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Mid-Rise Combustible Buildings in Canada

  • Tuesday, December 10, 2013
  • 11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Toronto Board of Trade, First Canadian Place, 100 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario

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Pre-paid tickets will be available until Friday, December 6th, 2013!
Registration is closed

SPEAKER:

Randal G. Brown, P.Eng., PE, FSFPE
President
Randal Brown & Associates Engineering Ltd.

Randal G. Brown is the President of Randal Brown & Associates Engineering Ltd. and has been President of the firm since 1984. Randy chaired the National Research Council Task Group on Mid-Rise Combustible Construction and is currently Vice-Chair of the Standing Committee on Fire Protection. Mr. Brown is a designated Consulting Engineer in Ontario as well as a registered Professional Engineer. In addition to the National Building Code Committees, Mr. Brown is also a member of the NFPA 14 “Standard for the Installation of Standpipe and Hose Systems”, and the SFPE Standards Making Committee on Calculating Fire Exposures to Structures and the SFPE Guide for Fire Safety in Very Tall Buildings.

SYNOPSIS:

This presentation will discuss the proposed changes in the National Building Code of Canada for six storey mid-rise combustible structures and the Ontario Building Code changes for wood structures. This presentation will address the life safety and fire prevention features being proposed to be incorporated in six storey combustible structures in addition to the building design elements as well as the safety features being proposed in the National Fire Code for protection during construction.

ITINERARY:

11:45 AM to 12:00 PM Reception
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM to 1:15 PM Corporate Recognition
1:15 PM to 2:15 PM Presentation

DRESS CODE:

Business Attire or Jacket and Tie

MEETING NOTICE:

For a printer friendly copy of our event, please see our meeting notice.

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