Higher Education

The challenges faced by higher education campuses today are similar to those that confront small cities. The variety of occupancies, construction types, enforcement, construction/remodel activity, and future planning involved in higher education demands a fire protection, security, and life safety partner that understands the perspectives of a wide variety of stakeholders. At Telgian, we understand the environment of continuous change, planning, design, construction, testing, repair, and certifying that exists on the multitude of facilities spread across campus properties.

Our broad industry perspective gives Telgian the unique ability to understand the fire, security, and life safety challenges of education campuses and residential facilities. Telgian’s experts include seasoned fire protection engineers, loss control consultants, security professionals, system designers, and the very best fire sprinkler and fire alarm technicians certified by the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Tech (NICET).

Our solutions are custom-tailored to fit the individual needs of the structure, jurisdiction and client priorities. From inspections and testing sprinkler and alarm systems in the chemistry lab to performing life safety evaluations for a proposed dormitory high rise, Telgian has the experts you need and the solutions you require.

Challenge
Solution
Challenge
Fire/Security/Life Safety Design
Solutions
Multi-level design documents accommodate construction needs, simplify the bid processes and reduce change orders.
Challenge
System Device Inventory Tracking
Solutions
Testing and inspections utilizes an online system to capture all inventory data and report through a secure customer portal.
Challenge
Obtaining Permits
Solutions
Code consulting to translate and implement code intent properly and interface with local fire officials. Testing and inspections to maintain compliance.
Challenge
Compliance and Recordkeeping
Solutions
Testing and inspections enables centrally managed, nationwide inspections, and compliance tracking for all locations
Challenge
Jurisdictional Compliance and Permit Maintenance
Solutions
Design and engineering solutions to help mitigate code official concerns.
Challenge
Balancing Costs
Solutions
Engineering experts that help manage new construction versus on-going facility management needs.