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Scott Twele, PE

VP, Managing Principal, Fire Protection Engineering

DBIA

San Diego

Meet Scott

For anyone that has worked with Scott, you are keenly aware that the managing principal of the San Diego office has a larger than life personality with a passion for fire protection engineering and managing projects and teams with enthusiasm. Scott is an experienced fire protection engineer and has acted as an advisor to design teams, construction teams, and building owners on compliance with local and international fire safety codes and standards. His project experience includes fire and life safety consulting using California Building and Fire Codes, International Building and Fire Codes, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) codes, and Federal Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC). He also has experience with the design and inspection and testing of fire alarm mass notification, fire detection, fire sprinkler, fire suppression (including clean agent, AFFF and High Expansion Foam) fire pump and standpipe systems. His areas of focus include healthcare, aircraft hangars, higher education facilities, laboratories, high rise buildings, historic structures, and detention and correction facilities.

Scott attended the University of Maryland earning a bachelor of science degree in fire protection engineering and a master of business administration from the University of Redlands. He is a DBIA accredited professional and was named one of Consulting Specifying Engineer’s 40 Under 40 winners in 2012.

Professional Organizations

  • Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE).
  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).
  • Design Build Institute of America (DBIA).
  • Society of Military Engineers (SAME).