Fire Protection and Life Safety

Our mission is to protect life and valuable assets in the built environment. GBA’s fire protection engineers holistically assess a building’s hazards, compliance strategies and protection measures. We develop integrated, maintainable solutions by working closely with full project teams: designers, code officials, HPR insurers, contractors and end-users. GBA’s fire protection engineering and life safety services span across many markets with a focus on industrial, life sciences and mission critical.


  • Evaluations and audits
  • Planning and design
  • Peer review
  • Inspection, testing, and commissioning

System and Hazard Specialties

  • Fire water supply infrastructure: fire pumps, water tanks
  • Fire sprinkler and standpipe
  • Alternative suppression systems: clean agent, water mist
  • Fire alarm, mass notification, and emergency communication
  • Smoke control: smoke venting, exhaust, and pressurization
  • Explosion control: suppression and venting
  • High-piled storage
  • Flammable/combustible liquids
  • Combustible dusts
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