Pye-Barker Fire & Safety has acquired Northwest Fire Suppression, a fire protection company located in the Pacific Northwest.

Northwest Fire Suppression, headquartered in Beaverton, Ore., specializes in fire suppression and fire alarm systems with expertise in special hazards fire suppression systems. NW Fire services thousands of industrial as well as commercial businesses throughout the Northwest region. It is led by John Durkin.

“Partnering with Pye-Barker allows us to further help customers in the Pacific Northwest ensure their people, equipment and business remain safe,” said Northwest Fire Suppression President John Durkin. “This is a great opportunity to help our community, grow our business and provide advancement opportunities for our team.”

Pye-Barker Fire & Safety, founded in 1946, is a U.S. fire protection and life safety provider. The company now includes more than 110 locations and 3,000 team members across the country. In addition to portable extinguishers, restaurant fire suppression, special hazard systems, fire sprinklers, fire alarms, Pye-Barker offers alarm security, surveillance, intrusion detection and CCTV monitoring. 

“Northwest Fire Suppression brings a unique skillset to our service offering within the Pacific Northwest region as their technical capabilities to design, install and service complex special hazard and fire alarm systems sets us apart from other service providers in the area,” said Pye-Barker Fire CEO Bart Proctor. “Additionally, NW Fire compliments our existing Portland, Ore. location which now gives us true full-service capability in the region.” 

NW Fire Suppression will retain all employees.