The Hiller Companies
Founded in 1919, Hiller specializes in fire detection and suppression systems for marine and offshore environment. We have combined decades of experience, innovative engineering solutions and the latest in fire protection technology to create products and services that protect lives and property around the globe. Our services include life safety protection through the comprehensive design, engineering, installation, service and maintenance of fire extinguishers, fire sprinkler systems, fire suppression systems, fire alarm systems, security systems and more.
Gaseous Agent Fire Suppression
From clean agents and CO2 for new installations to the replacement of existing Halon systems, gaseous systems are very effective for machinery spaces and other hazards. Available for total flood applications as well as local applications as appropriate, Hiller offers a full array of gaseous systems to adapt to the unique requirements of protecting life and property at sea.
Teekay Pipe Couplings, distributed exclusively in the U.S. by The Hiller Companies, have a savings solution that fits your needs. By simply butting two pipes together and connecting with a Teekay Pipe Coupling, space, weight, time and cost savings are achieved with every installation.
Fire Detection Systems
The Hiller Companies has decades of experience along with the technical capability to design, install and maintain a full spectrum of fire protection systems and keep them in peak condition. Fire detection options include: flame detection, heat detection, smoke detection, air sampling, cable and digital sensor linear detection.
Through a wide range of options for foam products and delivery systems, Hiller can customize foam fire suppression systems that are highly effective against a variety of fire hazards and are suitable for fire extinguishment on deck and below deck – from flight decks and hangars to bilges. We offer high-expansion foam systems as well as aqueous film forming foams (AFFFs), and can comply with commercial marine standards (USCG & IMO/SOLAS) and US Navy military specifications.
Fire Protection Engineering
Hiller is equipped to analyze individual hazards and engineer customized fire prevention, detection and suppression systems that meet the specialized challenges of marine customers. We work with naval architects, marine engineering consultants and owners/operators to determine the most cost-effective approach providing for both life safety and equipment protection while meeting the applicable regulations. We provide full system design and engineering, installation of equipment and ongoing maintenance and support.