Did you know? – 10-Year Tank Inspection

10-Year Tank Inspection  LPC: BS EN12845 2015: Clause TB203.6: 10-Yearly Routine  As part of the LPC Rules for Automatic Sprinkler Installations 2015 incorporating BS EN12845, at no more than 10-Year intervals, all storage tanks shall be examined internally and the fabric attended to as necessary. Submersible camera equipment remotely operated vehicles (ROV) may in some cases […]

Sprinkler Saves 2018

Sprinkler Saves In recent weeks there have been several devastating fires on premises which did not have the benefit of sprinkler protection. Below is a few incidents where the installation of sprinklers has saved lives and businesses: A sprinkler protected building can ensure business continuity, enhance safety of those within the building, and also reduce […]

Best Sprinkler System Installation Company- UK

  We are very proud to have been awarded the title of “Best Sprinkler System Installation Company- UK” in this year’s Build Magazine Facilities Management Awards. As well as receiving a trophy to commemorate the title, our Director, Richard Pipe, was asked to write an article to be included within the magazine: “Automatic Fire Sprinklers […]

Waste Management & Recycling – Fire Suppression

Risk of Fire Waste management and recycling facilities face many risks. Fire is a particular risk as waste produces heat which can very easily lead to a blaze. A fire could be accompanied by serious downtime in operations, risk to personnel/equipment, and further financial losses. Waste Management/ Recycling Targets Recent environmental targets have increased the […]

Are you aware of your responsibilities as the Premises User?

Care and Maintenance of Automatic Sprinkler Systems: Premises User’s ongoing, weekly and monthly responsibilities as identified in the LPC Technical Bulletin TB 203:2015 The following tests and checks should be made as applicable by the Premises User’s as stipulated in the LPC Technical Bulletin TB 203: 2015 of ‘LPC Rules For Sprinkler Installations’ incorporating BS […]

Did you know? Sprinkler Head Operation & Types

What types of Sprinkler Heads are available? Fusible Link Sprinklers vs. Glass Bulb Sprinklers All wet-pipe sprinklers are held closed by either a fusible link or a glass bulb that contains a heat-sensitive liquid. A fusible link sprinkler head has a two-part metal element that is fused by a heat-sensitive alloy. The link holds the pip cap, […]

Weekly Testing – Example

Weekly Testing Weekly testing is a very important aspect of maintaining a sprinkler system, it can highlight faults before they ever become an issue. This ensures the reliability of your system. Below is a photographed example of our own Alfie undergoing a weekly test. This is a relatively simple task which can bring light to […]

Sprinkler Saves

Sprinkler Saves We are only just over half way through May with a number of fires reported. Thankfully all of the buildings which had incidents were Sprinkler protected, with the Sprinkler systems successfully activating to control the fire. A sprinkler protected building can ensure business continuity, enhance safety of those within the building, and also […]

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