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Euralarm urges use of holistic approach towards fire safety for building renovations

Following on from the new Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), many renovations of existing buildings are to be expected in the coming years. These renovations must lead to buildings that are more energy efficient than they are today. This will require the...
Posted On 08 Jan 2019
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Euralarm issues White Paper on Outsourcing the Maintenance of Fire Safety and Security Systems

Euralarm has published a White Paper on Outsourcing the Maintenance of Fire Safety and Security Systems that’s specifically intended for building owners and managers. The purpose of the document is to create awareness around the risks of outsourcing this k...
Posted On 13 Mar 2017
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prEN 16763 approval by CEN/CENELEC heralds “game-changer” for fire and security sector

Approval of the prEN 16763 standard has been announced by CEN/CENELEC in the wake of “overwhelmingly positive” votes cast by national standardisation bodies. Euralarm welcomes the adoption of this European standard which it has long supported, with its members now...
Posted On 18 Oct 2016
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Government approves Fire, Emergency and Security Systems Apprenticeship Assessment Plan

The Government has now approved the Assessment Plan for the Fire, Emergency and Security Systems Technician Apprenticeship. The Assessment Plan sets out how fire, emergency and security systems-focused apprentices will be assessed, and specifically detail...
Posted On 23 Aug 2016
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Specialist security risk consultancy services for end users introduced by ICTS Consult

ICTS Consult, a boutique consultancy firm specialising in security risk and led by a team of experts within their fields, officially launches in the City of London on Thursday 30 June. ICTS Consult is a member of the ICTS Europe Group of companies, operating under an independent...
Posted On 28 Jun 2016
Jeremy Hockham: the new managing director of Norbain Holdings
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Norbain Holdings appoints Jeremy Hockham to managing director’s role

Norbain Holdings – the security, fire and IT/IP connectivity systems distribution company – has announced the appointment of Jeremy Hockham as the company’s managing director. Hockham joins the Berkshire-based company with broad international industr...
Posted On 08 Sep 2015
pr EN16763 is under the microscope at Euralarm
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Euralarm kick-starts Stakeholder Group for European Services Standard prEN 16763

Back in 2011, Euralarm initiated the development of the first European Standard concerning the quality levels of services for electronic fire safety and security systems. This EN Standard, commonly known as prEN 16763, is now in the enquiry phase after long and intensive...
Posted On 20 Jul 2015