Fire Inspection Services joins forces with FCFP/Classic Fire Protection as part of McCain Capital Partners’ investment in fire and life safety 


HAMILTON/TORONTO,  August 9, 2021 – Fire Inspection Services has joined forces with FCFP and Classic Fire Protection.  The Hamilton-based business, founded by Frank Ciardullo in 1997, concluded an agreement this July through which it was acquired by McCain Capital Partners – a family-owned investment company that grows companies, and that also owns Classic Fire Protection and FCFP. 

Ciardullo has dedicated close to a quarter-century to building a reputable business that prides itself in offering exceptional services to loyal customers in Hamilton, Burlington, and the surrounding area.  

With this latest investment, the McCain Capital Partners’ fire and life safety group now employs more than 500 professionals who provide commercial clients of all sizes and industries across Canada and the U.S. with industry-leading service, products and solutions, and dependability.

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McCain Capital Partners expands its investment in fire protection with the acquisition of FCFP Group of Companies and Classic Fire Protection


July 1, 2021 - We are excited to announce that the FCFP Group of Companies and Classic Fire Protection have both partnered with McCain Capital Partners, a family-owned Canadian investment firm with a mandate of partnering with great people and building great businesses for the long term.  The FCFP and Classic teams will continue to operate independently in the immediate term, with no change to day-to-day operations or to the excellent customer service that has made both companies leaders in fire protection. In time, the two management teams will look for ways of coming together to enhance the services they provide to the Fire Protection and Life Safety industries.  

If you are a client or supplier of either FCFP or Classic, please continue to work with your usual contacts. This announcement should not impact how FCFP and Classic currently serve and work with you.  

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