Fire Handling Equipment and Systems

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

FRX Polymers' Nofia® Flame Retardants Obtain Accreditation from Oeko-Tex® Association

September 2, 2016

CHELMSFORD, Mass., August 29, 2016 - Several Nofia flame retardant grades from FRX Polymers Inc., the global leader in polymeric, halogen-free flame retardant solutions, have earned accreditation by the Oeko-Tex Association, an international association of independent research and testing institutes focused on enhancing both product safety and sustainable production in the textile industry. ... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

TYCO Announces New Listing for ESFR-25 Pendent Sprinklers for Warehouse and Storage Applications

August 8, 2016

Model ESFR-25 (TY9226) protects higher at narrower aisle widths LANSDALE, PA. –– Tyco Fire Protection Products (TYCO), a global leader in fire suppression technologies, announces the TYCO Model ESFR-25 Early Suppression Fast Response (ESFR) Pendent Sprinkler (TY9226) with a K-Factor of 25.2 for warehouse and other storage applications. The sprinkler is UL Listed and FM approved and... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Tyco's Attic Sprinklers Provide Superior Fire Protection

August 1, 2016

Designers can now more efficiently protect an attic space while reducing costs LANSDALE, Pa., USA – For more than 20 years, Tyco Fire Protection Products, a division of Tyco (NYSE: TYC) and a global leader in fire suppression technologies, has been leading the way in attic fire protection. Tyco Attic Sprinklers boast extensive fire testing for sloped combustible concealed spaces. Fire... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Particulate Hood protects firefighters against toxins.

July 28, 2016

Designed with firefighter input at all stages of development and testing, NFPA 1971-certified Life Guard Hood blocks hazardous, carcinogenic particulates in both air and water. Breathable, multilayer, composite material and roomy design safely promote flow of air around head and neck, while balanced Thermal Protective Performance and Total Heat Loss design supports dry and comfortable wear even after hours of use. Inspection port lets users completely turn hood inside out to assess barrier. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

D-Blaze® Fire Retardant Treated Wood (FRTW) Earns GREENGUARD Gold Certification

July 26, 2016

Fire Retardant Wood Treatment is First of its Kind to Earn GREENGUARD Gold Certification CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 21, 2016 - Viance LLC, a leading manufacturer of advanced wood treatment technologies, has announced that D-Blaze Fire Retardant Treated Wood (FRTW) is the first pressure-impregnated FRTW to earn the GREENGUARD Gold Certification. "With the GREENGUARD Gold Certification,... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Europe's Military Cargo Aircraft Gear Up to Help Fight Wildfires with Newly Approved System

July 12, 2016

The Guardian, an advanced aerial firefighting system from Caylym Techonologies, is authorized for use in foreign countries. FRESNO, Calif. - This year, Fresno-based Caylym Technologies was invited to the Spartan C-27J's operator's conference to showcase their unique aerial firefighting system. Each year Leonardo Aircraft, formerly Alenia, introduces and updates users on the... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Viking Earns UL Listing for its Next Generation Freedom® Residential Concealed Pendent Sprinkler

July 7, 2016

Hastings, Michigan, USA - The Viking Corporation, a global leader in fire protection and life safety systems, announces that it has successfully completed all UL testing for its new Freedom® residential flat plate concealed pendent sprinkler (Model VK494). The new 4.9 K-factor sprinkler, which will be available this fall,representsa significant advancement in residential fire protection. The... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

DMP XR550 with 96 Doors of Access Control Wins ESX 2016 Award

June 13, 2016

ESX 2016 Innovation Award Winner Fort Worth, TX, June 8th, 2016: As announced at the 2016 ESX Innovation Awards, the DMP XR550 with its expanded Access Control capability wins the 2016 Innovation Award for best of Controllers: Stand-alone, Networked, or Appliance-based systems. The XR550’s 96 doors capability was created to allow the already powerful commercial control panel... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Commercial Concealed Sprinkler comes in standard response version.

June 6, 2016

Featuring 5 mm glass bulb, Mirage® VK492 standard response, commercial-grade, concealed, pendent sprinkler is FM Approved and cULus Listed for Light and Ordinary Hazard occupancies. This standard coverage sprinkler, with K-factor of 5.6 (81), is available in 155, 175, and 200°F temperature ratings. Primary application is in tenant improvement, renovation, and sprinkler replacement projects.
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Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Altronix Showcases Entrada(TM) Network Access FACP Adapters with Emergency Egress at ISC West 2016

April 12, 2016

Facilitates FACP Interface/Emergency Egress while Maintaining PoE to Network Access Controllers and Readers Las Vegas, NV – Altronix, the recognized leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is demonstrating its Entrada2DMK Network Access FACP Adapters at ISC West 2016. These adapters provide a supervised fire alarm interface, enabling network door... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment

Honeywell Helps Security Pros Adapt to Increasingly Connected Customers at ISC West 2016

April 7, 2016

Technology Innovations, New Acquisitions Bring Connected Homes and Buildings to Forefront MELVILLE, NY –This year at ISC West, Honeywell (NYSE: HON) will highlight expanded connectivity for homes and businesses, as well as technology advancements in false-alarm reduction and wireless fire detection. While the connected home and building have been areas of focus for the company, this... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

Manage Hydraulic Fluid Requirements in Tunneling with QUINTOLUBRIC®

April 5, 2016

Quaker Chemical Spotlights its Fire-Resistant Hydraulic Fluids at the World Tunneling Conference 2016 CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - In the Tunneling industry, situations occur every day that can be classified as harmful. These situations occur not only because of the underground environment, or heavy machinery used, but also because of the hydraulic fluid chosen. With the high pressures and flow rates... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Horizontal Sidewall Sprinkler features 3.0 K-factor.

March 25, 2016

Supporting coverage areas up to 16 ft², Model VK479 is suited for residential systems where available water supply is limited. Unit has ½ in. NPT thread size and temperature rating of 155°F. In addition to several standard finishes, durable ENT plating is available, which is cULus Listed for use in areas subject to corrosion. When used in combination with larger K-factor sprinklers, 3.0 K-factor model can help limit over-discharge into adjacent small areas such as entryways and bathrooms. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Green & Clean

Eco Building Products, Inc. Announces Orders for Eco D-Fence(TM)

November 27, 2015

The Company will be coating 1x6 cedar pickets and 2x4 rails at their Tacoma Facility VISTA, California – Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that they have received their first order for Eco D-Fence™, their Advanced Framing Lumber™ (AFL) formulation specifically designed for use on exterior wood fencing products. Eco D-Fence™ incorporates environmentally... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

FlamaSol(TM) Halogen Vs. Low Halogen Vs. Non-Halogen: What's The Difference?

October 23, 2015

"Don't play with matches." "Stop, drop and roll." "Don't hide, go outside." Growing up, we have all been taught more fire safety tips than we can even begin to remember. Yet, fire hazards remain a major issue that affects thousands of families each year. According to the National Fire Prevention Association, "In 2014, there were 1,298,000 fires reported in the United States. These fires... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Dry Pendent Fire Sprinklers feature extra-large orifice.

October 19, 2015

Supplied in sizes from 12–48 in. in 6 in. increments, Dry ELO Pendent Sprinklers are FM-Approved with K-factor of 11.2 (161). Units are available in 165°F, 205°F, and 280°F temperature ratings and are suitable for many cold storage applications where ceiling heights are 35 ft and below. Offered in both standard and quick response versions, sprinklers come in plain barrel, standard adjustable, and recessed adjustable styles with 1 ¼ in. NPT thread size. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

Ellsworth Adhesives to Display the Latest in Adhesive Technology at Aircraft Interiors

October 14, 2015

GERMANTOWN, WI – Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce that they will be exhibiting at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in booth 325 November 4th through the 5th at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Washington. At this year’s Aircraft Interior Expo, it’s all about building a better aircraft... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Cage Protects Smoke Detectors

October 12, 2015

The STI Steel Web Stopper® helps protect mini smoke detectors against vandalism and damage. Designed to protect mini smoke detectors against vandalism and accidental damage, the guard features 9-gauge steel wire with white corrosion resistant polyester coating (also available in stainless steel). Cover is for flush mounted smoke detectors. As all STI protective covers, the cages are... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

Altronix Showcases Entrada(TM) Network Access FACP Adapter Kit with Emergency Egress at ASIS 2015

October 1, 2015

Facilitates FACP Interface/Emergency Egress over the Same Cable Anaheim, CA – Altronix, the recognized leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is demonstrating its Entrada2DMK Network Access FACP Adapters at ASIS 2015. These adapters provide a supervised fire alarm interface, enabling network door controllers to release locking devices in a fire... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

ICL Supplying Specialty Grades of Powder and Compacted Polymeric Flame Retardant to EPS/XPS Markets

September 15, 2015

Compacted FR-122P tailored to EPS/XPS markets is currently being produced at ICL Industrial Products' plant in the Netherlands, and will be available from its Israeli plant in 2016 TEL AVIV, Israel – ICL Industrial Products ("ICL IP"), a segment of ICL (NYSE and TASE: ICL), today confirmed that its manufacturing plants in the Netherlands and Israel are fully operational and supplying... Read More