Issue 75 – September 2018

Fire protection in the digital age

The digital age is upon us, bringing technological advancements that have greatly improved how we…

Fire doors – time for aconsidered approach?

Following on from the Grenfell fire last year the spotlight has been rightly shone on…

UL/FM horizontal split case diesel pump set.
Patterson Pump Ireland – Awarded the Best Fire Fighting Pump Manufacturer 2018 award

Patterson Pump Ireland is honoured to have been awarded the Best Fire Fighting Pump Manufacturer…

J112 Features & Benefits: ■ Made in USA ■ K 5.6 / 80 ■ 155˚F / 68˚C & 200˚F / 93˚C ■ cULus approved to 175 psi / 12 Bar ■ Bare Stainless, White or Black polyester finish ■ Custom finishes are available ■ Bulletin 178
The first of their kind model G5-80F and model J112SS

Reliable’s proud history of investment in innovation continues with the launch of two new products,…

Albert Van Der Hout, Sales & Product Development Director at 4EVAC, with a prototype of the IMPACT controller at ISE earlier this year.
4EVAC – Brace Yourself for IMPACT! 4EVAC’s new IMPACT launches at Security Essen

Security Essen 18 will see the debut of voice alarm (VA) and public address (PA)…

Buckeye Manufactures a complete line of portable extinguishers, in sizes ranging from 2 ½ to 20 lb. capacity
Buckeye – 50 years of growth

50 years ago, it was an interesting time in the fire protection industry. Halon 1301…

Portable gas monitors give workers the ability to make quick decisions when lives are at risk.
How do I choose the right portable gas monitor?

As a leading developer of portable gas monitors at Honeywell, my team understands how your…

Bull Products stocks and supplies more than 50 regulation-compliant fire extinguishers to ensure a construction site is kept safe.
Life-safety legislation in HMOs – putting guidance into practice

There is a growing debate around fire safety within Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs). Richard…

Fire Safety North – Returns to Manchester for 2018

Learn. Network. Procure. Fire Safety North is the event dedicated to supporting fire and safety…

Easy Lock pipes and fittings are connected in one simple movement without the need for adhesive.
Kunkook Easy Lock – Aspirating smoke detection pipes and fittings

With today’s smart and intelligent super-high-rise buildings and the increase in the number of data…

F&G Mapping is particularly important where conditions can be variable and unpredictable.
What benefits can flame and gas mapping bring to a hazardous facility?

Inherent within the very nature of the energy industry, the hazards associated in refining oil…

Fire Safety Scotland 2018 – Leading fire safety brands confirm their support for Fire Safety Scotland 2018

The UK’s leading brands for the fire safety industry have confirmed their participation in Fire…

The devastating effects of building fires demonstrating the need for effective, reliable fire performance cables.
Cables that save lives

The recent Grenfell fire tragedy has brought to our attention that in a real life…

NCOC required PPG to offer a wide range of protective coatings and provide local technical and supply chain support.
Passive fire protection for the global oil, gas and chemicals industries

PFP coatings must perform consistently in dramatically different temperatures and working environments, writes Richard Holliday,…

Extover® is simply poured over the fire in sufficient quantity. Even hard-to-manage metal fires can be extinguished with Extover® (in this case burning sodium).
Extover – Special extinguishing agent for lithium battery fires and metal fires

Extover® is a special extinguishing agent for lithium batteries and metal fires. Both types of…

Over one hundred tons of fire protection coating has gone into the steel girders of Tehran Iran Mall to this date.
Fire protective coatings in the world’s largest shopping mall

The building works for Tehran’s largest retail and leisure complex, the “Iran Mall” located in…

The Royal Albert Hall, London, UK.
Ensuring fire system effectiveness in historic sites

The threat and consequences of fire in any building are serious, but historic structures pose…

FIREXPO West Africa – The exhibition and conference shaping the Nigerian fire and safety industry

Co-located with Securex West Africa, the exhibition as a whole is recognised as the region’s…

Another case study at a furniture retail warehouse in Slovakia showed that the Kingspan Insurer Certified PIR insulated panel cores did not propagate fire to areas remote from the flame impingement and allowed no spread of fire into the store.
From test to reality

Modern cladding approaches bring together a seemingly ever-increasing diversity of materials and components including fixings,…

Extended Coverage sprinkler with elongated water deflector specially designed for corridors.
Cheaper systems using extended coverage sprinklers

Extended Coverage sprinkler technology dates back to the 1970’s and one of the most common…

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