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Braun Intertec Education Series: Firestopping for Architects, What You Need to Know for Your Next Project

Firestopping is a vital part of all modern building architecture. However, as an architect, do you know the adjustments you must make to your designs to create a building that is up to current firestop code?

Eric Bergman, Braun Intertec Firestop Services Manager, and Jack Rasmussen, NCARB, AIA, FMPC and Director of Braun Intertec Building and Structure Sciences Group, can provide you with the answers to what architects need to know to execute their designs while following firestop code requirements and ASTM standards.

Please reach out to Eric Bergman if you would like more information on this subject. Eric can be reached via email at [email protected] or by phone at 303-883-5718.


Meet the Speakers


Eric Bergman
Firestop Service Manger

Eric Bergman is the Firestop Services Manager for Braun Intertec. He is the technical resource for firestopping at Braun Intertec and is active in the International Firestop Council, Firestop Contractors International Association, ASTM, NFPA, and developing firestop code and standards.

Jack Rasmussen, NCARB, AIA, FMPC
Director of Building Structure Sciences

Mr. Rasmussen is the Director of Braun Intertec Building and Structure Sciences Group and provides oversight to our firestopping services.  He is a registered architect in nine states, including North Dakota.  In addition to firestopping related services, he specializes in building enclosure consulting, NFPA 285-related services, and leads our AAMA accredited window testing services.