Warehousing, storage, large distribution warehouses, big box retailers, and storage facilities are becoming increasingly common with the advent of online …Read more >>
Below are articles and presentations authored by John P. Stoppi Jr. The topics range from fire and life safety, building construction, site inspections, and more. If you have an idea for an article or presentation that you would like to see, please contact me with requests.
Introduction The most common fire protection systems, other than fire sprinkler systems, are fire alarm systems. Unfortunately, there is probably …Read more >>
One of the more confusing aspects of the IBC (The International Code Council, 2014) and one of the most common questions …Read more >>
Throughout most of the United States, the model code used for residential design and construction is the International Residential Code …Read more >>
Of all building features for new medium sized building projects or for renovation projects, the question on whether or not …Read more >>
You’ve gotten your engineering (or engineering technology) degree(s). You’ve worked for an engineering firm, governmental agency, or in some other …Read more >>
Code consulting and code enforcement certainly are not activities that are strictly limited to the arena of fire protection engineering. …Read more >>