Luke S. Platfoot, P.E.

Fire Protection Engineer

Mr. Platfoot holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Tennessee Technological University.  He is a licensed professional engineer in Tennessee.  Since joining PDT in 2005, Luke has worked on projects that included compartment fire modeling, radiant heat transfer, heat transfer to structural steel, and evaluation of fire-rated seals.

Luke also has experience working on several nuclear facilities, including multiple nuclear power plants and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory DOE campus, and university facilities, including stadiums and arenas.

Mr. Platfoot’s areas of specialization include:  Hydraulic Calculations, Heat Transfer, Egress Analysis, Fire Protection System Design, and Fire Alarm System Design.

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