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Sprinkler Specialists, Inc.


Fire Protection Sprinkler Specialists

FirePro Sprinkler Specialists, Inc. is a fire protection sprinkler company serving the commercial industry in northern Minnesota and northern Wisconsin.

Our mission is to eliminate the needless loss of life and harm to people and property caused by fires by installing and maintaining water-based fire sprinkler systems.


Our vision is to grow our company into the most trusted and reputable name in fire sprinkler protection in our region. 


Automatic Fire System Design, Installation, Service & Maintenance


  • In-house design to ensure national and state fire codes

Professional Installation

  • New Construction and Retrofit Design

  • Wet & Dry Systems

  • Pre-Action & Deluge

Service and Maintenance 

  • Timely inspections & maintenance

  •  24-hour service

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Meet Our Team

Unparalleled Professionalism

We have a talented team with 50 years of combined experience in this industry.  
Our strengths stem from our desire to strive for excellence and our inner aspirations to exceed at what we do.


Dusty Melin

Managing Employees License


Dusty Melin has 20 years of experience in the sprinkler industry. His areas of expertise include: securing and designing contract jobs, managing large scale projects and service work, supervising team members, and handling bidding and billing in a timely and fiscally responsible manner.


Dusty has used innovation and creativity to build a successful sprinkler division in his previous role and his strong leadership skills have helped him recruit and retain a team of exceptional sprinkler fitters.

He holds a NICET Level 3 certification and a Managing Employees License for both Minnesota and Wisconsin.


Ben Gilbertson

Journeyman Sprinkler Fitter   


Ben Gilbertson is the lead field service technician and most of his time he is doing system inspections and testing, service and maintenance, and retrofitting systems.


Ben is a third-generation sprinkler fitter and has been in the trade since 2002. Ben’s attention to detail has made him well respected and sought after to complete work in high profile job sites.


Ben also holds a Journeyman's license and is a certified Backflow Prevention Tester in Minnesota and Wisconsin.​


Brian Kruger

Journeyman Sprinkler Fitter 


Brian Kruger is an excellent field technician who installs new and retrofitted sprinkler systems and completes system inspections.


Brian has been in the trade since 2005. His dedication and hard work are evident in his willingness to work on challenging retrofitted systems and new contracts. Brian also has a strong industrial background working in mines and power plants.


Brian holds a Journeyman's license in Minnesota and Wisconsin.​


Contact Us



5501 Miller Trunk Hwy

 Duluth, Minnesota 55811

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