Simon Ouellette
Simon Ouellette
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Simon Ouellette is Engineering Services Supervisor at Victaulic.

Storage sprinkler design: a historical perspective – Part 2

In the 1980s FM led the development of another new technology: early suppression fast response (ESFR) sprinklers. This new class of sprinkler was developed to ensure a higher ADD than RDD, while providing hazard protection with cartoned plastic commodity storage…

Storage sprinkler design: a historical perspective – Part 1

The automatic sprinkler system is the most commonly used fire protection system for industrial and commercial occupancies. Sprinkler systems were first employed in the early 20th Century to protect the equipment and textile goods stored in multi-story textile mills. Ceilings…

Suspended ceilings – the risks of improper sprinkler head alignment

Suspended ceilings – or false ceilings as they are sometimes referred to – are a common sight in both commercial and industrial settings across the globe. This article addresses the unique fire protection challenges they can pose, explaining the safety…

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