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A round up of a year of research

The past year certainly has been universally challenging. Plans have had to adapt, and that has included the extent of our research.

Michael Spearpoint

Research Leader

Social value

OFR contributes to Manchester homeless charity project

Specialist fire engineers from Manchester-based OFR Consultants are working with industry colleagues to create the new Embassy Village – a new community in Manchester that will provide wrap-around support for the city’s homeless and vulnerable men.


External fire wall incidents

Sam Bryant

Graduate Fire Engineer

Industry News

OFR Team Advises on Durham’s Milburngate

Members of our Leeds team have been busy working on an exciting new development in Durham, as part of the city’s riverside regeneration project.

Callum Dyer


Industry News

Advising Brick By Brick on the latest fire safety guidance

Members of our team, led by project director Stewart Dabin have been providing fire safety engineering services and developing robust fire strategies for an exciting mixed-tenure, multi-site residential project in Croydon.

Stewart Dabin

Design Director


Our Cyber Essentials certification is confirmed

We are now officially certified by Cyber Essentials in taking preventative measures again cyber attacks.

Industry News

Ethics in engineering; an essential part of training

Earlier this year, my colleague Ondrej Vesely and I were invited to share our fire engineering knowledge with students at Edinburgh University’s School of Engineering – in particular on the hot topic of ethics in engineering.

Stephen Dickson

Principal Fire Engineer