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International Fire Sprinkler Demand Explained

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International Fire Sprinkler Demand“Fire Sprinklers and the International Market – Demand Growing in 2010” authored by Telgian executive Chairman Russ Leavitt, was recently featured in Sprinkler Age magazine. Since 1981, the magazine has been dedicated to the advancement of the fire protection industry through education of its members and the promotion of the use of automatic fire sprinkler systems. Leavitt’s international fire sprinkler demand article is the latest in a long series of authored works by this fire protection industry leader.

With over 30 years of fire protection industry experience in the US and abroad, Leavitt is uniquely qualified to address international fire sprinkler demand. Leavitt has conducted seminars for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) in Saudi Arabia, the Netherlands, Germany, and Qatar, as well as throughout the USA.

In addition to “Fire Sprinklers and the International Market – Demand Growing in 2010,” Leavitt has also authored numerous articles and training materials such as the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) Beginning Inspector Training Program and the AFSA Online Hydraulics Training Program.  As well, he is a major contributor to several NFPA Handbooks and has served as the subject matter expert for numerous NFPA live and online training programs.

Levitt is a member of the Board of Directors for NFPA, the Chair of the NFPA 13 Technical Committee for Fire Sprinkler System Discharge Criteria and a Principal Member of the NFPA Technical Committee for Installation, as well as a Principal Member of NFPA 3, 4, and 25.

Learn more at Sprinkler Age magazine.

About Telgian Holdings, Inc.

Since 1985, Telgian has provided innovative fire, security and life safety systems testing, inspections and maintenance, consulting and engineering / design services. Telgian is a trusted partner to companies around the globe, providing solutions throughout the US and abroad keeping facilities safe, compliant and on budget. We offer clients innovative, single-source solutions for fire protection, security and life safety needs through our two focused business units: Telgian Engineering & Consulting and Telgian Fire Safety. 

Telgian’s industry-leading experts are also active in global code development organizations, as well as industry-leading organizations such as NFPA, SFPE and ICC. Click for additional details about Telgian’s expertise, committee memberships, and qualifications.

Media and Interview Inquiries:

Susan McNeill, Telgian Holdings, Inc.



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