False Alarm Management using Technology in University and Accommodation Buildings02/27/2018

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Only a small percentage of students attend a university in their home town, so many thousands will need to find somewhere to live in the vicinity of their chosen university.  Both universities themselves and specialised commercial organisations offer various types of accommodation for students.  New buildings and alterations to existing structures, whether domestic of non-domestic are required to comply with building regulations and standards on fire safety.



FireClass sponsor British SuperBike Championships 201802/22/2018

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As an official sponsor of the British Superbike Championships, FireClass are hosting a series of dedicated technology days throughout the race season.



Continued Professional Development from FireClass01/01/2018

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FireClass is pleased to be offically recognised as an accredited Continued Professional Development provider.



False alarms management can be improved – FireClass has the answers05/19/2017

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Industry experts specialising in the fire risk management of NHS buildings are set to gather once again at this year’s National Association of Healthcare Fire Officers (NAHFO) conference in Daventry.

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How has Advanced Technology in Fire Safety Systems Affected the Building Design Process? 11/25/2016

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Helping to shape the future built environment, this year Tyco Fire Protection Products will be sponsoring Building LIVE in London, Bishops Gate on Tuesday 29th November.





J400 Now Supports up to 1,000 Event Logs10/07/2016

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​​Tyco Fire Protection Products is pleased to announce that the FireClass J400 panel series can now support up to 1,000 event logs.



Supporting the Future of the Fire and Security Industry09/21/2016

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Working in partnership with Aarhus Fire Protection, FireClass is supporting a new apprenticeship scheme at Bury College which focuses on electronic, security and emergency systems.





What Does EN54-13 Approval Mean?08/17/2016

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EN54-13 – Compatibility and integrity assessment of system components – is part of the EN 54 series of standards dealing with fire detection and alarm systems. . .



Extended Capabilities: 99 Nodes Network08/02/2016

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Tyco Fire Protection Products is excited to announce some big news for the FireClass panel range.

A New Member of the FireClass Team07/28/2016

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​​We’d like to introduce you to a new member of the team.



New EN-12094 Approved Releasing Call Points07/21/2016

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FireClass is pleased to announce the launch of its new range of EN 12094-3:2003 approved conventional extinguishing call points, the latest addition to the FireClass portfolio. 



Choosing an Addressable or Conventional System?07/21/2016

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When choosing fire detection systems there are many things to consider including the fire risks, complexity and size of the building or site and the reliability and profitability of the system. 



Training Support06/27/2016

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Calendar of training courses and contact details for training related questions.



Technical Support06/27/2016

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​Contact details for technical support.



NEW Products: High Speed CPU801, FireClass Remote and FireClass Express V25.304/26/2016

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As part of our ongoing commitment to providing best in class fire detection systems we are launching three new features, High Speed CPU801, FireClass Remote and FireClass Express V25.3. 



Reduce False Alarms by up to 69 percent04/25/2016

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​The Building Research Establishment (BRE) reports using multi-sensor detcectors could reduce false alarms by up to 69%.



FireClass Fire Detection Expands in India04/25/2016

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​Tyco Fire Protection Products has expanded its fire detection solutions in India with FireClass.



Fire Detection Integration 03/14/2016

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At Tyco we are continuously innovating our fire protection solutions to enable our customers to integrate systems, improve their management and ultimately enhance their performance.



A New Classmate for FireClass01/19/2016

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FireClass is pleased to announce a new partnership with security and life safety systems specialist, Reflex Systems.



NEWS RELEASE: BIM ready01/01/2016

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Tyco Fire Protection and Tyco Security Products are BIM ready.



FireClass Exhibits at Intersec 201612/16/2015

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FireClass will be at Intersec on 2016 on January 17-19th on stand S1 D12 at the Intersec in the International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Dubai.





FireClass in 201512/16/2015

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The year 2015 has certainly been a busy one for FireClass and as plans for 2016 get underway we thought we would share some of the highlights from this year with you.





Helping to Build Resilient Communities12/15/2015

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Tyco Fire Protection Products recently assisted South African partner, Bridget Systems, as they exhibited at the 30th annual conference hosted by the South African Emergency Services Institute (SAESI).



Festive Twitter Competition 15.12.1512/14/2015

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Simply re-tweet our message posted at 10:20am on 15th December 2015 and you could win a Tyco BMW trackside jacket. It really is that simple.



Festive Twitter Competition 16.12.1512/14/2015

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Simply re-tweet our message posted at 10:20am on 16th December 2015 and you could win a Tyco BMW trackside jacket. It really is that simple.







BIM Library 12/10/2015

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Tyco is ready for Building Information Modelling (BIM); offering a wide selection of BIM objects that are free to download.



Tyco Shares Complete Solution Applications with Health Care Experts11/24/2015

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Industry experts specialising in the fire risk management of NHS buildings gathered recently at a seminar to learn about Tyco's complete fire and security solutions for hospital environments.



New Partnership with IQ Fire11/06/2015

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FireClass is pleased to announce a new partnership with IQ Fire.



New Legislation for Landlords11/04/2015

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New legislation has been passed to increase fire and carbon monoxide safety across the UK.



Ensuring best practice in fire detection systems11/04/2015

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FireClass is pleased to be collaborating with distribution partners, Elvey Security Technologies in South Africa.



Supporting new partners in South Africa 10/26/2015

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FireClass is pleased to share its latest developments with our distribution partner in South Africa, Brigit Systems.



FireClass at Silverstone – The Final Lap 10/26/2015

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As an official sponsor of the British Superbike Championships, FireClass hosted a series of exclusive customer events and the final one was held recently at the iconic Silverstone race course.



Product Feature – Triple Sensing Technology 10/26/2015

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A Triple Sensing Technology fire detector is an innovative combination of optical, carbon monoxide and heat detection in a single unit. Read more about this sophisticated fire detection product here.



NEW – Duct Probe Unit DPK6 available for use with FC460PH Multi Sensor Smoke Detectors10/22/2015

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FireClass is pleased to announce the availability of the new Duct Probe Unit, DPK6 and accessories for use with the FC46PH Multi Sensor Detectors.





FireClass unites with Business Consultancy Group, Opportunity Beyond Safety 10/14/2015

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FireClass is pleased to announce a new partnership with a successful building consultancy, Opportunity Beyond Safety (OBS).



FireClass Product Catalogue09/09/2015

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The latest versions of our global product catalogue are now available for download.

Technical Support for Control Equipment Legacy Products 09/05/2015

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Welcome to the support section for Control Equipment Ltd legacy products.



Superbike Round 4: Cadwell Park 09/01/2015

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FireClass customers were recently invited to watch our new Continuing Professional Development (CPD) sessions at Cadwell Park.



White Paper on False Alarm Management08/13/2015

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Tyco Fire Protection Products has developed a white paper which emphasises the importance of False Alarm Management within the fire and security industry.



Brands Hatch Superbikes 07/28/2015

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As an official sponsor of the British Superbike Championships, FireClass is giving its customers exclusive access to the action through a series of special customer events, the third of which was held at Brands Hatch last week.



Round 3: FireClass at Brands Hatch07/07/2015

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As an official sponsor of the British Superbike Championships FireClass is hosting a customer event at Brands Hatch.  





Product Feature - FC501 Quick Product Replacement Feature 06/23/2015

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FireClass has launched another time saving service feature, reducing the time taken to replace damaged and dirty detectors.



FireClass in South Africa06/23/2015

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Following the successful launch of FireClass in South Africa back in October the FireClass Team have recently returned to the sub-Saharan continent for a week long training event with Elvey Security Technologies.



Introducing, Asad Habib06/23/2015

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FireClass would like to introduce you to a new member of the team.



FireClass at Ifsec International 201506/23/2015

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Read all about it! FireClass at Ifsec international.







Product Focus - New Multi Account Engine Software 06/22/2015

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The latest product from FireClass is the Multi Account Engine feature which allows users to monitor multiple FireClass systems located around the world from one single location.



FireClass BSB Update06/18/2015

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As a sponsor of the British Superbikes FireClass is hosting a series of technology days throughout the racing season.



Visit us at Ifsec International 201506/16/2015

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This week FireClass is exhibiting its revolutionary new class of fire detection products at Ifsec international - come and see us on stand D1100





FireClass Host First Superbike Event at Donnington04/17/2015

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As a lead sponsor of the British Superbike Championships, FireClass is giving it's customers exclusive access to the action during a series of special customer events.



Fireclass Introduces EN54-23 Compliant Conventional and Addressable Visual Alarm Devices04/16/2015

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We have enhanced our portfolio of fire detection technology with the introduction of conventional and addressable visual alarm devices (VAD's) compliant with the latest EN54-23 standard.

New FireClass500 Console software and firmware version 3.10 is now available03/02/2015

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New FireClass500 Console software and firmware 3.10 is now available via our website.



Fireclass Sponsors Tyco BWM British Superbike Championships 201502/26/2015

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We are excited to announce that Fireclass is an official sponsor of the Tyco BMW British Superbike Championships for 2015.



New FireClass Express and Firmware Version 24.2 now available12/11/2014

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​Version 24.2 FireClass Express is now available for the UK, Italian, Dutch and Spanish markets.

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A message from Colleen Repplier, President of Tyco Fire Protection Products11/21/2014

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I am personally relocating to the Tyco operations in Neuhausen, Switzerland as of February 2015.



You have been added to our mailing list 10/01/2014

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Thank you for signing up to our mailing list.



FireClass CPD Training Day EN54 – Part 23 Visual Alarm Devices (VADs)09/05/2014

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FireClass is proud to conduct CPD training today on the topic of EN54-Part23 Visual Alarm Devices.

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Product feature – Graphic Maps07/17/2014

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The graphic maps Software based on a multilevel maps tree structure allows a remote real time visualization of any loop, zone and point status.

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Product of the month – IP Module FC500 IP307/17/2014

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The FireClass FC501 IP module allows the remote control, and configuration of the FC501 over the TCP/IP Ethernet Network.

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Coming soon - FireClass Express and Firmware Version 2407/17/2014

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The FireClass Express and Firmware Version 24.0 will soon be available for our customers in the UK, Italy and the Netherlands.

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News roundup07/17/2014

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The FireClass team had had a busy couple of months recently and there seems to be no sign of things getting any quieter as we move through July.

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TechXchange Training Academies07/17/2014

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Two new TechXchange training acadamies have been launched in Madrid and Dubai.

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​​Spotlight on – Chris Jones07/17/2014

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This time the spotlight is on....

New Conventional Panel Technology Provides Enhanced Fire Detection Capability 07/11/2014

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Tyco Fire Protection Products has introduced its latest Innovation in fire detection now available for the UK, Spanish and Italian markets.

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FireClass @ IFSEC International 17 - 19th June 201405/08/2014

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Visit us on Stand D1100 17 - 19th June 2014

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FireClass J400 Series of conventional fire detection panels are now available04/10/2014

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​We are happy to inform you that the new J400 Series of conventional fire detection panels are now available in the UK!

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Visit FireClass FREE at the FIM Expo Stand 7 Warwick Racecourse - 2nd April 201404/01/2014

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The FIM Expo at Warwick Racecourse is organised by the FIA and will feature many of the UK’s leading fire detection and alarm manufacturers and focuses on showcasing the latest products and developments in this sector of the industry.
 

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Growing Trends in Data Centre Fire Protection02/28/2014

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With the ever increasing demand for data, more and more businesses within the fire detection industry are increasingly being sought for advice on how to protect data centres.



A new harmonised standard becomes mandatory from December 31st 2013 which is EN54-23:201002/25/2014

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This standard is for all visual alarm devices (beacons) used on a fire system. There are several reasons for providing visual alarms for fire alarm systems.

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FireClass Product of the Month FC410DIM Module02/06/2014

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​The FireClass Input module FC410DIM is a module to interface a conventional zone with an addressable fire alarm system.

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January Product Feature - PSTN Interface on the FC501 Control Panel02/04/2014

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​The PSTN interface is a feature of the FireClass 128 device, 32 zone addressable fire alarm control panel. This panel is a world first and offers digital addressable technology but at a conventional price point.

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FireClass plans for 201402/03/2014

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​2014 is shaping up to be a very busy year for FireClass, both in the UK and the wider EMEA region....

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FireClass at Intersec 201402/01/2014

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​​Early indications are that this years’ Intersec held at the World Trade Centre, Internet City, Dubai was a roaring success. The four-man Detection team on the stand were busy speaking to visitors from start to finish across the entire 3 day event speaking to over 200 people.

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FireClass Addressable Fire Alarm Systems are now EN54-13 approved01/28/2014

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FireClass has just achieved the EN54-13 approval so now the FireClass Addressable panels, together with detectors, callpoints, modules and sounders are now approved as a system and not just as a sum of components.

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FIRERAY 5000 Auto Aligning Infrared Optical Beam Smoke Detector New Updated Two Detector Head Design01/27/2014

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FireClass are pleased to be able to announce the availability of an update to the popular FireRay 5000 motorised Optical Beam Smoke Detector.
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FireClass Designer Software V2.0 Released Today01/13/2014

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FireClass Designer Software V2.0 Released Today!

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FireClass Feature Five Minutes with S and A Italy12/23/2013

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An introduction to S&A.  S&A are a valued customer and one of the members of the FireClass family.



December 2013 FireClass Ceiling Tile Adapter Product of the Month12/17/2013

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With seasonal greetings the FireClass product of the month for December 2013 is the Ceiling Tile Adapter for fitting smoke and fire detectors.

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EN54-23 Standard for Visual Alarm Devices becomes mandatory on 31st December – What does it mean?12/06/2013

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On 31st December 2013 all Visual Alarm Devices, covered by the scope of EN54-23 must conform to the new European specification standard.  Learn what it means here.

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What are the benefits of a Digital Addressable Protocol?12/06/2013

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Addressable fire alarm systems used to be expensive and only used for large fire alarm systems or protecting large builds from fire. Not any more, learn more here.



FireClass Express V23 Released Today12/04/2013

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FireClass Express V23 and FireClass Express Lite V23 software releases are now available for approved users on the FireClass website.

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November Product Feature - USB Interface on Addressable FC501 Fire Alarm Control Panel11/14/2013

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The USB interface delivers solutions to a number of the challenges that the fire and security industry faces.

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Third Party Certification for the UK Fire and Security Industry.11/14/2013

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Third Party Certification enables businesses within the fire and security industry to help customers access the best quality of products and service.

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FireClass FC501 Addressable Fire Alarm Control Panel chosen as November Product of the Month11/14/2013

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​The addressable fire alarm panel FC501 from FireClass has been chosen as product of the month for November.



Fire Alarm System Case Study - FireClass FC501 Fire Alarm Control Panel chosen to control Fire Alarm System for Security Deposit Box Facility in Ireland11/12/2013

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Guardian Fire and Security recently were asked to commission a fire alarm system in conjunction with a local security installer for a new fire alarm system for a new Safety Deposit Box facility. The FireClass FC501 addressable fire alarm panel was chosen as the control panel for the fire alarm system.  This enabled the security installer to provide a full turnkey solution for their customer and select an addressable fire alarm sytem which was perfect for their customers needs. 



Fire Sector Summit 2013 October 24th10/16/2013

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The Fire Sector Summit offers a mix of conference, interactive workshop sessions, panel debates, social evening function and exhibition featuring leading industry organisations and fire solution providers.

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FireClass Feature Five Minutes with Unisafe09/30/2013

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An introduction to Unisafe.  Unisafe are a valued customer and one of the members of the FireClass family.

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September 2013 FireClass Product of the Month09/30/2013

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​The FireClass Multi input Output Module has been awarded the September product of the month. 

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How healthy is the UK Fire Industry?09/30/2013

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Over 25% of UK fire protection companies are in danger of ceasing trading according to a report by Plimsoll this year. 



Construction Products Regulation EU No 3052011 - CPR Announcement from FireClass09/19/2013

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​As you may already be aware, the Construction Products Regulation EU No 305/2011 (CPR) came into force with effect from the 1st of July 2013 and is a mandatory requirement within the EU however is fundamentally different to the previous Construction Products Directive (CPD).

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FireClass products awarded Cert Alarm Approval.07/08/2013

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In the same month that CertAlarm announced the issuing of its 100th certificate, 3 FireClass products have been selected to carry the CertAlarm mark.



FireClass @ FIM Expo Scotland07/08/2013

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FIM Expo takes place at Murrayfield Rugby Ground, Edinburgh on Wednesday 25th September from 10.00-17.00 and is free to attend.

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False Alarm FIA Infographic07/04/2013

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This infographic has been produced by the FIA and can be shared with all those in the non domestic fire industry. 



Product of the Month July 2013 - FireClass Duo Cel Conventional Fire Alarm System Control Panel07/02/2013

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Product of the month for July is the conventional fire alarm control panel, the FireClass Duo Cel.

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FireClass Conventional Fire Detectors - The educated choice?06/05/2013

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The FireClass conventional range of smoke detectors and smoke alarms is comprehensive ensuring whatever solution required, FireClass manufacturers the answer.

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Construction Products Regulation begins 1st July 2013, are you ready?05/29/2013

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​From the 1st July 2013 The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) replaces the Construction Products Directive (CPD).  Download Guidance here.



FireClass FC501 Addressable Fire Alarm Control Panel - Product of the Month June 201305/29/2013

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The FireClass FC501 Addressable Fire Alarm Control Panel is undoubtedly the product of the month for June 2013.  Launched at Firex 2013 the product drew so much interest people were queuing to get a glimpse of the product and the technology.

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FireClass Expands its Social Media Services05/27/2013

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Subscribe to all our channels for free using these links.

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FireClass @ Firex 201305/22/2013

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It was a pleasure to hear how much FireClass was being used as the first choice solution for fire detection needs within the fire and security industry.

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Fire Detection Innovation brings addressable technology to small scale applications05/13/2013

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Designed for easy installation and use, the FC501 combines the simplicity of a conventional system with the benefits of FireClass addressable digital technology. This is a significant development in the detection market and the first time that addressable technology has been designed for small applications.

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Product of the Month May 2013 - FireClass Prescient III 3 Zone Gas Fire Extinguishing System Fire Alarm Control Panel05/10/2013

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​May brings us the FireClass Prescient III 3 Zone Gas Fire Extinguishing System Fire Alarm Control Panel as the Product of the Month.

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FireClass on Twitter04/23/2013

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Track the #FireClassWorldFirst on its world tour before being unveiled at the FIREX Show 2013






Case Study - FireClass solves complicated fire alarm installation for TopShop, TopMan and Miss Selfridge stores03/21/2013

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KM Alarms had no hesitation in choosing FireClass as the perfect option as FireClass provides a market leading solution which was ideal for maintaining the brand image of these stores as well as providing an unparalleled solution for safeguarding lives as well as fire detection for their business.



Product of the Month April 2013 PC based FireClass Graphics Fire Alarm Management System.03/21/2013

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The FireClass Product of the Month for April 2013 is the excellent PC based FireClass Graphics Fire Alarm Management System. 
 

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FireClass @ FM Ireland March 201303/18/2013

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Many repeat exhibitors, commented that this year’s event had delivered a greater number of senior level decision makers from leading organisations, compared to previous years, and that the opportunity to meet these people in person would not have occurred, if they had not been exhibiting.

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FireClass @ FIM Expo March 201303/13/2013

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The FIM Expo was a roaring success!





FireClass supports International Womens Day 201303/07/2013

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FireClass is proud to support International Women's Day 2013, FireClass is supporting the growth of a women's network across the business – seeing this as a key way of making sure our women are heard and FireClass continues to be a great place for them to work in the future.


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Product of the Month March 2013 FireClass Multi Sensor Smoke Detector Addressable Heat Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarm FC460PC03/01/2013

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The FireClass Product of the Month for February is the FireClass Multi Sensor Smoke Detector Addressable Heat Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarm FC460PC.

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Official opening of the TechXchange Academy 02/27/2013

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A ribbon cutting by Geoff Harris, Area Manager at the Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service officially opened the new TechXchange Training Academy, he said "I am pleased to have been invited to open the TechXchange Academy; a training centre such as this will raise awareness on the importance of fire protection systems within the UK for life safety and property protection”.

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Product of the Month February 2013 FireClass 64 Zone Repeater Panel (FC64RD) and FireClass 240 Zone Repeater Panel (FC240RD)02/01/2013

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The FireClass 64 Zone Repeater Panel (FC64RD) and FireClass 240 Zone Repeater Panel (FC240RD) are the products of the month for February 2013. 

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Exciting innovation in fire detection comes to Intersec 2013 in Dubai01/30/2013

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Tyco Fire Protection Products is launching  a new fire detection solution at Intersec 2013. FireClass is the latest innovation in fire detection technology which integrates a full range of detectors and ancillary units with both conventional and addressable panels.

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Exciting innovation in fire detection comes to Sicurezza 2012, Stand D09 in Hall 3P, 7 – 9 November 201212/17/2012

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Tyco Fire Protection Products is launching  a new fire detection solution at Sicurezza 2012.

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Exciting innovation in fire detection was launched at IFSEC 201206/13/2012

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Impressions from IFSEC 2012

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Exciting innovation in fire detection comes to IFSEC International 2012 Stand 3/A3 D18, 14-17 May 201205/09/2012

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Tyco Fire Protection Products is launching a new open protocol fire detection solution at IFSEC International 2012.

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