Philip J. DiNenno of Baltimore, MD, president of Hughes Associates, Inc. today received the Standards Medal in recognition of outstanding contributions to fire safety and the development of NFPA codes and standards. It is the highest award given by NFPA’s Standards Council. The award was presented at this year’s NFPA Conference & Expo in Chicago.
Mr. DiNenno, who currently serves on the NFPA Board of Directors, has served on many NFPA Technical Committees, including Gaseous Fire Extinguishing Systems, Merchant Vessels, Water Mist Fire Suppression Systems, Halon Alternative Protection Options, Fire Investigations and Fire Tests. He also served on the NFPA Standards Council from 1998-2007, as Chair from 2002-2007.
Mr. DiNenno was not able to attend today's event; his award was accepted by Wayne Moore of Hughes Associates.