DIY fire extinguisher Issue 2/3 2023, News & Events A newly launched platform offers underserved communities an easy way to create cheap homemade fire extinguishers to help to tackle one of the biggest challenges in South Africa’s informal settlements: the constant threat of fire.
Technoswitch partners with UK’s Hyfire Issue 1 2023, Technoswitch Fire Detection & Suppression, News & Events, Products & Solutions UK-based wireless fire technology pioneer Hyfire, has confirmed partnership agreements that will see its products sold in South Africa, for the first time, through local fire and safety stalwart, Technoswitch.
Bespoke fire-risk systems for agri and food processing Issue 1 2023 ASP Fire highlights its specialised expertise in the agri and food-processing industries, where compliance is vital to save lives, reduce the costs of fire damage, and protect equipment and buildings from major damage.
Incorporate fire safety in the design phase Issue 8 2022 ASP Fire CEO Michael van Niekerk says companies can prevent their infrastructure project from going up in flames by incorporating fire safety in the design phase.
Fire-fighting force at Vergelegen Issue 8 2022, Editor's Choice, Residential Estate (Industry) Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West, and its neighbours, are set to enjoy greater peace of mind this summer, thanks to the delivery of a brand new fire truck .
Rhino103 extinguishing control panel Issue 8 2022, Technoswitch Fire Detection & Suppression, Products & Solutions Technoswitch has released the Rhino103 extinguishing control panel range, designed and manufactured in South Africa to comply with EN54 parts 2 and 4, and EN12094.
Fire protection for new Fuchs warehouse Issue 7 2022 The new warehouse at Fuchs Lubricants South Africa in Isando, Johannesburg, not only incorporates the latest technology but complies with stringent fire detection and prevention requirements.
Fire-safety risks during load shedding Issue 7 2022, News & Events The current load shedding implemented by electricity utility Eskom, as it faces unplanned breakdowns, poses a heightened fire risk for homeowners and their families.
FlameSpec flame detectors from Technoswitch Issue 6 2022, Technoswitch Fire Detection & Suppression The FM-approved FlameSpec detectors address slow-growing fires and fast eruptions of fire while maintaining high performance and reliable detection in all weather and light conditions.
Improved hydraulic performance and efficiency Issue 6 2022, Johnson Controls Global Products Tyco 5.8K LFII sprinkler from Johnson Controls Global Products brings improved hydraulic performance and efficiency to residential fire protection.
One-bolt coupling Issue 6 2022, Johnson Controls Global Products The G-Fire One-Bolt Figure 579A is a grooved, rigid coupling ready for out-of-the-box, push-on installation including self-lubricating gaskets for a smooth installation experience.
Ensure your generator is fire-safe Issue 6 2022 A backup power supply such as a genset is critical during loadshedding, however, it is vital that such important equipment is maintained properly and serviced regularly to be able to cope with outages.
Technoswitch Awards dinner for 2022 Issue 6 2022, Technews Publishing, News & Events Technoswitch hosted its fifth awards dinner at Montecasino in September, where customers and suppliers celebrated a year of success.
ZYTEQ Fire Engineering Summit 2022 Issue 6 2022, ZYTEQ Fire, News & Events Cape Town-based ZYTEQ Fire hosted its inaugural Engineering Summit at the Commodore Hotel in Cape Town and the Leonardo Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg.
Fire prevention in your home or business? Issue 5 2022, Security Services & Risk Management A recent fire at a nightclub in Boksburg has once again highlighted the importance of fire safety for both homes and businesses. When a fire breaks out, the consequences can be devastating.
Tyco LFII lead-free sprinkler Issue 6 2022, Technews Publishing, Products & Solutions, Commercial (Industry) The LFII is the first polymeric sprinkler on the market approved to UL 199; it is certified to NSF 372 and NSF 61 to ensure compatibility with safe drinking water and lead-free plumbing requirements.
Integration of Bosch planning software with AutoCAD Issue 5 2022, Technews Publishing, Security Services & Risk Management, Products & Solutions Bosch has released its new software version of Safety Systems Designer with a new, free plugin available that enables automatic data transfer between AutoCAD software and Designer.
Water deluge fire suppression system Issue 5 2022, FS Systems, Editor's Choice, Mining (Industry), Products & Solutions The FS Group custom-designed and installed an electronically actuated water deluge fire suppression system for an underground explosives magazine, ensuring both the safety of miners and operations, as well as regulatory compliance.