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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Fire and Structural Engineering

Specialty Focus: Fire, Fire Investigation, Fire Sprinkler Systems, Evacuation Analysis, Fire Protection Engineer, Civil Engineer, Structural Fire Engineer

Education: M.S.,B.S., Fire Protection Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute; Civil Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute; Professional Engineer (P.E.,Civil), MA - Credential ID 49972; Professional Engineer (P.E., Fire Protection)), MA, FL - Credential ID 49040 (PA); 75171 (FL)

Years in Practice: 13


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Kevin LaMalva has over 13 years of experience as a fire and structural consultant with dual US registration in both fire protection engineering and civil engineering. Complementing his consulting work, Kevin is a member of numerous industry committees, including ASCE/SEI, SFPE, ICC, NIST, NFPA, and others, which conduct research and develop standards for structural fire safety. Kevin has also become a leader for the development and proliferation of structural fire engineering in the US, notably as editor of the ASCE Manual of Practice No. 138, and as principal investigator and industry champion of the ASCE/CPF Structural Fire Design Guide. For his work in structural fire safety, Kevin was awarded the distinction of ENR Newsmaker for serving the ‘best interests of the construction industry and the public.’