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MINING AND INFRASTRUCTURE
Fire Engineering Professionals Pty Ltd provides innovative solutions for the Industrial, Infrastructure and Building Construction Industry. Fire Engineering Professionals Pty Ltd is an exceptionally qualified and experienced team of professionals who are dedicated to achieving technical excellence.
Our team have extensive expertise in undertaking risk and performance based assessments and undertaking cost benefit analysis for a wide range of industrial, infrastructure and mining projects.
We are committed to the provision of tailored solutions for protecting people, property, business continuity and the environment.
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Our services often commence at the conceptual stage in the form of pre-development advice and fire strategy reports. Our services may run through the complete construction and inspection stages to final sign off and occupation. The design and inspection services can then continue throughout the life of the facility including: the undertaking of annual inspections; along with the undertaking of ongoing risk and upgrade assessments.

FIRE ENGINEERING SERVICES

Fire Engineering Professionals Pty Ltd offer a wide range of fire engineering services for industrial, infrastructure and mining projects. Our capabilities include:
- Fire Risk Assessments, Hazard Operations Studies and development of Risk        Reduction Strategies
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- Fire Auditing to Quality Standards to verify compliance with Company fire safety   policies and manufacturers recommendations for installation and maintenance of   fire systems and equipment
- Liaison with relevant authorities where fire safety upgrading programs are imposed   by third parties
- Project Management of remedial fire safety upgrade programs
- Preparation of Fire Engineering Design Briefs / reports, where performance based   Fire safety solutions are considered necessary

HAZARD ANALYSIS AND RISK EVALUATION SURVEYS

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Fire Engineering Professionals Pty Ltd are able to carry out risk evaluations and surveys of existing industrial / infrastructure and mining facilities. The results of the analysis can include cost benefit analysis and identification of high fire risk areas and any deficiencies in the provision of fire protection. The studies can provide recommendations to address life safety, property protection, insurance and building operation continuity objectives. Such surveys and evaluation may include assessment of the following:
- Existing plant and hazardous processes Strategies
- Hazards and processes associated with new and upgraded plant
- Hazards and processes associated with change in use of materials in upgraded   plant
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- Mobile and transportable equipment in mining and related industries
- Appropriateness of on-site fire safety provisions
- Upgrading requirements for on-site fire safety systems

PROJECT EXPERIENCE - FIRE SAFETY ENGINEERING

Some key projects which FEP team members have successfully completed are listed below:
Coal Terminal Expansion - Stage 2AA Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group - Independent Fire Systems Certification Services, inclusive of Gaseous Suppression Systems, Deluge and sprinkler systems and Electrical detection and control systems
Mt Thorley Warkworth Operations (Rio Tinto) - Annual Condition Assessments - buildings, plant and equipment, including mobile equipment
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Mt Thorley Warkworth Operations (Rio Tinto) - Preparation of fire risk assessments – buildings and plant and equipment
Hunter Valley Operations (Rio Tinto) - Preparation of fire risk assessments – buildings and plant and equipment
Bulga Coal Operations – Open Cut (Xstrata) - Annual Condition Assessments - buildings, plant and equipment
Bulga Coal Operations – Open Cut (Xstrata) - Fire Safety Inspection and Certification Services – new Electric Shovel
Bulga Coal Operations – Open Cut (Xstrata) - Specification Services for the Upgrading of fire hydrant systems to remote office and workshop areas
Bulga Coal Operations – Open Cut (Xstrata) - Preparation of design and fire risk assessments to buildings and plant and equipment
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Boggabri Coal - Fire Safety Audit to Train Load Facility
Bayswater Power Station, including Coal Handling Plant - Annual Condition Assessment
Bayswater Power Station, Coal Handling Plant - Fire Systems extensions specification and testing services
Integra Coal – Open Cut (Vale ) - Fire Safety Audit – Whole of Site, including mobile plant
Delta Electricity – Vales Point - Transformer Oil Storage Facilities
Delta Electricity – Vales Point - Inspection and certification services – upgrading of fire protection systems to station coal conveyors
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Eraring Energy - Eraring Power Station - Fire Safety Consulting Services upgrading of Administration and workshop buildings
Eraring Energy - Eraring Power Station - General fire safety consulting services to station fire safety systems
Eraring Energy – Kangaroo Valley Hydro and Pumping Station - Fire safety audit and identification risk areas Preparation of upgrading specifications for the protection of switch and control rooms and related life safety strategies
Mt Arthur Coal Operations (BHP) - Preparation of Switchroom fire protection specifications
Mt Arthur Coal Operations (BHP) - Fire Safety Auditing services and preparation of recommended remedial works scopes for heavy vehicle maintenance facilities
ESSO Longford Petrochemical Refinery after the 1998 incident - Fire Safety Study and Consequence modelling
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Delta Electricity power generation plants - Review of fire behaviour of co-combustion of coal and contaminated wood
BHP (One Steel) Contistretch Project in Newcastle - Fire engineering assessment
Bondi Sewer Treatment Facility - Fire Engineering assessment
Portable construction and mining camps accommodation buildings - Fire engineering assessment
One Steel Ropeworks factory extension in Newcastle - Fire engineering assessment
Coral Sea Containers, Townsville, Queensland - Fire and chemical safety review (fire risk and consequence assessment)
Parramatta Rail Link Tunnel project - Fire risk assessment of waterproofing lining material and performance based analysis of tunnel lining material
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Sydney Underground Railway - Fire Safety Upgrade study
KCRC underground railway stations - Smoke ventilation and occupant evacuation design
East Hall Works at Chek Lap Kok Airport Hong Kong - CFD Fire Modelling
Inner Northern Busway, Boggo Road Busway Tunnel in Brisbane - Peer Review of Fire Engineering Design

FIRE MODELLING SKILLS AND SOFTWARES USED BY FEP

Consequence modelling - PHAST
Zone modelling – FIREWIND and CFAST
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CFD modelling – Fire Dynamic Simulator (FDS), PHOENICS, FIDAP, CFX, Fluent
Evacuation modelling software – SIMULEX, EVACNET and WAYOUT (FIREWIND)
Other analytical tools commonly used in fire safety engineering