Our Approach


  • Scope of work and timeframe considered and agreed on
  • Origin Fire lead engineer assigned to the project
  • Other team resources allocated as required


Concept Design

  • Confirm client brief and budget
  • Mark up design concepts on drawings
  • Present to client and Architect
  • Collaborate with client and architect to select the best options


Preliminary Design

  • Develop best-case-scenario solution, as well as back-up options
  • Discuss project with fire service
  • Collaborate with other design team members to solve problems
  • Carry out preliminary calculations and computer modelling
  • Prepare a fire engineering brief for stakeholder and regulatory review


Developed Design

  • Update calculations and computer modelling
  • Prepare plans showing fire ratings and egress routes
  • Prepare fire engineering design report
  • Present design to team members to ensure the design is understood


Detailed Design

  • Fine-tune design as required
  • Prepare compliance documentation, including a fire engineering design report, drawings
  • Prepare fire protection system designs and specifications
  • Review other design team members’ documentation for compliance with the fire design



  • Construction monitoring
  • Review contractor shop drawings and submittals
  • Attend site meetings


Sign Off

  • Issue Producer Statement to confirm construction complies with the design
  • Client feedback survey
  • Internal project debrief to share learnings

Call us on +64 9 520 0439 or send an email