Standpipe Systems

by Rick Alpert

Senior Fire Protection Engineer, Rick Alpert, recently published an article on standpipe systems in American Fire Protection Association’s publication, Sprinkler Age. Rick points out that while the requirements for standpipe systems are contained in the adopted building code and the installation requirements are contained within the referenced…

Transforming a Building Typology: Q+A with Don Kranbuehl

by Cat Brutvan

How did the design team help Wake Tech achieve their mission for this project? Wake Tech’s primary goal was to create a building to house heating and cooling equipment, but they also hoped to make it a place to teach students about building…