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Spectrex’s SharpEye 40/40 Series next-generation flame detectors protect people and property

Spectrex has announced the launch of its next-generation SharpEye 40/40D and C series flame detectors, which provide optimum protection against hydrocarbon-based fuel and gas fires, hydroxyl and hydrogen fires, and metal and inorganic fires. The new detectors provide early warning…

Top-class presentation platform for the international security industry from 20 to 23 September 2022 at Messe Essen

The security industry is currently experiencing growth. The drastic increase in teleworking has fuelled the IT security market in particular. Companies want to rely on home offices on a permanent basis and must invest in a secure digital infrastructure. At…

Johnson Controls unveils new large colour touch screen displays for ES Series fire control units

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, has unveiled new 8in (20cm) colour touchscreen displays for the company’s Autocall 4100ES and 4010ES fire alarm control units. The new colour ES Touch Screen Display (ES TSD) improves…

New TYCO corridor sprinkler family protects narrow spaces at lower costs

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, has announced the expansion of its Tyco corridor sprinkler family with the launch of the Series RFII-C Royal Flush II Quick Response Concealed Pendent sprinkler. Along with the recently…

Lumi-Plugin and iMist join forces to develop innovative fire suppression solution

Lumi-Plugin, which offers a downlight with multiple plugins providing a variety of safety features, is partnering with iMist, one of the UK’s foremost suppliers of high-pressure water mist fire suppression systems. The two companies recently put the concept through its…

Telgian announces annual Top Gun Awards

Fire protection, life safety and security industry leader Telgian recently announced the recipients of the company’s Top Gun Awards. The Top Gun Awards are a highlight at Telgian’s Annual Meeting and recognize the year’s top performing business development associates for…

Last chance to register for virtual event all about Building and Life Safety

Time is running out to register for ‘Keeping You Informed: The Big Wide World of Building and Life Safety’ launching live on 22 June. The ‘Keeping You Informed: The Big Wide World of Building and Life Safety’ programme will help…

NBS and ASFP announce safety-based collaboration

NBS, a leading specification and product information platform for the construction industry, has entered into a new partnership agreement with the ASFP (Association for Specialist Fire Protection), the UK’s leading association for the passive fire protection sector. The partnership aims…

IWMA to hold webinar on the publication of EN 14972-1:2020

On 23 June, the International Water Mist Association (IWMA) will hold a webinar to explain the content of EN 14972-1:2020. EN 14972 is the European Standard for fixed water mist systems. Part one is entitled: ‘Design, installation, inspection and maintenance’…

Housing and estates partners needed to test new compliance tools in advance of Building Safety Regulations

Housing providers, estate and facilities managers and social landlords keen to explore how they meet new building safety requirements in advance of the government’s major new legislation are invited to help test two new compliance products – for free. UL…

BSIU graphics interface makes new Johnson Controls TrueSite Workstation more accessible

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, today announces the release of the new TrueSite Workstation (TSW) Building System Information Unit (BSIU). This unit allows for easier control of facility fire and life-safety networks from a…

Teledyne FLIR launches A500f/A700f cameras for fire detection and condition monitoring

The FLIR A500f and A700f Advanced Smart Sensor ruggedized thermal cameras feature high-temperature detection for extreme environments paired with on-camera analytics and alarm capabilities – ideal for industrial early fire detection or outdoor condition monitoring applications. Along with enhanced spot,…

Waterguard and Ramtech unveil fire and leak detection collaboration

Barnsley-headquartered construction technology specialists Waterguard and Ramtech have announced plans to interlink their leak and fire detection systems in a bid to improve efficiencies on construction sites across the globe. The complete solution will enable Waterguard’s series 7 leak detection…

Roofspace upgrades its i-Roof specification to arc’s complete firestopping solution

Providing a room-in-roof solution for 2.5-storey homes, Roofspace Solutions originally specified firestopping materials from various manufacturers for its unique i-Roof system. However, when browsing the market for a supplier that could provide a complete firestopping solution, Roofspace opted for ARC…

Fire Safety Remote Video Inspections – a coronavirus success

Reacting to the coronavirus pandemic has meant a change in working practices for most industries, and the Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service’s Business Fire Safety department was not immune to this impact. As part of their regulatory…

Wirral fire-safety firm secures major national contract

Wallasey-based fire-safety specialists NW Fire Solutions has secured a major new contact with national housing charity Abbeyfield. The company has been instructed by Abbeyfield to carry out extensive fire-safety works throughout the country including fire-risk assessments, fire-door inspections and compartmentation…

New SafeLINC cloud internet interface from Johnson Controls provides real-time fire-alarm control-unit connectivity

Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, today announced the release of SafeLINC, a cloud-based data-hosting infrastructure that gives users the power to remotely access and gather actionable data from their entire suite of fire-alarm control…

E2S launches major upgrade to its AlertAlarm, AlertAlight and Sonora signalling devices

E2S Warning Signals is pleased to announce that the latest iteration of the AlertAlarm, the AlertAlight and the Sonora families are available from 1 June 2021. The alarm horn sounders, beacons and combined units have become synonymous with providing reliable…

Hyfire Wireless partnership with Clear Safety saves £3m for leading housing association

Wireless fire detection and alarms brand Hyfire has partnered with Clear Safety, the specialist safety and compliance consultancy, to fit 1,400 wireless devices in residential properties owned by Notting Hill Genesis (NHG), allowing the housing association to save more than…

Olympia Electronics presents new Emergency Lighting catalogue

After thorough research regarding the needs in the industry, every year Olympia Electronics creates a unique and complete list of their products, where customers can find their main codes. In addition, the catalogue is an important selling tool, because you…

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