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FIM Expo 2019 features UK’s leading fire detection and alarm manufacturers

The next edition of the Fire Industry Manufacturers’ (FIM) Expo takes place at Bramall Lane in South Yorkshire, home of newly-promoted Premier League club Sheffield United FC, on Wednesday 16 October from 8.30 am until 2.30 pm. Organised as always by the Fire Industry Association...
Posted On 12 Sep 2019
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Most businesses “ignoring security” when investing in new technology

As businesses strive towards digital transformation, a new report by UK software company Advanced has revealed that only 24% of organisations are prioritising security when it comes to technology investment. These findings come as a blow as separate reports (the Hiscox Cyber...
Posted On 28 Aug 2019
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FIM Expo at Madejski Stadium set to focus on FIA membership and BAFE schemes

The Fire Industry Manufacturers Expo (FIM Expo), which is running at Reading FC’s Madejski Stadium on Wednesday 3 April, will encompass a bigger focus on innovation and compliance. New for 2019 is a Membership and Compliance focus, whereby visitors will be able to learn...
Posted On 07 Mar 2019
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Appointment of Pete Browitt as md heralds “new phase of growth” at Advanced

Global fire systems specialist Advanced has announced the appointment of Pete Browitt the company’s new managing director. Browitt joins Advanced from Apollo Fire Detectors, where he held the senior positions of global finance director and EMEA operations director managing...
Posted On 22 Oct 2018
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Tyco introduces exacqVision Training Certification Program for benefit of end users

Tyco, the security products division of Johnson Controls, has introduced the exacqVision Training Certification Program to enable end users to choose from a pool of highly-trained and certified system integrators able to install and support Exacq video management software (VMS)...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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Leading industry associations confirm support for The Fire Safety Event 2018

Leading fire industry associations including the Institution of Fire Engineers, the Rail Industry Fire Association, the Association for Specialist Fire Protection, the Institute of Fire Safety Managers, the Association of Insurance Surveyors and the National Association of...
Posted On 24 Jan 2018
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Etienne Ricoux appointed head of sales by intelligent fire systems specialist Advanced

Global fire systems leader Advanced has appointed Etienne Ricoux as the company’s new head of sales. Previously Advanced’s regional sales manager for Europe, Ricoux will now oversee sales across all of Advanced’s territories outside North America. Commenting on...
Posted On 26 Sep 2017
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Key industry associations line up to support Fire Safety North event in Manchester

Fire Safety North makes its debut at EventCity in Manchester on Tuesday 10 and Wednesday 11 October, with the Western Business Exhibitions-organised event being supported by a number of key associations in the fire sector. Industry bodies backing the show are the Institute of...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017