Origin Fire Consultants Ltd and SFPE
Origin Fire Consultants Ltd
New Zealand Chapter of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers
After graduating in 1988 from Canterbury University in NZ with a BE(Mech), Michael worked as a mechanical building services engineer for J Roger Preston & Partners in the UK, then with Connell Wagner in NZ, where he became passionate about fire safety and protection engineering.
In 1998 he joined forces with other engineers to set up Pacific Consultants comprising mechanical, electrical and fire engineering services, of which he became the managing director in 2013. Recently Michael has set up a specialist fire engineering consultancy “Origin Fire Consultants”, concentrating on a creative and collaborative approach to fire safety and protection consulting
Michael is coming up to over 30 years’ experience as a consulting engineer and 20 years as a specialist fire engineer, with a passion for preparing sound and innovative Fire Engineering and Fire Protection designs.
Michael is currently the President of the New Zealand Chapter of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers.