Retired Los Angeles Fire Department Captain and Construction Services Official Joins Forces with Fire Protection Group, Inc.

Captain Bob Holloway and FPG, Inc. stalwart, retired LAFD Chief Al Hernandez, will be joining forces in helping clients to clear fire code hurdles without undue expense

Nov 12, 2012, 14:16 ET from Fire Protection Group, Inc.

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Effective November 1, 2012, Captain Bob Holloway will be joining the staff of Los Angeles' fire protection consultants and engineers Fire Protection Group, Inc. Captain Holloway is a renowned veteran of the Los Angeles Fire Department who headed the city's construction services department for decades before retiring from the Los Angeles Fire Department in the summer of 2012. FPG Inc. is a full service consultant and engineering group covering everything from fire extinguisher inspection consultations to fire sprinklers. It also provides expert NPFA 25 compliance advice and assistance.

Captain Holloway will work alongside former LAFD Chief Al Hernandez, a longtime Fire Chief in the Los Angeles Fire Department. The two veterans are tasked with helping FPG, Inc. clients streamline their fire protection and safety efforts. Together, Captain Holloway and Chief Hernandez are known as "the duo heavy weights" when it comes to fire protection issues in the city of Los Angeles. They are collectively recognized for their ability to remove expensive road blocks from their clients' paths when it comes to matters of compliance and fire safety. In that way, Holloway and Hernandez ensure that FPG Inc. clients are able to complete building projects in a cost effective and timely manner.

Captain Holloway and Chief Hernandez are currently working on the entitlement process in the construction of numerous skyscrapers and the restoration of a number of notable historical buildings. In addition, they provide consulting services to numerous property developers, architects, and engineering firms, assisting their clients in obtaining approval from the city of Los Angeles. Their goal is expediting the process and removing unnecessary delays and expenditures while also making buildings and their occupants as fire safe as possible.

Fire Protection Group Inc. is devoted to providing what amounts to one-stop shopping for all fire safety matters for both commercial and residential property. The company's reputation has put them at the forefront of their field. Founder/chief engineer George Saadian and Al Hernandez not only understand local codes and regulations intimately, they personally helped revise many of them. With the addition of the unique expertise of Bob Holloway, FPG Inc. offers clients a truly powerful team who can effectively manage their fire prevention and safety program in an efficient and thorough manner.

"We've worked with Bob for years in a number of capacities, so it's a special pleasure to officially welcome him to the Fire Protection Group, Inc. team," said Mr. Saadian. "There's no substitute for the combination of savvy and hard-earned experience you get from a lifelong fire professional and all-around great guy like Bob Holloway."

For further information, Fire Protection Group, Inc. can be reached at (888) 251-3488 or visit the company's website at

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