AUTOMATIC FIRE DETECTION – FIRE ALARM SYSTEMS
Automatic fire detection systems are used for early detection of fire in the protected facilities. The system signals it with a siren on the facility and by transmitting the alarm to M4 Markioli grupa d.o.o. central alarm system (CDS) as well as to fire fighting units.
Automatic fire detection system consists of the following basic components:
– Fire-alarm switchboard, optical, thermal (combined) and manual fire detectors, modules for the control of air conditioners, elevators, fire sectors, electrical locks, … and sirens.
A client can decide whether to implement the automatic fire detection system or not. But an implementation of automatic fire detection system shall always be required for the construction or reconstruction of the facility if the implementation of automatic fire detection system is provided for in the fire risk assessment.
A detailed design of automatic fire detection system with defined number of detectors and their functional connections in the system shall be made before starting the construction of the facility. Implementation of the automatic fire detection system shall be performed by the company that is licensed for the implementation of the technical protection systems. If any deviations from the detailed design are found after the facility has been constructed, the as-built drawings shall be made. Independent company, which is licensed for such activity, will issue a certificate for the system that is valid for the period of one year.
Automatic fire detection system needs to be monitored constantly, either by the persons that are constantly present in the facility or by emitting the alarm signal to the central alarm system of the security company.
Regular maintenance and servicing
In compliance with the law and regulations , a regular system maintenance according to following conditions is required:
– system maintenance can be carried out by the company that installed it
– system maintenance can be carried out by the manufacturer of the equipment or the company that is authorized by the manufacturer of the equipment installed at your facility
– the contractor must be licenced for the implementation of technical protection systems,
– maintenance is carried out in accordance with the instructions of the equipment manufacturer.
M4 Markioli grupa d.o.o. provides regular maintenance and servicing of automatic fire detection systems with 24-hour failure report service.