Fire Protection

Sprinkler reaction valves. Fire protection engineering by William Tao and Associates, Inc.

WTA fire protection engineering designs are integrated seamlessly with architectural elements and historical context.  Systems include hydraulically calculated automatic sprinklers, standpipe systems, dry-pipe pre-action systems, and clean agent systems.  Experience with other fire safety issues includes HVAC system and smoke control, fire detection, alarm and communications, and emergency and exit sign lighting.  We design fully addressable state-of-the-art intelligent systems, smoke removal systems, and sprinkler systems integrated with a building management system.

Our designs incorporate nationally recognized fire protection codes including the International Building Code (IBC), NFPA 72 National Fire Alarm Code, and NFPA 101 Life Safety Code.

Data center clean agent fire suppression system for fire protection engineered by William Tao and Associates.
Floor control valve for fire protection system engineered by William Tao & Associates, Inc.
Sprinklers for fire protection system, engineering by William Tao & Associates.