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Carlos Quaglia

Subject Matter Expert, Fire Safety Engineering


Carlos is a respected fire safety expert who works with public and private sector clients to develop holistic fire safety strategies and engineering solutions.

With more than 40 years of experience in the field, Carlos is sought-after as a fire safety leader, advisor, speaker, and expert witness. His impressive background and extensive technical expertise allow him to consult to a broad range of clients – from government authorities and agencies to product manufacturers and the United Nations.

Carlos’ experience and analytic skills see him working on commercial, residential, education and retail sector projects to predict fire behaviour and recommend compliant and creative performance solutions ensuring safety of buildings and infrastructure. He’s talented at devising practical and cost-effective fire safety approaches that meet performance requirements and reduce the risk of defects while providing design flexibility.

Education / Certifications
  • Graduate Diploma in Building Science, University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney
  • Accredited Certifier, Fire-Safety Engineering, NSW
  • Accredited Fire-Safety Engineer, QLD
  • Accredited Fire-Safety Engineer, VIC
  • Accredited Fire-Safety Engineer, Singapore
  • Accredited Fire-Safety Engineer, Malaysia
  • APEC Accredited Fire-safety Engineer
  • Fellow, Institution of Engineers Australia, Institution of Engineers Australia
  • Member, National Professional Engineers Register, Civil and Fire Safety, National Professional Engineers Register, Civil and Fire Safety