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Gannon Fire and Risk is a highly skilled, client focussed and solutions based fire engineering consultancy. We work to the highest of international and national standards and work collaboratively with each client to support them in achieving  compliance for their building project objectives.

Our Services

Gannon Fire and Risk provide the following services as a consolidated fire engineering solution which is project managed by us or, alternatively, you may be interested in engaging us for the services on a specific requirement basis.


The types of projects that our services extend to include;

  • Residential

  • Commercial

  • Carehomes

  • Hospitals

  • Detention (including occupants under medical care)

  • Warehouse (low, medium and high storage)

  • Power Generation

  • Large crowd spaces

  • Product research and development


Fire Engineering

We provide fire engineering solutions using the following compliance pathways:

  • Acceptable Solutions (C/AS2)

  • Verification Method (C/VM2)

  • Alternative solutions using engineering from first principles

  • Performance based design


Whatever the compliance pathway we ensure compliance with the relevant building code clauses without compromising the function or aesthetics of the design.

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Active Fire Protection

As part of a consolidated approach to the fire engineering design for your project OR specific to the active fire protection only, we can provide support for the following stages of the active fire protection design;

  • Design

  • Installation

  • Commissioning 

  • On going maintenance

We use 2-D, Revit and BIM360 (as well as other modelling software) to design and contribute to the project live model.


As part of a consolidated approach to the fire engineering design for your project OR specific to the passive fire protection only, we can provide support for the following stages of the passive fire design;

  • Specification

  • Installation

  • Commissioning 

  • Ongoing maintenance

  • Design/ Product Development

  • Testing

  • Compliance Documentation

  • Engineering Judgements

Our Services
About Us

Following nearly 20 years international experience in fire engineering, fire testing and risk management, Gannon Fire and Risk was proudly established in 2019.  


The core objectives of Gannon Fire and Risk is to support our client’s project needs where they require fire engineering, active fire protection and/or passive fire protection solutions - at any stage of their project.


The combined experiences of the team, both nationally and internationally, enables Gannon Fire and Risk to commit to establishing itself as an industry leader.


A large part of our focus is based around consistently listening to our client's needs and tailoring our services to ensure that the level of our engagement and understanding of our client’s requirements results in the best value and outcomes for their project.  

This ensures that our advice and project deliverables align with the client's needs and design objectives which is to help keep people safe and protect business continuity and property.


The focus on our clients and “can do” solutions based model of engineering is the cornerstone of why Gannon Fire and Risk has been established and will always be the driving force behind what we do.  

About Us
Our Accreditations

Engineering New Zealand - Chartered membership status of Engineering New Zealand (ENZ) ensures all work is undertaken with oversight by a chartered fire engineer and in accordance with the ENZ code of ethical conduct to the highest standard.

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Association of Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) - International member status of the ASFP ensures all passive fire protection work from specification, design, installation and commissioning is undertaken with oversight by a chartered fire engineer in accordance with the best international standards in the industry.

Lets discuss your next project

Mark Gannon

Senior Fire and Risk Engineer

Phone: +64 (0) 21 022 15648


Caleb Stephenson 

Fire and Risk Engineer

Phone: +64 (0) 21 971 714


Julia Gannon

Project Administrator

Phone: +64 (0) 21 026 87965


Contact Us

Gannon Fire and Risk is committed to discussing your project needs. Questions, comments or special requests? We’d love to hear from you, so don’t hesitate to reach out to one of our experienced team.


P.O.Box 8054,                  

Havelock North 4157,

Hawkes Bay,
New Zealand


209 Queen Street East,

Hastings 4122,

Hawke's Bay,

New Zealand


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