News - 24 Jul 2003
The Society of Fire Protection Engineers has released a new guidebook that identifies the key factors that impact the behaviour of occupants evacuating a building during a fire. The anticipation of...
News - 18 Mar 2010
Pro-Tech Industries (OTCBB: PTCK), a leader in design-build infrastructure services, has announced that it has received approximately $1.1 million in new fire protection systems contracts.
News - 23 Oct 2005
Abloy Security has recently launched a new heavy-duty door operator, designed for use in high traffic areas. The low maintenance DA361 has a slim line design and is available in an aluminium finish....
News - 5 Feb 2004
Implementing a home automation system and/or technology applications in your home can save you money. Not necessarily the first thing that comes to mind when one thinks about technology.
News - 13 Jul 2010
Hong Kong Chubb Fire Safety has been awarded a $23.4 million contract from Cathay Pacific Services Limited for the design, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of an integrated fire system...
News - 3 Aug 2005
Abloy Security has launched a new heavy-duty door operator, which has been specially designed for use in high density pedestrian traffic areas, including hospitals, airports, hotels, shopping centres...
News - 9 Sep 2010
M.C. Dean, Inc., one of the nation’s leading design-build firms, has been selected by MARTA, Metro Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority, to upgrade MARTA’s fire protection system.
News - 29 Dec 2009
The recent Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code Review and Advisory Council's vote to mandate the placement of sprinklers in all new one- and two-family residences and townhomes built in...
News - 31 Oct 2009
Members of the International Code Council's Residential Building Code Committee (RBCC) have made it clear that fire sprinklers are destined to become a standard feature in all new homes.
News - 7 Oct 2008
In 2007, there were an estimated 399,000 reported home structure fires resulting in 2,865 deaths, 13,600 injuries and $7.4 billion in direct damage in the U.S., according to the National Fire...