An installing security contractor advises Sony Pictures Studios to implement a wireless solution to replace the hugely inefficient hardwired heat detection in its famed sound stages. Success and first-class customer service fosters a lasting relationship ...
By Rodney Bosch · May 03, 2011
NAPCO Security Technologies of Amityville, N.Y., introduces the Gemini commercial fire/burglary combination panel, which supports analog, addressable, commercial wireless and conventional 12V devices and is scalable from 32 to 255 points.
SSI Staff · May 02, 2011
The upgraded MS-9200UDLS and MS-9050UD fire alarm control panels by Fire-Lite Alarms by Honeywell of Northford, Conn., are designed with installer-requested features to reduce installation/maintenance time.
SSI Staff · April 05, 2011
Fire-Lite Alarms by Honeywell announces its addressable and conventional fire alarm control panels have achieved Int'l Building Code (IBC) seismic certification ...
March 16, 2011
Blue Springs, Mo.-based Fike Alarm Systems unveils the integrated voice evacuation and voice messaging system, a UL-Listed fire alarm solution.
SSI Staff · July 20, 2010
Silent Knight by Honeywell has introduced an IP communicator, which is designed to enable the transmission of fire alarm system information to a central monitoring station via any standard IP line.
June 22, 2010
Veteran installers will undoubtedly remember when fire alarm panels worked almost exclusively by relay technology. As technicians, we encounter relays every day in the field on alarm panel motherboards, smoke detectors, addressable heat sensors and a host of other devices.
May 31, 2010
Northford, Conn.-based Fire-Lite Alarms by Honeywell releases the Relay Option Module Enclosure (ROME), designed to enable the control of building systems such as fans, dampers and elevators during emergencies.
SSI Staff · May 18, 2010
Hochiki America Corp., of Buena Park, Calif., releases the FireNET Plus, a UL 894-Listed analog addressable control panel.
SSI Staff · May 11, 2010
St. Louis-based Potter Electric Signal Co. has designed six- and 10-amp power supplies with built-in sync generation for Potter/Amseco, System Sensor, Gentex and Wheelock notification appliances. The product includes patent-pending Quadrasync technology, which allows the user to synchronize any input type with multiple output circuits of different sync protocols and all of the strobes will flash together.
SSI Staff · February 01, 2010