About Us

Sprinktec are fire sprinkler design consultants, who specialise in both the Commercial and Domestic markets. We also a full design training programme for the sprinkler industry through our courses.

Based in Glasgow with an international client base, our team has over 60 years expertise and experience to carry out requirements from a single dwelling house to a super shed / waste to energy site.

Sprinktec also work closely with consultancy firms, end users and councils to ensure that they have robust fire sprinkler specification when going out to market for costs.

Systems & Standards

We work with the following systems:

Wet, Dry, Pre-action, Deluge, Foam, Low Pressure Water Mist, High Pressure Water Mist, Water Spray


and cover the following standards:

BSEN 12845 Commerical Sprinklers, BS 9251 – Domestic & Residential Sprinklers, BS 8489 – Commercial Watermist, BS 8458 – Domestic & Residential Watermist, FM Global – American Sprinkler Codes, NFPA – American Sprinkler Codes


Sprinktec is the Leading Fire sprinkler Training provider in the UK and the only Training company to cover design training for Domestic, Residential, Commercial and Industrial systems.

All of our courses are kept up-to-date with current legislation ensuring the candidates are up to speed, the training is also carried out by one of our lecturers who have a combined experience in the industry of over 60 years.

Alan Crichton

Alan has a wealth of knowledge of all aspects of the fire protection industry. He is a fire systems project and design engineer with over 20 years’ experience in design and project management of sprinkler systems for industrial, residential, commercial, leisure and health care properties.

He has prepared manufacture drawings, designed systems and thus has first-hand experience and a sound understanding of the relevant guidance and standards. He has designed water-based fire suppression systems including sprinklers, deluge, foam and water spray (low pressure and high-pressure).

Alan has led design and drawing offices and managed subcontractors and contractors and has been in charge of design control and quality procedures. Furthermore, he has managed procurement of parts and fabrication; fire alarms; designed and installed water-based systems; undertaken fire risk assessments, site investigations and reports; developed complex systems as well as conducted maintenance planning and quality assurance and auditing. Alan is also a registered CPD presenter, and is the Technical Committee Chairman for BAFSA.

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