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Improvement of preventive fire protection at a tank farm
Tank farms are used for the storage of highly flammable and explosive substances; Consequently, preventive fire protection is of major importance. When rehabilitation of such a tank farm is planned, contractors often recommend extensive – and thus costly – measures.…
With the use of energy storage systems on the rise, the NFPA can help with new research
As the use of energy storage systems (ESS) continues to expand, code officials, designers, installers, and members of the fire service are challenged by the lack of clear direction on fire protection and suppression in these installations. The National Fire…
Visitor registration is now open!

Intersec, the leading trade fair for Security, Safety & Fire Protection, returns to the Dubai World Trade Centre from 19 – 21 January, 2020. Click here to register online What can you expect? 1200+ exhibitors 7 show sections NEW Intersec Arena: an…

FIRE! New ISO standard will take its breath away

One of the most effective ways of preventing fires in buildings is to reduce the level of oxygen in the air. The world’s first International Standard for oxygen reduction systems has just been published. Prevention is always better than cure,…

Teenage Cancer Trust to benefit from Great North Run

Nick White, International Sales Manager with Savox Communications is taking part in the Great North Run on Sunday 8th September to raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust. Taking part with Nick will be his two daughters Beth and Erin. Their…

Fire safety top priority for Wardian London’s high-rise homes

Bull Products, a manufacturer of life-saving fire protection equipment, is enhancing high-rise safety on the Wardian London development, thanks to its Cygnus wireless alarm system. Wardian London is a prestigious residential development in Canary Wharf. Combining modern architecture with innovative…

Safe and Secure – New Red Jet Passenger Catamaran

A new addition to the Red Funnel Ferries fleet of passenger catamarans that criss-cross the Solent between Southampton and the Isle of Wight entered service in summer 2018. With a speed of 38 knots, Red Jet 7 is 41 metres…

Spotting The Small Print

The confusion of multi-sensor certification The almost all-round protection offered by multi-sensors makes them a popular choice for specifiers and installers. Although their ability to detect multiple fire phenomena at once makes them less prone to false alarms than other…

NOFIRNO gasket for manholes withstands heavy-duty fire test

Beele Engineering successfully subjected NOFIRNO gaskets for manholes to A-0 fire test Manholes onboard ships or in industrial or offshore plants are generally only used from time to time. The manholes are closed most of the time and are only…

Cradlepoint Wins NASPO ValuePoint Contract for Software-Driven, Cloud-Managed LTE and 5G Ready Solutions

Cradlepoint, the global leader in cloud-delivered LTE and 5G Ready wireless network edge solutions, announced today that it has been awarded a five-year NASPO ValuePoint Data Communications Products & Services contract for its NetCloud Service platform and edge router solutions…

Fire Safety Systems Makes Second Investment

Fire Safety Systems, Inc. (“Fire Safety Systems”), has made an investment in Jacksonville-based Aegis Fire & Integrated Services (“Aegis”), a provider of fire extinguisher, sprinkler and alarm systems. No financial terms were disclosed. This is the second investment for Fire…

NITTAN HELPS PROTECT ICONIC CITY CHURCH FROM FIRE

Nittan Europe, UK manufacturer of conventional and addressable fire detection products and systems, has had its Evolution analogue addressable fire detection system installed into St Nicholas Church in Bristol.  The system was supplied and commissioned by Coomber Fire and Security Systems who are a Nittan Elite Partner and BAFE…

Integrated and connected for better civil protection

Civil protection is one of the main themes of INTERSCHUTZ 2020. It has been covered at previous shows, but what’s different about the 2020 season is that it will feature at its own dedicated display. Companies from Germany and around…

Bull Products reaps rewards of 8% sales growth

Bull Products, a manufacturer of life-saving fire protection equipment, is reaping the rewards of success, after an 8% sales growth this year. Over the last quarter, Bull has seen significant business growth including securing multiple global project wins such as…

ASFP announces Autumn training dates as demand increases

The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) has announced several new Autumn dates for its Foundation Course in Passive Fire Protection at both Level 2 and Level 3, as demand for the courses grows. The 7-day classroom-based Level 3 courses…

Pyrostyle Exceeds All Expectations

As part of their product development programme, Vert projects has been undertaking a range of fire resistance tests on the Pyrostyle fully glazed fire doors and screens. Tests are being conducted to BS EN 1634 -1, as the company, have…

Fire & Security Specialists Appointed by DIY Giant

Nottingham based fire and security specialists Tecserv UK has been appointed by DIY giant B&Q. The company has successfully completed a trial period and will now maintain and repair fire alarm systems and fire extinguishers within 175 B&Q stores located…

Massive fire tears through slums in Bangladesh Capital

Slums in Bangladesh’s capital were hit by a massive fire, reported at first as leaving around 50,000 people homeless. This was later downgraded to 10,000. The fire occurred last Friday (16th Aug) in the Dhaka’s Mirpur neighbourhood and destroyed 15,000 homes. No deaths have…

Training provider expands as demand grows from employers for the North East’s only fire and security apprenticeship

Team Valley based Access Training has added to its training team with the appointment of a senior trainer and industry expert in response to the increasing demand for fire, security and emergency systems apprenticeships in the region.  Access currently has…

New building safety announcement upholds DHF’s fire safety crusade

Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) has welcomed the Ministerial Statement to the House, given by the then Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, James Brokenshire, in which he updated members on building safety.  In particular, he informed…

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