Tyco Fire Protection Products’ Senior Fellow for Water Fire Protection, James Golinveaux has delivered a series of seminars focussing on sprinkler solutions for mixed-use commercial facilities, including retail, office, hotel and leisure spaces. James, who has 30 years' experience in the fire protection industry, holds 12 US Patents in Automatic Sprinkler Technologies. His role applies his global experience in the fire protection industry to developing advancements in water-based fire protection systems and devices. James is also a member of the NFPA Standards Council and in the past has been a member of the Board of Trustees for the Fire Protection Research Foundation, as well as many other Committees, including the Factory Mutual Advisory, AFSA, NFSA and the International Fire Sprinkler Association.
Presenting to audiences totalling 170 people across the Nordic region in Europe, James and his team visited Copenhagen in Denmark, Helsinki in Finland, Oslo in Norway and Stockholm in Sweden.
James’ presentations included an expansive overview of sprinkler testing and global standards including and outline of changes to FM Global’s
This seminars series also included an overview of Tyco AquaMist, Water Mist solutions for commercial spaces including its Ultra Low Frequency products. Applications for ULF Water Mist in commercial spaces include protection for machinery spaces such as escalator rooms in retail malls, as well as protecting office-based archive spaces, with reductions in space requirements from sprinkler systems mong other benefits.