Xtralis has announced that its very early smoke detection technologies, Vesda and Icam, now include gas detection and environmental monitoring.
SE Controls designed and installed its SHEVTEC mechanical extraction smoke ventilation systems at Berkeley Homes Woodberry Park apartment development in North London. This advanced smoke and natural ventilation system provides protection for residents in the event of a fire and also manages any day-to-day excessive heat build up in communal corridors and lobbies.
SE Controls advanced SHEVTEC smoke and heat exhaust ventilation systems provides smoke free escape routes for residents and staff in the event of fire at the new Marconi House apartments and an adjacent hotel development in London, designed by Foster & Partners.
Sprue Safety Products has launched a new website which has been designed to facilitate the specification of mains and battery powered smoke and heat alarms in three minutes. The Specification Generator uses a five-step process which guides the user through the types of residential property, detection levels, system grades, mains or battery power and alarm technologies. The process concludes with a pre-written specification document which has been individually tailored to the user.
Nick Rutter, MD of Sprue Safety Products, highlights the dangers of ‘the silent killer’, carbon monoxide (CO), after lives were saved because of vital warnings provided by a FireAngel alarm after a deadly CO leak from Pauline Smith’s neighbours flat in Romford, Essex.