Engineered Solutions…for those who never compromise



Our mission is to provide reliable, high quality, scalable life-safety solutions for our clients. Above all, we are responsive, thorough and trustworthy in all endeavors.

Our Leadership

Each of the individuals on our leadership team have more than three decades of direct industry experience, bringing an unmatched level of expertise and professionalism to our clients.

Daniel J. Chauvin, Principal

Mr. Chauvin serves as the primary business leader for the organization. He oversees design and engineering processes and shapes these efforts into overall market strategy. For more than three decades, he has successfully led teams in the engineering, integration and deployment of large-scale life safety systems. He holds a Rhode Island Master Fire Alarm license and a Rhode Island Telecom Systems Contractor license. Mr. Chauvin successfully completed the US Naval Advanced Avionics Training program and was a Naval Aircrewman on the p-3 Orion anti-submarine aircraft. He holds an undergraduate degree from Quincy College and a level IV certification in Fire Alarm Systems Design from the National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET).

Thomas Norton, Principal

Founder and President of Norel Service Company, Mr. Norton is an established leader in the fire protection industry. Tom’s core values include maintaining client relationships and providing superior customer service. Mr. Norton is a licensed Master Electrician, licensed Sprinkler Contractor and holds an AS in Fire Science Engineering.  He has been a member and/or chaired several National Fire Protection Association [NFPA] Committees, and was a member of the NFPA Board of Directors. Mr. Norton is a veteran of the Navy Reserve having achieved the rank of Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy Civil Engineer Corps.

George Aguiar, Principal

Mr. Aguiar was a past owner of Flagship Security Company prior to merging with Norel Service Company. He maintains deep experience in consulting, designing and implementing integrated security and life safety systems. He has worked with multiple local, state and federal agencies to provide optimal security and access control solutions. As a key member of NSG Life Safety, Mr. Aguiar is a driving force behind operations, sales and marketing strategies. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in information technology.

Michael A Doucette, CET, Senior Applications Engineer

Mr. Doucette is our field engineering support contact for our clients. His mission is to ensure that new systems operate in accordance with engineered design narratives and applicable codes during the commissioning and implementation phases. He has more than thirty years of industry experience programming and installing large-scale systems. He holds three NICET certifications including a Level IV in Fire Protection Engineering. He holds his Massachusetts C-Contractor, D-Technician and F-1, as well as his Rhode Island BF-Fire Alarm and TST-Telecommunication licenses.