Fire Sprinklers http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en F.E. Moran Fire Protection, Northern Illinois announces new President and Vice President http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/fe-moran-fire-protection-northern-illinois-announces-new-president-and-vice-presiden <div class="node-body article-body">F.E. Moran Fire Protection has announced that Ken Klimasz will be taking on the role of the President of F.E. Moran Fire Protection, Northern Illinois (FPN).</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/fe-moran-fire-protection-northern-illinois-announces-new-president-and-vice-presiden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/fe-moran-fire-protection-northern-illinois-announces-new-president-and-vice-presiden#comments Fire Sprinklers Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:15:00 +0000 434571 at http://contractormag.com AFSA to award $20,000 in scholarships to high school seniors http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-award-20000-scholarships-high-school-seniors <div class="field-deck"> Online contest offers assistance and awareness </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) is now accepting applications for its popular online scholarship, the AFSA High School Scholarship Contest. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-award-20000-scholarships-high-school-seniors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-award-20000-scholarships-high-school-seniors#comments Fire Sprinklers Tue, 20 Dec 2016 17:13:00 +0000 432321 at http://contractormag.com How fire sprinklers came to Camas without an ordinance http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/how-fire-sprinklers-came-camas-without-ordinance <div class="node-body article-body">In 2003, legislation was introduced to require fire sprinklers in new residential housing in Camas, Wash., a small city in the southwestern part of the state.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/how-fire-sprinklers-came-camas-without-ordinance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/how-fire-sprinklers-came-camas-without-ordinance#comments Fire Sprinklers Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:36:00 +0000 431961 at http://contractormag.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">Randy Miller, deputy fire marshal for the&nbsp;</span>Camas-Washougal<span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;Fire Department, didn&rsquo;t want to give up the fire protection residential sprinklers provide.&nbsp;</span></p> AFSA breaks records at its 35th Annual Convention & Exhibition http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-breaks-records-its-35th-annual-convention-exhibition <div class="field-deck"> Swelling contractor attendance at Nashville show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) celebrated a fantastic year at its 35th Annual Convention and Exhibition. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-breaks-records-its-35th-annual-convention-exhibition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-breaks-records-its-35th-annual-convention-exhibition#comments Fire Sprinklers Thu, 17 Nov 2016 21:00:00 +0000 430751 at http://contractormag.com AFSA announces presidential succession http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-announces-presidential-succession <div class="field-deck"> President Steve A. Muncy, CAE to retire at the end of 2016 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The American Fire Sprinkler Association announces that Steve A. Muncy, CAE is retiring as president effective December 31.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-announces-presidential-succession" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/afsa-announces-presidential-succession#comments Fire Sprinklers Tue, 15 Nov 2016 20:47:00 +0000 430391 at http://contractormag.com Southeast Fire Protection recognized by national organization http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/southeast-fire-protection-recognized-national-organization <div class="field-deck"> Houston, Texas company named AFSA Quality Contractor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Southeast Fire Protection of Houston, Texas has been awarded the American Fire Sprinkler Association's (AFSA) Quality Contractor recognition.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/southeast-fire-protection-recognized-national-organization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/southeast-fire-protection-recognized-national-organization#comments Fire Sprinklers Thu, 10 Nov 2016 19:43:00 +0000 430301 at http://contractormag.com AFSA announces schedule for 2017 Sprinkler System Planning School http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/afsa-announces-schedule-2017-sprinkler-system-planning-school <div class="field-deck"> Six training sessions expected to sell out quickly. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) announces the 2017 schedule for its popular Beginning Fire Sprinkler System Planning School. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/afsa-announces-schedule-2017-sprinkler-system-planning-school" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/training-opportunities/afsa-announces-schedule-2017-sprinkler-system-planning-school#comments Fire Sprinklers Training Opportunities Mon, 07 Nov 2016 20:12:00 +0000 430061 at http://contractormag.com Jonathan Offord wins national fire sprinkler competition http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/jonathan-offord-wins-national-fire-sprinkler-competition <div class="node-body article-body">Jonathan Offord took first place and a $5,000 cash prize at the American Fire Sprinkler Association's (AFSA) 23rd Annual National Apprentice Competition.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/jonathan-offord-wins-national-fire-sprinkler-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/jonathan-offord-wins-national-fire-sprinkler-competition#comments Fire Sprinklers Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:19:00 +0000 429561 at http://contractormag.com <p>Front Row (LtoR): Apprentice Competition Chairman Don Kaufman, Kaufman Fire Protection, Albuquerque, New Mexico; John Cowger, Rapid Fire Protection, Inc., Rapid City, South Dakota; Logan Moser, Mutual Sprinklers, Tyler, Texas; Donald Stone, Western Fire Protection, Inc., Poway, California. Back Row (LtoR): Thomas Adams, J.G. Tate Fire Protection Systems, Poway, California; Joseph Mientkiewicz, SimplexGrinnell, Rochester, New York;&nbsp; Gregory Schneider, Superior Fire Protection, Tulsa, Oklahoma;&nbsp; Jonathan Offord, Commonwealth Fire Protection, Leola, Pennsylvania.</p> Muncy receives 2016 Henry S. Parmelee Award http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/muncy-receives-2016-henry-s-parmelee-award <div class="field-deck"> AFSA President given association's top honor. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Throughout his 28-year career with the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA), Steve Muncy has consistently focused on the future of the automatic fire protection industry.</div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/muncy-receives-2016-henry-s-parmelee-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fire-sprinklers/muncy-receives-2016-henry-s-parmelee-award#comments Fire Sprinklers Mon, 03 Oct 2016 16:06:00 +0000 428181 at http://contractormag.com AFSA VSC Fire & Security, Inc. names Mike Meehan, President, and John McDonald, Chairman http://contractormag.com/management/vsc-fire-security-inc-names-mike-meehan-president-and-john-mcdonald-chairman <div class="field-deck"> Both are lifelong employees and started from the ground up as apprentice trainees. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VSC Fire & Security, Inc. announces that effective January 1st 2017 Mike Meehan will be named president and John McDonald chairman. </div> <p><a href="http://contractormag.com/management/vsc-fire-security-inc-names-mike-meehan-president-and-john-mcdonald-chairman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/management/vsc-fire-security-inc-names-mike-meehan-president-and-john-mcdonald-chairman#comments Fire Sprinklers Management Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:42:00 +0000 427811 at http://contractormag.com <p>Mike Meehan.</p>