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Euralarm urges to use holistic approach of fire safety when renovating buildings

Following the new Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) many renovations of existing buildings are to be expected in the coming years. These renovations must lead to buildings that are more energy efficient than they are today. This will require…

Micropack extends FDS303 infrared flame detector warranty to five years

The warranty on Micropack’s new multi-spectrum infrared flame detector FDS303 has been extended to five years, following independent testing that reveals its components have an expected lifetime of 50 years. Launched earlier this year, the FDS303 was developed for use…

Draka Extends Firetuf Cable Series for use in Tunnels, Subways and Fire Alarm Systems

Draka’s Firetuf cable series for the cabling of tunnel systems has grown with the launch of the new Firetuf OFC-LT-SWA fire resistant loose tube cable with steel wire armour. As with all Firetuf cables, Firetuf OFC-LT-SWA has been designed for harsh environments…

Nexans FLAMEX® FR fire-resistant Ethernet cables maintain circuit integrity in the most demanding situations

Nexans FLAMEX® FR Ethernet cables for rolling stock can maintain Category 5 data transmission performance in fire situations to maintain the operational integrity of critical onboard safety functions INFITTM technology makes the cables easy to strip for fast and safe connection…

Evaclite wins at prestigious Security and Fire Excellence Awards

Evaclite has won the Product Innovation of the Year at the prestigious Security and Fire Excellence Awards 2018. Evaclite’s range of dynamic and adaptive emergency exit signs have been recognised by the industry for its innovative solution that increases the…

Bureau Veritas applauds combustible materials ban

Bureau Veritas has applauded the government’s swift response to officially ban the use of combustible material in external walls in new buildings, in a move that has surprised many in the construction industry. The amended building regulations guidance in Approved Document…

GCC’s construction sector to see US$140 billion worth in new contractor awards in 2019 – Ventures ONSITE

A surge in activity expected to drive demand for security, safety and fire protection solutions at Intersec 2019 The Gulf region’s construction sector is tipped to see a 12 percent year-on-year rise in the value of new contractor project awards…

Unique fire-resistant shelters simplify chemical plant’s control system upgrade

Novel outdoor equipment shelters from Intertec Instrumentation have been chosen to help a leading European chemical manufacturer to upgrade its distributed plant control system. Constructed using unique composite GRP (glass fibre reinforced polyester) materials, four Intertec shelters will provide advanced…

Siemens Elf & Safety Advice: where there’s smoke, there isn’t always fire!

False alarms cost the UK economy £1 billion a year Over 95% of automatically-generated fire alarms are false alarms Fire and Rescue Services distracted from genuine emergencies over the busy festive period As the countdown to Christmas gets well and…

Element to retain Warringtonfire brand

Following Element Materials Technology’s (Element’s) acquisition of Exova Group Ltd (Exova) last year, the Fire & Building Products part of the business has officially been rebranded and, in recognition of its market leading position, Element will retain the distinct Warringtonfire…

Hempel to gain market share with new Centre of Excellence

On 29 November 2018, world-leading coatings manufacturer Hempel officially opened its new Centre of Excellence in Barcelona. The centre’s focus will be on the research and development of coating products within the field of passive fire protection in which Hempel…

Let the countdown begin

SICUREZZA AND SMART BUILDING EXPO WILL BE BACK AT FIERA MILANO NEXT YEAR Innovation, training, and renewed synergy between the two shows. SICUREZZA is ready to consolidate the leadership of an event with an increasingly international appeal. SMART BUILDING EXPO…

Telgian Celebrates 33rd Anniversary as a Global Leader in Fire Protection, Safety and Security

November marked the 33-year anniversary of the founding of Telgian Holdings, Inc., a worldwide provider of comprehensive fire, security, and life safety solutions. Since 1985, Telgian has grown from a modest firm providing code development and consulting, fire testing, and…

How to reduce the fire risk profile of your waste and recycling facility

Investment in tools like the fire detection and suppression systems, not only catch fires early in the process, but protects the insurance companies from the risk of an employee getting unnecessarily injured while fighting a fire. Insurance companies want to work with clients that take an organization-wide approach to mitigating their fire risk across all of their facilities and protecting their biggest assets.

What is the difference between tunnel test methods?

Through the years, regulatory bodies in the United States, the Middle East and Canada have incorporated the Steiner Tunnel test as their standard method to evaluate fire performance of interior finish materials.

B-DETECTION PLUS Online Gas Measuring System from BAUER

The online gas measurement system B-DETECTION PLUS monitors the quality of the compressed air: Measurement of CO, CO2, O2 as well as optional absolute humidity and oil (VOC). Automatic, constantly and extremely reliable. By means of the B-CONTROL control, you…

Horbury secures new fire door safety contract

Horbury Property Services, part of the Horbury Group of companies, has secured a project to replace fire doors and update fire compartmentation in a number of buildings, including offices and a library for Nuneaton and Bedworth Council. This is part…

Advanced Insulation Win EIC Innovation Award

Advanced Insulation, a UK-based manufacturer, has been awarded the EIC (Energy Industries Council) Innovation award for its underdeck and bulkhead fire protection and insulation system – ContraFlame® MS400. In the first week of October, the oil price hit its highest level…

C-TEC Appoints New UK Sales Manager

Leading life-safety systems manufacturer, C-TEC, has announced the promotion of Brian Foster to the newly-created role of UK Sales Manager. Reporting directly to Charlotte Manley, C-TEC’s Sales Director, Brian will head up the company’s External Sales Team. With over 30 years’ experience at C-TEC, Brian started his career…

Fire protection for steel reaches new levels

A breakthrough in fire protection from Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings is offering a combination of durability and ultra-fast curing not previously possible. In most environments 20 years durability can be achieved with FIRETEX FX6002 intumescent coating, even without the…

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