Our Management Team

Rod Drapeau

Rod has been involved for forty years in the fire protection industry. From an eager apprentice in 1973 to the current CEO of Drapeau Automatic Sprinkler Corp. Rod continues to be passionate for the fire protection and the protection of lives and property from fire. He has kept up with the evolution of the fire sprinkler systems over the last forty years.
NICET Certification

Joe Drapeau

Joe has been in fire protection for over 30 years and enjoys a challenge. Special Hazards and the service and inspections portions of our business give him just that. The industry is always changing and he is constantly looking for new and innovative ways to help our customers.

Gen Cumpson

Started working for Drapeau Fire in 1991 when DFP was acquired by Grinnell. Gen continued on with them as Operations Manager till 2004 and has been with Drapeau Automatic since its beginning in 2004 and is currently CFO of Drapeau Automatic.


Our Design Team

Billy Broadbent ~ Senior Designer / Estimator

As a graduate from Seneca College’s Fire Protection Program, Billy has been working in the fire protection industry for over 10 years both in design and installation of fire sprinkler and protection systems. Billy continues to be an advocate of the fire protection industry and spends much time working directly with Owners, Architects and Fire Protection Personnel in inspecting and surveying new and existing fire protection systems to ensure all systems meet O.B.C., O.F.C. and Life Safety Codes.

Zachery MacArthur ~ CET - Water Based Systems Layout Level III

Zach has been working in the fire protection industry since 2006 and is a graduate of Seneca Colleges Fire Protection Engineering Technology program. After honing his design skills in the United States, he has returned to Canada to provide his skill and knowledge to the industry. He also worked as a volunteer fire fighter while in the US, giving him firsthand experience on the need for proper fire protection systems to provide property and life safety. Zach stays up to date on code changes and new technology in the industry to help provide more efficient and economical systems.


Techs & Fleet

Our team of technician are licensed fire protection installers and UA Local 853 members.