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10 June 2015

Security for the Dylan Thomas Centre supplied by Abloy UK

Abloy UK secures Dylan Thomas Centre exhibition Security for the Dylan Thomas Centre supplied by Abloy UK The new exhibition ‘Love the Words’ offers interactive displays telling the story of the work, life and cultural context of Thomas, and includes a learning space, activities for children, and a temporary exhibition area.  Display case locks installation[…]

  • 10 June 2015

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10 June 2015

Specify Abloy UK products with smartphone app and handbook

The Abloy App The Abloy App can be used to check prices and availability, in addition to sending technical questions to the customer services team. Recent updates to the software include information about new door packages, enhanced search functionality, web news and videos. The Abloy App is available on both IOS and Android. Users are[…]

  • 10 June 2015

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05 June 2015

Agrippa holders offer fire protection in care homes

Agrippa fire door holders use digital wire-free technology to uniquely ‘listen and learn’ the sound of a specific fire alarm, ensuring the holder’s releasing trigger reacts only to the precise sound of the fire alarm rather than extraneous loud noises, so false activations are virtually eliminated. Agrippa holders uniquely ‘listen and learn’ the sound of[…]

  • 05 June 2015

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  • 05 June 2015

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01 June 2015

Shopping Mall in South Africa uses SE Controls for fire safety

SE Controls’ window automation and control panel solutions Matlosana Mall, shopping and entertainment centre in Kerksdorp, South Africa The smoke ventilation system at Matlosana Mall, shopping and entertainment centre in Kerksdorp, South Africa uses SE Controls’ window automation and control panel solutions to ensure it operates perfectly in the event of a fire, allowing smoke-free[…]

  • 01 June 2015

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01 June 2015

Agrippa door holders improve access and fire protection

In high-use environments such as at Blenheim High School, fire doors can depreciate over time from forceful opening and back-checking of the doors, and damage from kicks, bags and equipment such as wheel chairs. The fire door holder and ‘swing-free’ closer from the Agrippa Acoustic Geofire’s Agrippa door holders have been developed to respond to[…]

  • 01 June 2015

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27 May 2015

Flame-retardant paint ensures safety in housing development

Crown Trade transformed Coast and Country Housing’s complex – consisting of 38 one-bedroom flats – using a calming and muted colour pallet of its flame-retardant Timonox paints. The new stairwell of Raithwaite House following a makeover with Crown Trade’s Timonox Flame Retardant paint. Colour specialist Jemma Saunders from Crown Paints worked with the tenants to[…]

  • 27 May 2015

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22 May 2015

Optical beam smoke detectors provide infrared protection

Reflective beam technology offers reliable smoke detection for large indoor areas. An optical beam smoke detector transmits a beam of invisible infrared light across the building space to be protected, and a receiver detects and measures this light. Smoke interference along the beam path triggers the alarm signal when the pre-set threshold is reached. Reflective[…]

  • 22 May 2015

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21 May 2015

Passive fire protection seminars at Firex International

The first seminar, taking place on the morning of Wednesday 17th June, offers an overview of issues to consider in the specification, installation, inspection and maintenance of passive fire protection. ASFP will offer attendees to Firex International 2015 the opportunity to develop their knowledge of passive fire protection. The seminar is aimed at those responsible[…]

  • 21 May 2015

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19 May 2015

Fire control panel protects renovated Bank of Albania complex

Originally designed by prominent Italian architect Vittorio Ballio Morpurgo in 1934-36, the Museum of the Bank of Albania complex is designed by Petreschi Architects. Kentec’s Syncro AS analogue addressable fire control panel protects Albania’s new Numismatic Museum. It includes a Numismatic Museum, a new conference hall with a capacity of 150 people, offices, a meetings[…]

  • 19 May 2015

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