Leading the Standards of Life Safety and Property Protection

Since its foundation in 1979 in the city of Toronto, Canada, the Butler Group has acquired considerable expertise in the field of Fire & Life Safety Engineering.

Butler Engineering – part of Butler Group – with regional headquarters in the Emirates of Dubai, UAE, is the fastest growing fire and life safety consultant and third party independent inspection and quality management firm in the Middle East, North Africa & Asia.

Recognition of Butler Engineering as a House of Expertise by the Ministry of Interior, Civil Defense Headquarters and Fire and Life Safety Consultant by the Fire Department of Trakhees establishes our sound reputation in the field of fire and life safety engineering. As a House of Expertise and third party consultant, we are authorized to supervise, control and recommend mitigating fire and life safety provisions in all industrial, commercial and residential establishments in conjunction with the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ).

Our passion for life safety and property protection fuels our commitment to our clients, our disciplines and our expertise. Our experts have been actively involved with the UAE Ministry of Interior to develop advanced engineering solutions to support industry needs. Our contribution to UAE Fire & Life Safety Code development and implementation has been instrumental in helping us gain the confidence of both clients and authorities. Furthermore, our contributions and participation in international bodies such as ASTM, FCIA, FM, IAS, NFPA, UL etc. have been appreciated by industry practitioners and clients worldwide.

Additionally, our global recognition as an IAS accredited Special Inspection Agency under the IAS AC 291 accreditation criteria of the International Accreditation Service Inc. (IAS) and the International Building Code (IBC) provides clients with a leading edge to address technical aspects of fire and life safety during project construction through completion.



To provide the highest standard of fire and life safety consulting and third party inspection and quality management services within the discipline of fire and life safety engineering worldwide.


Value Statement

Our clients are critical to our success. Butler Engineering is client-focused, sensitive to practical realities and driven to exceed client expectations. Technical quality is our signature.



Professional independence and technical skill save lives, protect property and provide operational continuity.