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Honeywell names two new global leaders

Honeywell has announced Richard (Rich) Lattanzi as the president of Honeywell’s global security business and Dino Koutrouki as the president of Honeywell’s global fire business. In their new leadership roles, Lattanzi and Koutrouki will drive greater customer focus. Both will...
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BS 5839-1:2017 updates and free seminars

BSI has revised its standard for fire detection and fire alarm systems. The standard, BS 5839-1:2017, covers the planning, design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of fire detection and fire alarm systems in and around commercial buildings. BS 5839-1:2017 – “Fire...
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Lancashire CCTV centralisation project completed

OpenView Security Solutions (OSS) has completed the design and installation of a new control room in Blackburn, Lancashire.  The company was awarded the contract after an open tender process as part of the Lancashire Hub CCTV Centralisation Project to consolidate separate...
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Milestone Integration Expo highlights opportunities

The inaugural Milestone Integration Expo took place this week in Northamptonshire. The busy event included partners such as Araani, eyevis UK, Herta, Immix, Ipsotek, Nedap, Oncam, Pivot 3 and Zepcam with each company running sessions throughout the day to a keen audience. We...
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Jenny Hicks is promoted by Midwich Group

Midwich Group has announced that Jenny Hicks has been promoted to the role of Head of Technology. With a strong background in technology sales, Jenny has been with Midwich since 2012 where she joined the technical division as an IP Video Specialist. She later progressed to the...
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Garden centre protects staff, visitors and site

Mobotix Partner Switchnet Systems has completed an installation at a garden centre that combines video surveillance, day-night operation, number plate recognition and analytics to secure the site and enhance management visibility. Vanstone Park Garden Centre is a family run...
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Encrypted wireless keypad is re-launched

Luminite Electronics has announced the re-launch of its latest wireless keypad offering installers a flexible and secure means of remotely setting and un-setting an alarm system. Designed to work with Luminite’s Genesis range of PIR detectors, the new keypad (LGKSQ) is waterproof...
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Apollo appoints new Managing Director for EMEA

Apollo Fire Detectors has announced the appointment of Charles Lombard as its new Managing Director with regional responsibility for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). With a career working in many European countries, Charles has led global businesses of increasing size...
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Sheffield City Council upgrades fire protection

Sheffield City Council has completed a programme to upgrade its fire safety throughout its 1,134 sheltered housing properties using Aico’s Multi-Sensor Fire Alarm. An additional 261 properties within three tower blocks will also benefit from the alarm following a fire risk...
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A safety, security and building efficiency event

The Cortech Open Innovation Event [COIE] is a showcase for some of the advances in security, fire and building control technology and a platform for demonstrating how interoperability between these systems can reduce cost and risk, improve operational efficiency and provide...
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