The Harrington Group

Registration is Open! Don’t Miss the 11th Annual SFPE Greater Atlanta Fire Safety Conference!

Posted on Thursday, February 19th, 2015

Calling all Fire Protection Engineers and Fire Safety Professionals! It’s time to register for the 11th Annual SFPE Greater Atlanta Chapter Fire Safety Conference. This informative conference will be held March 17 & 18th, 2015 at the Gwinnett Center located at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth, GA. The conference will offer several full and partial-day...read the full article

Getting to Know Harrington Group Part 3: How Did You Know You Wanted to be a Fire Protection Engineer / Consultant?

Posted on Thursday, November 6th, 2014

It’s been so much fun sharing the stories of how our fire protection engineers and consultants ended up choosing their career paths. I hope you enjoyed reading Part 1 and Part 2. The journey continues on: Nolan McCarthy, Fire Protection Engineer, with Harrington Group for over four months: My path wasn’t one always directed at...read the full article

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

How We Prepped New Fire Protection Engineers for the 2013 NFPA Conference & Expo – Industry Conferences Are a Training Opportunity

Posted on Thursday, August 1st, 2013

I was a junior studying fire protection engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) when, in 1976, I was taken to my first annual National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Conference & Expo in Boston. Bob Fitzgerald from WPI and Rex Wilson from FirePro personally took the time to explain the process at the Expo, as well...read the full article