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Calls for sprinklers in all new houses
Request follows tragic fire death 20 JULY 2015 WATERMIST & SPRINKLERS A coroner has said he will write to government ministers asking that sprinkler systems be fitted in all new houses built in the UK. Dr Robert Hunter will stress the importance of sprinklers to the Secretary of ...
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Landlord reprimanded for second time in a year
£7500 fine handed out 17 JULY 2015 FIRE RISK ASSESSMENT A landlord in Oxford has been reprimanded for a second time within the space of a year over the safety conditions of property under his ownership. Mr Jeffeth Juniour Latchman admitted seven charges in court, receiving fine...
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Construction Products Regulation (CPR) for Cables Launched
CE marking of power, control and communication cables to become mandatory 15 JULY 2015 FD&A The launch of the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) as applied to power, control and communication cables in accordance with EN 50575:2014, was announced in the Official Journal of the...
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TouchControl Fire Touchscreen from Advanced Sets the Standard
Global fire systems business Advanced has launched TouchControl, its new touchscreen fire system repeater and remote control terminal which features Active Maps and zone plans. TouchControl uses its 10” HD touchscreen to deliver all the panel and network control and monitoring fe...
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CTEC Logo C-TEC equips hot new Manchester hotel with revolutionary ZFP fire panel
C-TEC’s revolutionary touch-screen controlled ZFP fire panel is now in residence at Manchester’s magnificent Gotham Hotel. Designed by celebrated Victorian architect, Sir Edwin Lutyens, the beautiful neoclassical building on King Street has undergone a multi-million pound t...
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Magna Carta receives Advanced protection
One of the most famous historical documents in Britain, if not the western world, is being protected by extinguishing and fire alarm panels from Advanced with installation by Reflex Systems. Sealed by King John at Runnymede in 1215, Magna Carta is celebrating its 800th anniversary (the...
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Kentec in great shape at the gym
A major expansion by the UK’s leading gym operator has seen new fire safety systems, using Kentec fire alarm control panels, installed in new premises across the country to protect users and staff. The Gym Group is the UK’s largest gym operator with in excess of 500,000 mem...
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