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Recap: A Fire Sprinkler Industry Training Course on Cold Storage Applications

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This past winter the General Air Products Fire Sprinkler Training Facility turned its focus on the fundamentals of cold storage applications when it comes to fire sprinkler systems. This two-day course was built specifically with facility managers and installation & service contractors in mind – giving them an updated overview on equipment options and best practices for fire protection in freezer rooms and cold storage applications. Day one had two separate training sessions: The first was presented by Bryan Berkley from Viking Supply Net, who spent time going over cold storage pre-action systems, focusing on how sprinkler systems are designed […]

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Recap: Tailored Training for Fire Sprinkler Industry Engineers and Designers

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This past fall, the Fire Sprinkler System Training Center at General Air Products opened its doors to fire protection engineers and designers for a hands-on training course tailored specifically to them. Over two days in November, our Exton, PA facility was bustling with engineers and designers who had gathered for both classroom discussions and live equipment exercises in the equipment lab with a variety of fire sprinkler industry professionals ready to share their expertise. The first day of training was jam-packed with sessions, starting with Fire Pumps 101, presented by Scott Monroe from Ferguson Fire & Fabrication. Scott discussed all […]

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Recap: A Training Session Just for Fire Sprinkler Industry Newcomers!

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One of the most exciting training courses we’ve hosted at the Fire Sprinkler Training Center at General Air Products thus far was Fire Sprinkler Training for Newcomers to the Industry held in February 2020. Open to any and all industry staffers who needed an understanding of field work, assistants becoming technicians in their own right, and employees getting their start at a job site; registration for this course filled up quickly as people looked for a course that covered all the basics. This one-day intensive did just that. To make sure our newcomers course gave participants a true overview of […]

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