April Chapter Meeting: Life Safety Fire and Smoke Dampers – “Protecting Duct & Air Transfer Openings”

April 16, 2019
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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Alamo Drafthouse Cinema - Park North
618 Northwest Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78216
https://drafthouse.com/theater/park-north
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MEETING ANNOUNCMENT!  - Alamo ASHRAE Chapter Monthly Meeting

 

Alamo ASHRAE Meeting Date:    Tuesday, April 16, 2019

 

Meeting Time:                   11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

 

Meeting Location:            Alamo Drafthouse Cinema - Park North
618 Northwest Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78216
https://drafthouse.com/theater/park-north

 

Registration & Payment:  Register online at https://alamoashrae.org/, find and use link for April 16th meeting.

 

Presentation Subject:    Life Safety Fire and Smoke Dampers – “Protecting Duct & Air Transfer Openings”

 

Guest Speaker:                 Mr. Alex Talwar

                                       Application Engineer for Commercial Dampers, Greenheck

 

Speaker:  Alex Talwar has been with Greenheck for 5 years, where he has spent 4 ½ years as a Product Development Engineer and supervisor of the Damper Test Lab.  Alex possesses a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Physics from The University of Michigan (’06). He is also an active member of ASHRAE, NFPA, and various AMCA committees.  Alex grew up in Brighton, England, before moving with his family to Farmington Hills, Michigan in 1992. He currently lives in Wausau, Wisconsin with his wife, Cassie, and two sons, Liam (4) and Calvin (2).  Alex will be presenting on Life-Safety dampers at the Alamo ASHRAE Chapter meeting on April 16th.  Presentation is outlined below.

 

 

Life-Safety Damper Technical Presentation Summary

 

  1. Life-Safety Damper Overview

                                  -            Categories of Life-Safety Dampers

                                  -            Applications

                                  -            Test Standards

  1. Specification & Testing Requirements

                                  -            Fire Dampers

                                  -            Smoke Dampers

                                  -            Ceiling Dampers

  1. Code Requirements (2018 IBC)
  2. Installation Requirements

                                  -            Traditional Installations

                                  -            Installation Variations

  1. Damper Maintenance Requirements (NFPA 80 & 105)
  2. Questions and Answers

Tickets

$25.00 Regular Meeting Ticket
$30.00 after 12:00 pm April 15

$30.00 Non-Member Ticket
$35.00 after 12:00 pm April 15

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MEETING ANNOUNCMENT! - Alamo ASHRAE Chapter Monthly Meeting

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