Fire Protection Engineering
We work to reduce the risk of fire to protect life and property.
Our fire protection engineering staff consists of individuals who have received specialized education and training in the field of fire protection engineering. We have extensive knowledge of building codes, fire codes and standards, fire alarm systems, special hazard systems, fire suppression systems, mass notifications systems, performance-based design, third-party review services, risk assessment, fire modeling and litigation support.
Our Fire Protection Engineers have all earned specialized Bachelor of Science degrees in Fire Protection Engineering.
- Fire Alarm System Testing
- Facility Fire System Programming
- Code Reviews
- Life Safety Audits
- Fire Protection Master Plan Development
- Performance-based Design
- Fire Science Applications & Research
Alex Holbrook, PE, LEED AP
Chris Butts, PE, SET, CFPS
Pond's Bryan Schroeder, Director of Virtual Design and Construction, discusses the importance of Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) in the Fall 2017 issue of Ingenuity Magazine. Virtual Design and Construction examines VCD technology and how Building Information...
Pond and our Director of Fire Protection Engineering, Chris Butts, was proud to host Georgia State Fire Marshal Dwayne Garriss and Public Safety Educator Karla Richter. Garriss and Richter met with Pond engineers and architects to discuss how the State Fire Marshal’s...
Discipline Director and registered Fire Protection Engineer (PE) Chris Butts writes about code revisions and updates for fire protection engineers in the September-October issue of The Military Engineer. In his article, "New Requirements of Fire Protection Engineers,"...