In this series we introduce smoke control systems. What types of systems exist? Where do we use them? When are they required? What methods to we use to manage smoke? We introduce all of these concepts in this 6-part, 1-hour series.

Our objectives include:

  1. Become familiar with what a smoke control system is.
  2. Understand when smoke control systems are required, and when they are commonly voluntarily provided.
  3. Understand the purpose behind providing smoke control systems.

SM001 - 2023 - 1.0 HOUR



David Stacy, PE

Principal & Founder at Performance Based Fire Protection Engineering, PLLC | Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
David Stacy, the Principal & Founder of Performance Based Fire Protection Engineering, PLLC with extensive experience in the fire protection field. His specialized expertise lies in computational modeling, which serves as the cornerstone of his successful consulting firm.

David is highly regarded within the fire protection field and has made significant contributions to the advancement of computer fire modeling. His expertise has been showcased through presentations at national conferences organized by the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). These presentations have focused on the latest developments and advancements in the field, highlighting David's commitment to staying at the forefront of emerging technologies and methodologies. His active involvement in industry conferences underscores his dedication to continuous learning and his desire to drive innovation in fire protection engineering.

David Stacy's extensive experience, niche skill set, and active involvement in professional organizations make him a respected figure in the fire protection industry. Through his leadership and innovative approach, he continues to drive Performance Based Fire Protection Engineering, PLLC towards excellence, ensuring optimal fire protection solutions for their clients.