Events & Training

2-Hour Fire Rated Cable Solutions and Life Safety Symposium

Event Type: 
Industry Events

On behalf of Cerco Cable, you are cordially invited to attend a half day workshop on VitaLink 2-Hour Fire Rated Cables for transit and infrastructure applications. Hear from the experts in transit from RSCC and Comtran on the latest Canadian standards, installation protocols & best practices, splicing, terminating, LSZH cable options and more.


Program Schedule:

8:00 - 8:30

Refreshments Provided


8:30 - 8:45

Welcome to the symposium - presentor: Dan Gauthier, President, Cerco Cable


8:45 - 10:00

Introduction to Marmon / RSCC / Comtran / Cerco 2-Hour Fire Rated Power Cable (RSCC Wire & Cable LLC): presentors: Michael Brennan, Director of Sales and Marketing, Fire Safety, RSCC
Ardi Keshavarzi, National Sales Manager – Fire Safety Transit
➢ Low Smoke Halogen free cables for Transit Infrastructure
➢ ULC S 139 Fire Test for Fire resistant cables in Canada
➢ Fire rated cables for Transit Infrastructure (Emergency circuits required by NFPA 130/NFPA 502)
➢ Fire rated splices for Transit Infrastructure


10:00 - 10:15

RSCC - Questions & Answers


10:15 - 10:30



10:30 - 11:45

2-Hour Fire Rated FAS Cable (Comtran Cable):
presentor: Bruce Sinnott, Director of Business Development

➢ Introduction to Marmon Group Cable Manufacturers
➢ Case Studies
➢ Definition of Circuit Integrity
➢ VITALink™ Cable Construction Detail, Features and Benefits
➢ Primary Applications
➢ UL 2196 / ULC-S139 Test Standard
➢ FHIT System Components
➢ Problems with Earlier Approvals
➢ Test Apparatus, Setup and Execution
➢ Current Product Listings
➢ Applicable NFPA Codes and Standards


11:45 - Noon

Comtran – Questions & answers


Noon - 1pm

Lunch Provided


RSVP If you'd like to attend, please provide the number of participants to

When and Where

May 23
8:00am - 1:00pm
5110 Creekbank Road
Corporate Event Centre at CHSI,
Mississauga, ON