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  • The prerequisites of a video image fire detection system
    Video image fire detection, which “sees” fire or smoke rather than senses it, has become more popular due to its various advantages, including quicker detection time and ease of installation/maintenance. A thorough understanding of how the technology works and what components are needed is required
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2017 / 1 / 6
  • The benefits of video image fire detection
    For a long time, users operating critical facilities relied on traditional sensing technology for fire and smoke detection. But sensors, effective as they are, have certain limitations. It is against this backdrop that some users have turned to video image fire detection, which holds certain advanta
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2016 / 12 / 28
  • ISD Tech provides fire security for college
    Imperial College needed a cost-effective approach to retrofit a VESDA system within its large, high-walled boiler room. By combining its fire detection expertise with some lateral thinking, ISD-Tech developed an elegant and unique solution.
    Editor / Provider: ISD Tech | Updated: 2016 / 12 / 22
  • Meeting the access control challenge in hospitals
    Hospitals present a complex security challenge. They should always be welcoming public spaces. Indeed, in Sweden, many are “open” during daylight hours. Yet every hospital also has many sensitive assets that need securing around the clock. Key assets include patients, doctors, nurses and support
    Editor / Provider: ASSA ABLOY | Updated: 2016 / 12 / 15
  • Sikarin Hospital in Thailand secured by Bosch
    Located in the Bang Na district in Bangkok is Sikarin hospital. First opened in 1993, it now has 3 buildings with 235 beds for inpatients and the capability to handle an average of 2,800 outpatients including the 24 hour emergency services per day.
    Editor / Provider: Bosch Security Systems | Updated: 2016 / 12 / 2
  • New hire continues expansion at ISD Tech
    ISD Tech, an agile life safety and security systems integrator, annonced the appointment of Richard Gates to the position of Life Safety Project Design Engineer based out of the company's headquarters in Camberley, Surrey.
    Editor / Provider: ISD Tech | Updated: 2016 / 11 / 30
  • Thermal imaging burns its way to commercial use
    Traditionally used for military and industrial applications, thermal imaging cameras are an effective way to detect humans and objects in darkness.
    Editor / Provider: Lisa Hsu | Updated: 2016 / 11 / 21
  • Apollo launches new intelligent interfaces
    Fire detection specialist, Apollo Fire Detectors, is pleased to announce the launch of a new range of Intelligent Interfaces designed to complement its full range of fire detection devices.
    Editor / Provider: Apollo Fire Detectors | Updated: 2016 / 11 / 16
  • Diagnosing the needs of the health care security market
    In an effort to strengthen security measures to ensure the safety of patients, visitors and staff, health care facilities are upping their security game with improved technologies and solutions.
    Editor / Provider: Eifeh Strom, Freelancer | Updated: 2016 / 11 / 11