A solution for reducing vacant building fires

The urban landscapes of most major U.S. cities and many rural areas remain scarred by an abundance of vacant and abandoned properties, a grim reminder of the mortgage foreclosure crisis that gripped our nation during the Great Recession. These abandoned…

Changes to standards and the effect on detector testing

When fire detection technology evolves to take advantage of new and emerging technologies, the standards that govern the installation and maintenance of such systems also need to evolve. These changes not only drive innovation within the industry, but also ensure…

How to ensure everyone is evacuated safely during a security threat

As the current threat level for international terrorism in the UK is severe, Gerard Wallace from Evac+Chair says now every business owner, nationwide, should ensure they have comprehensive and up-to-date evacuation procedures in place. Although similar, emergency evacuation procedures caused…

When the stakes are high… fire protection for mission critical industries

Power utilities, data centres, critical control rooms, manufacturing plants, oil and gas rigs… in our complex, fuel hungry, data driven society we are reliant on many mission critical industries which require power on a 24-7 basis. Time is money and…

No compromise in steel structures

The challenge of ensuring fire safety for those people using modern steel structures is becoming even more complex. As modern design of complex buildings is pushed to the limits, we should not forget the critical need to ensure that fire…

Design considerations when using smoke and fire curtains

If a fire breaks out, smoke spread is by far the biggest challenge. Thick black smoke can prevent people from finding escape routes, but worse, choking poisonous fumes can incapacitate a person within 5 breaths and rapidly leads to unconsciousness…

Honeywell – Best of breed technology is used at Stallion AI Services

Equine artificial insemination (AI) is becoming increasingly commonplace as a way to breed high calibre horses, and leading the way in this field is Stallion AI Services. When the company moved to its new state-of-the-art premises, fire detection technology from…

Horbury’s Fire Safety Agreement With Re:allies

Leading property maintenance provider Horbury Property Services has been successful in becoming an approved fire safety contractor on the procurement framework Re:allies. Re:allies is a partnership between Procure Plus, Efficiency North and the Central Housing Investment Consortium and has selected…

C-TEC

Stand A470 – C-TEC is the UK’s largest independent manufacturer of world-class life safety electronic equipment with a portfolio of products that includes conventional and addressable fire alarm systems, automatic extinguisher systems, power supplies, disabled refuge systems, call systems and hearing loop systems.

NanoMist Fire Safety (NFS) Company Launches Commercialisation Plan Of NanoMist Hybrid Fire Protection System

As a result of continued basic and applied research, combined with independent laboratory studies, NFS, USA is pleased to announce the launch of its latest class of fire suppression product, NHS technology. Also, they announce James & Philips International (JPI), UAE as…

Somerset school, is recognised for its commitment to local community

A Somerset school has been presented with a Special Recognition Award by Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service. Millfield has employed one of the Service’s crew managers for more than 16 years plus several other firefighters in Street and…

UL

Stand B415 – UL is advancing safer solutions for global testing, certification and inspection capabilities for building and life safety products inspired by over 120 years of safety science research. Around the globe, UL works to help companies and policy makers navigate market risk and complexity. UL certifies, validates, tests, verifies, inspects, audits, advises and educates. We provide the knowledge and expertise to help navigate growing complexities across the supply chain from compliance and regulatory issues to trade challenges and market access. UL builds trust in the safety, security, and sustainability of products, which enables smarter choices and better lives.

OCV Control Valves

Booth #1130 – For nearly 70 years, OCV Control Valves has manufactured hydraulically operated, diaphragm actuated globe and angle valves, in sizes 1-1/4”-24”, for fire protection applications such as deluge spray systems, foam-water systems, offshore platforms, transportation tunnels, manufacturing plants, power plants and many more.

Future Cities Show aims at urban innovation as key opportunity for GCC

Osman Sultan: “Telecommunications is the smart city’s corner stone”

Dubai city not only as a milieu, but also as a principal example of the specific challenges that cities around the world are facing. Future Cities Show will have Sustainability, Innovation and Happiness as its main core, hence focusing on several transformational concepts as catalysts for smart urban development. Future Cities Show conference and exhibition is held annually at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

First UK Distributor for Blazecut Fire Suppression System

BlazeCut Fire Suppression System manufacturer, The BlazeCut® Company has appointed Tecserv UK as its first independent distributor for industrial and commercial applications in the UK. The BlazeCut® fire suppression system is designed to protect small closed spaces at greater risk…

Victaulic Introduces New FireLock® Innovative Groove System (IGS) for Small Diameter Hard-pipe Solutions

World leading manufacturer of mechanical pipe-joining systems launches latest innovation for European fire protection market New DN25/1-inch grooved product line includes RG2100 Cam Grooving Tool which cuts pipe preparation time in half Use of Victaulic’s new patented Innovative Groove System…

Burning Planet – the story of fire through time

Drawing on growing evidence for fire in the rock record Andrew Scott gives an account of the important role of fire over the past 400 million years of Earth history. He describes the remarkable information we can extract about past…

Brand-new Lone Worker Theatre to debut at The Health & Safety Event

The Health & Safety Event | 10th – 12th April 2018, The NEC, Birmingham www.healthandsafetyevents.co.uk Managing aggression, violence and stalking in the workplace, preparing for major incidents, and promoting the mental health and wellbeing of those who work alone will be among…

Pyroplex Limited

Stand A410 – Pyroplex is a leading UK manufacturer of a wide range of passive fire protection products including Fire Stopping CE marked pipe wraps, pipe collars and construction sealants. In addition, many profiles of Fire Seals for use in fire doors suitable for both timber and metal/composite door sets are available. Bespoke intumescent profiles are also an option, and end-to-end project management will ensure the installation of an optimum product, proven by a robust program of testing.

Sherwin-Williams

Stand A195 – When it comes to the diverse challenges of fire protection for today’s modern building design, Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings EMEAI holds the solution whatever the requirements.

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