Leadership

Navy to Sponsor Fire Extinguishment Research Symposium

Issue 10 and Volume 107.

Navy to Sponsor Fire Extinguishment Research Symposium The Bureau of Yards and Docks of the Navy Department is sponsoring a “Symposium on Fire Extinguishment” to be field at the U. S. Naval Civil Engineering Research and Evaluation Laboratory, Port Hueneme, Calif., on Nov. 16-17-18, 1954. The Symposium will be broad in scope and emphasize problems, research and requirements for operation on military bases. Representatives of various military services, research centers, professional fire technologists and manufacturers of related equipment are invited to attend. Requests for detailed information should be addressed to Officer in Charge, Code 794, U. S. Naval Civil Engineering Research and Evaluation Laboratory, Construction Battalion Center, Port Hueneme, Calif. On Tuesday, Nov. 16, following the welcome to the visitors, Chairman Orville Emory, Head Fire Protection, Base Maintenance Div., Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, will introduce keynote speaker Richard L. Tuve, Chief, Engineering Research Branch, Chemistry Div., Naval…

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