John Barnfield

Director and Co-founder


John has over 35 years’ experience as a fire safety engineer and has worked on a wide range of projects including Dubai’s iconic Burj al Arab and the Bahrain World Trade Centre.

 John’s experience encompasses materials testing and the design of major building and transportation projects in the UK and worldwide using British and international design codes.  The main focus of his work has been on the development of the fire safety engineering solutions for innovative and novel buildings.

 In addition to his design work John has acted as an expert witness on various fire related matters and has been responsible for the preparation of a number of fire safety engineering guides and has prepared draft standards under contract to the British Standards Institution.