Our Expertise

Building Code Consulting

Celerity Engineering has a focus on Part 3 Fire Protection, Occupant Safety and Accessibility and Sections 8, 9 and 10 of Part 9 Housing and Small Buildings of the Vancouver Building Bylaw, British Columbia Building Code, and National Building Code of Canada. We are also adept in the application of the many National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards that are referenced in the building code, and NFPA's own Fire and Life Safety and building Codes, and the International Building Code.

Our services include:

  • Building Code Compliance Reviews.
  • Building Code Alternative Solutions.
  • Building Permit Processing Assistance.
  • Negotiations with Municipal Authorities.
  • Building Code Appeals Preparation.
  • Building Permit Data Sheets.
  • Stair Safety and Ergonomics.
  • Occupant Loads for Licensed Beverage Establishments.
  • Code Compliance Drawings.
  • Third Party Review (Independent Professional).

Fire Code Consulting

Celerity Engineering is adept in the application of the Fire Code and many of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards that are referenced in the British Columbia Fire Code, the Vancouver Fire Bylaw and the National Fire Code of Canada.

Our services include:

  • Fire Safety Plans and Signage.
  • NFPA Standards application.
  • Spray Booth Design and Certification.
  • Pre-Engineered Fire Suppression Systems.