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Fire Safety
Testing must be fit for purpose
Testing must be fit for purpose 780 488 Detector Testers

Minimising potential risks Fire safety is a subject which, unfortunately, still all too frequently grabs headlines around the world. However, with ever-evolving fire protection technology, practices and specialist standards, levels of safety are constantly improving. This said, notes Stephen Beadle of Detectortesters (No Climb Products Ltd.) there is no sense of complacency amongst governments, authorities…

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Intersec 2018
Intersec 2018 – new products and record visitors!
Intersec 2018 – new products and record visitors! 780 488 Detector Testers

Last week’s Intersec Expo provided the perfect opportunity to present our latest range of test solutions to the fire industry.  It was great to be part of the show and to have the opportunity to discuss how our range of solutions can help transform the testing and maintenance of fire detectors. Our stand was packed…

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Intersec 2018
Intersec Returns
Intersec Returns 600 360 Detector Testers

Intersec, the world’s leading trade fair for Fire, Security and Safety, returns next week and we’re delighted to have the opportunity to present visitors with our latest product innovations.   Solo 365 As well as our established, industry leading solutions, we’ll also be presenting Solo 365 – our exciting new tester which enables faster, simpler…

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Testing ASD Systems
The biggest challenges when testing ASD systems
The biggest challenges when testing ASD systems 600 360 Detector Testers

In recent years aspirating smoke detection (ASD) systems have grown significantly in popularity.  Originally considered as a specialist form of detection for sensitive areas, the installation of ASD systems has now become far more widespread across a wide range of sites including data centres, museums, hotels and warehouses.   As a result, fire maintenance companies…

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Apollo Training
New look premises host Apollo training session
New look premises host Apollo training session 1024 637 Detector Testers

Last month we welcomed delegates for an Apollo training session to our newly refurbished premises.  As well as the new training room, delegates were also able to enjoy lunch in our new ‘Meetery’ and experience a factory tour at the end of the training session. It was a pleasure to host this session and to…

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Multi-Sensor Poll
The rise of the multi-sensor detector
The rise of the multi-sensor detector 1024 600 Detector Testers

The introduction of multi-sensor detectors is a great example of how fire detection technologies have evolved over the years.  Designed to sense smoke, heat and/or CO, multi-sensor detectors help reduce false alarms by comparing the inputs from the multiple sensors before deciding whether the source of the input is an actual fire or one of…

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Intersec
Intersec – testing innovations on show in Dubai
Intersec – testing innovations on show in Dubai 600 360 Detector Testers

Intersec returns in January and we’re delighted to once again be exhibiting at, what is now, one of the fire industry’s most popular trade fairs. After an extremely busy and successful 2017, we’re looking forward presenting several new innovations in Dubai and sharing news on recent successes in the UAE.  Among the new innovations is…

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December Delivery
December Deliveries & Business Hours
December Deliveries & Business Hours 600 360 Detector Testers

As we approach the Christmas holiday season, please be aware of our business hours and delivery deadlines for orders placed in December. For December delivery, please place your orders by the following dates:   UK Customers: Friday 15th December, for shipment to arrive by Thursday 21st December* Export Customers: Monday 11th December, your orders will…

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How changes to standards affect fire detection testing
BS5839 – How changes to standards affect fire detection testing
BS5839 – How changes to standards affect fire detection testing 1024 640 Detector Testers

With fire detector technology constantly evolving, standards also change in order to include these technologies and to drive innovation within the industry. The recent update to BS5839-1 has, for example, for the first time, placed a focus on how multi-sensors should be tested.   Multi-sensor fire detectors should be physically tested by a method that…

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premises
Take a look at us now – premises refurb nears completion!
Take a look at us now – premises refurb nears completion! 1024 693 Detector Testers

If you’re due to visit our premises soon, you’ll notice a massive difference since your last visit. Back in August work began on a much needed full refurbishment of our Hertfordshire premises.  Since that time every part of the building has been enhanced – as a result we are now the proud occupants of a…

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