Pembrokeshire Housing fits Aico Co Alarms with new Audiolink Data Retrieval Technology

Pembrokeshire Housing Association recently initiated a move to fit Aico AudioLINK™ Carbon Monoxide (CO) alarms in to all of its properties in West Wales. Pembrokeshire Housing is an independent, not for profit Industrial & Provident Society and is Pembrokeshire’s local housing association. Since it was established in 1981 it has achieved consistent growth and now provides over 2,300 homes. The…

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Social housing must ‘put out’ fire risk

Social housing executives are always conscious of safety, and when it comes to fire they agree there is no room for complacency writes Richard Wood, Head of Housing at Zurich Municipal. Zurich Municipal’s latest Social Housing Risk Ranking, which surveyed 79 board level chief executives and directors from the sector, sought to establish the risk priorities for social housing. The data…

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Fire Design Solutions Launches All-New Website

Award-winning smoke ventilation contractor, Fire Design Solutions (FDS), has launched its all-new website, making it even easier for developers, architects, consultants and contractors to find out about the benefits of including bespoke fire safety systems in their next project. Featuring an updated, easy to navigate design, the responsive site is optimised for viewing on tablets, phones and desktop computers, meeting…

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Nittan at FIREX International 2015

Stand G165 Nittan Europe will be exhibiting its comprehensive range of analogue addressable fire safety products at this year’s FIREX International, 16-18th of June at London’s ExCeL. Key products in Nittan’s ranges will be displayed, including Evolution detectors featuring patented, award winning Dual Optical technology plus a number of new products will be revealed at the show. The devices will…

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Manufacturers set the standard high for new visual alarm devices

Deryck Sayers, Key Accounts Manager, Gent by Honeywell Whether contractors are working in the domestic, industrial or commercial sectors, complying with the relevant safety standards are a given for every building professional. In the fire industry, every fire detection and alarm (FD&A) product and each element of the design, installation and maintenance process is governed by a multitude of standards…

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FFE’s Light Cancelation Technology Receives UK Patent

Device prevents false readings by filtering out ambient light FFE has been awarded a UK patent (Patent No. GB2513366) for its innovative new light cancelation technology for its Fireray range of infrared beam smoke detectors. The technology works by actively monitoring ambient light levels on the detector and ‘subtracting’ them away from the ‘real’ signal. This allows the detector to…

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Beam Smoke Detectors the right choice for Peterborough Warehouse

Illumino Ignis prefers FFE’s Fireray over fixed point detectors Illumino Ignis has selected FFE’s Fireray 5000 infra-red beam smoke detectors to protect its Peterborough warehouse. The company, a leading supplier of fire, safety and disability products, selected Fireray beam detectors over more conventional fixed-point detectors. Infra-red beam smoke detectors provide wide area detection and are used when it is impractical,…

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