Fire Protection

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Our Fire Protection division offers
the following services:

Design & Value

Property Analysis

Let our engineers review your existing fire protection system to evaluate its ability to handle the storage needs of potential tenants. Our review will include a water supply analysis, hydraulic calculations and NFPA code review to determine a systems adequacy for the intended storage arrangement.


Turnkey fire protection services for new construction & tenant improvements.
This includes and is not limited to the following:

  • Warehouse and Cold Storage Facilities
  • Office and Retail Buildings
  • Schools and Churches
  • Specialized Hazard Systems – FM200, Fire Cycle, etc.
  • Underground Fire Services

  • Fire Pump Installation
  • Standpipes and Hose Stations
  • Storage Racks
  • Backflow Preventer Installation and Replacement

Inspection, Maintenance, Repair, & Testing

  • Fire Sprinkler Confidence Inspection & Testing of Wet, Dry, and Pre-Action Systems / Deluge Systems, Anti-Freeze Systems
  • Fire Pump Inspection, Testing,
    & Maintenance
  • Standpipe Inspection & Testing

  • Dry System Winterization
  • Annual Fire Extinguisher Certification & Maintenance
  • Annual Backflow Device Certification
  • Annual Fire Hydrant Testing & Maintenance

Fire Protection projects



Kirkland, WA

Below Grade Garage: 17 state of the art dry systems with electronic actuation.

Dual fire pumps with 50,000-gallon onsite water storage tank.

Retail/Office: 2 buildings with 7-8 stories, floor controls and standpipe hose valves in each of three stairs.

Plaza: Small buildings with separate risers. Two dry barrel hydrants.

Kaiser Permanente
Administrative Campus

Renton, WA

General Contractor – Ryan Companies.US

A state-of-the-art Campus encompassing Healthcare, Office, Lab, Industrial Warehouse, Multi story buildings. PHI Buildings A & B, PHII Buildings C & D.

Total square footage 506,276 SF, Wet systems with floor controls and standpipe in all stairs.

A fire pump with ESFR system for high piled storage in the warehouse.

Best Projects-Healthcare Award of Merit 2018 -ENR Northwest.

Best Projects-Healthcare Award of Merit 2018 -- ENR Northwest!


Kent, WA

General Contractor – Abbott Construction, Inc.

Two story Medical office 37,630 Sqft. Wet systems with floor controls and backflow preventor.

Foss Harbor Marina

Tacoma, WA

Fire hose Standpipe system utilizing underwater piping, HDPI welded plastic piping & custom manufactured flexible hoses.


Segale Properties

Tukwila, WA

Archer Construction has partnered with Segale properties to provide design build services for the expansion of their property portfolio. Some of the properties include the following.

Pacific Gateway industrial

P-152 400,000 SF 45 ft tall warehouse. Installed ten ESFR systems supplied by a 2000 Gallon per minute fire pump. System design was per FM requirements for the storage of Class I -IV commodities to 40’ with no in rack sprinklers. option to change heads to accommodate the storage of exposed non expanded plastics in racks.

P-161 155,000 SF warehouse with 45’ roof height fire systems designed to FM requirements for class I – IV commodities to 40’ with no in rack sprinklers.

P-162 57,545 SF warehouse with 40’ roof height. The fire system piping and pump sizing was designed per the newest criteria in NFPA 13, 2016 edition. This new criterion will allow for the storage of exposed expanded plastics in open racks to 35’ in a 40’ building. This would have been the first building in the city of Kent to provide a fire system capable of the storage of exposed expanded plastics in racking with no in rack sprinklers. the final design was based on a new tenant that reduced the fire protection requirements; however, the systems are still designed to provide the higher flow for any future needs, just add a fire pump.

P-172-Future 150,000 SF warehouse with 45’ roof height fire systems designed to FM requirements for class I – IV commodities to 40’ with no in rack sprinklers.

Agricultural building, Othello Washington- Archer designed and installed a fire system to accommodate the new addition as well as the existing office space for the Segale family vineyard.

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