Subscribe to Fire Systems Installation

Fire Systems Installation

Redwood City’s systems group relocates

Electrical contractor’s fire and security installation group sees growth in 2003

SAN JOSE, Calif. - The low-voltage group of an $80 million electrical contractor has relocated into new space to accommodate its growing division.

Security part of focus of 2004 NFPA show


QUINCY, Mass. - In a nod to its development of security standards, its first significant movement in the security space, the National Fire Protection Association is devoting a portion of its floor space at its next trade show to security products.


SSN Staff  - 

FSD wins contract

HURST, Texas - The Republic Group of Insurance Companies has selected Fire Systems Design, a Notifier distributor based here, to serve as the contractor for the retrofit fire alarm installation in the company’s 314,000 square foot headquarters in Dallas.

The new system will include a Notifier AM-2020 fire alarm control panel with remote audio paging capabilities and multiple XPIQ transponders distributed throughout the building for audio amplification.

St. Cloud now open for business

A city contract had required the use of ADT for fire

ST. CLOUD, Minn.

Downtown sprinkler ordinance drafted

SSN Staff  - 

MONTPELIER, Vt. - City lawmakers here have drafted an ordinance that would require all buildings in the city’s downtown area to be fitted with a fire sprinkler system after a fire leveled a building in that section of the city in May, according to The Barre Times/Montpelier Argus.

Website keeps fire specs current

SureSpec serves as one-stop resource for vendor specs

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The general manager of a Notifier distributor here has developed a web resource that combines the product specifications of these manufacturers, and others, into a single spot on the web.

The website, www.

Schirmer grows reach with two markets

Atlanta and metro New York City were locations in the company’s strategic plan

DEERFIELD, Ill. - Fire protection and code consultancy Schirmer Engineering has expanded into two key territories over the past six months, opening new locations in the coveted Atlanta and metropolitan New York areas to further the company’s geographic and strategic presence.

New codes adopted by NFPA council after fire


QUINCY, Mass. - A host of changes to fire and safety codes were given the nod by the Standards Council of the National fire Protection Association in late July, changes that were first proposed in the wake of the fatal Rhode Island nightclub fire and the crowd crush in Chicago.



SSN News Poll November 2014

The Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association's CEDIA Expo is a home technology trade show with products and training related to audio, video, control, security and networking—and it's growing. CEDIA says the 2014 event, held Sept. 10-13 in Denver, had more than 18,500 attendees, an increase of 3 percent, and floor space increased 14 percent for the 480 exhibitors. But is this show growing in importance for the security industry? Tell us what you think.

Type the characters you see in this picture. (verify using audio)
Type the characters you see in the picture above; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.