Sprinkler City – New Community Becomes First to Install Fire Sprinkler Systems in Every Home

Faced with building an entire community – jobs, parks, schools and residences – from the ground up, developer Brookfield Residential took an innovative approach to address an issue that could have ended the project before it began. The selected location in Alberta, Canada, was too far from the nearest fire department to be considered safe […]

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Joining CPVC and Steel in a Fire Sprinkler System

As the popularity of CPVC pipe in fire sprinkler systems grows, more installers are dealing with joining plastic piping to steel as part of new construction or retrofits. While BlazeMaster® Pipe and Fittings makes this relatively easy, the process does require installers to follow several safety procedures. Installers should follow the guidelines for hybrid systems […]

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New FBC™ System Compatible Program Product Finder App is Now Available

The Lubrizol CPVC team is proud to announce that the new FBC™ System Compatible Program Product Finder app is now available.  The app connects directly to the FBC System Compatible Program website and allows users to conveniently search for chemically compatible products by Category and Manufacturer. Lubrizol is consistently working to deliver a better experience […]

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5 Improvements to BlazeMaster® Fire Sprinkler Systems Online Installation Training

BlazeMaster Fire Sprinkler Systems Featuring Convenient, Online Installation Training Keeping the installer top of mind, Lubrizol and BlazeMaster Fire Sprinkler Systems is proud to announce a new and improved online installation training system. Featuring new functionalities and convenient sessions, contractors will now enjoy a new experience with endless benefits. To learn just how, see five […]

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Campus Fire Safety Bill Gets New Push

Seventeen years after a dormitory fire killed three students at Seton Hall University, New Jersey legislators are renewing their push to improve fire safety at colleges and universities nationwide. The bill, backed by U.S. Reps. Bill Pascrell Jr. and Donald Payne Jr. and U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, would create a competitive grant program that would […]

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Fire Sprinkler Systems Should Be A No-Brainer

A fire on January 28, 2015 in San Francisco left one dead and 60 tenants displaced. The building housed businesses and apartments and has become part of the argument about whether older buildings should be required to install fire sprinkler systems. While San Francisco mandates that all new and renovated apartment buildings, commercial structures and […]

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