Fire & Life Safety

Henderson fire protection engineers know design, life safety technology, and construction. Our diverse group of fire protection specialists includes licensed engineers with backgrounds in fire protection, mechanical, chemical, civil, and architectural engineering; NICET certified technicians; and fire service professionals. We provide thought leadership and expertise on multiple code and standards technical committees for the Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), and other national organizations.

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.


  • Full-Scale Fire Testing
  • Fire Alarm Design
  • Water Supply Analysis
  • Fire Sprinkler & Standpipe Design
  • Fire Pumps
  • Water Storage Tanks
  • Clean Agent Systems
  • Smoke Control Analysis & Design
  • High Piled Storage Analysis
  • Mass Notification Systems Design
  • Hydraulic Calculations


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.

In The News
Sports Business Journal Interviews Henderson Experts About Stadium Electrification
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Advancing Design Quality Management Summit
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Second Annual Henderson Retail Symposium Discusses Industry Trends
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Henderson Project Earns Best New Multifamily Project Award
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KMBC Features Henderson in CPKC Stadium Documentary
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Henderson’s Key Insights from Spring 2024 Mission Critical Conference Season
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Team Henderson’s Thoughts and Insights from 2024 NAB Show
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2024 BOMA International's Medical Real Estate Conference
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Henderson Insights and Takeaways from TAHFM 2024 Conference
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Henderson Earns KC STEM Leader Award
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Two Henderson Venue Projects Win 2024 Capstone Awards
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Henderson Director Named Among “20 to Know” Construction Industry Power Players


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