Archive of: Fire Protection Engineering
Designing Modern Park Facilities: Part 1 of 3 Internal and External Building Components – The Unsung Heroes of Park FacilitiesThe National Recreation and Park Association (NPRA) estimate that Americans visit their local parks and recreation facilities an average of 29 times per year. Forest Park alone attracts 13 million visitors annually, and one-day events such as the Great Forest Park Balloon Race attracts thousands of visitors in a single day. With this type of high usage by the general public, it’s no wonder that park facilities, such as pavilions and comfort stations, can take a real beating and be the unfortunate targets of graffiti and other types of vandalism.
Ross & Baruzzini announces the addition of certified fire protection engineering services through the recent promotion of senior engineer Ben Brooks, PE. In this new role, Ben's focus will be on the development of the fire protection engineering discipline which will allow the firm to provide clients with even greater depth to current in-house engineering services.