John Campbell has specialized in the Fire Protection field, providing engineering and consulting services globally on projects in industrial, mercantile, government, and residential occupancies before, during and after construction, considering factors such as fire resistance, occupancy, water supplies and egress facilities. Apart from my other responsibilities, He also designs or recommends materials or equipment such as structural components protection, fire detection equipment, alarm systems, fire extinguishing devices and systems, and advises on location, handling, installation, and maintenance. He performs fire protection and life safety consulting services related to fire and building codes, national fire protection standards and related issues. He analyzes plans for conformance to standard practice, codes, and specifications for seal and signature, as well as supervising the design work of others.
John's specialties include the warehousing and distribution industry, power generation facilities, large manufacturing facilities, health care and nursing facilities, and retail occupancies. Other specialties include various service and institutional occupancies, including universities and computer environments. Specific protection schemes have involved water-based extinguishing systems (water spray, AFFF foam, deluge), water mist systems, clean agent extinguishing, CO2 extinguishing systems, detection and control systems, and fire alarm.
He is a Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS), a Fellow in the Institute of Fire Engineers (IFE), and an active technical committee member on Water Tanks (NFPA 22), Water Additives for Fire Control and Vapor Mitigation (NFPA 18, NFPA 18A, NFPA 1150), and Hybrid (Water and Inert Gas) Fire Extinguishing Systems (NFPA 770), and a prior member of Storage and Warehousing of Containers and Portable Tanks (NFPA 30), and Aerosol Products (NFPA 30B) for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). He also is an active member of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) sitting on the Community Outreach and Advocacy Committee, holding the grade of Fellow in the Institute of Fire Engineers (IFE), an active member of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) sitting on the Fire Protection Subcommittee of Distribution Systems, and a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), a member of the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), and a non-voting member of the International Code Council (ICC).