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 - 28 Jul 2005
Modern design trends increasingly influence the choices today’s style-savvy homeowners make when decorating their homes. This move toward a more contemporary look now extends to fireplaces with...
News - 5 Jul 2005
At press and public briefings in New York City on June 23, investigators from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) called on organizations that develop building and fire safety...
News - 6 Apr 2004
Tall commercial office buildings present a series of design problems that differ from those that are found in other projects in the built environment.
Only through the combined efforts of owners...
News - 5 Apr 2004
New alarm sounders from Klaxon Signals allow faster installation and maintenance thanks to an innovative mounting base. Dispensing with the need for locking screws, Sonos sounders and sounder beacons...
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 - 5 Jan 2004
Most damage to office environments is linked to faulty air conditioning systems and, according to insurance companies, liquid leaks are the most common cause of claims after fire and theft.
News - 26 Sep 2003
Portakabin, Europe's leading provider of modular and portable buildings, is having an open day to coincide with the 15th anniversary celebrations of their presence in the North-East. The open days...
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...