Innovation Fire Engineering is an award winning, specialist fire consultancy. Established in 2009, we are a growing, independent company and have gained a reputation as experts in delivering innovative fire strategies.

Our team is passionate about fire engineering and delivering excellence. We work with developers, architects, contractors, consultants and approving authorities in England, Scotland and Wales providing a range of bespoke services, tailored to meet clients' needs and ensure fire safety.


Our highly skilled Fire Engineers 'think outside the box' and devise cost effective solutions to address the specific fire risks in a building. The teams' drive for innovation enables benefits such as, increased usable space.

We use computational modelling to quantify risk, such as external fire spread and extended travel distances. Our integrity and responsible approach assist a design to meet fire safety standards, whilst also maintaining the architectural integrity.


We listen to our clients and work collaboratively with the design team to ensure a clear understanding of design aspirations. Each project is overseen by a dedicated Fire Engineer to ensure continuity. The majority of our business is from repeat clients, as we are committed to our values:

Excellent Service


Our talented team all share a passion for innovative fire engineering.
Working together, sharing knowledge, expertise and support, collaboration is at the heart of our success.
We proudly introduce you to our award winning team.

James Brady


Steph Brady


Helen Booth


SME of the Year 2018 CEYH Awards

Highly Commended for People Development 2019

Dr Jianqiang Mai

Head of CFD and Computation

James Banks

Senior Fire Engineer

Robert Simpson

Senior CFD Fire Engineer

Shyam Patel

Fire Engineering Consultant

Hassaan Shah

Fire Engineer

Ayyappa Mohan

Fire Engineer

Clare Duncan

Business Support
"Innovation Fire provided a fire engineered solution and the resultant recommendations enabled the University to optimise their use of the building, giving them greater in-use flexibility and additionally saving on the construction costs. Building Control had no issues with the fire report recommendations and went so far as to praise the logical layout of the report, particularly the section on final exit doors."

James, Architect

CPMG Architects
"Very happy with the excellent service. Great design flexibility.”

Chris, Senior Design Manager

BAM Construction
“Their helpful advice and speedy response assisted in the design.”

Belinda, Architect

Hazel McCormack Young LLP
"Innovation Fire did add value by advising and helping with all enquiries and dealt with a very drawn out and difficult building control issue, which was concluded by IF successfully."

Charlotte, Design Manager


Delivering Excellence in Innovation and Service