Faster and simpler testing of ASD systems

is not always easy, with various methods of testing used and access often problematic. This can lead to testing being carried out separately from the main system, which lengthens the site visit and leads to greater disruption. Solo 365, the…

Securiton ASD Versatility Focus for FIREX International

Patol is exhibiting on Stand A440 at Firex International¹ and will focus on the Securiton aspirating smoke detection systems (ASD) which offer reliable and robust high sensitivity detection for early warning of fire at the incipient stage. The combination of sensitivity…

Felixstowe Port Warehouses Benefit From Patol Aspirating Smoke Detection

A project to protect the largest warehousing and cross-docking facility in one of the UK’s busiest ports has demonstrated the suitability of aspirating smoke detection (ASD) for buildings characterised by large open spaces and high roofs.

PD Portcentric Logistics is based on the 28-acre site near to Dock Gate One in the Port of Felixstowe on the east coast of the UK. Recognised as a prime location for the import and export of goods, the port is the UK’s largest in terms of size and accommodates some of the world’s biggest ships, including deep-draughted vessels through its extensive deepwater complex. As the largest customs approved warehousing facility in the Port, PD is central to the Felixstowe operation. With 3 warehouses containing a wide range of goods – from FMCG (fast moving consumer goods) and general merchandise to retail products and ambient foodstuffs – protecting the contents, as well as the structure of the warehouses themselves, is crucial.

Patol to focus on securiton ASD versatility and the fire safety event

Fire detection specialists Patol will be returning to The Fire Safety Event1, using Stand FS86 to focus on the Securiton aspirating smoke detection systems (ASD) which are proving increasingly popular in a wide range of applications. Patol is the exclusive…

Patol Announces New Appointment

Patol, the Reading-based specialist in industrial fire safety equipment and systems, has strengthened its team with the appointment of Ian Avanzo as Regional Sales Engineer. Ian brings more than 12 years of experience in fire and security to his new…

Prison Protection From Patol

A Securiton aspirating smoke detection (ASD) system from Patol is protecting the inmates and staff at one of the UK’s largest prisons following an installation at HMP Northumberland. The category C prison, with its capacity for 1,348 male offenders, is…

ASD focus for Patol at Firex

Patol will be returning to Firex International1 with Aspirating Smoke Detection (ASD) and the wide range of applications for which it is ideally suited very much the focus of attention. Exhibiting on Stand C125 at the three day show, Patol…

Air sampling smoke detection on mobile mining equipment

Very early warning air sampling smoke detection (ASD) has traditionally been thought of as a technology only suited for clean environments. Many fire industry professionals believe that factors such as dirt, dust, moisture, vibration and other harsh conditions preclude the…

Aspirating proves a cool solution for Lynas Foodservice

A new Food Outlet for the largest family-operated food service distributor in Ireland is demonstrating the versatility of the Securiton aspirating smoke detection (ASD) system to work in the harshest of environments. Lynas Foodservice has been run by three generations…

Growing number of waste recycling plants enhance fire safety and remove false alarms with FAAST

As the market-leading Aspiration Smoke Detector (ASD), it’s no wonder Honeywell’s FAAST is being implemented by a growing number of recycling and waste management plants. Offering the earliest, most accurate smoke detection, class-leading filtration and system design that removes both…

Business Continuity and the Need to Protect Data

In the modern world data is at the heart of commerce with very few businesses which are not in some way reliant on data. There are an estimated 30 million servers worldwide processing ever increasing quantities of video, voice and…

ASD – Rising to the Most Demanding Challenges

Everybody knows that fire always has the potential to be a real threat to both life and property. It is therefore vital to know that personnel and property are reliably and efficiently protected from its outbreak wherever possible. However, should…

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