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ECS to Exhibit at AFSA 37 Annual Convention

Posted by Jennifer Combs on Sep 25, 2018 8:15:00 AM

Engineered Corrosion Solutions will be exhibiting at the AFSA 37 Annual Convention, Exhibition & Apprentice Competition in Washington D.C.

American Fire Safety Association annual convention (37) logoThe annual convention and exhibition spans 4 days filled with 48 seminars. The exhibition portion starts Tuesday, October 2 through Wednesday, October 3. 

The ECS team will be at booth # 232 showcasing wall mount nitrogen generators, automatic air vents, and corrosion monitoring solutions. 

Topics you can discuss with ECS engineers

  • Code updates for the fire sprinkler industry
  • Nitrogen generator case studies for cold storage freezer applications
  • Removing trapped air from wet pipe sprinkler systems
  • Corrosion management best practices

National Apprentice Competition

Don’t miss out on this year’s National Apprentice Competition! The audience viewing is Wednesday, October 3rd from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Seven (7) apprentices have advanced to this national competition where they will cut, thread, and install a miniature steel and plastic pipe system. For the first time the apprentices will get hands-on experience installing an ECS Ejector Automatic Air Vent (PAV-W), recognizing the new NFPA 13 requirement of a venting device on all wet pipe sprinkler systems.

The FM approved PAV-W has a patented redundant design to remove trapped gas and control corrosion. Additional features include:

  • No plumbing to drain
  • Lowest clear height
  • No hanger needed
  • Only vent with visual inspection from the ground

ECS Booth #232:

Tuesday, October 2 – 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 3 – 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Schedule a time to meet with the ECS team:

 

Jennifer Combs

Written by Jennifer Combs

Marketing Manager