Welcome to Compass Fire Solutions

Compass Fire Solutions are independently owned and operated, specialising in the Design, Installation, Service and Maintenance of all facets of Fire Protection, Fire Detection and Alarm Systems.

From small, stand-alone systems in offices and residential buildings, to large scale complex networks on some of the biggest sites in Australia, we have the experience and expertise to deliver a complete solution that meets your requirements and budget.

Compass Fire Solutions work on projects all over Australia, in cities, suburbs, regional and remote locations.

Culcairn Compressor Station

Compass Fire Solutions recently completed the detail design and installation of the Fire Systems at APA Group's Culcairn Natural Gas Compressor Station (located approx 50kms north of Albury, NSW)

The works involved several disciplines

Fire Detection System

An Addressable Fire Detection System was installed on site covering numerous buildings, linked by underground conduits. A Notifier AFP-2800 was installed in the sites Amenities building with Smoke and Thermal detectors installed in the Amenities Building, Battery Building and Stores Building.


VESDA Aspirated Smoke Detection System

A VESDA system was installed in the Control Building, with 4 VESDA's covering the Control Room, Station Power Cubicle, Station PLC Cubicle, Battery Charger Cubicle and an outside Reference Detector.


Pro-Inert Gaseous Suppression System

A Pro-Inert Gaseous Suppression System was installed to cover the Control Building. The system consisted of 7 Pro-Inert Cylinders located in the new external equipment enclosure and piped into the Control Building. The required system controls were incorporated into the new Fire Panel and activated by the VESDA System. 


ACAF System

A portable 200L Automatic Compressed Air Foam unit was supplied and installed in the external equipment enclosure. This unit can be moved around the site by a forklift and has a 30m hose reel attached to enable fire fighting facilities to various parts of the site including the Oil Store, Site Generator, and the 3 Natural Gas Compressors.


Building Works

Several building works were required as part of the installation, including construction of a new external equipment enclosure, installation of radiant heat shields to protect the cabling entering the underside of the elevate Control Building, replacement of the doors and windows on the Control Building for the protection against radiant heat and the protection of the Control Building's plywood walls and ceiling using a Intumescent Flame proof paint

September 2019

Sheena French joins our management team as our Service Coordinator. Sheena has many years experience in the Fire Industry in managing a Service Department.

In February 2019, the NSW Government recognised the FPAA's FPAS Accreditation Scheme as part of its Fire Safety Reforms. As part of this scheme, invidivuals who carry out design activities will require to be accredited. In January 2020 this accreditation will be formally gazetted. Wayne Rose has recently completed his FPAS Design Accreditation, and is listed on the FPAA's Accreditation Register.

April 2019

Joshua Von Bischoffshausen joins our management team as a Senior Fire System Designer. Josh is a Sprinkler Fitter by trade and has many years experience in designing Sprinkler and Hydrant Systems in both 2D and 3D.

March 2019

Following on from a successful project at Stage 1, Compass Fire Solutions is awarded the Design and Installation of the Fire Services at the new ARV Rooty Hill Village Stage 2, being built by Lipman. The project consists of 3 buildings including a Mixed Development building and  2 Independent Living Units buildings. The systems consists of Fire Sprinkler Systems, Networked Fire Detection and Alarm System to all buildings, Fire Extinguishers to all buildings. 

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Culcairn Compressor Station
Pro-Inert Gas Suppression
Automatic Compressed Air Foam
VESDA Detection System
VESDA System water trap


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