Leading fire protection specialist Wormald has completed 125 years of operation in Australia.

Established in 1889 by brothers Joseph and Harry Wormald and listed as a public company in 1949, Wormald acquired Ansul in 1978 and joined Tyco, the world’s leading fire and security company in 1990. Wormald is now Australasia’s leading provider of fire protection solutions to businesses and homes across Australia and New Zealand. 

Andy Ellis, President of Tyco Fire & Security Pacific explains that Wormald has, for over 125 years maintained its commitment to protecting people and property from fire. As part of Tyco, Wormald has access to a remarkable breadth of physical and intellectual resources. The local knowledge and expertise of more than 2,000 employees across Australasia has seen Wormald deliver tailored fire protection solutions for a wide range of requirements.

He observes that the Wormald business has considerably evolved and the team is constantly developing new technologies and applications to better serve its customers. 

Wormald designs, manufactures, installs and services fire safety products and equipment, and offers a comprehensive range of fire protection services including engineering advice and fire safety training. Wormald supplies specialist fire protection services to a range of industries including mining, marine, industrial, commercial and retail.