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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…

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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…

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Apollo Training
New look premises host Apollo training session
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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…

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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…

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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. …

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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…

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Job Opportunity
Opportunity: Business Development Manager – DACH (Germany)
Opportunity: Business Development Manager – DACH (Germany) 1024 640 Detector Testers

As a global leader within the fire industry we currently trade with over 110 countries.  As part of our growth plans we’re currently recruiting a Business Development Manager – DACH. This exciting new role brings the challenge of promoting our existing product range to our target audience as well as…

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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…

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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…

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Managing Director - Robert Campbell
Detectortesters Appoints New Managing Director
Detectortesters Appoints New Managing Director 1024 681 Detector Testers

Detectortesters (No Climb Products Ltd.) is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Campbell to the role of Managing Director. During his career, Robert has held numerous high-profile positions – managing business around the world including companies in UK, France, Germany and Asia.  Many of his positions have been within…

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Solo 365 ASD Adaptor
Solo 365: test smoke detectors and now – ASD systems
Solo 365: test smoke detectors and now – ASD systems 1024 640 Detector Testers

Following its successful launch at this year’s Firex International, Solo 365 has received plenty of early praise from those quick to take advantage of the new tester and the benefits it offers. There’s now even more to Solo 365 – the ability to functionally test ASD systems!  This exciting development…

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Product Update Solo A7
Product Update | Solo A7 Detector Duster
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Our recent posts and communications have focused on Regulation (EU) No 517/2014 which requires manufacturers of non-flammable aerosols containing HFC 134a to end manufacture of such products by 31st December 2017. As part of this change we’ve introduced a new range of smoke aerosols and also alternative products which have…

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Detectortesters Mezzanine Refurbishment
Detectortesters – it’s time for a makeover
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If you have recently visited detectortesters HQ in Welham Green, you will no doubt have been struck by the unique colour scheme which flows through the building and the somewhat jumbled collection of furniture.  Well, after years of planning, a project to transform our premises has begun! We originally ‘knocked-through’ into…

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Shorter Poles
Urban Kits – Shorter poles, greater convenience!
Urban Kits – Shorter poles, greater convenience! 1024 683 Detector Testers

One of our most recognisable products are our red Solo access poles – and they’ll shortly be available in a new compact form as well as part of our new Urban Kits. Although a crucial piece of kit, owned by most fire engineers – the full height of our standard…

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Testing at Warwick Castle
Protecting heritage sites – detector testing at Warwick Castle
Protecting heritage sites – detector testing at Warwick Castle 1024 685 Detector Testers

Warwick Castle, like a lot of buildings of historical interest, has many areas decorated with ornate artwork and items of historical value.  Fire detection systems installed in these type of sites are often discrete and sympathetic to the original building design. In the case of Warwick Castle, ASD pipes are…

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Firex 2017
Firex 2017 Success
Firex 2017 Success 1024 768 Detector Testers

This year’s Firex International show at the ExCeL in London attracted high numbers of both visitors and exhibitors – which combined to make for an extremely busy three days and, for what certainly seemed like, the best attended Firex in recent memory. We had plenty to shout about, with our…

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Firex International
Firex International – it’s Showtime!
Firex International – it’s Showtime! 1024 576 Detector Testers

We’re currently part way through a very busy show season, in recent weeks we’ve been to Dublin, Glasgow, London, Utrecht and Prague and our sites our now firmly set on one of the industry’s flagship trade events – Firex International. This year is a major year for us in terms…

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Product Changes Solo
Product changes – are you ready?
Product changes – are you ready? 1024 683 Detector Testers

Regulation updates mean we’re required to make changes to some of the pressurised aerosol products we currently offer, as the date for this new regulation draws nearer here’s a reminder of everything you need to know. By 31st December 2017 our Solo A3 smoke test aerosol will no longer be…

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