Entries by 1st 4 Media

Puma Products Ltd Ensure Compliance to BS EN Standards

In a society where technology is advancing fast, both in industry and the home, we have become dependent on computers. The storage and protection of electrical data has become a primary concern for every business. The need for continuity and information security has resulted in the development of the high-tech data centre, which are costly […]

Made-in-the-UK extinguisher to protect Heathrow as part of its sustainability plan

A unique UK-invented and manufactured composite fire extinguisher has been chosen by Heathrow Airport to protect its terminals. Britannia Fire’s P50 – the first extinguisher to be cased in recyclable composite, with a 20-year lifespan – will be installed across the airport as part of its ambitious sustainability strategy, Heathrow 2.0. Manufactured in rural Norfolk, […]

Kentec’s new Taktis in the spotlight at SICUR 2018

Feria de Madrid stand 8B01, Hall 8 Leading Life Safety System Specialists Kentec Electronics’ all-new Taktis Fire fire alarm control equipment range will be centre stage at this year’s SICUR 2018 International Security Safety & Fire Exhibition from 20 to 23 February 2018 at Feria de Madrid – the leading international benchmark show for the fire and security sector […]

Bespoke Fire Panels With Advanced’s AdSpecials Service

Bespoke Fire Panels With Advanced. For customers requiring custom fire panels, Advanced’s AdSpecials team will work with them to design and manufacture unique panels and control interfaces for its fire systems, whatever the installation challenge. Advanced has been building the easiest-to-use fire panels for nearly 20 years and has supplied AdSpecials all over the world. […]

New Extinguishant Release Control Panel from Haes now available to pre-order

The latest control panel from the UK’s leading conventional fire control panel manufacturer, its flexibility, intuitiveness and reliability is unparallelled. Leading conventional control panel manufacturer Haes have successfully launched their new and innovative fire extinguishant release control panels at Intersec 2018. With the ability to release an extinguishant gas to single or dual flooding areas, […]

Life Is Sweeter with Advanced Protection

The Chocolate Quarter, one of the UK’s most stylish retirement complexes, is now protected by industry-leading Advanced fire panels from Advanced.  Originally the home of Fry’s chocolate, the iconic collection of 1920s buildings has been sympathetically developed by KWL Architects and Andrew Wilson Developments for Bristol-based charity, the St Monica Trust. The result is an […]

New CPD Training for Emergency Lighting and ‘Stay Put’ Lighting from Lux Intelligent

Lux Intelligent manufacturer Advanced has launched a new CPD training module focusing on emergency lighting testing compliance. Created against a backdrop of changing emergency lighting standards, including the new category of ‘stay put’ lighting, the new training module is designed to bring end users, facilities managers and engineers fully up to date with current requirements […]

Taktis fire detection protects luxury student accommodation

A dazzling new luxury student accommodation development in the heart of historic Durham is the perfect location for Kentec’s highly acclaimed Taktis fire detection and alarm technology. Ernest Place, just 10 minutes away from the city’s vibrant centre and the university’s Durham city location, is a complex of 5 and 6 bed apartments and studios boasting deluxe features such as a gym, sauna and on-site cinema, and […]

Kentec welcomed at M3 services

A Kentec fire control panel is helping protect new temporary buildings at Welcome Break’s M3 southbound Fleet Services on the Surrey/Hampshire border, erected following a devastating fire in December 2016 that almost completely destroyed the former services building. At its height, more than 100 firefighters from across the Hampshire/Surrey border fought to bring the flames under control. The M3 was closed in both directions […]

Advanced Appoints New Head of Sales

Global fire systems leader Advanced has appointed Etienne Ricoux as its new Head of Sales. Previously Advanced’s Regional Sales Manager for Europe, Etienne will now oversee sales across all of Advanced’s territories outside North America. Commenting on the appointment, Advanced’s Managing Director Ray Hope said: “I’m delightedto announce Etienne’s appointment. We interviewed some very strong […]