Fire Protection Engineering and Life Safety services
COMMITMENT TO QUALITY

Founded in 2009 by the company’s principal engineer, Hatcher Engineering, Inc. (HEI) has a great reputation for providing quality fire protection engineering, consulting, and design services. For over a decade, HEI has established fire suppression project relationships with clients around the country based on consistent quality-driven performance. We pride ourselves on producing the fire protection services our clients need.

PROVEN EXPERIENCE

Our experience in the field of fire protection does not focus solely on any one sector of the construction industry. We have been involved in new construction and renovation / retrofit projects of almost every type, such as:

Our team is ready to partner with your company to provide specialized fire protection services and consulting that meets your needs, standards, and budget. HEI designers have over 30 years of combined fire protection design experience across multiple industries, states, and jurisdictions. Since HEI’s inception, our engineering design team has successfully completed more than 2000 fire protection-related projects.

CERTIFIED SMALL BUSINESS

With offices in both Plant City and Clearwater, we are based in Central Florida and conveniently located approximately 30 minutes from downtown Tampa. Hatcher Engineering is a certified Small Local Business Enterprise (SLBE) with the City of Tampa and a certified Small Business Enterprise (SBE) in both Hillsborough and Pinellas County. HEI is also a registered small business in the U.S. Government’s System for Award Management (SAM).


MEET OUR TEAM



ENGINEERING


Nathaniel J. Hatcher, P.E.

Fire Protection Engineer/Principal
NICET #96826
 njh@hatcherengineering.com
 813.752.6900 (Ext.1)
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Founder, Principal Fire Protection Engineer, & President

Nathaniel Hatcher is a licensed fire protection engineer with more than 20 years of engineering experience in fire suppression and special hazard system design and consulting, fire alarm and mass notification design, life safety consulting, systems testing and inspections, and expert witness / litigation support. He maintains engineering licenses in numerous states. In his dual roles as Principal Engineer and President, Nathan is responsible for company leadership and operations, oversight of engineering, design, and consulting projects, business development, estimating and sales, and oversees the quality of services provided by both of Hatcher Engineering’s fire protection engineering offices.

 


Richard W. Lyons, P.E.

Fire Protection Engineer
NICET #139734
 rwl@hatcherengineering.com
 727.351.5771 (Ext.1)
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Fire Protection Engineer & Clearwater Office Manager

Richard Lyons brings more than 9 years of engineering experience in fire suppression, fire alarm and mass notification design, and special hazard system design to Hatcher Engineering. In his dual roles as a licensed Fire Protection Engineer and Branch Office Manager, Richard is responsible for engineering, estimating and sales, and oversees the project design and coordination for the Clearwater office location.


 
DESIGN


Phillip Colaiacovo, CET

Fire Protection System Designer
NICET #148739
  pjc@hatcherengineering.com
 813.752.6900 (Ext.4)
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James Morizzo, E.I.T., CET

Fire Protection System Designer
NICET #151292
 jpm@hatcherengineering.com
  727.351.5771 (Ext.2)
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Jonathan Gibbs

Fire Protection System Designer
  jmg@hatcherengineering.com
 727.351.5771 (Ext.3)
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Allan Chandler, CET

Fire Protection System Designer
NICET #151497
 ajc@hatcherengineering.com
 813.752.6900 (Ext.3)
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OPERATIONS

Sylvia Hatcher, SHRM-CP, PHR

Business Administration
 slh@hatcherengineering.com
 813.752.6900 (Ext.6)
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PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING LICENSURE CURRENTLY HELD IN:
Alabama, Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Tennessee