Fire protection, mechanical, and pipe fabrication contracting that reduces your risk.
Over 95% of all Ahern employees hold professional certifications.
Your project or service request will benefit from the expertise of Ahern’s certified professionals. Because we’re certified, you’ll receive better up-front decisions, faster problem solving, and improved overall quality.
Our current vehicle count includes nearly 370 trucks and vans, and has remained over 300 for more than 7 years.
Having a large number of construction and service employees on the road allows us to respond to your needs faster. We have the manpower, resources, and geographic spread needed to complete your requests quickly.
Our safety record has averaged 2.4 times better than the industry average for the last 10 years.
Whether on your construction site or facility, on the road, or in our shops, following strict safety policies is a top priority. This reduces your risk of schedule delays and helps ensure the safety of others.
Changes Position Fire Protection Contractor for Continued Growth
Hill/Ahern Fire Protection is pleased to announce that Hodgkins, IL-based Superior Mechanical Systems (SMS) will be joining the Hill/Ahern team. The resulting group will bring decades of fire protection expertise together to serve customers throughout the Chicago area.
Ahern President and CEO Tripp Ahern is pleased to introduce Jace Hierlmeier as the Company’s new Executive Vice President of Ahern Fire Protection. Hierlmeier will be assuming the duties of Executive Vice President Al Fox, who will be retiring from the Company later this year after 32 years of service.
Winterizing your fire sprinkler system is critical to keeping it operating effectively. Don’t wait until it’s too late to schedule your winterization service! Failure to winterize can result in costly freeze-ups, spontaneous activation, water damage, or cracked fittings.
Ahern provides comprehensive winterization services as a part of your routine inspection. Services include: