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2016 Edition of NFPA 13 Updates – Presented by Karl Wiegand, PE

April 21, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm


The 2016 Edition of NFPA 13 has brought about some important changes to the sprinkler installation standard. This presentation will cover some of the highlights of this update such as the changes to the commodity classification annex, new and alternative storage protection methods, and new cloud ceiling allowances.

Our presenter is Karl Wiegand, P.E.

Karl works in the engineering department at Globe Fire Sprinkler Corporation where his primary duties consist of working to improve globe sprinkler technology, providing training, and representing Globe’s interests within the fire protection industry. Karl holds a Professional Engineering license in the field of Fire Protection Engineering and is a graduate of Worcester Polytechnic Institute with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Fire Protection Engineering. Over the last six years Karl has taught a variety of classes relating to water based fire protection systems and has held positions on NFPA 15, NFPA 24, and NFPA 750. Karl continues to represent the sprinkler industry on NFPA 820 and the American Water Works Association Cross Connection Control Committee and Fire Protection Committee.

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April 21, 2016
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Marriott Lancaster
25 S Queen Street
Lancaster, PA 17603 United States
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