Atlantic Wharf (formerly Russia Wharf) – Fire Alarm Installation

By April 23, 2014Commercial

Screen Shot 2014-05-05 at 10.08.17 AMSize: 750,000 sq. ft.
GC: John Moriarty and Associates
Owner: Boston Properties
Electrical Crew: specialized crew upwards of 8 IBEW electricians

Scope: Furnished and installed base building fire alarm system for 32-story, 750,000 square-foot Class A office tower and residential/mixed-use building, plus 6 levels of underground parking.

Under separate contract, provided fire alarm tenant fit-out installation for Atlantic Wharf’s primary tenant, Wellington Management on 20 of the buildings 32 floors.


  • Installed approximately 1,900 Notifier fire alarm devices – 5 fire alarm control panels, 120 duct smoke detectors, 500 signaling devices, 150 sprinkler points
  • Installed 200,000 feet of custom copper cable wire, specially color-coded for troubleshooting
  • Field design services in coordination with general contractor
  • Fire command center installation
  • Designed and configured fire alarm panels, including sophisticated graphic smoke control panel
  • Installed bi-directional amplifier
  • Fire alarm system testing with Honeywell
  • Project Timeline: 18 months, per project schedule