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Credibility Integrity

Southern Fire Protection of Orlando is a locally owned and operated business primarily serving the Central Florida area.

Founded in 1990 by three partners with the passion for protecting lives and property through the many facets of fire protection. Lenny Hollis, Bobby Caldwell, and Jackie Tackett built a great company that truly lives by our motto of “Credibility and Integrity”. Southern Fire is proudly an Employee Owned company

Welcome to the Southern Fire Protection family of companies:

Southern Fire Protection of Orlando, Inc.
Southern Fire Suppression
Southern Fire Protective Systems
The Southern Fire Family serves the greater Central Florida area with pride.


Southern Fire Protection has three separate divisions within our company.

Southern Fire Protection specializes in automatic fire sprinklers, underground fire mains, fire pumps, and anything fire sprinkler related.

Southern Fire Suppression specializes in engineered special hazard fire suppression systems such as FM-200, CO2, and Foam/Water Extinguishing Systems.

Southern Fire Protective Systems specializes in all things Fire Alarm and Low Voltage.

We pride ourselves on being able to deliver a complete system from start to finish. All work is performed in house including initial design, underground mains, fabrication, installation, inspections, maintenance and monitoring.

We are able to offer our services with confidence that our specialized trade can meet your requirements with utmost satisfaction.

Although our work will speak for itself, our motto of “Credibility and Integrity” is our strength.

Contact a Southern Fire Protection Sales Representative for more information or a proposal for a fire sprinkler system.

Now Hiring!

Benefits Include:


• Fire sprinkler, Fire alarm, and Special Hazard foreman/ helpers.

• Designers for all departments.

Great pay, Holiday pay, Vacation pay, 401K, Employee stock ownership plan, Bonus plan, Company vehicles for many positions, Medical, dental, vision, disability, Life insurance, Apprenticeship program, Certifications and training