SUPDET® 2018: Storage Protection and Special Suppression Applications

Thursday, November 1, 12:30-3:30 pm ET

SUPDET® 2018: Storage Protection and Special Suppression Applications

Presenter: See below

Since 1997, the Research Foundation has organized Suppression, Detection and Signaling Research and Applications Symposium (SUPDET®), an annual symposium which brings together leading experts in the field of fire protection engineering for the purpose of sharing recent research and development on techniques used for fire suppression, detection, and signaling. These events are generally attended by a variety of fire protection professionals, such as engineers, researchers, insurers, designers, manufacturers, installers, and AHJs. This webinar will present multiple presentations on the topics of storage protection and special suppression applications.


Automatic Sprinklers and Pick Module:

  • Stuart Lloyd, Zurich Insurance Company Ltd. 
  • Richard Gallagher, The Zurich Services Corporation

Storage Protection in the Presence of Horizontal Barriers or Solid Shelving:

  • Garner A. Palenske, Jensen Hughes

Use of SMART Sprinklers to Reduce Water Demand for Occupancies with LowPiled Storage of Plastics:

  • Yogish Gopala, Stanislav Kostka, Benjamin Ditch, and Yibing Xin, FM Global

Digital Technology and Incident Command for Sprinkler Protected Warehouses:

  • Christina Francis, P&G

Exterior Fire Suppression Systems for High-Rise Buildings with Combustible Cladding:

  • Pedriant Pena and Zachary L. Magnone, Johnson Controls

Not your Average K-Factor: A Novel Sprinkler Comparison Tool:

  • Stephen Jordan, Fire & Risk Alliance, LLC


Who will benefit: Engineers, researchers, insurers, designers, manufacturers, installers and AHJs.

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