Advanced Fire Engineering (AFE) is a Specialist Fire Engineering Consultancy focused on providing superior and cost effective Fire Engineering solutions for any project, irrespective of size. AFE is a quality and innovation-led company which is explores new approaches and alternative solutions to fire engineering problems to minimise costs and risks for Clients.

Christian Nielsen, Director of AFE, has a full Masters Degree in Fire Engineering, over 17 years international industry experience, is a Chartered and Registered Fire Engineer on the National Professional Engineers Register (NPER), and is also a PhD candidate in Fire Engineering.  He provides a Fire Engineering Consultancy which concentrates on providing personalised Fire Engineering services that provide a high level of flexibility and diversity for Clients without compromising safety standards.

Christian has a proven record of Fire Engineering innovation, Risk Minimisation and Project Success, including being awarded ‘Best Specialist Engineering Project’ at 2009 Middle East annual MEP Awards.

AFE has a wealth of Australasian and International Experience, over $50 Billion in project value.

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Core Values

Our Four Core Values are:

FOCUSED – Listening and understanding your needs

INNOVATIVE – Solutions giving you a competitive edge

RESPONSIVE – Supporting your needs promptly

EFFECTIVE – Practical, maintainable, economic, and safe


Important Note:  Mr Chris Robinson, who has a conviction for blackmail, has publicly advised that AFE has contributed to his fire investigation report.  This is not correct.  AFE has not contributed to Mr Robinson’s report in any capacity.  Upon review of Mr Robinson’s report, AFE is of the opinion that his report contains significant technical errors and fallacies.  Mr Chris Robinson does not possess any qualification in the field of fire engineering or fire investigation, and was deported.




  • Masterplan fire safety solutions
  • Structural fire analysis
  • Quantitative risk analysis
  • Fire safety audit
  • Fire and evacuation modelling
  • Third party review and support
  • Risk assessment
  • Construction supervision
  • Commissioning witnessing
  • Cost-benefit analysis
  • Fire Investigation
  • Expert witness
  • Fire systems reviews and audits
  • Fire brigade requirements
  • Asset fire mitigation strategies
  • Alternative emergency lighting solutions

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