About Fire Engineers Australia

Fire Engineers Australia provides specialist Fire Safety Engineering services for the Australasian Building and Construction Industry, for all market sectors. There is no job too big or too small. We are a Brisbane based boutique Fire Engineering Consultancy.

Our Principal Engineer Chris Sheeran has been based in Brisbane since 2005 and has developed strong personal relationships with many talented industry practitioners. The local knowledge and experience provides a clear advantage for Queensland projects. We focus on the long-term horizon to deliver on our mission to be your Trusted Specialist Fire Safety Engineering Advisor.

We strive always to deliver solutions which will ensure that your project meets your financial, design and safety aspirations. By engaging Fire Engineers Australia, you can be sure that you will receive the highest levels of innovation, experience and delivery at incredible prices.

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Our Vision

Our vision is to be a Trusted Specialist Fire Safety Engineering Advisor in the Australasian Building and Construction Industry.

Our Values

As professional specialist engineers we pride ourselves on our work. We say what we do. When you employ Fire Engineers Australia, the key values below will stand out in all that we do.

Professionalism: – We discharge our duties with the utmost Professionalism and ensure our ethical, procedural and contractual obligations are met.

Value for Money: – We provide value for money for clients by proper planning, avoiding re-work and developing innovative solutions that deliver tangible benefits for our Clients.

Art of Fire Engineering

Fire engineering combines art and science of the built environment to design buildings that meet the Clients aspirations and are cost effective.

We are experienced in the art of performance based re engineering design.

We understand the complex nature of a fire and hence we work in collaboration with the project stakeholders, think creatively and aim to develop designs which go beyond code restrictions and focus on the best outcome for the occupants of each building.


  • Registered Professional Fire Engineer, Queensland, RPEQ No 11900
  • Institution of Fire Engineers, UK – Chartered Fire Engineer (CEng)
  • Institution of Fire Engineers – Member (MIFireE)
  • Queensland Government, Department of Housing and Public Works – Development Tribunal Referee for Fire Safety Engineering (appointed 2015)

Meet Our Team

Chris Sheeran
           Managing Director              Principal Fire Engineer
P: +61 7 3048 1435 M: +61 429 599 488
Rebecca Lai
                 Director                       Business Administration 
P: +61 7 3048 1435 M: +61 425 896 678