May 17, 2019 NCN-SFPE Monthly Meeting

Friday, May-17-2019 11:30 AM-Friday, May-17-2019 01:30 PM
Hayward Fire Department
777 B Street, Hayward, 94541, CA, United States
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Please join us on May 17th, 2019 for the meeting and luncheon.

Hayward Fire Department

777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541

Conference Room 2A, 2nd Floor of City Hall Building 

This is just across the street from Hayward BART.


What's new in CPVC Pipe, Fittings--Spears FlameGuard


Will Fassler  –   Technical Representative for Spears Manufacturing

Since 2012, Will Fassler has been the Spears Manufacturing Company Technical Service Representative for the full range of Spears PVC & CPVC valves fittings, solvent-cements, and  pipe for many applications—including FlameGuard CPVC for automatic fire sprinkler systems.  Technical services include answers to technical questions, educational seminars, installer training classes, inspector training classes,  site visits, and liaison to Spears inside tech & engineering services.  His experience in the plastic pipe & fittings industry dates to 1984.

Below appear topics covered in the FlameGuard engineering presentation:

  • CPVC advantages
  • Installer training
  • CPVC features & benefits
  • Standards & ratings
  • Listings & approvals
  • Approved applications
  • Typical applications
  • Use with other manufacturers’ products
  • Product identification
  • Requirements unique to CPVC
  • Special installations
  • Hangers & supports
  • Pipe bending & deflection
  • CPVC thermal dynamics
  • System risers
  • Underground fire service lines
  • Incompatible materials
  • Project documents

  • 11:30am Check-in & Networking
  • 12:00pm Lunch
  • 12:30pm-1:15pm Presentation
  • 1:15pm Program Chair adjourns meeting

Member:  $45.00     Non-Member: $50.00

$10.00 discount if you register before Monday, May 13th! Register at

As always, we look forward to your participation and attendance at this month’s local Chapter event.