Fire Safety Engineering

Lote provides fire safety services for commercial buildings, transport infrastructure and industrial plants. We can assist you with the following services:

  • Alternative Solution Reports for building code variations
  • Building and Fire Code Compliance Advisory
  • Building Code of Australia (BCA)
    • International Building Code (IBC)
    • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
    • Singapore Fire Code
    • Malaysian Building Code (UBBL)

  • Bushfire Management & Planning
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) - fire and smoke modelling
  • Emergency Response Planning
  • Fire Brigade Intervention Modelling
  • Fire Safety Auditing
  • FireSafety Strategy for compartmentation, egress and fire services
  • Fire systems design and documentation - suppression, detection, special hazards, etc.
  • Occupant evacuation simulation
  • Performance-based design for fire compartmentation, egress provisions and fire services
  • Structural fire performance

Lote Fire Capability Snapshot

Performance Fire Design

  • Performance-based fire safety design during concept, design and construction phases.
  • Development of global fire safety strategies for new and existing facilities.
  • Fire safety master-planning for green-field and brown-field sites.
  • Negotiations with authorities having jurisdiction and stakeholders.
  • Emergency response planning for fire and non-fire scenarios.
  • People movement and evacuation modelling for fire and non-fire emergencies.
  • Modelling the spread and impact of fire and smoke on people, property and emergency service.
  • Fire Code Compliance

  • Building / Fire Code Compliance.
  • Fire safety auditing of existing facilities for routine maintenance or pre-purchase due-diligence.
  • Feasibility studies, cost-benefit analysis and cause & effect matrices for fire safety systems.
  • Fire related maintenance programming, management-in-use planning, contract evaluation and installation management.
  • Fire related independent design verification and Peer Reviews.
  • Fire, Risk & Environment

  • Process engineering.
  • Fire safety studies.
  • Feasibility studies, cost-benefit analysis and cause & effect matrices for fire safety systems.
  • Dangerous goods storage and handling.
  • Hazardous area classification
  • Reliability, threat and vulnerability studies.
  • Bushfire management and planning.
  • Fire Protection Systems

  • Fire systems design and documentation - suppression, detection, special hazards, etc.
  • Memberships and Affiliations