Advanced Fire Protection

World Famous Restaurants Enjoy Advanced Protection

Two of London’s most exclusive restaurants, including the world-renowned Ivy, are now protected by industry-leading fire panels from Advanced. Both The Ivy and Sexy Fish in Berkeley Square, which are both owned by Caprice Holdings, have been fitted with MxPro 4 fire panels from Advanced. The Ivy has recently been subject to a full refurbishment,[…]

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Jack Aluminium

Commercial Doors Made Easy, in Jack Aluminium’s New Brochure

If you need an aluminium commercial door, just ask Jack.  Fabricators can find everything they need to create high-quality, secure and thermally efficient commercial doors, in the new TD68 Jack Door brochure from systems specialist Jack Aluminium – available to download at “As part of our marketing support for fabricators, we’ve launched the brochure[…]

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access control

New video showcases SmartSecure Solutions

A high quality, professionally animated video has been commissioned by Carl F Groupco to promote SmartSecure. The three minute film depicts the capabilities of the company’s state-of-the-art SmartSecure solutions for electronic door locking and smart access control. With particular focus on access control options, the video enables end-users to visualise the application, and advantages, of[…]

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Everglade Windows

Everglade offers the Ultion lock as standard on composite doors

London-based fabricator Everglade is offering customers the Ultion 3-star cylinder lock as standard on its full range of Palladio and Solidor composite doors. “There was a big buzz about Ultion at this year’s FIT Show,” says Everglade Sales Director Jay Patel, “and we thought it was the perfect product for adding extra value for our[…]

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SmartSecure is new addition to the NSBRC

Carl F Groupco’s SmartSecure range is now featured at the National Self Build and Renovation Centre (NSBRC) in Swindon. The latest addition to the permanent venue designed to support the self-build, renovation and home improvement markets displays SmartSecure’s advanced electronic door locking and smart access control capabilities. SmartSecure is an exciting new addition to smart[…]

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Notifier introduces new BS 7273-4 CPD course on release mechanisms for fire doors

Notifier by Honeywell announced today the launch of a new continuing professional development (CPD) course 2016/2017.  ‘Getting To Know BS 7273-4’
provides installers, integrators, contractors, consultants and end users with all the information on this important standard and how it relates to the way that doors are opened, closed and controlled by fire detection systems. Although[…]

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Laidlaw Architectural Ironmongery unlocks the door to unbeatable design and performance

When you need high performance and innovative design for multiple settings, the renowned Orbis series from Laidlaw Architectural Ironmongery offers the ideal solution. With Laidlaw now celebrating a new chapter in its history as an independent business, the company has relaunched its popular Orbis collection. While the brand remains the same superlative quality that customers[…]

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Horizontal Lifeline system

Get wired for safety with KeeLine

Kee Safety, a leading fall protection specialist, has redesigned its KeeLine® Horizontal Lifeline system to allow easier installation on bitumen membrane roofs and provide an enhanced weathering solution. KeeLine® is a wire-based horizontal lifeline system that has been designed to provide continuous fall protection. Fit for use in areas where guardrails are not suitable, the[…]

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Significant access-control advancements offered by SmartSecure

SmartSecure, an electronic door locking and smart access control brand launched by Carl F Groupco, incorporates state-of-the-art technology which provides strong security and safety features. With aesthetic, practical and technical benefits, the solution is designed to have widespread appeal for architectural, construction and building management professionals across wide-ranging installations including housing associations, the growing retirement-living[…]

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Unobtrusive edge protection takes off at Virgin Atlantic

Safesite has provided Virgin Atlantic with a collective roof edge protection system that ensures optimum roof top safety for maintenance and inspection teams and complies with all relevant health and safety regulations. Located in Crawley, ‘The Base’ is one of two Virgin Atlantic buildings that house its global Headquarters in close proximity to Gatwick Airport[…]

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Notifier gets a view from the top at the Royal Liver Building

Dominating one of the most famous waterfront skylines, Liverpool’s Royal Liver Building is now the centre of the city’s business district. Fire detection technology from Notifier by Honeywell is protecting staff and visitors at one of the world’s largest international banking institutions, which is located there. Overlooking the River Mersey, when Liverpool’s Royal Liver Building[…]

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Advanced Protects Vital Data and Computing Assets at Cambridge University

ExGo suppression control panels from Advanced have been installed in a £20m, state-of-the-art data and high performance computing centre at the University of Cambridge that is working on some of the globe’s greatest challenges. Situated on the West Cambridge site of the University of Cambridge, the building is the new home for high performance computing,[…]

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Gent helps Bield Housing & Care take the lead in fire detection system monitoring

Bield Housing and Care’s Bield Response24 alarm receiving centre (ARC) is one of the first facilities of its kind to provide fire detection system monitoring and management from multiple sites using Gent by Honeywell’s pioneering WINMAG software. Since it formed in 1971, Bield Housing & Care has remained committed to improving the quality of life[…]

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Nationwide Platforms introduces ‘Intelligent Secondary Guarding’ innovation

Nationwide Platforms has become the first access hire company to develop and introduce a secondary guarding system designed to prevent a trapping or crushing incident before a collision can occur.  SkySiren® PCS™ (Pre-Crush Sensing) represents a major step forward in powered access safety. It automatically stops a mobile elevating working platform (MEWP) boom before the[…]

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New surface gets to grips with slips on external steps

Thermapply, a unique non-slip surface application specifically designed to eliminate slips, trips and falls at outdoor public and commercial spaces is now available. The product, which is manufactured in the UK by Thermedia, has been developed in response to the general state of concrete, tarmac and chequer-plate surfaces and directly addresses these slip issues. Thermedia believe[…]

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Advanced Chosen to Protect Landmark HQ Building

Global fire systems manufacturer Advanced has been selected to protect the new global headquarters of Landmark Group in Dubai. Founded in 1973 in Bahrain, the Landmark Group has successfully grown into one of the largest and most successful retail organizations in the Middle East, Africa and Indian Subcontinent. It operates over 1,900 outlets encompassing over[…]

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Advanced Provides New Fire System Simulator to Leading London Airport

London City Airport has recently opened a new simulation training room, mirroring its fire system which features panels from leading manufacturer, Advanced. Opened in 1987, the airport, situated at the former Royal Docks in Newham, is the only airport to be located within the M25. Servicing over 3.6 million passengers annually, the airport has ten[…]

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Self Closing Safety Gates Provides Roof Edge Protection

Safesite, a supplier of fall protection solutions, has introduced Kee Gate, a range of self-closing safety gates as part of its product portfolio which provides workers with a safety solution when working at height. Designed to work both externally and internally and on ladders, roof hatches, walkways, with edge protection and plant machinery, Kee Gate[…]

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Vicaima staining makes its mark at Fulham Riverside

A major development for Barratt London alongside the River Thames in South West London has been fitted with doors, panelling and skirting from the Vicaima range of stained Oak veneers. The ambitious and visionary development at Fulham Wharf covers some 3.2 hectares and includes the transformation of an existing Sainsbury store and derelict warehouses into[…]

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