Adrian Hay

Managing Director and Co-founder

Adrian has 20 years fire consultancy experience encompassing design & construction advice, research and legal work. Design projects have covered all manner of private, public and commercial buildings e.g. sports stadia, industrial facilities, residential developments, shopping centres, transport interchanges, exhibition halls, high rise buildings etc, focusing on the development of fire safety strategies.

His PhD research into the application of quantified risk assessment to building fire safety was sponsored by BNFL to harmonize their approach to process and building fire safety by employing the same assessment techniques. This experience in QRA has been applied extensively on a wide range of projects.

In addition, Adrian has carried out research projects on issues such as amendments to Approved Document B (the main technical guidance document to the Building Regulations in England and Wales) and comparisons of tactical fire-fighting techniques employed by the US and UK fire service.