Technical Writing

InterCode staff are published authors that have written a variety of technical documents, training manuals, reports, presentations, and informational articles for trade associations, manufacturers, and trade magazines. Below is a brief representation of some of the high-profile, top-tier companies and industries with whom InterCode has proudly worked.

 

  • "Changing Terminology for a Growing Firestop Industry” (co-authored with James Grisanzio) NFPA Journal, March/April, 1996

  • “Building Inspection Guidelines for Through Penetrations Firestopping and Elastomeric Joint Systems in Fire Resistance Rated Construction”, 1996, © International Firestop Council

  • “Penetrating Fire Barriers” (co-authored with Mark Jenssen), Facility Care magazine, June, 1998

  • “Firestopping is the Designer’s Responsibility”, PM Engineer magazine, March, 1999

  • “Fire Protection in Building Design: Where are we going?” The Fire Services Journal, Vol. III, No. I, 1999

  • “Fire Protection in Building Design: Where are we going?” The Fire Services Journal, Vol. III, No. I, 1999

  • “Fire and Smoke Control: Codes, Standards, and Techniques” (3-article interview series) Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering, July, August, and September, 2000

  • “Impact-Resistant Louvers: Understanding the New Code Requirements”, October 2006

  • “HVAC Fire Life Safety Study Guide - Level I Technician”, National Energy Management Institute, 2006-2008

  • “HVAC Fire Life Safety Study Guide - Level II Technician”, National Energy Management Institute, 2006-2008

  • “HVAC Fire Life Safety Study Guide - Level I Supervisor”, National Energy Management Institute, 2008-2009

  • “HVAC Fire Life Safety Study Guide - Level II Supervisor”, National Energy Management Institute, 2009-2010

  • Regular Contributor to “In Motion” Magazine, published quarterly by Construction Specifier

  • Technical contributor to 2006, 2009, 2012, 2015 International Building Code Commentary