Jorge Velasco, CET

Jorge Velasco, CET

Senior Fire Protection Consultant

Jorge Velasco has over 30 years’ experience and began his engineering career in 1998 at Schirmer Engineering/AON in Los Angeles, CA. Jorge has experience in building and life safety code consulting, and design of fire protection systems (including fire suppression, detection, and alarm systems).

Past experience includes the design of complete and /or conceptual fire alarm systems for all types of occupancies, the development of specifications for the installation of fire alarm systems, rough & final inspections for fire alarm, smoke control, and fire sprinkler systems, conducting field surveys in order to evaluate existing fire alarm, sprinkler and smoke control systems for code compliance oversaw third-party testing of fire alarm, fire sprinkler, and smoke control testing and, the preparation of feasibility reports, including building and systems descriptions, recommendations and cost estimates. Jorge has worked with various Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs) in a variety of capacities.

In April 2019, Jorge joined TERPconsulting as a Senior Fire Protection Consultant. His responsibilities include fire protection and general code consulting.