Major Changes in the 2014 Edition of NFPA 25 Chapter 14: Assessing the Internal Condition of Piping for Water-Based Fire Protection Systems
Monday, October 20, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT
NFPA 25: Standard for the Inspection, Testing and Maintenance of
Water-based Fire Protection Systems, has undergone significant changes
as a result of the latest code revision cycle. This webinar, the first
in a series to examine major changes in the 2014 edition of NFPA 25,
focuses on updated requirements in Chapter 14, now called Assessment of
Internal Condition of Piping.
Who Should Attend: Facility directors, building owners, consulting engineers, Authorities
Having Jurisdiction (AHJs), and other professionals involved with
inspection, testing and maintenance of water-based fire protection
What You'll Learn:
The differences between an internal inspection and an assessment of the internal condition of sprinkler system piping.
The different types of corrosion and how each can affect the condition of a fire protection system.
The multiple methods for performing an assessment, outlined in Annex A.
How to decide the appropriate method for performing an assessment of the internal condition of sprinkler system piping.
What a laboratory analysis of water samples report indicates.
A Certificate of Attendance Will Be Issued to All Participants.
Terry Victor, National Manager of Sprinkler Business Processes at Tyco SimplexGrinnell, has over 40 years of technical experience in the sprinkler industry. He serves on various industry boards, including a multitude of NFPA technical committees as well as key NFSA committees.
Josh Tihen, Corrosion Solutions Product Manager at
Potter Electric Signal Company. A chemical engineer, he is a member of
the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, the American Chemical
Society, and the National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE),
serving on its Building Fire Protection Systems Corrosion Committee.