AJ Campanella, PE, CFEI

AJ CAMPANELLA, PE, CFEI

fire protection engineer

AJ Campanella specializes in fire protection engineering, building and fire codes, failure analysis, and origin and cause

determination. He has more than 7 years of experience providing fire protection engineering code consulting and failure analysis while also providing Third Party inspections for smoke control systems and firestopping installations. Mr. Campanella has extensive experience addressing issues related to fire suppression systems, fire alarm and detection systems, fire resistive compartmentation and materials, fire department access and water supplies, fire modeling, smoke movement and smoke control, flame spread analysis, hazardous materials classification and mitigation, means of egress, combustible and flammable liquids.

 

Mr. Campanella brings a detailed and pragmatic approach to his clients that reflect his knowledge of how fire and life safety

principles and the use of the scientific method relate to building and fire codes, safety standards, fire protection systems

failure analysis, and forensic investigation. Having served as a consultant in the A/E industry, he is uniquely positioned to

contribute both proactively and reactively.

 

SELECT DESIGN EXPERIENCE

FIRE PROTECTION ENGINEERING

The Aerospace Corporation, Propulsion Research Facility, El Segundo, CA

Amada, Buena Park, CA

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Los Angeles, CA

Air Products, Vernon, CA

Anaheim Convention Center Renovation, Anaheim, CA

Broad Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Chapman University Center for the Arts, City of Orange, CA

Confidential Office – Preparation of several fire models looking

at glass temperatures and smoke exhaust performance of an atrium

Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE

MCI Center, Los Angeles, CA

Pacific Design Center Red Building, West Hollywood, CA

Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV

Waste management facility, Los Angeles, CA

Wilshire Grand Hotel, Los Angeles, CA

 

SMOKE CONTROL SPECIAL INSPECTIONS AND TESTING

BlueGreen Timeshares, Las Vegas, NV

East Side Cannery Casino & Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, NV

Palms Place, Las Vegas, NV

Tahiti Village, Las Vegas, NV

Pacific Design Center – Red Building, Los Angeles, CA

Emerson College, Los Angeles, CA

 

FIRESTOPPING SPECIAL INSPECTIONS

Doha International Airport, Doha, Qatar