Fire Protection Systems Design, Detection & Service

For the past 50 years, Shambaugh & Son. L.P. has earned its reputation as one of the top fire protection contractors in the industry. Distinguished by a commitment to provide competitive and accurate pricing, technically advanced in-house design, and highly efficient fire protection fabrication services, we strive to offer unmatched expertise and comprehensive value that consistently meet the changing needs of our clients.

Complete End-to-End Fire Protection Services

Operating across six locations, Shambaugh’s Fire Protection Group averages about 1,000 service jobs, 1,500 inspections, and 500 projects throughout 50 states within a typical year. Clients will find offices conveniently located in Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, and South Bend, Indiana; Detroit, Michigan; Chicago, Illinois; Columbus, Cincinnati, and Toledo, Ohio; Louisville, Kentucky, and Los Angeles, California.

A Full Range of Active & Passive Fire Protection

We pride ourselves on the ability to offer our clients complete fire protection services. With over 75 NICET (National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies)-certified fire designers, our Fire Protection Group consistently produces the industry’s highest level of accurate and detailed fire sprinkler system designs, using advanced CADD and hydraulic calculation software to ensure accuracy, optimum design, and on-time project completion.

A Safe Job Is a Successful Job

We go beyond other fire suppression companies in what we offer in fire protection services.

Simply put, we have a passion for safety. Backed by one of the best safety and quality assurance programs in the industry (ISO 9001:2008 Certified/EMR of 0.62), our internal safety program addresses the demanding requirements of the nuclear, biopharmaceutical, heavy industrial, and other process and mechanical industries.

From simple fire sprinkler systems to complex special hazard systems, our rigorous safety practices and programs help ensure that every person on every fire protection project goes home safely, each and every day.

We Offer a Wide Range of Fire Protection Systems

We approach every fire protection project with the same level of care, safety, and diligence. Our Fire Protection Group offers the following specialized fire detection and suppression systems:

  • Backflow preventers
  • Wet and dry sprinklers
  • Pre-action and deluge systems
  • Underground fire mains and hydrants
  • Foam systems
  • Wet and dry chemical systems
  • CO2 systems: gaseous agents
  • Special hazards & fire suppression systems
  • Clean agent systems
  • High-speed and ultra-high-speed detection systems
  • Fire alarms and detection systems
  • Fire pumps
  • Water storage tanks
  • Antifreeze
  • Standpipe and fire hose systems
  • Smoke detector sensitivity testing
  • Dry chemical systems
  • Halon replacement systems
  • Fire protection fabrication services
  • Fire & life-safety preventative maintenance services and inspection programs

Contact us to learn why we are one of the leading fire protection companies and what we can do for you.