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AFSA Announces Senior Management Changes

DALLAS – The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) has announced a trio of staff promotions effective immediately. Roland Huggins, PE, will become Senior Vice President of Engineering & Technical Services; Marlene Garrett, CMP, will be elevated to Vice President of Meetings …


AFSA Announces Corrosion Webinar January 19

DALLAS, TX – On January 19, 2017, at 11:00 AM CST, the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) will present a webinar entitled Design Strategies for Corrosion Control in Fire Sprinkler Systems.  There are multiple options available to remediate corrosion-related pipe failures in existing …


AFSA breaks records at its 35th Annual Convention & Exhibition

DALLAS – This year, the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) celebrated a fantastic year at its 35th Annual Convention and Exhibition. Over 1,250 fire sprinkler contractors, manufacturers, suppliers, architects, Authorities Having Jurisdiction, and other industry professionals flocked to Nashville September 14-17, the largest …


AFSA Announces Presidential Succession

Dallas, TX – The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA), the nation’s largest fire sprinkler industry organization, announces that Steve A. Muncy, CAE is retiring as president effective December 31, 2016, and the board of directors have unanimously voted to appoint …


AFSA Announces Schedule for 2017 Sprinkler System Planning Schools

DALLAS – The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) announces the 2017 schedule for its popular Beginning Fire Sprinkler System Planning School. Six 2017 sessions have been scheduled for January 9-20, February 27 – March 10, April 24 – May 5, …


Jonathan Offord Wins National Competition

DALLAS, TX – Jonathan Offord, a fire sprinkler fitter apprentice with Commonwealth Fire Protection in Leola, Pennsylvania, took first place and a $5,000 cash prize at the American Fire Sprinkler Association’s (AFSA) 23rd Annual National Apprentice Competition. The contest was a featured …


Carolina Fire Protection Recognized by National Organization

DALLAS – Carolina Fire Protection of Dunn, North Carolina has been awarded the American Fire Sprinkler Association’s (AFSA) Quality Contractor recognition, a program recognizing fire protection companies that exhibit the highest commitment to corporate responsibility and standards. “We are really excited about …


Muncy Receives 2016 Henry S. Parmelee Award

DALLAS – Throughout his 28-year career with the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA), Steve Muncy has consistently focused on the future of the automatic fire protection industry. This year the AFSA President was honored with the 2016 Henry S. Parmelee Award …


Winners of AFSA’s 2016 Second Chance Scholarship Announced

DALLAS – The American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) is pleased to offer assistance, through its online scholarship program,, to five lucky students as they pursue their higher education goals. These national winners of the AFSA Second Chance Scholarship were randomly selected …


AFSA is now on Instagram!

DALLAS – Now you can follow the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA) on Instagram for photos of association members across the nation. AFSA already has a strong presence on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn, and with the addition of Instagram hopes to reach even more …


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