Howe Engineers: Professional Fire Protection Engineers and Code Consultants


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Howe Engineers is a full service Fire Protection Engineering and Code Consulting firm located in Massachusetts.  With over 100 years of combined experience in the industry, we offer expert consultation and design solutions to a wide range of clients including Architects, Owners, and Engineers.  Although we practice all areas of fire protection engineering, our strengths are in the following fields:

  • Detailed knowledge of building codes and standards
  • Resolution of fire protection and life safety code issues in new and existing buildings throughout the United States and Internationally
  • Design of the following systems:
    •  Fire Protection, Fire Alarm, Smoke Control, Special Hazards, Means of Egress
  • Performance Based Fire Protection and Life Safety Solutions:
    • Tailored Design Solutions
  • Comprehensive Computer Fire/Smoke Modeling and Timed Egress Modeling
  • Preparation and development of proposed code variances and equivalencies
  • Building and Fire Code Analysis
  • Life Safety Evaluations & Crowd Training
  • Accessibility (ADA/Disability) Compliance Consultation
  • Special Inspections for Smoke Control
  • Firestopping Inspections
  • Project Management
  • Construction Administration
  • Peer Review
  • Client Satisfaction

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