We're committed to you

Since 1939, businesses have come to depend on us for our expertise, quality and client service. We've worked with architects, government agencies, business owners and others from a range of industries to bring unfaltering excellence to the safety and security of our clients and what matters most to them.

Our people

Our global team of 1,250 engineers, scientists and consultants are among the very best in the industry and we continue to build on our heritage of making the world a safer place. We have served on more than 150 committees for international codes and standards making organization and help drive adoption throughout the world. With tens of thousands of projects under our belts, we have the expertise needed to help with any challenge you may face.

Our Expert Insights


With our in-house laboratories and research capabilities, we are constantly testing and challenging the status quo. We do not rely solely on prescriptive methods, but incorporate the data from our ongoing analysis to bring forward informed solutions that account for a wide variety of variables that may not be accounted for in the current code. From a cubic meter chamber to test dust combustibility to a construction materials lab to our modeling capabilities, we can integrate these advancements to ensure that you have the full picture.

Testing, Research + Development

Global reach, local focus

With more than 90 offices worldwide, we are expanding our geographic reach to help better serve the needs of our clients from our local offices to multinational companies. In every market, our teams are deeply entrenched in the local communities and this local connection is an important part of our common fabric.

Our Global Locations

We stand by our principles

At our core, our values define the work we do and provide. We stand by each and every one of our values and hold each other to exemplifying these, day in and day out. Our success as a company is built on this commitment and is part of our promise to clients.

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Software Solutions

We've developed a suite of software solutions that help solve a broad range of safety, security and risk-related challenges — from emergency management response to hazardous materials inventories and power plant fire safety.