We are a leading fire engineering company based in Calgary, Canada. Our core expertise lies in offering top-tier fire protection engineering, Building and Fire Code consulting services. Our unwavering commitment is to deliver exceptional services to our valued clients.

Our Story

TAIREC Fire Consulting Ltd. (TAIREC) is a renowned Canadian consulting firm with its headquarters in Calgary, Alberta. We specialize in the domains of Fire Engineering and fire and life safety code consulting, catering to a wide range of sectors, including residential, commercial, educational, assembly, and industrial. Our dedicated services are designed to meet the needs of architects, building owners, building officials, developers, contractors, and agencies alike. As a trusted industry leader, we take pride in offering expert solutions for fire safety and code compliance throughout Canada.

At TAIREC Fire Consulting Ltd., we bring extensive experience in applying fire protection engineering principles, provincial, and national building codes, along with referenced standards. Our in-depth knowledge of Building and Fire Code requirements and their underlying intents places us in a prime position to deliver exceptional services. Our commitment is unwavering, driven by a dedication to establishing innovative design practices, delivering high-quality services, and, most importantly, providing cost-effective design solutions to our clients, all with an unrelenting focus on excellence.

TAIREC is proud to hold licenses from both APEGA and APEGS, which position us as a trusted provider of fire protection engineering services across Western Canada. We prioritize staying current with the latest research and advancements in fire protection engineering, reaffirming our commitment to delivering value-added services for our clients’ projects.



Charles, the founder and principal of TAIREC Fire Consulting, established the company in 2018. He is a distinguished fire protection engineer, holding registrations across western Canada. With postgraduate training at the Master’s level, Charles combines a solid academic foundation with practical expertise. Charles is recognized as a certified fire protection specialist with NFPA. 

Charles has an extensive track record in providing fire protection engineering and building and fire code consulting services across a diverse spectrum of projects. His portfolio spans new construction endeavors, modifications of existing buildings, fire protection strategies for industrial and oil and gas facilities, underground mines, process safety protocols in oil and gas installations, and more. His unique strength lies in seamlessly blending design proficiency with practical, technical knowledge honed through extensive research and experience in fire protection engineering training. 

Throughout his career, Charles has successfully managed numerous projects, including the process safety and fire protection analysis in industrial facilities, fire protection system designs, code consulting, fire protection solutions for underground mines and oil and gas facilities, assessment of hazardous materials and area analysis, integrated system testing, storage of hazardous material, commissioning of life safety systems, site reviews, and the evaluation of fire and life-safety systems for both new and existing buildings. He is also well-versed in computational fire modeling techniques. 

What truly drives Charles is his passion for collaborating with stakeholders on projects of all sizes. He is dedicated to delivering technically sound, cost-effective solutions that enhance the safety of the built environment.