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CPD webinar set to raise awareness on benefits of multi-sensor technology

Life safety systems developer Hochiki Europe is set to host a Continuing Professional Development (CPD)-accredited webinar at 2.00 pm on Thursday 5 March focusing on the benefits of multi-sensors and the importance of understanding the most appropriate accreditation for this...
Posted On 17 Feb 2020
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Kentec launches bridge functionality to support phased upgrades and minimise system downtime

Life safety systems manufacturer Kentec Electronics has released what it brands as “a unique solution” for migrating Syncro panel networks to the latest Taktis technology and protecting the end user’s long-term investment. With the new Syncro/Taktis bridge...
Posted On 13 Mar 2019
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‘The Italian Job’: Hochiki protects Venice’s tallest tower with life safety solutions

As part of a project to revitalise a semi-abandoned Venetian suburb and transform the district of Mestre from industrial precinct to recreational ‘hotspot’, HTM Hybrid Tower has undergone an extensive redevelopment of late. The project was supported by Hochiki Italia,...
Posted On 21 Jan 2019
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Addressable fire alarm panel from Kentec protects Norfolk’s Grade I-listed Granary Court

A sophisticated addressable fire alarm panel manufactured by life safety control systems specialist Kentec is protecting employees, residents and property at Grade I-listed Granary Court in Norfolk. The two-storey medieval granary and cottage, now converted into office space and...
Posted On 03 Jan 2019
Left to Right: Kevin Swann and Kevin Restell
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Kentec appoints Kevin Swann as managing director to drive company growth

Kentec, one of the UK’s leading life safety control systems manufacturers, has appointed Kevin Swann as the company’s new managing director. Swann succeeds Kevin Restell, who’s retiring after more than 25 years with the business and its parent company, Hochiki....
Posted On 03 Apr 2018
Jeremy Waud: chairman of the Incentive FM Group
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Incentive FM Group launches Incentive Tec subsidiary focused on life safety systems

Incentive FM Group has launched a new specialist company which will operate as a subsidiary of Incentive Tec, the business’ building services operation. Incentive Tec – Fire & Security Systems Ltd will deliver cost-effective and bespoke design, installation and...
Posted On 08 Jan 2018
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Concerns beginning to rise over owners’ attitudes towards life safety in buildings

New research from life safety systems manufacturer Hochiki Europe suggests that European installers are becoming increasingly concerned about their customers’ understanding of life safety systems and regulation. The survey sheds light on some worrying findings, including more...
Posted On 13 Sep 2017
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Life-safety systems specialist C-TEC launches series of free CPD events

Life-safety systems manufacturer C-TEC has announced dates for a new series of free Continuing Professional Development (CPD)-certified training events. The first five training days will be held in Wigan (21 March), Glasgow (29 March), Reading (9 May), Wigan (11 May) and Belfast...
Posted On 08 Mar 2017
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Industry research highlights “significant improvements” in life safety maintenance regimes

Comprehensive research conducted by Hochiki Europe shows improvements in building owners and managers’ knowledge of maintenance requirements for life safety systems. A detailed study of European installers carried out by the life safety solutions manufacturer finds that the...
Posted On 13 Dec 2016
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Hochiki Europe set to host BIM-focused webinar for fire safety professionals

On Thursday 14 April at 1.00 pm, Hochiki Europe is hosting an educational webinar for fire safety-focused professionals. Entitled: ‘What You Need to Know About Building Information Modelling (BIM) for Today and Tomorrow’, the webinar will explore how – with the...
Posted On 07 Apr 2016
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