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ASFP Response to the Grenfell Tower Pubic Inquiry Report

ASFP Response To The Grenfell Tower Pubic Inquiry Report The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) welcomes the release of

Visual alarm devices – their effectiveness in warning of fire

Visual Alarm Devices – Their Effectiveness in Warning Of Fire The purpose of this research project was to compare the

New ‘Titanic’ Hotel protected by C-TEC’s revolutionary ZFP touchscreen controlled fire panel

New ‘Titanic’ Hotel Protected by C-TEC’s Revolutionary ZFP Touchscreen Controlled Fire Panel 30 James Street, Liverpool’s magnificent new Titanic-themed hotel,

Fire Safety Top Priority for Wardian London’s High-rise Homes

Fire Safety Top Priority for Wardian London’s High-rise Homes Bull Products, a manufacturer of life-saving fire protection equipment, is enhancing

LPCB Approval for new Kentec high-power 10.25A PSU

LPCB Approval for New Kentec High-Power 10.25A PSU At double the power of most other EN54-4 approved power supplies, Kentec’s

ExGo, Ultra-reliable Extinguishing Control from Advanced

ExGo, Ultra-reliable Extinguishing Control from Advanced ExGo is Advanced’s extinguishant and suppression control system, which has been developed specifically for

Kentec Goes Back to School

Kentec Goes Back to School A new wireless fire alarm system installed at one of London’s leading co-educational independent day

Appointment set to fire expansion into new markets

Appointment Set to Fire Expansion into New Markets Ampac Europe has appointed Robin Edmunds as Regional Director to head up

Honeywell Launches CPD Approved Aspiration Smoke Detection Presentation

Honeywell Launches CPD Approved Aspiration Smoke Detection Presentation Recent changes to EN54-20 legislation and the introduction of next generation aspiration

Kentec AlarmSense fire alarm panels are EN54 approved

Kentec AlarmSense Fire Alarm Panels are EN54 Approved Kentec’s Sigma CP-A AlarmSense compatible 2, 4 and 8 zone fire alarm

Peterborough Cathedral sings the praises of its New Hochiki Europe Life Safety System

Peterborough Cathedral Sings the Praises of its New Hochiki Europe Life Safety System With a history dating back over 1,350

UK City of Culture Gets Advanced Fire Protection

UK City of Culture Gets Advanced Fire Protection A networked fire system driven by Advanced’s intelligent MxPro, multiprotocol, fire panels

FAAST Very Early Warning Aspiration Detector is now Modbus enabled

FAAST Very Early Warning Aspiration Detector is now Modbus enabled System Sensor Europe, part of Honeywell, has announced that its

Aico Smoke Alarm Training Benefits Large Housing Association

Aico Smoke Alarm Training Benefits Large Housing Association Paradigm Housing Group, a leading provider of affordable housing in the south-east

The original just got better: Aico RadioLINK wire free alarm interconnection system upgraded

The Original Just Got Better: Aico RadioLINK Wire Free Alarm Interconnection System Upgraded Aico, one of the UK’s leading suppliers

Hochiki Europe Makes Life Safety a Walk in the Cobalt Business Park

Hochiki Europe Makes Life Safety a Walk in the Cobalt Business Park  With around 40 individual buildings housing over 160,000m2

West Lancashire Borough Council installs Aico communal fire detection system

West Lancashire Borough Council Installs Aico Communal Fire Detection System West Lancashire Borough Council has installed Aico mains powered RadioLINK

Fike Supports Fire Alarm Training Centres

Fike Supports Fire Alarm Training Centres Fike Safety Technology (FST), the leading manufacturer of intelligent fire detection solutions, has donated

Curo Housing Fits Aico Fire & Co Alarms Into HMOs

Curo Housing Fits Aico Fire & Co Alarms into HMOs Curo Housing Group – the largest social landlord in the

Klaxon EN54-23 Beacons Ensure Notification in a Fire Emergency

Klaxon EN54-23 Beacons Ensure Notification in a Fire Emergency Klaxon Signals has developed a new range of fire signalling devices

KAC to Launch New Conventional AV range at Firex

KAC to Launch New Conventional AV range at Firex KAC is using this year’s Firex on 13-16 May at the

New Thermal Imaging Camera Allows Excellent Situational Awareness

New Thermal Imaging Camera Allows Excellent Situational Awareness FLIR Systems, the world leader in portable thermal imaging, has introduced a

Fike Tech Zone is Launch Pad for New Fire Detection Products

Fike Tech Zone is Launch Pad for New Fire Detection Products Fike Safety Technology (FST), the leading manufacturer of intelligent

Kentec/Finder Protects State-of-the-art Istanbul Shopping Mall

Kentec/Finder Protects State-of-the-art Istanbul Shopping Mall Kentec/Finder addressable control panels are at the heart of a fire safety system installed at

Kentec’s Supporting Role at London’s Prince Charles Cinema

Kentec’s Supporting Role at London’s Prince Charles Cinema Opened in 1962, the Prince Charles Cinema, located in London’s Leicester Place

FireAngel Video Demonstrates How to Install a Carbon Monoxide Alarm

FireAngel Video Demonstrates How to Install a Carbon Monoxide Alarm In response to some confusion regarding the positioning of carbon

Updated False Alarm Guidance from the FIA

Updated False Alarm Guidance from the FIA The Guide is intended as a general guidance for Responsible Persons on False

Smoke Alarms Just got Even Better – Introducing the FireAngel WST-630T

Smoke Alarms just got even Better – Introducing the FireAngel WST-630T Providing the ultimate protection for Grade F installations, this

Advanced Aims to Become a Major Player in Australasian Fire Detection

Advanced Aims to Become a Major Player in Australasian Fire Detection Advanced, formed in the North of England 15 years

Generation 6 Technology to Protect RAF Museum in London

Generation 6 Technology to Protect RAF Museum in London The digital system will provide the highest levels of protection for

Static Systems Group’s 900evo fire panel awarded BSI approval

Static Systems Group’s 900evo Fire Panel Awarded BSI Approval There are two aspects to the approval, the first allows for

EMS Launches ‘all new’ EMS FireCell Guide V2 app for Android Tablets and Phones

EMS Launches ‘all new’ EMS FireCell Guide V2 app for Android Tablets and Phones This free app is now fully

New Range of Advanced Aspiration Detectors: FAAST LT

New Range of Advanced Aspiration Detectors: FAAST LT The new range was showcased at Security Essen (25-28 September), the largest

Kentec chosen at Oxford University Wellcome Trust Centre

Kentec chosen at Oxford University Wellcome Trust Centre Based in the Henry Wellcome Building of Genomic Medicine located on the

System Sensor launches unique IP-Enabled Aspiration Detectors

System Sensor Launches Unique IP-Enabled Aspiration Detectors FAAST’s early warning functionality and removal of false alarm risks makes it an

Kentec Flying High with Latest EN Approval

Kentec Flying High with Latest EN Approval The versatile, multi-functional Sigma XT+ range includes stand-alone extinguishing control devices that can

Nittan’s evolution fire detection supported by new Advanced Electronics Mx-5100N control panel

Nittan’s Evolution Fire Detection Supported by New Advanced Electronics Mx-5100N Control Panel Nittan Europe, one of the leading companies in

The FIA Launches nationwide Campaign to Reduce False Alarms

The FIA Launches Nationwide Campaign to Reduce False Alarms Unwanted Fire Signals has longbeen an important issue for the Fire

DDM800 Interface Module for Added Benefits

DDM800 Interface Module for Added Benefits The DDM800 Universal Fire and Gas detection module can be mounted directly onto any

System Sensor Keynote Speaker sets out the Technology Fire Detection Roadmap at Indian Seminar

System Sensor Keynote Speaker sets out the Technology Fire Detection Roadmap at Indian Seminar Held at Visakhapatnam in southeast India

Clear Message for Cinema Goers

Clear Message for Cinema Goers Commentingon the Camden ODEON project, Andy Cowen, Director of Premier Fire Systems Ltd,said: Fire-Cryer is a

C-TEC Relocates to Magnificent New Premises.

C-TEC Relocates to Magnificent New Premises. Situated at the heart of Wigan’s Challenge Way commercial district, C-TEC’s state-of-the-art facility measures

EMS Launches First Ever Universal BS5839 App

EMS Launches First Ever Universal BS5839 App Intended as a guide for anyone working across the fire industry, the app

Hochiki Europe Scores a Winner with Cardiff City FC.

Hochiki Europe Scores a Winner with Cardiff City FC. Promotion challenge The second largest stadium in Wales after the Millennium

Advanced Protocol Beam Detector Improves Performance and Reduces Lifetime Cost of Ownership.

Advanced Protocol Beam Detector Improves Performance and Reduces Lifetime Cost of Ownership. Each 6500 Series detector protects up to 1500

On the ball! Solid State Successfully Tackles Major Project At Saints’ New Super Stadium.

On the ball! Solid State Successfully Tackles Major Project At Saints’ New Super Stadium Thestate-of-the-art arena is destined to become

EMS Innovates the Market!

EMS Innovates the Market! Bringing two new products to the market, including one universal solution, visitors to EMS’s stand can

New & Best Value: 10 Year Optical Smoke Alarm From Detectomat!

New & Best Value: 10 Year Optical Smoke Alarm From Detectomat! In addition to reliable performance the HD sensys has unique

Argos Fire choose Detectomat’s SRC 3000 for best value temporary fire detection on construction sites

Argos Fire Choose Detectomat’s SRC 3000 for Best Value Temporary Fire Detection on Construction Sites When Vale Builders (Southern) of

New Devon Housing Development Uses Aico Alarms With Sprinkler Systems

New Devon Housing Development Uses Aico Alarms With Sprinkler Systems Two Aico mains powered Optical Alarms have been fitted per

New Aico Website Features Innovative Specifier Tools

New Aico Website Features Innovative Specifier Tools Whilst the web address www.aico.co.ukremains the same, the new Aico website is easier to

New AlarmSense fire alarm panels deliver large time and cost savings

New AlarmSense Fire Alarm Panels Deliver Large Time and Cost Savings The Kentec AlarmSense range allows Apollo Alarmsense devices, including smoke andheat

Listed farmhouse goes wireless

Listed Farmhouse Goes Wireless Toadvise on the best way forward, the Cotswold Farm Trust was recommended to MainpointFire Protection who

Hyde Group Goes One Step Further With Aico Radiolink

Hyde Group Goes One Step Further With Aico Radiolink Alan Mortimer, Stock Investment Manager for Hyde South East, was directly

New Sounder Range Continues Banshee Heritage

New Sounder Range Continues Banshee Heritage Vimpex has continued this heritage with the launch of a new range, the Banshee

Kentec Raises a Glass

Kentec Raises a Glass At the heart of a recent upgrading of the fire detection and alarm system at the

New Specifier Pocketbook From Aico

New Specifier Pocketbook From Aico The Pocket Book, with its ‘6 Steps to Successful Specification’, includes alarm grades and categories,

Kentec Watches Over National Maritime Museum

Kentec Watches Over National Maritime Museum This unique collection calls for a fire protection system of the highest integrity, configured

Residents Take Control! False Alarms At Apartment Block Banished By C-TEC’S Hush Buttons

Residents Take Control! False Alarms At Apartment Block Banished By C-TEC’S Hush Buttons Hailed as a major breakthrough in the

Campus Wireless Fire Protection

Campus Wireless Fire Protection HOW WIRELESS FIRE DETECTION CAN PROTECT BUDGETS, BUILDINGS AND BUDDING ACADEMICS By Ken Bullock, Business Development

New Fast-Set-Up AlarmSense Two-Wire Fire Alarm Panels From Kentec

New Fast-Set-Up AlarmSense Two-Wire Fire Alarm Panels From Kentec Kentec Electronics Ltd, the UK’s leading independent manufacturer of fire detection

EMS Are Awarded the Winners for Best UK Small/Medium Enterprise

EMS Are Awarded the Winners for Best UK Small/Medium Enterprise EMS, the leading developer and manufacturer of wireless fire detection

Sensational Steel – C-TEC’s Innovative Quantec Call System Installed At New Inpatient Facility

Sensational Steel – C-TEC’s Innovative Quantec Call System Installed At New Inpatient Facility Specifically constructed to provide Tier 4 and

Build High-Integrity Sounder Circuits Using a Single Loop

Build High-Integrity Sounder Circuits Using a Single Loop The system consists of a DINT1 Loop Controller Module and the popular

SIGMA MATRIX Continues Kentec’s Revolution In Fire Alarm Mimic Display Technology

SIGMA MATRIX Continues Kentec’s Revolution In Fire Alarm Mimic Display Technology On this conventional version of the Sigma Matrix, all

EMS Launches Firecell

EMS Launches Firecell FireCell is a next generation wireless detection system using cutting edge ‘Smart Cluster Technology.’ Firecell is a

Acclaim For C-TEC’s Latest Innovation, The Revolutionary Hush Button

Acclaim For C-TEC’s Latest Innovation, The Revolutionary Hush Button The company won the Award for Most Innovative Business as its

C-TEC’s Innovative Quantec Call System Installed At New Medical Facility

C-TEC’s Innovative Quantec Call System Installed At New Medical Facility Each consultation room is equipped not only with a call-point

Nano Extends Hochiki’s Firelink Detection Offering

Nano Extends Hochiki’s Firelink Detection Offering The new FIRElink-Nano is a single-pipe system with a sampling pipe length for still

C-TEC Expands R&D Team To Facilitate Further Growth

C-TEC Expands R&D Team To Facilitate Further Growth Audio-acoustic specialist, Ann Fomukong has been appointed design engineer and will assist

Kentec In A League Of Its Own!

Kentec In A League Of Its Own! At Aston Villa’s ground a networked system of seven Kentec 4 Loop Syncro

Series 200 Advanced Digital Addressable Fire Detectors

Series 200 Advanced Digital Addressable Fire Detectors Series 200 Advanced family consists of six new fire detectors: three heat detectors,

Kentec Reaches New Heights In Bulgaria

Kentec Reaches New Heights In Bulgaria A Kentec 6-loop Syncro analogue addressable fire control panel with two additional repeaters has

Internet Portal Remotely Monitors Royal Albert Hall Fire System

Internet Portal Remotely Monitors Royal Albert Hall Fire System ipGateway is a fully interactive internet portal that presents the user

Advanced Electronics’ Fire Panels Rise To The Challenge

Advanced Electronics’ Fire Panels Rise To The Challenge The sophisticated cause and effect functions in the Mx-4000 are being used

Kentec Syncro AS Watches For The Fire Watchers

Kentec Syncro AS Watches For The Fire Watchers Open protocol detectors from Apollo have been installed as part of the

Kentec Averts ‘Special Effects’ False Alarms

Kentec Averts ‘Special Effects’ False Alarms Specified by Alarmtec Ltd, the fire alarm and voice evacuation system from Kentec was

Kentec Reduces False Alarms At Stoke Mandeville

Kentec Reduces False Alarms At Stoke Mandeville Fire systems specialists Pyrotec Systems, appointed for the design, installation and maintenance of

FiftyTwoDegrees Goes For Advanced Fire Detection

FiftyTwoDegrees Goes For Advanced Fire Detection The Mx-4000 panels have sophisticated causes and effect programmability and powerful I/O capability. This

Hochiki’s Black Sensors Minimise Aesthetic Impact

Hochiki’s Black Sensors Minimise Aesthetic Impact The Circle is at street level, adjacent to the station’s main entrance and includes

Hochiki Protects Iceland’s New Power Station

Hochiki Protects Iceland’s New Power Station The project called for 350 Hochiki ESP – Enhanced System Protocol – analogue addressable sensors, 95

C-TEC’s Hush Button Compatible With Hochiki & Apollo

C-TEC’s Hush Button Compatible With Hochiki & Apollo According to BS 5839 part 6 (the code of practice for fire

Hochiki Protects New Blood Centre

Hochiki Protects New Blood Centre A total of 891 Hochiki ESP – Enhanced System Protocol – open-protocol devices were installed

LPCB Approval For C-TEC’s XFP Fire Panels

LPCB Approval For C-TEC’s XFP Fire Panels Says Charlotte Manley, C-TEC’s European Sales Manager: C-TEC invests millions of pounds in

C-TEC’s New EP203 Automatic Extinguisher Panel Installed At Manchester’s Tier II Data Centre

C-TEC’s New EP203 Automatic Extinguisher Panel Installed At Manchester’s Tier II Data Centre Fully compliant with EN12094 part 1, the

WAGNER Smoke Detection Makes Prison Block Safer

WAGNER Smoke Detection Makes Prison Block Safer Air sampling is an established form of fire detection for prison cells as

Electronics Giant Chooses Hochiki Protection

Electronics Giant Chooses Hochiki Protection Commenting on his company’s decision to select Hochiki, General Manager, Edward Schurch says: We demand

Advanced Electronics Appoints Head of UK Sales

Advanced Electronics Appoints Head of UK Sales John has over 20 years experience within the fire and security industry, seven

Vimpex Launch New Range Of Door Holder Magnets

Vimpex Launch New Range Of Door Holder Magnets The new Vimpex range of door holders offers the installer the broadest

Hochiki’s New Low Cost Voice Alarm System

Hochiki’s New Low Cost Voice Alarm System The new system boasts many of the features found on more costly voice

New Hochiki System Cuts The Cost Of Smoke Detection

New Hochiki System Cuts The Cost Of Smoke Detection Hochiki is citing a wide variety of applications for FIRElink. These

Advanced Fire System Communications

Advanced Fire System Communications There are two areas in which advanced communication technologies are having an impact on fire systems,

New Flagship School Benefits from Advanced Fire Protection

New Flagship School Benefits from Advanced Fire Protection Seven Advanced Mx-4000 fire control panels were installed by Bristol-based MAT Fire

Plymouth’s New Landmark Is Protected By Apollo

Plymouth’s New Landmark Is Protected By Apollo Commenting on the contract, Apollo’s regional Sales Manager Phil Walford said: Apollo prides

New Gas Extinguishant Control Panel from Advanced Electronics

New Gas Extinguishant Control Panel from Advanced Electronics Designed to meet EN 12094-1 and EN54 parts 2 & 4, the

C-TEC’S New EN54-4 Compliant Power Supplies

C-TEC’S New EN54-4 Compliant Power Supplies The 12V 2A PSU’s EN54 compliance and compatibility with virtually all third-party manufactured 12V

C-TEC Appoint New Technical Account Manager

C-TEC Appoint Technical Accout Manager Says Tim: I am very excited about this opportunity. C-TEC is a forward thinking company

Voice Sounder from Fire Alarm Specialists

Voice Sounder from Fire Alarm Specialists The Voice Enhanced Sounders are available with either single or multi message options. The

Intelligent Fire Panels Protect Student Village

Intelligent Fire Panels Protect Student Village The fire detection system comprises of ten networked Mx-4000 control panels, at least one situated in

New Industrial Flame Detectors Added To Hochiki Offering

New Industrial Flame Detectors Added To Hochiki Offering The range comprises three models. These are the Hochiki IFD-E, the intrinsically

EMS Protects Concorde Heritage

Create Your Directory Account SEARCH FORMSearch Means of Escape EMS Protects Concorde Heritage The Society wanted a simple, unobtrusive form

Hochiki Safeguards National Trust At Blickling Hall and Felbrigg Hall

Hochiki Safeguards National Trust At Blickling Hall and Felbrigg Hall Both properties near Norwich are country houses on a grand

Flagship NHS Trust Hospital Chooses Hochiki Error-Free Reliability

Flagship NHS Trust Hospital Chooses Hochiki Error-Free Reliability This complex public building has been operational for two years and within

Vimpex Launches a Programmable Wireless Acoustic Door Holder

Vimpex Launches a Programmable Wireless Acoustic Door Holder Vimpex Limited, the specialist supplier of fire detection, alarm and evacuation solutions,

Emergency Warning System For Wembley Arena Construction Site

Emergency Warning System For Wembley Arena Construction Site The Wembley system enables any worker to give a warning if a

Expert Advice from Aico: Aico Introduces ‘RadioLink Expert’ Guide

Expert Advice from Aico: Aico Introduces ‘RadioLink Expert’ Guide Using their long term proven expertise in developing and manufacturing wireless

Shropshire Housing Extends Fire Safety to Communal Areas with Aico RadioLink

Shropshire Housing Extends Fire Safety to Communal areas with Aico RadioLink The system provides a high level of tenant safety

Visual Alarm Devices and the Challenges of Open Spaces

Visual Alarm Devices and the Challenges of Open Spaces Fire detection and alarm systems are designed to provide early warning

Open-Area Voice Sounder And Sounder Beacon Strengthen Apollo’s Discovery Voice Product Range

Open-Area Voice Sounder And Sounder Beacon Strengthen Apollo’s Discovery Voice Product Range The Open-Area Voice Sounder and Sounder Beacon are

Hochiki Publishes Emergency Lighting BS5266 Guide

Hochiki Publishes Emergency Lighting BS5266 Guide UK fire safety legislation states that people in premises must be able to find

KAC Products Gain Marine Equipment Directive Approval

KAC Products Gain Marine Equipment Directive Approval MED approval enables products to be installed as part of fire protection system

Fire Alarm System With Smartphone App

Fire Alarm System With Smartphone App Remote access is not new and SSG technical teams have for some time been

Voice Sounders Enable Faster Evacuation In Dutch Garden Centres

Voice Sounders Enable Faster Evacuation In Dutch Garden Centres Performance based design calculations showed that the effect of the desired

C-TEC’S Quantec Call System Protects New Mental Health Centre

C-TEC’S Quantec Call System Protects New Mental Health Centre The Hospital’s management team and staff were already familiar with Quantec

Academic Excellence C-TEC’S Innovative Quantec Call System Installed At New ‘Super School’

Academic Excellence C-TEC’S Innovative Quantec Call System Installed At New ‘Super School’ As the first of four new ‘super schools’

Voice Sounders Keep Workers Safe On Sydney Harbour Bridge

Voice Sounders Keep Workers Safe On Sydney Harbour Bridge Sydney Harbour’s famous bridge is an important transport link carrying rail,

Game On! C-TEC’S XFP Installed At Newcastle’s New Namco Gaming Centre

Game On! C-TEC’S XFP Installed At Newcastle’s New Namco Gaming Centre Says Solid State’s Installation Manager, Mark Suffolk, who oversaw

To Shay Away! C-TEC’S Quantec Call System Scores At New Stadium

To Shay Away! C-TEC’S Quantec Call System Scores At New Stadium Quantec provides the disabled washrooms in the stadium with

L101 beacon gains EN54 Part 23 Approval

L101 beacon gains EN54 Part 23 Approval E2S has gained EN54 Part 23 certification from VdS for its L101 beacon,

Innovative Optical Technology – New EN 54-23 Certified LX Beacon Range

Innovative Optical Technology – New EN 54-23 Certified LX Beacon Range Innovative Optical Technology – New EN 54-23 Certified LX

New European Standard BS EN54-23: Are you getting ready?

New European Standard BS EN54-23: Are you getting ready? History Normal hearing is taken for granted by most of us,

Voice Sounders Solve Problem For Norwich Cathedral

Voice Sounders Solve Problem For Norwich Cathedral The specification for the new system called for three independent members of the

Voice Alarm (VA) Systems – Taking the Voice Sounder Route

Voice Alarm (VA) Systems – Taking the Voice Sounder Route James describes how some quite complex systems have successfully integrated

Multilingual Voice Sounders Improve Safety for Multicultural Community

Multilingual Voice Sounders Improve Safety for Multicultural Community The market is housed in a large warehouse-type building which is open

Static Systems designs, Supplies and Installs Complex Site-wide Fire Alarm and Management System at the New Royal Papworth Hospital

Static Systems designs, Supplies and Installs Complex Site-wide Fire Alarm and Management System at the New Royal Papworth Hospital Static

Cygnus Alarm System Protects High-rise Residential Development

Cygnus Alarm System Protects High-rise Residential Development Bull Products, a manufacturer of life-saving fire protection equipment, has been selected to

Kentec Protects China to Yorkshire Power Station project

Kentec Protects China to Yorkshire Power Station project A Sigma XT extinguishing panel and accessories manufactured by Kentec, a life

VIGIL put to the test!

VIGIL put to the test! The stands were filled by volunteers  playing the part of the panicking crowds. Fake smoke,

IQ Fire Solutions set for Service Sector Growth

IQ Fire Solutions set for Service Sector Growth Fire system specialist IQ Fire Solutions is set to further expand its

C-TEC launches new ActiV conventional Sounders and VADS

Supplied by C-TEC Leading life-safety systems manufacturer, C-TEC, has launched its own range of conventional Sounders and Visual Alarm Devices (VADs).

The Importance of Fire Safety Equipment in your Home

The Importance of Fire Safety Equipment in your Home Fire safety equipment for the home is important for ensuring your

Competent?

Competent? Just occasionally something stands out as being wrong, maybe an element of the systems design, an installation issue, poor

Case Study – Fire Risk Assessment – Slingshot Effect

Case Study – Fire Risk Assessment – Slingshot Effect Morgan Fire Protection Ltd is a fully approved fire protection company

Largest European Construction Project Protected with Cygnus

Bull Products, a manufacturer of life-saving fire protection equipment, has strengthened its presence in the rail industry thanks to a

Advanced Protection for National Rail College

Supplied by Advanced A key driver in the successful delivery of the UK’s £42.6 billion HS2 project, the new National

Aico Alarms connected to Council Warden call systems for maximum safety

Aico Alarms Connected To Council Warden Call Systems For Maximum Safety South Cambridgeshire District Council is upgrading its 1400 sheltered

Manufacturing Fire Safety Musts

Manufacturing Fire Safety Musts Manufacturing fire safety musts for those serious about keeping their staff, premises and contents safe from

Housing Trust Upgrades Sheltered Housing with Aico Radio Frequency Alarm System

Housing Trust Upgrades Sheltered Housing with Aico Radio Frequency Alarm System The Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT), a registered housing

Dutch College Benefits From Advanced Fire Protection

Dutch College Benefits From Advanced Fire Protection The system was designed and installed by Advanced’s local partner Hertek in partnership

Power Surge! Check out C-TEC’s new PSU innovations

Power Surge! Check out C-TEC’s New PSU Innovations C-TEC has launched a revolutionary new range of EN54-4 certified digital hybrid switch-mode power supplies.

Advanced Fire System Handles the Pressure at Elfab

Advanced Fire System Handles the Pressure at Elfab Elfab, a global manufacturer of pressure relief products, has selected a high

Swift fire damage cleanup for an elderly gentleman with Alzheimer’s

Swift Fire Damage Cleanup For An Elderly Gentleman With Alzheimer’s Earlier this year, CleanSafe were called out to clean up

C-TEC Success at Firex International

C-TEC Success at Firex International C-TEC is celebrating after yet another highly successful Firex International. The company not only exhibited at the show

Another False Alarm?

Another False Alarm? Costing the UK an estimated £1 billion a year, false fire alarms remain a huge problem in

Nittan to Preview New Products at FIREX 2018

Nittan to Preview New Products at FIREX 2018 Nittan Europe – a leading manufacturer of conventional and addressable fire detection

C-TEC to Sponsor Tall Building Conference at Firex

C-TEC to Sponsor Tall Building Conference at Firex C-TEC is sponsoring the 5th International Tall Building Fire Safety Conference. Billed as

Taktis detection solution for £4.7m iconic ‘church for the 21st century’

Taktis detection solution for £4.7m iconic ‘church for the 21st centur’Taktis Detection Solution For £4.7m Iconic ‘Church For The 21st

Advanced Protection for Chichester College

Advanced Protection For Chichester College More than 15,000 students and staff at Chichester College, one of the largest education institutions

Multi-sensor detectors and false alarms

Fire safety advice unchanged after issue identified with fire door In a recent post, we looked at the rise in popularity

Can everyone hear and re-act to your fire alarm?

Can Everyone Hear And Re-Act To Your Fire Alarm? Alarmscom are specialists in emergency text alerts. We are delighted to

C-TEC Hits the Right Note at Manchester Arena

C-TEC Hits the Right Note At Manchester Arena One of C-TEC’s super-powerful hearing loop systems has been installed at Manchester Arena.

£260m Retail Complex Protected by Advanced Panels

£260m Retail Complex Protected by Advanced Panels Meyer Bergman’s £260 million shopping and leisure complex, ‘The Broadway’ in Bradford, UK,

A lesson in lockdown

A Lesson In Lockdown A terrorist incident, a traffic accident, an intruder, air pollution, a nearby fire, or even a

C-TEC CPD Seminar Success

C-TEC CPD Seminar Success C-TEC has hailed its recent series of free CPD-certified training events an outstanding success. Aimed at raising awareness of

Taktis upgrades care home fire safety

Taktis Upgrades Care Home Fire Safety Taktis Fire, Kentec’s highly acclaimed fire alarm control panel, is proving to be a

Lux Intelligent now available as an Android app

Lux Intelligent Now Available As An Android app Advanced has added an Android app to its Lux Intelligent emergency lighting testing system.

C-Tec EXHIBITING AT INTERSEC

C-Tec Exhibiting At Intersec Leading life-safety systems manufacturer, C-TEC, will once again have a presence at Intersec Dubai. Centre stage will be

Epic Protection! C-TEC’s revolutionary hush buttons are protecting Epic House, a luxurious apartment block in Leicester

Epic Protection! C-TEC’s Revolutionary Hush Buttons Are Protecting Epic House, A Luxurious Apartment Block In Leicester Connected to one of

Taktis protects luxury new student accommodation

Taktis Protects Luxury New Student Accommodation A dazzling new luxury student accommodation development in the heart of historic Durham is

Advanced Emergency Lighting System Selected by Centre of Sports Excellence

Advanced Emergency Lighting System Selected by Centre of Sports Excellence Lux Intelligent, the leading emergency light testing system, has been

Top Products for Building and Site Safety Compliance

Top Products for Building and Site Safety Compliance The construction industry still remains the most high-risk industry for injuries, according

Smoke Alarms: How To Install And Maintain Your Smoke Detector

Smoke Alarms: How To Install And Maintain Your Smoke Detector THE WHAT’S WHAT OF SMOKE ALARMS Smoke alarms are crucial

Kentec welcomed at M3 services

Kentec Welcomed At M3 Services A Kentec fire control panel is helping protect new temporary buildings at Welcome Break’s M3

Clever Connections by C-TEC

Clever Connections by C-TEC C-TEC has released a range of cost-effective interface plates specifically designed to allow any C-TEC-manufactured single or double

Advanced Panels Protect Landmark Swansea Stadium

Advanced Panels Protect Landmark Swansea Stadium The Liberty Stadium, home of Premier League club Swansea City and Rugby Union Pro12

BS 5839: What’s New?

BS 5839: What’s New? On 1st September 2017, BS 5839-1 2017 was released. The revised standard includes 25 changes to 14

Taktis fire. Powerful and sophisticated, yet simple to understand.

Taktis Fire- Powerful And Sophisticated, Yet Simple To Understand New Taktis Fire from Kentec is powerful and sophisticated, with a

C-TEC Powers Up Paradise Island!

C-TEC Powers Up Paradise Island! An exclusive resort in the Maldives is the latest prestigious location to benefit from C-TEC’s

Updated Lux Intelligent Savings Calculator Demonstrates Retrofit Emergency Light Testing Savings

Updated Lux Intelligent Savings Calculator Demonstrates Retrofit Emergency Light Testing Savings Advanced has recently updated the savings calculator on its Lux Intelligent website

Nittan Launches ‘Elite’ Partner & Distributor Programme

Nittan Launches ‘Elite’ Partner & Distributor Programme Nittan Europe, a UK manufacturer of conventional and addressable fire detection products sold

Kentec helps protect major Barclays Bank installation in Johannesburg, South Africa

Kentec Helps Protect Major Barclays Bank Installation In Johannesburg, South Africa A new life safety system based around Kentec’s market

Historic Eyemouth Venue Protected by Advanced Panels

Historic Eyemouth Venue Protected By Advanced Panels An intelligent fire system from Advanced has been chosen to protect The Hippodrome

SAFELY SHELTERED! C-TEC’s Hush Buttons chosen by Cottsway Housing Association

SAFELY SHELTERED! C-TEC’s Hush Buttons Chosen By Cottsway Housing Association One of the UK’s most innovative not-for-profit Housing Associations has installed

Advanced’s Fire Networking is Now Miles More Flexible

Advanced’s Fire Networking is Now Miles More Flexible Global intelligent fire systems leader Advanced has recently launched a new device that makes

Kentec checks-in at Belfast’s iconic Ten Square hotel development

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