Fire Protection

There is no mission more critical than saving lives and protecting valuable property.

Fire Protection

We bring our TOTAL design / build capabilities to the design and installation of fire protection technologies that help to ensure the safe and enduring operation of any commercial facility. As a single-source for fire protection services, we understand the challenges no matter the size of the building.
Our Fire Protection Services Include:

  • Fire sprinkler technologies
  • Fire alarms and controls
  • Fire detection components
  • Fire suppression technologies
  • Fire equipment

Case Studies

Northwestern Mutual – 777 N. Van Buren

Job Name: Northwestern Mutual – 777 N. Van Buren
Scope of Work: Design, Furnish, and Install Complete Fire Protection System
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202
General Contractor: CD Smith Construction Services
Project hours: 12,400 hours

The following is a summary of Fire Protection equipment installed at this facility:

  • Eight thousand four hundred and twenty-two Sprinkler Heads

  • Twenty five thousand four hundred feet of Pipe

  • Fifteen Dry Systems

  • Five FDCs

  • Two Hundred hose valves

  • Two 8” Double Detector Check Backflow Preventers

  • One MIC Blast FPS 15,000 Nitrogen Generator with Air Compressor and Tank

  • One 1,000 GPM 480 Volt Electric Fire Pump at 235 PSI, Complete with 200 HP Jockey Pump, and Wye Delta controllers with transfer switch for high zone

  • One 1,000 GPM 480 Volt Electric Fire Pump at 110 PSI, Complete with 100 HP Jockey Pump, and Wye Delta controllers with transfer switch for high zone

Project summary:

Northwestern Mutual – 777 N. Van Buren is a 35-story structure.  The facility includes 25 floors of apartments and 10 floors of parking, 8 of which are above-ground.  The 9th floor of the building has amenities such as a swimming pool, sports bar, fitness center, and conference rooms.

Marquette University Residence Hall & Dining Facility

Job Name: Marquette University Residence Hall & Dining Facility
Scope of Work: Design, Furnish and Install Complete Fire Protection System
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233
General Contractor: JH Findorff & Son Inc.
Project hours: 8,300 hours

The following is a summary of HVAC equipment installed at this facility:

  • Two thousand nine hundred and sixty-one Sprinkler Heads

  • Eight thousand three hundred feet of Pipe

  • One Fire Pump

  • Two Dry Systems

Project summary:

Marquette University Residence Hall & Dining Facility consists of two towers.  The Eckstein Tower houses 400 students on 11 floors; the Wells Street Hall houses 465 students on 8 floors.  The project also includes a 24-hour dining facility, lounges, and smart classrooms.  The facility opens in fall of 2018.

As a design-build contractor, TOTAL Mechanical designed the code compliant systems and coordinated with all trades to ensure the construction process was efficient and cost-effective to the Owner.

Testimonials

 

“The folks at Alto-Shaam are pleased and relieved to know that their facility is now “online” with their new Fire Alarm System…  Thanks for working in and around all of their people and processes… Out of 421 employees at Alto-Shaam, that is a job well done”

~ Bob Goehner, Project Manager One Source Construction

 

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TOTAL Mechanical is Southeastern Wisconsin’s premier commercial, industrial and residential HVAC, electrical, plumbing and fire protection contractor.

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