Code Consulting

Henderson code professionals are fire protection engineers that know design, enforcement, and construction. We dive deep into all aspects of codes, design, and life safety. Our credentials lead the industry: former fire department and building officials, multiple National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and International Code Council (ICC) certifications and awards for thought leadership, and memberships on multiple code and standards technical committees.

At Henderson, we are problem solvers. We will find the right solution for your healthcare, federal government, high rise, assembly, collegiate, sports, retail, residential, and commercial projects.


  • Code Compliance Assessments
  • Alternative Materials & Methods
  • Performance-Based Design
  • Joint Commission Statement of Conditions
  • Life Safety Surveys
  • Smoke Control Design & Analysis
  • Fire & Smoke Modeling
  • Third Party/Peer Review
  • Special Inspections
  • Fire & Life Safety System Commissioning
  • Hazardous Materials Analysis
  • High Piled Storage Analysis


We could tell you all day how we always find new ways to innovate, but we’d rather let our projects speak for themselves. Browse our project gallery to discover what we’ve been working on.

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We’re experts in a range of disciplines and provide a wide array of building system design engineering services across a variety of building types, specializing in six market sectors: Business, Community, Grocery & Distribution, Health, Retail, and Venue.


We’re an organization of smart thinkers and passionate creatives, and we love to share what we know. Scroll our thought leadership library for technical expertise, design discoveries, educational takeaways, and more from the brains behind the buildings.

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Chris Constant

Code Consulting Director

Christopher Culp

Fire & Life Safety Technical Director | Principal



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