Flame Detectors

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Sensei Confirms Xtralis PRO E-PIR Detectors are the Best Protection for Remote Electrical Substations

October 19, 2015

Dublin, IRELAND – Xtralis PRO E-PIR detectors performed with the highest detection reliability and the lowest false alarm rates of all PIR sensors evaluated during a comprehensive detection technology study conducted by Sensei Solutions, the leader in Smart Grid security solutions, which protect remote substations for the largest energy providers in the United States. Substations are... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fire and Gas System provides hazard monitoring and control.

July 2, 2015

Designed for hazard monitoring and control at industrial sites, HS81-HS Controller performs flame, smoke, and gas detection as well as extinguishing/agent release. Unit interfaces with plant safety and control systems through multiple protocols and includes hot swap capability for replacement and auto-configuration of CPUs and power supplies without critical system shutdown. HS81-HS controller carries SIL2 and SIL3 ratings in addition to meeting NFPA-72 and EN-54 requirements. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

General Monitors Gas & Flame Detectors Receive DNV-GL and MED Marine Approvals

March 10, 2015

Ideal for FPSO Vessels, Offshore Platforms, Marine Environments LAKE FOREST, CA — General Monitors announces that its most popular advanced gas and flame detectors now meet the Marine Equipment Directive (MED) for Det Norske Veritas’ (DNV) Offshore Standards as well as DNV•GL Type Approval. MED is the European Directive requiring that gas and flame detectors installed in marine... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Wireless Fire Sensing System protects challenging applications.

November 7, 2014

Integrating with new and existing fire alarm systems, SWIFT Smart Wireless Integrated Fire Technology detectors and modules are self-healing units that use Class A mesh network where every device acts as repeater with redundant path communication. Unique mesh IDs in each SWIFT network prevent miscommunication with other devices and inherent frequency hopping prevents system interference. System can have any combination of up to 50 devices per wireless gateway. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Flame Ionization Detector is unaffected by background gases.

August 28, 2014

Part of 9100 Series On-Line Gas Chromatograph, Flame Ionization Detector provides detection capabilities for hydrocarbon compounds and other VOCs. Chromatograph offers fully integrated GC software, programmable touchscreen, and USB interface. For unattended operation, unit features remote access and control, automatic calibration, and internal data storage. Other attributes include LAN connection, analog outputs, multipoint sampling, and graphical display of current or historic concentrations. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software

Trimble and INFICON to Offer Comprehensive Solution for Surface Methane Monitoring

May 5, 2014

ATLANTA — Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) and INFICON Inc. announced today a portable, intrinsically safe INFICON DataFID™ Flame Ionization Detector and Trimble® SEMonitor™ software as a complete solution for surface methane monitoring of landfills. The landfill gas solution provides a more streamlined workflow for the environmental services professional, improving efficiency and reducing rework.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Simtronics' MultiFlame 3IR Detectors Certified SIL3

February 4, 2014

Aubagne, France – Simtronics, an IST company, is pleased to announce that its MultiFlame series DF-TV7-T and DM-TV6-T are the first triple IR flame detectors on the market to be certified up to safety integrity level SIL3. The devices recently underwent stringent functional safety assessments by third party agency LCIE Bureau Verita and were found to be in compliance with IEC 61508:1-7. ... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fire Fighting Enterprises Smoke Detectors Protect Hindu Temple

January 13, 2014

Fireray 5000 installed in BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir & Cultural Center Erlanger, Kentucky – A system of Fireray 5000 optical beam smoke detectors from Fire Fighting Enterprises (FFE) has been chosen for the Hindu temple (mandir) of the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir & Cultural Center in Chino, Calif. The large, high-ceilinged facility features extremely ornate stonework, making the... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Gamewell-FCI Fire and CO Detector Meets Code-Mandated Need, Aesthetically and Economically

November 18, 2013

Signature Building Systems Meets Fire and Carbon Monoxide (CO) Detection Requirements for New York Hotels with Gamewell-FCI Fire/CO Detector NORTHFORD, Conn., – Gamewell-FCI by Honeywell (NYSE: HON) recently introduced the 4-Warn/CO detector to meet new code requirements and reduce material and labor costs by combining both fire and carbon monoxide (CO) detection into one device. Working... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Arthur Machinery-Florida and Firetrace Suppression Systems

November 5, 2013

Tampa,  Florida – Arthur Machinery-Florida offers an automatic fire detection and suppression system for protecting  machinery, specifically screw machines, CNC Turning Centers and Swiss-Type lathes.  Arthur installs these systems built by Firetrace® International of Scottsdale, Arizona. Firetrace® Fire Suppression Systems require no electricity or external power and feature a... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

ABS Approval for Fireboy®-Xintex® Fire Detection Systems

May 20, 2013

Fireboy®-Xintex® Inc. now offers ABS approval on its USCG Type Approved and IMO Solas Approved Elite RSM marine and offshore fire detection systems. The Elite RSM Analog Addressable Fire Alarm Control Panels are available for hosting up to 252 fire detection devices on commercial vessels and recreational yachts.  These control panels can also be expanded and networked to become part of... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Display & Presentation Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Notifier Protects National Treasures, Retired Space Shuttle among Them

May 14, 2013

Space Shuttle Endeavour and California Science Center's Other Priceless Artifacts Protected by Cutting-Edge Fire Alarm Network NORTHFORD, Conn. – NOTIFIER by Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announces its current fire alarm system protecting the priceless treasures housed within the California Science Center in Los Angeles, has been expanded to cover the Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Display... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fire/Gas Detection System interfaces to plant-wide systems.

March 22, 2013

Supporting simultaneous interface via RS-485 Modbus, analog 4–20, relay contact, and SentryBus, Sentry IT Fire and Gas Detection System ensures new and legacy sensor modules can be deployed. Sentry Commander Logic ensures complex algorithms – zone voting, delay timing, multiple unique alarm levels – can be implemented with user configuration at spreadsheet level. Features include touch panel color display with menu-driven prompts, scalable design, and auto discovery of sensor modules. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fireye InSight II Integrated Scanner: First Primary Safety Control to Receive UL SIL3 Functional Safety Certification

January 30, 2013

DERRY, N.H.- The Fireye InSight II is the first Primary Safety Control to be certified by Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a leading global independent safety science company, to Safety Integrity Level 3 (SIL3), providing customers with assurance that its products meet a high level of safety. Fireye is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software

Flame and Gas Detectors utilize DTM software.

October 10, 2012

Available for gas and flame detectors, FDT/DTM standardizes communications and configuration interface between industrial field devices and host systems being utilized at facility. With FDT/DTM, any field device can be configured, operated, and maintained through standardized user interface, regardless of supplier, type, or communication protocol. Documentation, log extraction, fault diagnostics, sensor health, and predictive maintenance activities help end-users focus on process uptime. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

FL4000H Flame Detector Obtains EN 54-10 Certification

September 27, 2012

Ideal for Oil & Gas Offshore Drilling Platforms, Pipelines, LNG & LPG Plants, Refineries,Fuel Loading Facilities, Chemical Plants<4444>LAKE FOREST, CA -- The popular Multi-Spectrum Infrared (MSIR) FL4000H flame detector from General Monitors has been certified by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) Global Group to the EN 54-10 standard of the European Construction Products Directive (CPD),... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fire Detection Systems are USCG approved.

July 3, 2012

Intended for commercial vessels and recreational yachts, Marine Elite RSM Analog Addressable Fire Alarm Control Panels can host up to 256 fire detection devices, and can be expanded and networked to become part of larger systems. Units feature Apollo protocol smoke and heat detectors as well as 2 full SLC loops and microprocessor-based electronics. Compatible with eVIEW Analog Addressable Serial Annunciator, panel's controls and indications can extend to other locations. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Gamewell-FCI's New Aspirating Detector Integrates with Fire Alarm for Rapid Warning at Low Cost

June 15, 2012

NORTHFORD, Conn. - Gamewell-FCI by Honeywell (NYSE: HON) introduces the VLC-400 Aspirating Detector to immediately sense and verify the slightest traces of smoke and speed response to save lives and property, particularly within high-value and high-security facilities and in challenging environments. As many as 126 addressable VLC-400 detectors, made by Xtralis(TM), can connect directly to the... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Flame Detector supports digital HART communications.

June 1, 2012

Featuring triple spectrum design, Model 3600-I IR3 detects fuel and gas fires with maximum immunity to false alarms. Unit can detect 1 ft² gasoline pan fire at 215 ft in less than 5 seconds. Offering automatic and manual built-in-test, detector is equipped with heated window to eliminate condensation and icing in harsh weather conditions. Output options include 3 relays for alarm, fault, and auxiliary; 0-20 mA; HART protocol; and Modbus compatible RS-485. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Flame Detector monitors entire flame spectrum to verify alarms.

May 23, 2012

Used in commercial and industrial applications, Fire Sentry units integrate with any version of ONYX Series fire alarm systems for detection of true fire emergencies. Series of algorithms accelerate detection of real fire event while minimizing false alarms. In addition to monitoring for spikes in radiant energy of flame, detectors monitor entire flame spectrum for inconsistencies to verify alarm. Units protect against fires from hydrocarbon and non-hydrocarbon gases in all conditions. Read More