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DULUTH, GA – JULY 25, 2003 – Dale Hansen, P.E., Senior Fire Protection Engineer and Project Manager with Harrington Group, Inc., was recently elected to the position of Treasurer for the Southeastern Chapter of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE). Mr. Hansen’s commitment as a leader of this professional organization complements his years of […]
DULUTH, GA – MARCH 24, 2003 – James M. Rucci, P.E., Executive Vice President and Senior Fire Protection Engineer of Harrington Group, Inc., has been appointed Chairman of the Technical Committee on Carbon Dioxide by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). The Committee on Carbon Dioxide is responsible for writing NFPA 12, Standard on Carbon […]
DULUTH, GA – MARCH 24, 2003 – Harrington Group, Inc. (Harrington Group) proudly announces the registration of Dale Hansen, P.E., as a Professional Engineer in the State of Georgia. Mr. Hansen earned a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Brigham Young University in 1996, and joined Harrington Group in 2001 as a Fire Protection Consultant. […]
March 2002 – Fire Protection Engineer, Jeff Harrington, was one of three persons asked to perform a peer review of a report written by Robert Wickham for the Halon Alternatives Research Corporation. The USEPA-sponsored report, “Status of Industry Efforts to Replace Halon Fire Extinguishing Agents”, denotes the progress that government and industry are making to […]
January 2003 – Jeff Harrington and Jim Rucci were appointed to write the chapter on “Special Hazard Systems” for the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) Professional Engineer Exam Review Manual.
March 2002 – Fire Protection Engineer, Jeff Harrington, was interviewed by Ann Freestone, author of “Finding a Halon Alternative”. The article was published in the March/April issue of NFPA Journal. As Chair of the NFPA 2001 Halon Alternative Committee, Jeff gave current, hands-on information and was quoted numerous times in the article. View this article […]
By Jeff Harrington, CEO and Founder of Harrington Group, Inc. More failures! That is the future trend we are guaranteeing today for our building fire safety solutions. Quality Control! This is what we must do better to mitigate this dangerous trend. The quality control I am focusing on in this article is that needed among […]
January 2002 – Fire Protection Engineer, Jeff Harrington, was the guest presenter at the Charlotte, North Carolina Chapter of the Construction Specifications Institute. Jeff’s presentation addressed the opportunities and challenges of performance-based fire codes.
By Jeff Harrington, CEO and Founder of Harrington Group, Inc. October 1997 Part 1 of this series provided an overview of the confusing and possibly fallible code requirements regarding smoke venting in sprinklered buildings used for storage of goods. I tried to stir up a little controversy for these fire safety solutions and maybe even […]
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