14 Feb TERPconsulting welcomes new team member Eric Montplaisir P.E.
TERPconsulting is pleased to announce that Eric Montplaisir, PE has joined our team as a Principal Fire Protection Engineer. Mr. Montplaisir is a graduate of the Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, MA, where he received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and his M.S. in Fire Protection Engineering.
Mr. Montplaisir has 13 years’ experience in Code Consulting and Fire Protection Engineering in the field of Fire and Life Safety. His expertise includes building, fire, life safety, and accessibility code consulting for both existing buildings and new construction projects in accordance with local and national codes and standards.
Mr. Montplaisir is an expert in local and international code interpretation relating to publications such as the International Building and Fire Code (IBC/IFC) as well as the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards which include, but are not limited to, standards regarding life safety and fire protection systems. He has also been directly responsible for code compliance with respect to egress, fire resistance, smoke management, other fire protection systems. He specializes in all aspects of performance-based design for new and existing buildings, including rational analysis development, fire and smoke modeling, and structural fire resistance. Mr. Montplaisir is also a certified special inspector of spray-applied materials and firestopping systems, and an experienced smoke control system special inspector.
Mr. Montplaisir is a member of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) and he will be based out of Boston, MA.