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Scott Golly


Vice President, Global Service Line Leader, Special Hazards

Areas of Expertise

Fire + Life Safety Systems Design
Code Review + Compliance
Battery Failure Analysis + Consulting
Fire Alarm + Detection Systems
Fire Suppression Systems Design + Consulting
Fire + Explosion Origin + Cause Investigation
Chemical Analysis of Fire Debris
Lithium-Ion Battery + Energy Storage Systems
Combustible Dust Safety
Industrial Process Safety
Hazardous Material Evaluation
Power Transmission + Design


Scott Golly is a Vice President of Fire Building Safety and the Service Line Leader of Special Hazards. He has 25+ years experience in designing fire alarm and emergency communication systems, water-based fire suppression, gaseous suppression systems, conducting performance-based assessments, and preparing code and life safety evaluations for new and existing buildings.

He oversees fire protection system installations, system failure investigations, and is serving as a technical expert for legal cases. He has manufacturer-specific fire alarm system training and knowledge for numerous brands of fire alarm systems. His responsibilities include mentoring technical staff, project management and providing technical expertise on special hazards fire suppression systems.

Prior to his current role, Scott served as an Operations Leader for Jensen Hughes in the Mid-Atlantic region. Scott is a registered Fire Protection Engineer and participates on NFPA Technical Committees. Scott is also Vice President of his volunteer fire company and has enjoyed being a volunteer firefighter and EMT for over 30 years.

Education / Certifications
  • BS, Fire Protection Engineering, University of Maryland
  • PE: DE, MD, NY, VA
  • National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying