Header image  
a nonprofit educational organization affiliated with

the fire sprinkler industry

  [ HOME ] 
Audio Seminar  - [purchase this seminar ]   Speaker


Residential Sprinkler Application

90 minutes - Originally Presented August 2007

CEUs = 0.15 / CPDs = 1.5 (CEUs/CPDs are OPTIONAL)

This seminar covers the current specific listings/approvals of residential sprinklers within NFPA13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, NFPA 13D, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One- and Two-Family Dwellings, and NFPA 13R, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Residential Occupancies Up To and Including Four Stories in Height. Issues such as the new UL test protocol for sloped ceiling applications are discussed in addition to specific applications such as beamed flat ceilings to beamed sloped, Preaction Dry Residential, Dry CPVC for residential systems.

To sample the audio presentation, download the following file.

Download Audio for Slides 1 through 26 (mp3) sample the audio





James Golinveaux
Golinveaux's areas of of interest include research, design and applications of automatic fire sprinklers as well as their history. With over 23 years of experience in the fire protection industry, Golinveaux is Senior Vice President of Research and Development for Tyco Fire and Building Products. In addition to the support to the industry through his numerous NFPA technical committee memberships (13, 88A, 101, and 5000), Golinveaux has also contributed his time as a presenter for multiple national education seminars sponsored by organizations. He has authored many technical papers, as well as being a subject matter expert for the 19th edition of the Fire Protection Handbook and contributed to editorial text for the 2002 NFPA 13 Handbook.