Case Study: NorthConnex Tunnel Fire System

FireSense were appointed to supply the fire detection equipment & cabling requirements for the NorthConnex Tunnel in Sydney, NSW.

FireSense were engaged for the design, production, testing, complete programming and onsite commissioning of all aspects of the fire detection system. The FireSense case study shares the project details and comprehensive learnings.



Road Tunnels

Having completed many of Australia’s largest Tunnels our team are highly experienced and knowledgeable in the design and optimisation of Road Tunnels projects.

Infastructure Rail

Major infrastructure projects require intelligent up front design, sophisticated high speed network systems, and highly specialized interfaces to other building systems - all of which we can cater for.

Data Centres

Very early fire detection is of critical importance for data centres and their protection and business continuity.

Correctional Facilities

We can help with any Correctional Facilities by the use of advanced early detection with dual control and colour-graphics systems.

Educational Facilities

We have a proven track record to facilitate the largest Fire & DVC backbone networks to Educational campuses.


Large open spaces such as warehousing are a specialty for FireSense aspirated systems and building evacuation systems.


FireSense can provide large distributed wire/fibre network backbone systems for hospitals, which are designed for high speed and redundancy.

Commercial High Rise

FireSense excels in complex Fire and Evacuation systems for high-rise commercial buildings, and has supplied systems for some of the most prominent sites in the country.

Shopping Centres

FireSense partners with shopping centres Australia-wide and helps to construct detailed Fire, EWIS & Digital PA Systems for these centres.

ActivFire Certified

All products hold ActivFire Certifications with FireSense Cable being the ONLY full range of ActivFire certified cable in Australia.

Business ISO + Cable Certification

Triple ISO accreditation & certification in Quality, Environment and OH&S. Independent cable certification for PVC Free + PVC Best Practice.

Electrical Equipment Safety System

Complying with all electrical regulations across Australia & New Zealand.

Green Building Council Australia compliant

All FireSense cables meet the requirements of GBCA & certified by VCA, GECA & Bureau Veritas.

Vinyl Council of Australia

FireSense TPS cables are manufactured using Best Environmental Practice PVC v2.0 standards & VCA licensed to ensure compliance with GBCA policy.

Good Environmental Choices Australia

FireSense PVC free cables are independently certified as better for the environment & human health.

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FireSense’s head office and warehousing is located in North West Sydney and has regional sales offices and warehousing in Melbourne and Brisbane. Our products are available direct from our sales team and our cable products are available either direct or via your preferred wholesaler.

Since opening in 2005, we have become the preferred supplier and partner to many of Australia's largest and most respected companies in the fire industry. We pride ourselves on delivering well designed, quality products and unsurpassed customer service on large commercial projects, Australia wide.