The University of Maryland plans to upgrade fire alarm systems in 11 facilities on the campus.
SSI Staff · March 27, 2014
UTC Fire and Security plans to shut down its Pittsfield, Maine-based facility by March 2015 and will relocate about 100 jobs to its North Carolina branch.
Ashley Willis · March 19, 2014
What you need to know about reach, clarity, redundancy and reporting to design or procure an effective MNEC system. Watch this video to learn more.
February 02, 2014
Distributor AVAD has announced the availability of the Nest Protect Smoke and Carbon Monoxide alarm at its branches for integrators.
January 29, 2014
Schneider Electric’s Jim Pauley will succeed James Shannon as the National Fire Protection Association’s president.
January 28, 2014
The SpectrAlert advance low-frequency sounders and sounder strobes by System Sensor of St. Charles, Ill., are the first notification appliances to meet the new NFPA 72 2010/2013 low-frequency requirements for certain new sleeping spaces, according to the company.
SSI Staff · January 16, 2014
The city of Chicago has approved Fike CyberCat 1016 and 254 fire alarm control panels for high-rise applications where two-way voice communications are required.
January 16, 2014
Google has acquired Nest for $3.2 billion in cash. Nest will remain a separate brand, and Tony Fadell will continue to lead the company.
January 14, 2014
It used to be technological change came to the fire alarm industry at a tortoise’s crawl, which made sense given life-safety issues. However, faster and more reliable technology is pushing the business to adopt more of a hare’s pace. See what the next five years has in store.
By Shane Clary · January 09, 2014
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By Jeffrey Zwirn · January 09, 2014