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 2017 Gold Chapter Excellence Award
The objectives of the TVSFPE are to advance the science and practice of fire protection engineering and its allied fields, to maintain a high professional and ethical standing among its members, and to foster fire protection education.

The Tennessee Valley Chapter has been recognized and received the Award for Chapter Excellence (ACE) the following years:

2017        Gold
2016        Gold
2015        Gold
2014        Gold
2013        Gold
2012        Gold
2011        Gold
2010        Gold
  2007 Bronze
 2006 Silver
  2005 Bronze

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2018 Meeting Schedule

*2018 Annual Seminar is Open For Registration*


Date:  April 12th
Time:  Social 5:00, Dinner 6:00
Location: Calhoun's at Bearden Hill
Speaker: Tristan Mackintosh
Topic: SAFESPILL Systems

TVSFPE Spring Seminar
Date:  May 8th-9th, 2018
Location: Bearden Banquet Hall
Registration is OPEN. See 2018 Flyer or Register Here!

Date:  May 17th, 2018
Time:  6:00 - 8:00 PM
Spring Picnic - Strike and Spare Family Bowl
213 Hayfield Rd, Knoxville, TN 37922

Date: September 13th, 2018
Time:  Social 5:00, Dinner 6:00
Location:  Calhoun's at Bearden Hill
Speaker: South Tek Systems
Topic: Nitrogen Generators and Other Corrosion Inhibiting Systems

Date: October 11th, 2018
Time:  Social 5:00, Dinner 6:00
Location:  Calhoun's at Bearden Hill
Speaker: Karl Wiegand
Topic: Thermal Expansion in Wet Pipe Systems

Date: November 8th, 2018
Time:  Social 5:00, Dinner 6:00
Location:  Calhoun's at Bearden Hill
Speaker: TBD
Topic: TBD

TVSFPE is an IRS 501(c)(3) organization. As such, donations are tax deductible to the extent allowable by IRS guidelines.
The following persons/organizations have made contributions within the last year to the TVSFPE Chapter.
Platinum ( $2000)
Tom Christman
Jeff & Lisa Sipes
   Tish & Jim Begley
Gold ($1000-$1999)
Fire and Material Research Lab LLC
   Dr. Elizabeth Buc, Principal
Dr. Dave Icove
Anonymous/UT-B ORNL
Anonymous/UT-B ORNL

Silver ($500-$999)
Harvey Goranson
Jim Landmesser, Sr.
Luke Platfoot
Bronze ($1-$499)
Doug Freels
Robert Gomez
Kathy Callahan

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