A wholly owned subsidiary of Ei Electronics, Aico Ltd. is the first name in residential fire protection in the UK.
Aico offers high quality, high reliability mains-powered optical smoke alarms, ionisation smoke alarms, heat alarms and multi sensors. These are available with a choice of conventional battery or unbeatable 10 year plus Lithium cell back-up technology.
Aico has a record of industry firsts, including the first BSI Kitemarked range, the first re-chargeable back-up power supply in a smoke alarm, the first mains supplied heat alarm, the first hush technology, the only Easi-fit design and, most recently, the first wireless interconnect system - the unique RadioLINK system, providing the ideal solution where conventional, hard-wired interconnection is impractical or expensive.
As well as being the UK’s leading residential fire detection company, Aico is also a market leader in providing the very best battery and mains powered Carbon Monoxide alarms and the extensive Firecap range of intumescent fire and sound protection covers, fire protection sleeves for electrical services and vapour and thermal seals for loft voids.
But it’s not all about product. Aico believes the very best alarm technology should be accompanied by the best support possible, which includes extensive literature, an experienced technical sales team, customer service department and a responsive sales office.
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Case study looks at the rolling programme to install Aico mains powered Carbon Monoxide (CO) alarms throughout Plymouth Community Homes properties. CO alarm features Aico RadioLINK Professional wireless interconnection technology, enabling the alarms to be added to the existing Aico smoke alarm systems already fitted.
In 2010 Swansea City Council chose Aico as the sole supplier of mains powered Multi-Sensor Fire alarms, Optical smoke alarms and CO alarms for its housing stock comprising of 14,000 properties. To date 9,000 homes have been fitted with Smoke and CO alarms with the council reporting reductions in false alarms and minimal failure rates. CO detectors have been linked to Multi Sensor detectors across all homes irrespective of the fuel source.
West Lancashire Borough Council install Aico mains powered RadioLINK systems into blocks of flats, providing alarm interconnection between communal areas and individual apartments.
Aico is installing its mains powered RadioLINK smoke and heat alarms and CO alarms at Curo Housing Group’s HMOs in Bath.
Aico RadioLINK wireless interconnect fire detection system has been installed as part of a major refurbishment of 104 apartments at Morshead Mansions in Maida Vale, London.