CAT® S60 Announced as World’s First Smartphone with Integrated Thermal Camera

Cat® phones today announced the launch of its new flagship product, the Cat S60; the world’s first smartphone with an integrated thermal camera, and the world’s most waterproof smartphone. The device will be unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2016, in…

Ensuring intrinsic fire safety in explosive environments

Product support team leader at Hochiki Europe, Simon Massey, explains what installers should take into account when recommending fire safety equipment for explosive atmospheres to ensure businesses comply with legislation and uphold the safety of workers. Hazardous areas are an…

Suspended ceilings – the risks of improper sprinkler head alignment

Suspended ceilings – or false ceilings as they are sometimes referred to – are a common sight in both commercial and industrial settings across the globe. This article addresses the unique fire protection challenges they can pose, explaining the safety…

Fire Sprinkler International Munich – 19th-20th April 2016

Sprinklers were invented in the 19th century yet manufacturers continue to invest huge sums to improve them. Fire Sprinkler International 2016 is the place to catch up with developments. “Build a better mousetrap, and the world will beat a path…

Fire-resistant glazing: Getting to grips with regulations

The use of glass is becoming increasingly prevalent in modern building design, particularly across the commercial construction sector, and as this area of the industry forecasts positive signs of growth for the years ahead, we are likely to see demand…

Key considerations for data centre fire protection

Fire protection for data centres has evolved considerably in the last three decades. Technologies have matured to fulfil market demands for solutions that meet the delicate balance of properties required to maintain continuity of operation over the life of a…

Live investigations of false fire alarms

Fire detection and fire alarm systems (FDFAS) are used to provide early warning of fire in order to alert the local Fire and Rescue Service (FRS). FRS attendance at fires saves lives, prevents injury and reduces associated property damage costs.…

Considerations for the application of high-temperature coatings – Part 1

Managers of petrochemical, refining, power, offshore, pulp and paper and other facilities with extensive hot processes and piping systems are frequently challenged with performing all the necessary coatings maintenance work only during periods of outages. Outages are required so that…

Enhancing industrial fire protection with military technology

Now the High Value High Risk industries, such as Oil and Gas, petrochemical, chemical, pharmaceutical, ammunition manufacturing facilities, reactor vessels, amongst many others, can drastically enhance their protection level from potential fires or explosions, and their means of combating these.…

Reassessing the fire risk of changing commodity and packaging

Protecting investments is critical for business owners, risk managers, and insurers alike. We all know how quickly fire can spread and how devastating it can be. At UL, our fire suppression group offers a broad range of experience, expertise, and…

Advanced

Advanced is a global leader in intelligent fire detection, alarm and control systems. Its products are protecting challenging and prestigious sites in over 60 countries worldwide, and are famous for their performance, quality and ease of use. Advanced’s range of…

Haes

The Esento Marine range from Haes has been exclusively developed to address the issues of limited form and function in the conventional panels market for use at sea. Designed with the severity of the potential situation in mind, these new…

C-TEC

The new ZFP 1-8 loop touchscreen-controlled fire alarm panel from C-TEC provides intelligent fire alarm technology at your fingertips. Designed and built in the UK, C-TEC’s powerful touch-screen controlled ZFP addressable panel is certified to EN54-2/4 and represents a major…

Hochiki

Hochiki Europe, the leading manufacturer of life safety solutions, has launched a brand new analogue addressable technology platform, [email protected] The innovative platform is easy to operate and will allow Hochiki Europe customers to rapidly locate and examine any incidents occurring…

Protec

The latest panel to join the Protec family of Interactive Digital Addressable Fire Alarm Control Panels, is the Protec Algo-Tec™ 6600. A high specification, feature rich system ideally suited for small, medium and large sized buildings and sites, due to…

Tyco

Tyco offers advanced technologies that are transforming the design, installation, maintenance and overall value of fire alarm systems. SIMPLEX ES fire alarm panels enable remote diagnostics to increase uptime and resolve problems more quickly, while supporting self-testing of notification appliances…

NAFFCO

The major risk factor of fire and gas detection system is the failure of the system to detect or act upon, in real time, the presence of fire, gas or any other hazard connected with the system in a facility. SIL…

Kentec

Kentec Electronics Ltd. is one of the World’s leading manufacturers of fire detection and alarm control panels, offering one of the most comprehensive ranges of EN, UL & FM, Marine, Analogue, Conventional and Extinguishant Fire Control Panel solutions available, including…

Assured performance in public spaces

Fire and smoke curtains offer an innovative fire safety solution allowing public entertainment and retail premises to meet stringent fire safety requirements while helping designers of such facilities to retain large open plan spaces says Coopers Fire Ltd. Places of…

VID Fire-Kill

VID Fire-Kill is a world leading innovative developer and manufacturer of low pressure, fine waterspray systems. Working with VID Fire-Kill you get a knowledgeable partner, innovative approved solutions, aesthetically pleasing product designs, and low pressures and low flows. VID Fire-Kill…

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