Entries by 1st 4 Media

ExGo, Ultra-reliable Extinguishing Control from Advanced

ExGo is Advanced’s extinguishant and suppression control system, which has been developed specifically for sensitive and strategic assets such as server rooms, historic and cultural attractions and control rooms. High-profile installations have been made across the globe, including recently in the National Library of Romania. ExGo features the quality, technology and reliability for which Advanced […]

UK City of Culture Gets Advanced Fire Protection

A networked fire system driven by Advanced’s intelligent MxPro, multiprotocol, fire panels has just been installed to protect a £9.5m historic restoration, at the heart of the UK City of Culture 2013 celebrations in County Londonderry, Derry City, Northern Ireland. Advanced’s MxPro panels are the leading intelligent, multiprotocol, fire control panel, offering unmatched performance and […]


A Prince’s Regeneration Trust project to restore an historic pottery in Stoke-on-Trent illustrates the versatility of passive fire protection products from Promat UK.  Promat MASTERBOARD® and Promat SUPALUX® are being used to reproduce the effect of the old timber plank lining which was originally used at Middleport Pottery in Burslem. The majority of the Promat […]

Hochiki Europe to show latest life safety technology at Health & Safety North

Hochiki Europe will demonstrate the features and benefits of its cutting edge fire detection and emergency lighting solutions at this year’s Health & Safety North, taking place at the Bolton Arena on the 9th– 10th October. Visitors can see a working example of the HFP system with Hochiki’s Enhanced Systems Protocol (ESP) devices. Hochiki’s Conventional […]

New UK & Ireland Sales Manager for Fire Fighting Enterprises

Lee McGuinness has been appointed as the new UK and Ireland Sales Manager for optical beam smoke detector specialist Fire Fighting Enterprises Ltd. Lee will have responsibility for cultivating, sustaining and developing relationships with new and existing FFE customers throughout the region as well as influencing the specifier market, from architect to installer. Lee has […]

Infrared Beam Detectors and Optical Flame Detectors Join Forces

Fire Fighting Enterprises Welcomes Talentum to its Business Infrared beam smoke detector manufacturer Fire Fighting Enterprises (FFE) has taken over optical flame detector producer Talentum, bringing two of the UK’s leading specialist fire protection businesses together to combine their outstanding strengths in technical innovation, manufacturing quality and operational success. Fire Fighting Enterprises’ parent company, Halma […]

Wrightstyle and a terrorist perspective

Wrightstyle, the leading UK steel glazing company, supplies glass and glazing systems worldwide to mitigate against fire or ballistic and bomb attack.  In the wake of the Boston and London atrocities, Denis Wright, Wrightstyle’s Chairman, provides a perspective. Over the past few months terrorism has been much in the news, from the Boston marathon bombings […]