Fire Life Safety Systems

Forming part of our premium Fire Engineering capability is our knowledge and world leading competence in Fire Life Safety Systems, itself an integral component of any fire safety strategy. We are specialists in the design, specification and inspection of these systems and can advise on the most effective use in any building type from high rise buildings and commercial properties to heritage sites.

We have the client, construction, maintainer and manufacturer experience to enable us to provide consistent approvals against our professional indemnity for any engagement whilst working with the client to ensure co-compliance. This ensures the life safety and passive fire engineering are fit for purpose and functioning cohesively whether in normal day-to-day operation or during an incident.

Our extensive knowledge of residential and commercial fire protection systems, means we can help you to identify and solve any potential risks that may arise during the life of the building. Forming part of this unique service is our ability to provide, cost efficient, statutory knowledge and our capability to develop tailored fire engineering fire safety strategies through to actualisation.

Taking a pragmatic and impartial consultative approach, we are proven specialists in assessing a project in order to provide consistent and actionable advice for the design of fire life safety systems; this includes reviewing new or existing systems, specification writing, supporting a tender process, providing indicative or detailed designs, acting as an independent witness, providing verification against current regulations and codes of practice. all with a pragmatic view.

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Intelligent and effective system design, regular maintenance and inspections provide peace of mind and ensure you have a robust legal stand point. Remember, even the smallest of alterations to a building design can reduce the effectiveness of even the most resilient of systems.

Heritage Specialists

Our team are among the most experienced professionals in the country in preserving the historic fabric of our heritage buildings, whilst upgrading and ensuring the effective application of modern Fire Safety systems within them.

Experts you can trust

Ill-fitted or deteriorated systems, as well as changes to structural materials and layouts can compromise the effectiveness of your building’s fire protection. IFC engineers are able to properly assess and ensure any remedial recommendations are implemented and maintained.