Andrew Valente serves as Manager Fire of Protection for Cuhaci Peterson, leading the firm’s fire protection engineering service group.

Andrew brings more than 30-years’ experience as a fire protection engineer to the firm, including a diverse group of occupancy related projects. Andrew is able to evaluate projects from all aspects of fire protection engineering, including fire sprinkler design, fire alarm design and fire code interpretations.

Andrew has worked on many occupancy categories including retail, hospitality, office buildings and warehouses.

Andrew has provided design services, construction administration and commission of fire sprinkler, fire alarm and smoke control systems. Andrew is skilled at preparing alternative methods, materials, letters and reports so CP can provide creative solutions to meet the needs of clients.

Andrew is a Fellow in the Society of Fire Protection Engineers, a member of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and is registered as a fire protection engineer in 12 states.

Andrew has a bachelor’s degree in Fire Protection Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park.