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

“It is with great confidence that we recommend TOTAL Mechanical of Wisconsin for our most complicated and difficult projects.”

Robert J. Lex – Executive Vice President
Harwood Engineering Consultants

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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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