Alfred Miller Contracting partners to host PFPNet Fireproofing Seminar in Houston
HOUSTON — Alfred Miller Contracting (AMC) recently partnered with PFPNet, a nonprofit industry-funded organization focused on raising competency and standards in the area of fireproofing and all forms of passive fire protection (PFP) for the hydrocarbon and industrial sectors, to hold a one-day seminar for industry leaders in Houston. The event provided a forum for PFPNet to give an update on its activities and hear about what guidance, standards, specifications and training the fireproofing industry needs.
Presented by top industry experts, the following was covered during the seminar:
- The use of three-sided protection of structural beams
- How to understand testing and certification for selecting the right material
- New test standards for high-heat jet loading and fire testing of valve fire protections
- Specifications to identify the durability requirements for fireproofing
AMC hosted the “Whiskey Waterin’ Hole” cocktail social for attendees following the event, featuring fine Texas whiskey tastings.