MDM Publishing’s IT and Website Manager Neil Spinney takes on The Wrong Way Back 2015

MDM Publishing’s IT and Website Manager Neil Spinney is currently preparing to take part in an 800 kilometre charity cycle ride in July this year. ‘The Wrong Way Back’ takes place from 18th to 25th July 2015 and starts in Wincanton, Somerset, UK…

The Amerex Group to Debut at Interschutz — Hall 13 Stand D02

From 8 to 13 June this year, the Hannover Exhibition Center, the world’s biggest tradeshow complex, is hosting INTERSCHUTZ, the show for all things innovative and ingenious that the world has to offer in the way of technology, services and…

SPIE Scotshield installs high-tech fire detection and alarm system at New South Glasgow University Hospital and Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Scotland

SPIE Scotshield has installed a new state-of-the-art fire safety system at New South Glasgow University Hospital and Royal Hospital for Sick Children. The opening of the new campus, set for April 2015, will be the first time a single site…

MDM Publishing’s IT and Website Manager Neil Spinney takes on The Wrong Way Back 2015

MDM Publishing’s IT and Website Manager Neil Spinney is currently preparing to take part in an 800 kilometre charity cycle ride in July this year. ‘The Wrong Way Back’ takes place from 18th to 25th July 2015 and starts in Wincanton, Somerset, UK…

Lessons should be learnt from Sainsbury’s fire, says Business Sprinkler Alliance

A large fire at a Sainsbury’s warehouse in Charlton, South East London on Monday (18th May), has drawn attention to the necessity of installing fire sprinklers in commercial and industrial buildings. After a large black smoke cloud was spotted rising…

Growing number of waste recycling plants enhance fire safety and remove false alarms with FAAST

As the market-leading Aspiration Smoke Detector (ASD), it’s no wonder Honeywell’s FAAST is being implemented by a growing number of recycling and waste management plants. Offering the earliest, most accurate smoke detection, class-leading filtration and system design that removes both…

Exova acquires BM TRADA

Exova Group plc, the global testing, calibration and advisory services provider, has acquired BM TRADA, the international provider of certification schemes and building products testing services, for a consideration of approximately £22 million. The acquisition adds around 340 personnel operating in 16 countries, bringing Exova’s network…

University of Liverpool accommodation incorporates Morley-IAS control panels and AOV system for maximum fire safety on campus

ZX5Se control panels will provide fire protection coverage across new student accommodation Morley-IAS fire protection has been selected as part of a £600 million investment in facilities by the University of Liverpool. Five Morley-IAS ZX5Se panels are being installed to…

Tyco unveils new commercial sprinkler for design-focused customers

Tyco Fire Protection Products, a global leader in fire suppression technologies, announces the launch of the RAVEN Studio sprinklers. The new solution offers an industry-first option to paint escutcheons in the field, even after installation. Custom colour sprinklers are also…

C-TEC Appoints New Export Business Development Manager

Leading life safety equipment manufacturer, C-TEC, has appointed Stuart Mason to the role of Export Business Development Manager. With over 20 years’ experience at some of the world’s most prestigious fire companies and an impressive track record in international sales, Stuart is ideally qualified to support C-TEC’s existing…

Textile Manufacturing creates Global successes for Industrial VESDA VLI

Leading textile manufacturing companies in Mexico, Latin America and India are selecting Industrial VESDA VLI to protect their textile production areas and warehouse facilities. THE CHALLENGE The inherent risk that all textile companies face is the processing, handling, and storing…

Fire Safety Teamwork and Effective Communication

Providing an acceptable level of fire safety in a building or process area requires effective teamwork and communication from all interested parties, with proper support from management and administration. This article highlights how the teamwork must be effective by highlighting…

The CE Marking – Explaining its Jargon and Acronyms

The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) is intended to provide for the free movement of construction products across EU countries. It can be summed up in the following statement. ‘Manufacturers who have had their products successfully evaluated against a European Technical…

Fire safety is a vital part of any construction project…

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E2S Warning Signals gains additional global approvals for the E2x series of signals

The E2x series of high performance non-sparking alarm horn sounders, Xenon strobe beacons and combined devices from E2S, the world’s leading independent manufacturer of warning signals, have gained approval for Zone 2, 22 applications to the latest IECEx and ATEX…

Building Fire Safety – an Opinion

Being part of and working within the UK fire safety sector is a privilege. It is certainly enjoyable. Meetings and interchanges are measured and polite. Rarely are voices raised; we wait for others to have their say, and listen respectfully;…

TYCO City: Fire Protection Solutions for the Real World at Interschutz 2015

Tyco Fire Protection Products is bringing its solutions to life at Interschutz 2015 with its Tyco City concept. By showing how its products apply to real applications, Tyco is creating an environment that puts effective fire protection at the heart…

NewAge Industries

Established in 1960, NewAge Industries is one of the Asia’s largest manufacturers of fire fighting equipment having the complete range of equipment from Fire Hoses, Hydrant Valves, Pressure Control Devices, Fittings, Hose Reels & Accessories, Cabinets, Dry Riser Fittings, Standpost…

Willson Consulting

Willson Consulting has specialist experience gained over 25 years working with firefighting foams their delivery systems, multiple applications and environmental impacts. Such understanding comes from first-hand experience developing products, emergency response logistics, strategy and policy preparation, research and fire testing,…

Free Guidebook: “Evacuation of People with Disability & Emergent Limitations: Considerations for Safer Buildings & Efficient Evacuations” by Lee Wilson

Lee Wilson is the author of a guidebook titled “Evacuation of People with Disability & Emergent Limitations: Considerations for Safer Buildings & Efficient Evacuations”. The guidebook considers all building occupants, including people with disability and includes templates for personal and group…

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