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Businesses urged not to overlook fire safety by National Fire Chiefs Council

Businesses across the UK which have had to make changes due to COVID-19 are being urged to make sure fire safety remains a top priority. The call comes from the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) as many have had to…

Bureau Veritas listed on procure partnerships framework

Bureau Veritas has secured a place for Fire Engineering services on the Procure Partnerships Framework, designed to simplify procurement for the public sector. Structured around 11 regional framework lots, the Procure Partnerships Framework provides local delivery with national governance to…

Viking EMEA strengthens its Viking Turkey

Viking EMEA strengthens its Viking Turkey organization and appoints Nihat Yıldırım as new Country Manager Differdange/Istanbul: Viking EMEA is delighted to announce that Nihat Yıldırım joined its organization as Country Manager for Viking Turkey on 1st June 2020. In this…

BAFE launches FireQual Awarding Organisation

Following last week’s news of BAFE’s acquisition of the Fire Industry Association’s Awarding Organisation (FIA AO), BAFE announces further details. BAFE and the FIA last week (20/08/2020) announced the acquisition of the FIA AO by BAFE FireQual Ltd. BAFE strongly…

Fire safety of cultural heritage in Italy
Tema Sistemi S.p.A. invests in a research project for fire protection of artistic and cultural environments.   The protection of cultural heritage assumes great importance especially in a country like Italy, which is particularly rich from this point of view.…
LASH FIRE Tests Autonomous Monitor System for Ro-Ro Weather Deck Protection
The European-Union funded project, Legislative Assessment for Safety Hazards of Fire and Innovations in Ro-ro ship Environment, or LASH FIRE (lashfire.eu), has successfully tested a fully autonomous monitor system for the automatic fire protection of ro-ro ship weather decks.  …
EASY-EVAC!

C-TEC set to launch new BS 8629 evacuation alert system C-TEC is preparing to launch a new Evacuation Alert System, EVAC-ALERT. The new BS 8629:2019 gives guidance on Evacuation Alert Systems installed in blocks of flats to assist the Fire…

A message from Intersec Saudi Arabia

Dear Industry Professional, We hope this email finds you well and safe. In view of the world-wide situation caused by the Corona pandemic, and the prohibitions on events and travel restrictions associated with it, Messe Frankfurt Middle East has decided,…

New sprinkler system measures ‘will protect lives and property’

The new measures which make sprinkler systems mandatory in all new high-rise blocks over 11 metres high are so important they will help save lives and property in the event of fire, says specialist AEI Cables. Stuart Dover, general manager…

Will Teledyne Gas & Flame Detection bring differentiation to the market?

Following Teledyne Technologies, Inc´s acquisition of 3M´s gas and flame detection business, a new company, Teledyne Gas & Flame Detection, has been established under the Teledyne banner. The business has a long and successful track record spanning more than 100…

Holt supermarket fire: Why are ‘critical’ buildings not protected?

The wider impact of a fire which destroyed the only supermarket in a Norfolk town has far reaching ramifications for the community, especially at such a critical time when businesses such as these are an important lifeline for people. The…

Due to Covid 19 CEFE powered by INTERSCHUTZ postponed by one year

The premiere of CEFE powered by INTERSCHUTZ attracted numerous visitors in Shanghai last year. Now the international trade fair was scheduled to kick off with its second edition from 9 to 11 December 2020. Unfortunately, the situation regarding the coronavirus…

Dafo Vehicle introducing Li-IonFire™ – increasing the safety of electric and hybrid electric vehicle operations

As there is a global transition to renewable fuels, there is an increasing demand for electric or hybrid vehicles (EV and HEV). However, knowledge is limited about the new fire risks associated with vehicles having these new energy carriers. Consequences…

Bus operator applies the heat for safer workshop repairs

Go-Ahead London, the capital’s largest bus operator, have seen numerous improvements to workshop safety and vehicle repairs since using a portable induction heater at their New Cross accident and repair centre. Supplied by Automotive Equipment Solutions (AES), the UK distributor…

Contractor Henry Brothers appointed to build £18.5 million joint police and fire HQ

Henry Brothers Midlands has won a contract to build a new £18.5 million joint headquarters for Nottinghamshire Police and Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service. The three-storey facility will be constructed on land behind the existing Nottinghamshire Police headquarters at Sherwood…

Milipol Qatar Attracts International Exhibitors for October 2020 event

Exhibitor Line-up Features Industry Majors from Europe, Scandinavia, Middle East, Far East and Asia Milipol Qatar, the Middle East’s leading international event for homeland security and civil defence, which returns to the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC) in October,…

Balmoral fire water tanks achieve flying colour pass from DEWA

Balmoral Tanks has received approval from the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) to provide fire water storage tanks for the emirate’s transmission power projects. Working in conjunction with regional partner, Align Electromechanical Works LLC, the award is the result…

Why an holistic approach is essential when designing fire protection systems

Paul Pope, Group Business Development Director at Global Fire Equipment (GFE), explains why taking a holistic approach is key when designing fire protection systems. The process of safe evacuation from a building or area is complex and, as such, can…

Dafo Vehicle Fire Protection expands its business in the African continent

Dafo Vehicle Fire Protection expands its business in the African continent by signing up a new partner in Zambia – ASM Global. ASM Global is a family owned business managed by Managing Director Mr. Piers Holl and located in Kitwe…

IFSEC and FIREX International partner with Skills for Security to launch an exclusive digital career development programme

IFSEC International and FIREX International have partnered with Skills for Security to deliver an exclusive programme of digital training and career development: Training Week. Sign up for IFSEC & FIREX Training Week, here!  Taking place entirely online on 22–25 June,…

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