Thursday, May 15, 2014

Upcoming events! 

October 19, 2016: Updates to UFC 3-600-01

November 2, 2016: Changes to NFPA 13 2016 and re-organization of NFPA 13 for the 2016 edition

December 15, 2016: Harmonizing NFPA 13 and NFPA 96 for the Protection of Hoods and Ducts

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Past Events:
June 8, 216: Annual Meeting and Student Presentations

April 19, 2016: Joint Technical Training Day

May 4, 2016: Annual Golf Tournament

February 4. 2016: Nitrogren Wet and Dry Systems

January 7, 2016: Updates to NFPA 13

November 4, 2015: Case Study of Sprinkler Performance in 1984 Great Adventure Fire

Sept 30, 2015:Hybrid Special Hazards

June 2, 2015: Annual Meeting and Student Presentations

May 6, 2015 Annual Golf Tournament

April 16, 2015: Improving Fire Safety in Bangladesh Garment Factories

March 11, 2015: Updates on Antifreeze Systems

February 24, 2015: Advances in Fire Protection Systems in East Africa

January 7, 2015: Flexible Sprinkler Fitting Systems

November 5, 2014: Accounting for the Occupant in Fire Safety Design

Oct 7, 2014: Reliable Valve Trailer and Presentation

June 5, 2014: Annual Meeting and Student Presentations

May 7, 2014: 21st Annual Golf Tournament

April 2, 2014: Fire Door Systems Code Compliance

March 4, 2014: Thin Film Intumescent Coating Fire Protection

February 6, 2014: Wireless Fire Alarm Systems

January 8, 2014: Performance and Reliability of Active and Passive Fire Protection Systems

November 6, 2013: Corrosion Solutions in Sprinkler Systems

October 9, 2013: Flammability Characterization of Warehouse Commodities

September 7, 2013: SFPE Annual Crab Feast and Picnic

May 22, 2013: SFPE Annual Chapter Meeting and Student Presentations

May 1, 2013: 20th Annual Golf Tournmanet

April 17, 2013: SFPE Fire Service Considerations

February 20, 2013: Key Changes to NFPA72 for the 2010 Edition

January 16, 2013: Advanced Technologies in Clean Agent and Special Hazard Systems

December 5, 2012: Technical Meeting-Performance Modeling and Acoustical Design Criteria for Intelligibility

September 8, 2012: Annual SFPE Chesapeake Chapter Crab Feast and Picnic.

July 19, 2012: Tyco Fire XChange Trailer: Fire Technology on the Move.

June 27, 2012: June Technical Meeting: Seismic Restraints for Fire Protection Equipment

May 29, 2012: Annual SFPE Meeting and Student Presentations.

SFPE 2014 Golf Tournament

FORE! We had great weather for at least the first 75% of the 21st Annual SFPE Golf Outing. It was held at the Glenn Dale Golf Course on Wednesday May 7, 2014. We raised money to support the Fire Center at the University of Maryland! Special thanks to Vince Fitzpatrick for once again planning and organizing the golf tournament!


The following are the results from the 2014 SFPE Golf Tournament:
 

Ladies Longest Drive – Maria Marks
Men’s Longest Drive – Tom Layton
Closest to the Pin #5 – Luis Feliciano
Closest to the Pin#12 – George Seuss

1St Place Team – 61 Won on 2nd playoff hole

                Emerson Stidham
                Don Traft
                Guy Hornig
                Brian Ellenberger




Matt Smith at the Rainy 2011 Event!

Thursday, March 1, 2012

2012 SFPE Golf Outing

FORE!  We had great weather for the 19th Annual SFPE Golf Outing. It was held at the Glenn Dale Golf Course on Wednesday May 2, 2012.  We raised $5000 to support the Fire Center at the University of Maryland!  Special thanks to Vince Fitzpatrick for once again planning and organizing the golf tournament!


Friday, August 6, 2010


We now offer Continuing Education PDH Credits for chapter meeting & event attendance!
In response to the Commonwealth of Virginia's modification to their PE Licensing renewal process which now requires proof of continuing education, the Chesapeake Chapter is now able to offer PDH ("Professional Development Hour") type credits for attendance at technical chapter meetings and events!  These credits will be applicable for use in both Virginia and West Virginia's PE Licensing renewal process in full compliance with these local State's Licensing Boards' continuing education requirements.  Advanced registration and attendance at the full meeting/event will be required to receive an official Certificate of Completion from the Chesapeake Chapter.  All meetings that qualify for PDH credits will be noted on the website.