Patol selected as detection supplier for prestigious laboratory project

A line-type detector supplied by Patol has been selected as the heat detection method in a new fire protection installation in a laboratory working in a Hazardous environment operating within a Ministry Of Defence site. The fire safety at the laboratory is provided through a Fire Detection system installed by Honeywell featuring a SecuriSens ADW 535-2 line-type heat detector connecting to an extinguishant Fire Control Panel. The detector from Securiton,


New series of Sirens & Strobes added to the Select-Alert range

A new series of Sirens & Strobes have been introduced to the STI product portfolio complementing the existing Select-Alert range. Making their debut at tradeshows around the globe over the last 12 months the new round (STI-SA55000) and rectangle (STI-SA56000) models have proven extremely popular with fire and security professionals. Sirens & Strobes are a highly effective way to alert you to any unauthorised use, theft or vandalism of important

FireAngel shortlisted for ASCP Safety and Compliance Awards

FireAngel Safety Technology Limited, one of Europe’s leading smoke, heat and carbon monoxide suppliers, has been shortlisted in this year’s upcoming ASCP Safety and Compliance Awards for the ‘Product of the Year’ category. By featuring a unique patented software, FireAngel’s unique cloud based technology, FireAngel Predict, revolutionises the way social housing providers manage their housing portfolios by enabling remote testing and monitoring of smoke, heat and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms.

A networked solution from Bosch for Mansfelder Kupfer und Messing GmbH ensures a high level of safety by detecting fires early

In large factory halls used for metalworking operations, conventional fire alarm systems are often not enough to protect buildings, employees and equipment. In many cases, high ceilings, greater fire hazards and interference from reflected light characterise these halls. The company of MKM Mansfelder Kupfer und Messing GmbH (MKM) faced exactly this challenge. MKM is a leading manufacturer of copper and copper-alloy precursor and semi finished products. The company wanted to

University of Duisburg-Essen & NFPA co-host 21st annual symposium

The Fire Protection Research Foundation, an affiliate of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), announced it will be co-hosting the 21st annual Suppression, Detection and Signalling Symposium (SUPDET® 2017) with the University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany) as part of a joint conference with the 16th International Conference on Automatic Fire Detection (AUBE ’17). The symposium will be held September 12-14, 2017 at the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Centre in

Royal Wharf

Royal Wharf Riverside development benefits benefits from Cygnus wireless fire alarm system

On another major London development that’s currently underway, Bull Products’ Cygnus wireless fire alarm system is being used for fire safety during the construction phase. Royal Wharf is a visionary mixed development located in East London’s Royal Docks on 40 acres of land where nearly 3,400 homes are being created as well as commercial, retail, leisure and educational facilities for a new and vibrant London district. This brand new riverside district

Ken Bullock

New UK Sales Manager for South East England appointed by Advanced

Global fire systems leader Advanced has appointed Ken Bullock as its new Sales Manager for South East England. Well known in the UK fire industry – and a specialist in wireless fire systems – Ken will develop and maintain Advanced’s customer base across the region, working closely with its existing regional sales managers and business development team. Commenting on his appointment, Ken said: “I’m delighted to be joining Advanced. I’ve


Eaton selected to keep trampoline centre secure by reaching new heights in fire safety

Eaton was selected by the design and building company behind Wales’ biggest trampoline arena to provide a bespoke mains lighting, emergency lighting and fire alarm solution. Black Circle Design, principal contractor and designer for the Go Air Trampoline Park in Cardiff, opted for an Eaton mains lighting solution that would enhance the aesthetic appeal and comfort of the interior while maximising energy efficiency. The power management company also delivered an


No working smoke alarms in vast majority of 2017 fatal fires

Five of the seven fatal fires since the turn of the year had no working smoke alarms fitted in their homes, London Fire Brigade announced recently. The information is being released in an unprecedented move ahead of the inquests in a bid to avoid further lives being lost. The Brigade says it is deeply concerned that lack of smoke detection in homes is putting Londoners at risk. Since the beginning

Notifier prescribes the perfect fire detection solution for specialist NHS unit

Fire detection technology from Notifier by Honeywell has been installed to protect patients, staff and visitors at Sussex’s pioneering purpose built medium secure NHS unit. Opened in 2012 at a cost of £15 million, Sussex boasts one of the UK’s state-of-the-art purpose built units for people aged over 18 with mental health problems. Operated by Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, it has a number of specialist wards to assess and