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Fire Handling Equipment and Systems
May 31, 2017 - The Universal Stopper® is an indoor/outdoor polycarbonate cover which offers excellent protection against false fire alarms, physical damage (both accidental and intentional), dust and grime as well as severe environments inside and out.
Preventing false fire alarms saves possible municipal fees, disruption, lost revenue, and a loss of productivity from employees, staff... Read More
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 28, 2017 - Light-emitting diode (LED) lighting continues to grow in popularity due to its wide variety of benefits, including energy efficiency, longer service life and superior performance. Thermal management helps to ensure LEDs work efficiently and effectively, and contributes to long-term performance. With this need in mind, PowerSecure Lighting turned to Covestro LLC to... Read More
Available in standard painted white and RAL9010 white finish colors, Flush Pendent Sprinkler provides up to 16 mm vertical adjustment. Designed in 165°F and 205°F temperature ratings, VK478 comes with two piece sprinkler. Suitable in apartments, schools, hospitals, hotels, restaurants, churches and office buildings, product is cULus listed for Light Hazard and Ordinary Hazard Group 1 and... Read More
Designed to protect areas constructed of wood truss, bar joists or composite wood joists, COIN VK950 Sprinklers meet cULus standards for use in hazard combustible and non-combustible spaces. Rated to 200°F temperature, unit features 15 mm NPT thread. Offering 16 ft x 16 ft coverage area and 60 in. height, product can be installed in CPVC and steel wet pipe sprinkler systems. Featuring glass... Read More
Designed for cold storage and unheated warehouses, Ultra K-34 286° Sprinkler provides ceiling-only protection up to 55 ft. Meeting the Quell™ System Methodology design criteria, sprinkler system helps in maximizing storage. Offering “surround and drown” method to control fire, sprinklers can be opened irrespective of where the fire starts.Read More
Applicable in residential systems requiring density of 0.1GPM/ft2, Flat Plate Horizontal Sidewall Sprinkler used in fire protection has 5.8 (84) K-factor. Sprinkler is concealed with flat cover plate with dimension of less than 2”. VK490 can be installed with deflector located between 102 – 305mm on 2” x 4" wall space below ceiling. Also available in 74°C and 96°C ratings with 15 mm... Read More
Protecting sensitive cables through the ceilings and providing a smoke and environmental seal that regulates air flow, NEZ33CK reduces wasted energy. Used in plenum spaces, telecommunication rooms, data closets and server rooms, the kit isolates conditioned air.Â Integrated where a professional fit and finish is preferred, the unit features a built in smoke sealing system that automatically... Read More
CHELMSFORD, Mass. - FRX Polymers, Inc. (FRX), the global leader in polymeric halogen-free flame retardant solutions, will focus on its latest material developments and the expanded range of end-use applications at the K 2016 exhibition, which runs Oct. 19-26, in DÃ¼sseldorf, Germany. In Hall 5/C06-1, FRX will highlight its highly successful application development work in key markets such as... Read More
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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. FRX... Read More
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 provides... Read More
Designers can now more efficiently protect an attic space while reducing costs LANSDALE, Pa., USAÂ – 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
Designed with firefighter input at all stages of development and testing,Â 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 supportsÂ dry and comfortable... Read More
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, architects and... Read More
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 Spartan's... Read More
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 FreedomÂ® 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
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 the... Read More
Featuring 5 mm glass bulb, MirageÂ® 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 200Â°F temperature ratings. Primary application is in tenant improvement, renovation, and sprinkler replacement projects. Read More
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
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 year’s... Read More
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