Fire Compartmentation Survey

All door inspections are carried out by qualified FDIS inspectors.

Compartmentation is an important part of the fire safety design of buildings. Its purpose is to divide large areas into smaller areas. In achieving this, should a fire occur, its spread would be limited to a compartment rather than a whole floor.


NW Fire Solutions can carry out a full compartment survey within any premises. The survey involves investigation work within roof spaces, ceiling/floor voids and and through services that may penetrate the compartment. The purpose is to ensure that there are no gaps within the compartment which could allow the spreading of flammable gases or flames to another compartment.

There are four types of Compartment Survey carried out by NW Fire Solutions Ltd.

1. Visual-only compartmentation survey


This report outlines levels of passive fire resistance that should be provided within a given building and a breakdown of findings of a visual-only survey i.e. no intrusive/destructive inspection.


2. Intrusive compartmentation survey
(without NW Fire Solutions providing the contractors to open up building fabric and making good)


This report outlines levels of passive fire resistance that should be provided within a given building and a breakdown of findings of a visual and intrusive survey.


3. Intrusive compartmentation survey
(NW Fire Solutions provide the contractors to open up building fabric and making good)


Same as ‘2’ but we also provide contractors to open up and make good.


4. Fire Stopping survey
(usually required as a result of a compartmentation survey for the purpose of a contractor to price remedial work)


This consists of a visual survey and recording breaches in compartmentation using the Hilti app.


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Experience


We offer something that you absolutely must find in a fire door inspection company. Whenever you are tasked with finding an inspection company for something as important as your building's fire doors, you will want to be sure to hire a company with the required experience to ensure that everything is done according to regulation. Because we have so much experience in the industry, we can offer you the peace of mind of hiring a fully experienced and trained company to handle your inspection needs.


Satisfied Customers


Another factor you should consider when hiring a company to handle your fire door inspections would be satisfied customers. We have plenty of satisfied customers that can attest to our ability to deliver results. We take our job seriously and we fully understand how important it is to get the proper results when it comes to a detailed fire door inspection. We pride ourselves on doing just that. There are many companies to choose from and we know we stack up well against them. We offer exceptional customer service and we deliver the best results for all of our customers.