SFPE PERSPECTIVE SPONSORED WEBINAR: Fire Protection of Sloped Combustible Attic Spaces
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When: Thursday, April 19, 2018
11:00 AM
Where: Virtual
United States
Contact: Kendall Talbert

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Fire Protection of Sloped Combustible Attic Spaces

Presented by Kevin Maughan, Vice President of New Technology,Globe Fire Sprinkler

Since Central Sprinkler introduced specific application sprinklers for the protection of sloped combustible attic spaces in the 1990s, little has changed with regard to protection of these spaces. In this webinar, Kevin Maughan will discuss Globe’s new protection method, and how this approach delivers superior fire protection while reducing hydraulic demand typically required for these spaces.

Learning objectives:

  • Basic Attic Terminology
  • Attic Sprinkler Purpose
  • Understand the definition of Specific Application Sprinklers.
  • Challenges of Protecting Attics
  • Fire testing and NFPA 13 Changes
  • Current NFPA Prescriptive Requirements for Protection of Attics
  • Understand the applications and design requirements of the Attic Sprinklers


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