100 episodes

Fire Code Tech explores all facets of fire protection. The host, Gus Gagliardi, is a fire protection engineer who interviews individuals with careers ranging from forensics to fire safety research. Topics discussed on the podcast include professional development, engineering, technology codes and standards, industry trends, design and more.

Fire Code Tech Gus Gagliardi

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    • 4.9 • 15 Ratings

Fire Code Tech explores all facets of fire protection. The host, Gus Gagliardi, is a fire protection engineer who interviews individuals with careers ranging from forensics to fire safety research. Topics discussed on the podcast include professional development, engineering, technology codes and standards, industry trends, design and more.

    66: Hazardous Materials with Melinda Amador

    66: Hazardous Materials with Melinda Amador

    Melinda Amador is a chemical engineer with profesional expertise in hazardous materials, consulting, and codes and standards. Episode 66 details topics like use and risk profiles, management of change, NFPA 420. Don't miss out on Melinda's advice for dealing with those pesky hazardous materials inventory statements. 
     
    How did you find fire and life safety 0:00
    Tell the listeners a bit more about your professional rolls? 3:45
    Speak to NFPA 420 and the resources the people can find in the standard 8:10
    Describe how the lifecycle of the hazardous materials plays a role in protection 17:00
    What kind of process do you follow for determining protection for hazardous materials 24:00
    Would you speak to your involvement in the NFPA standards creation? 33:30
    What resources would you recommend to professionals in regards to hazardous materials? 42:00
    What trends do you see in the industry? 49:00
     
    Perry's Checmical Engineering Handbook
    https://www.amazon.com/Perrys-Chemical-Engineers-Handbook-Eighth/dp/0071422943

    • 56 min
    65: Entrepreneurship and Consulting with Kelsey Longmoore

    65: Entrepreneurship and Consulting with Kelsey Longmoore

    Kelsey joins us again to give a career update and speak to her endeavors as an entrepreneur in life safety. Tune in to hear an update about Kilo Lima Code Community,  life safety consulting, and many big ideas on content creation for fire safety!

    • 50 min
    48: Solocast Warehouse Fires

    48: Solocast Warehouse Fires

    Warehouse fires have been a trending topic in 2022. Tune into this episode to hear about ignition sources for warehouse fires, hazards, and a historic fire recap. 

    • 7 min
    64: FPE Design, Revit, and Mentorship with Matt King

    64: FPE Design, Revit, and Mentorship with Matt King

    Episode 64 of Fire Code Tech covers a conversation with Matt King on a variety of topics pertaining to his career in the AEC industry. Matt gives insight from his early career learning curve and offers advice for other professionals looking to stay sharp. 
     
    American Society of Safety Professionals
    https://www.assp.org/
     

    • 46 min
    47: Solocast Dry Pipe Systems

    47: Solocast Dry Pipe Systems

    Freeze protection is always a challenge in fire sprinkler coverage. Dry pipe systems are a very common means of sprinkler protection for spaces that are not heated. This episode seeks to explore codes, standards, system components, definitions, advantages, and the many disadvantages of dry pipe systems. 

    • 48 min
    63: Industrial Fire Safety with Jeff Moore

    63: Industrial Fire Safety with Jeff Moore

    Jeff Moore is a FPE with 40+ years of experience in fire and life safety. Historic fires, fire safety publications, and career lessons learned are all discussed on this interview episode.
     
     
    Industrial Fire Contro Concepts: 
    https://www.amazon.com/Industrial-Fire-Control-Concepts-Protection-dp-1737962209/dp/1737962209/ref=mt_other?_encoding=UTF8&me=&qid=
     
    51 Conversations with the Wise Old Fire Protection Engineer: 
    https://www.amazon.com/Conversations-Wise-Fire-Protection-Engineer/dp/1737962292/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1T0VUHI7YWOI4&keywords=wise+old+fire+protection&qid=1665358522&qu=eyJxc2MiOiIwLjk3IiwicXNhIjoiMC4wMCIsInFzcCI6IjAuMDAifQ%3D%3D&s=books&sprefix=wise+old+fire+protection%2Cstripbooks%2C100&sr=1-1
     
     
    Firemark Consulting: 
    http://firemarkconsulting.com/
     
     

    • 52 min

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