harrington Group Part 2: How Did You Know You Wanted to be a Fire Protection Engineer / Consultant?

Posted on Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

As I mentioned in the last post, I thought it would be great to give the opportunity to our engineers and consultants to share their stories of how they found the fire protection engineering industry. If you’d like to read the stories from the first installment, you can find them here. Ready to learn more...read the full article

Getting to Know Harrington Group Part 1: How Did You Know You Wanted to be a Fire Protection Engineer / Consultant?

Posted on Thursday, October 16th, 2014

I thought it would be fun and instructive to share stories from our engineers and consultants about how they found this niche career of fire protection engineering. I’ve included a brief synopsis of my own journey, as well, but if you’re interested in reading the full-length version of my story, please visit the first installment...read the full article

Another Great Learning Opportunity for Fire Protection Engineers

Posted on Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Calling all Fire Protection Engineers and Fire Safety Professionals! There are less than two weeks to register for the 10th Annual SFPE Greater Atlanta Chapter Fire Safety Conference. This informative conference will be held March 11 & 12th, 2014 at the Gwinnett Center located at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth, GA. The conference will offer...read the full article

Perfomance-Based Design and The Vulcan Initiative

Posted on Thursday, September 26th, 2013

As the performance-based fire protection design approach evolves, a need has surfaced to appropriately link data, tools, and methods in characterizing risk, as well as the need to develop appropriate mitigation. Recently, Rob McFeaters, one of our fire protection consultants, attended a session at the NFPA conference in Chicago that addressed this specific concern. The...read the full article

NFPA Conference Review – Design Flexibility in Managing Combustible Dust Explosion Hazards

Posted on Thursday, September 19th, 2013

In June, a few of our fire protection consultants got the chance to attend the NFPA conference in Chicago. We’ve asked that they summarize the key points from some of the sessions they attended so that we can share the information with you on our blog. Rob McFeaters attended a session called “Design Flexibility in...read the full article