David B. Lussier, NICET® SET


David Lussier joined Altieri in 1992 after eleven years as a contractor designing fire protection and fire detection systems. As Altieri’s Chief Fire Protection Engineer, David leads Altieri’s fire protection team and is responsible for all of the fire protection systems designs included in the scope of Altieri projects. 

David is highly skilled at producing innovative and cost-effective solutions for complex spaces and those requiring special protection requirements. He works closely with architects and others in the effective coordination and implementation of all fire protection systems. 

David manages all fire codes and standards for the firm. To ensure that Altieri stays ahead of the curve, he holds memberships in the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), National and American Fire Sprinkler Associations (N/AFSA), New England Association of Fire Protection System Designers (NEAFPSD), and the International Code Council (ICC). He is also one of the coordinators of Altieri’s Intern Program. 


  • American Museum of Natural History, Rose Center for Earth & Space, New York, NY
  • Brown University, Applied Math Building, Providence, RI
  • Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, NY
  • Cornell University Law School, Ithaca, NY
  • Corning Museum of Glass, Contemporary Art + Design Wing, Corning, NY
  • Harvard Divinity School, Andover Hall, Cambridge, MA
  • Harvard Law School, Lewis International Law Center, Cambridge, MA
  • Horace Mann School, Pforzheimer Hall, Bronx, NY
  • Long Island University College of Veterinary Medicine, Brookville, NY
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MET Warehouse, Cambridge, MA
  • Museum of the American Revolution, Philadelphia, PA
  • National Aquarium in Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
  • Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
  • Princeton University, Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building & Louis A. Simpson International Building, Princeton, NJ
  • Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Cleveland, OH
  • Social Media Company, New York, NY
  • The Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Wing, New York, NY
  • The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  • The National WWII Museum, New Orleans, LA