Archived News

After 10 years the RRFSO proves its worth

22nd November 2016

I'm Derek Portsmouth, National Sales Leader UK & Ireland at Notifier by Honeywell and in this blog I'd like to assess the impact that the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (RRFSO) has had since its introduction 10 years ago.

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Notifier’s new CDP course highlights the consequences of fire

11th October 2016

Examining the changes in standards that have occurred following the tragic events that took place at the Rosepark Care Home in 2004.

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New BS 7273-4 CPD course on release mechanisms for fire doors

11th October 2016

‘Getting To Know BS 7273-4'
provides installers, integrators, contractors, consultants and end users with all the information on this important standard and how it relates to the way that doors are opened, closed and controlled by fire detection systems.

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Notifier appointments new ESD Allfire

13th September 2016

We are delighted to announce the appointment of new distributor Allfire.

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Q&A on CPD Accredited Training

12th September 2016

Derek Portsmouth, National Sales Leader UK&Eire, discusses some educational work currently being done by NOTIFIER.

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NOTIFIER launches new EN54-23 C&W VAD

4th August 2016

New Ceiling and Wall mountable EN54-23 approved addressable VAD launched.

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Notifier appointments new ESD, Planet Fire & Security

1st October 2015

We are delighted to announce the appointment of new distributor Planet Fire and Security.

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FIA publishes new guidance on visual alarms

4th February 2015

The FIA has published guidance on the application of primary visual alarm devices and supplementary indicating devices.

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Notifier InfoPoint App - Now available for Android

15th December 2014

We are pleased to announce the release of the Android version of the popular Notifier InfoPoint app. 

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Matalan chooses Notifier by Honeywell for new facility at distribution centre

21st November 2014

National retail chain Matalan has selected Notifier by Honeywell systems to provide fire protection in the company’s distribution centre in Skelmersdale, Lancashire.

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New edition of ‘Little Black Book’ - Free Practical Guide to Fire Safety Design

1st September 2014

We are pleased to announce the release of the newly updated free and highly successful  ‘Little Black Book’ on fire safety design, intended as a helpful tool for anyone involved in the design or specification of a fire detection system. 

Get your free copy Here

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FAAST aspiration system goes nuclear

12th August 2014

Honeywell’s FAAST is the first aspiration detection system to be approved by one of Europe’s leading nuclear power plant (NPP) operators for installation in their facilities’ most demanding locations, the reactor building.

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More Than Hot Air: the industry response to cutting false alarms

24th June 2014

There are numerous causes for the estimated 250,000 false fire alerts that plague the UK each year, ranging from steam and paint aerosols to poor maintenance.

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Notifier Helps Protect New Leeds Shopping Complex

21st May 2014

Trinity Leeds retail and leisure development benefits from leading-edge voice alarm/public address solution from Notifier by Honeywell. The advanced fire Voice Alarm system delivers a major step forward in audible and intelligible message quality.

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Notifier InfoPoint App

26th March 2014

Notifier InfoPoint App

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Notifier InfoPoint mobile app. The app for iPad and iPhone gives you easy access to a variety of marketing and technical literature any time, anywhere.

available on the app store

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Explore the advanced functionality of the Pearl

2nd March 2014

Pearl lies at the heart of a system designed to combat false alarms once and for all, even in conventionally difficult to protect environments.

The Pearl’s advanced programming features are designed to engineer out false alarms by utilizing intelligent detection and programming options.

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FAAST to Be Showcased at Data Centre Event

28th January 2014

FAAST is one of the lead sponsors of the next DATACENTRE.ME networking session at The Pacific Oriental Restaurant, Threadneedle Street in London, from 5-9pm on Thursday 30th January. The theme of the session is "DCIM / Software as a Service."

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No smoke without fire?

2nd September 2013

There are nearly 700 nuisance fire alarms every day in the UK, causing much inconveience and breeding complacency - but they can be avoided as Derek portsmouth of Notifier by Honeywell explains.

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ModBus enabled FAAST detectors.

2nd August 2013

We are pleased to annouce that the ultra-sensitive FAAST Fire Alarm Aspiration Sensing Technology detector now comes equipped with direct Modbus connectivity.

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Notifier launches new Pearl fire system

8th April 2013

The PearlTM intelligent addressable fire panel is the first in a new family of advanced control panels from Notifier by Honeywell. Maximising the advanced features of the Opal range of detectors, the new panel has been specifically created to be immune from the threat of false alarms.

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Notifier Launches FAAST

20th March 2013

Notifier by Honeywell launches FAAST: Advanced aspirating systems for rapid fire detection and elimination of false alarms

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Notifier by Honeywell Unveils Activated Alarm Paging Systems

9th January 2013

The new Response Plus Paging System has been designed to meet the specific needs of different users, allowing them to respond more quickly to activated alarms. Containing the latest innovations in wireless paging and monitoring, it comprises a wall-mounted transmitter and antennae capable of sending customised messages to designated pagers, enabling coverage across a wide area.

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Notifier by Honeywell protects the best in scientific research

27th July 2012

The Sainsbury Laboratory Cambridge University (SLCU) has selected an ID3000 fire safety solution from Notifier by Honeywell to provide protection at the new plant biology research facility.  The Laboratory, an 11,000 sq.m plant research centre set in the University’s Botanic Garden, comprises laboratories, support areas, meeting spaces and a seminar room.

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A Sporting Chance of Survival!

22nd March 2012

From local sports facilities all the way up to major national and international sports venues; read how Notifier systems are providing cutting edge protection in International Fire Protection magazine

A Sporting Chance of Survival - IFP Magazine

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Multi-Criteria Fire Protection – the Way Forward?

20th November 2011

Electrical Times publishes article by John Simpson, Notifier by Honeywell sales leader

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Protocol Discussion Opens Up

22nd August 2011

Notifier Product Manager, Rick Love, considers the issue of fire alarm and detection systems protocol in this month's issue of Refurb Projects.

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Notifier Joins Facebook

12th July 2011

Especially for the 21st year of Notifier, you can now join us on Facebook and keep up to date with the latest in events and company news.

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Notifier by Honeywell promotes highest standards of fire safety with launch of Gold Partner programme for top Engineered Systems Distributors

11th July 2011

Major new initiative reinforces importance of certifying channel partner technical expertise and service quality.

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Notifier ExCel installation featured in ECN

6th June 2011

Case Study focuses on the replacement of the existing system plus the new extension to bring the whole site, new and old under one system.

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Find Out More About Our New EVCS Compact

12th May 2011

Full details now available on Emergency Voice Communications System (EVCS) Compact product for smaller installations.

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Notifier by Honeywell installation appears on info4fire.com

19th April 2011

 

The Notifier fire alarm system at Sandy Park Rugby Ground in Exeter which was installed by Trinity Protection Systems is featured!

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Helpful New Guides for Project-Specific Challenges

16th March 2011

 

Notifier by Honeywell are pleased to announce the release of a selection of helpful guides for specific fire detection challenges, including manufacturing, offices, heritage and more!

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Three New Brochures Now Available

12th January 2011

Looking at cost effectiveness, flexiblilty and networkable systems. The brochures can be downloaded from the About Us section here.

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New Business Manager for the South West and Wales

8th October 2010

We are very pleased to announce that completing the Notifier Sales Team is Richard Hill, who will be the main point of contact for customers in the South West and Wales.

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New product section - Voice Alarm and Public Address

9th August 2010

A new area detailing the capabilities of our VAPA systems is now available.

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The New i-ZONE

28th July 2010

 

i-ZONE is a new resource developed by Notifier for building professionals. A host of useful information, tools and learning materials are available from this area.

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New product section - 'Support for Installed Systems'

1st June 2010

If you are working on an existing Notifier installation you can now find legacy product datasheets in the 'Products' area.

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Rick Love, Senior Product Manager for Notifier by Honeywell appears in Refurb Projects

22nd April 2010

Discussing the role of Voice Alarm and Public Address Systems in Fire Safety.

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The new Opal range is featured on info4fire.co.uk

12th April 2010

 

The online industry publication has published a full guide to the new detectors, highlighting the features and benefits of the products.

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Notifier by Honeywell UK launches new website

25th February 2010

Notifier by Honeywell in the UK has launched their new website.

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Opal Detectors - "Future proof" backward compatibility

11th February 2010

Available to order from 15th February

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Opal Detectors - Adding value at every step

9th February 2010

Enhanced Diagnostic Capabilities

Available to order from 15th February

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Opal detectors - available to order from 15th February

8th February 2010

Building a path to the future

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Fire Risk Management Journal Publishes Notifier by Honeywell Article

8th December 2009

Fire Risk Management Journal publishes Saltram Solution, an article by Notifier's Rick Love discussing the role of fire safety in heritage buildings.  The article also features a case study on the installation at Saltram House by Trinity Protection Systems.

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Notifier by Honeywell Roadshow Successfully Comes to an End

7th December 2009

The Notifier Roadshow went ahead successfully with a great reception from all involved. 

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Latest CPD accredited materials now available

5th December 2009

The latest in a series of presentations, entitled "A Guideline for Designers on the Use of VA–PA Systems", recently received CPD accreditation.

CPD accredited presentations can be arranged at our site in Burgess Hill, West Sussex, or alternatively we can come to you.

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Notifier Provides Full Fire Protection for New Centre Court at Wimbledon

26th October 2009

Powerpoint Fire Systems Ltd and Notifier by Honeywell extend fire safety solution to meet needs of Centre Court retractable roof and new No. 2 Court.

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Notifier by Honeywell Provides Fire Detection for Debenhams' Flagship Store

28th September 2009

Crane Communications installs ID3000-based solution in Liverpool ONE development - full integration with security, CCTV and access systems

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Heading in the Right Direction - ESD Conference 2009

9th June 2009

Notifier by Honeywell UK ESDs prepare to attend our annual conference in the Midlands.

Life safety systems – facing up to new threats

5th January 2009

Facilities Management Excellent publiushes article by Rick Love, senior product manager, Notifier by Honeywell.

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Life safety – new threats, new responses

4th November 2008

Risk UK publishes article by John Simpson, Notifier by Honeywell sales leader

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A co-ordinated response to life safety

18th August 2008

Facilities Management Journal publishes article by John Simpson, Notifer by Honeywell sales leader.

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New threats, New responses

30th June 2008

Building Product Magazine publishes article by John Simpson, Notifier by Honeywell sales leader

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