This month’s cover story comes from Christopher Culp, PE, CET, the director of fire and life safety and a principal at Henderson Engineers. Hedelves into the importance of inspection, testing and maintenance to ensure that sprinkler systems are healthy and functional at all times, anddiscusses the value of remote ITM and automated ITM to achieve this.
No matter the building status, ITM is absolutely essential to ensure sprinkler systems are healthy and functional at all times. However, when buildings are vacant and a pandemic restricts travel, creative ideas must be considered.
Keep up-to-date on placement and maintenance of emergency eyewash equipment, as well as the newest trends and technologies. Evaluate whether your equipment is effectively optimizing the best protection for its employees and occupants.
The commissioning and integrated testing of a building’s fire protection and life safety systems benefit the building owner and its occupants by validating the intended system design, installation, performance and operation.