The FPG London Fire team worked extremely hard to negotiate and secure a 21 month national contract working directly for BT, one of the world’s leading communications service companies and the UK’s largest mobile network provider. The contract includes the maintenance of fire alarm, gas suppression and VESDA systems throughout the whole of the UK.
We are delighted to announce that FPG has merged with SCUTUM International on the 3rd of August 2017. The Scutum Group has positioned itself for over 25 years as an integrator of electronic protection solutions in the security and safety market. Scutum are a €140m turnover business with 55 offices throughout Europe, employing 1500 personnel and aim to be the largest Independent Company in Europe within the Fire & Security Sectors. Scutum bring economies of scale and further financial security as we continue to grow our business.
The Bunker have built the most secure data centres in the UK, located within purpose built, ex-Ministry of Defence facilities that are armoured, nuclear bombproof and military-specified fortresses.
FPG was selected to protect The Bunker’s Ash Radar Station and Newbury sites with a range of Fire Detection and Alarm Systems, including VESDA very early smoke detection apparatus. There was a 6 month time period between each site upgrade.
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster that began transmission on the 2nd of November 1982. The station is now owned and operated by Channel Four Television Corporation, a public corporation of the Department for Culture, Media & Sport.
Channel 4 identified a high threat following the general election and commissioned FPG to install a Voice alarm and Public Address System for emergency staff evacuation. We are delighted to be protecting such a renowned UK broadcaster.
ISO 9001 helps organisations demonstrate to customers that they can offer products and services of consistently high quality, streamlining processes and increasing efficiency. BS EN ISO 9001:2015 brings ISO 9001 firmly into the 21st century, focusing on performance and reflecting the fact that technology is driving increased expectations from customers and businesses.
FPG have transitioned and achieved certification to this Quality Assurance Standard, further highlighting our commitment to rigorous 3rd party accreditation and our position as an industry leading NSI Gold approved company.
FPG are extremely proud to be the preferred provider for all EE fire projects UK wide, with fire Suppression & Detection systems installed over a vast range of sites.
EE is responsible for the EE, Orange and T-Mobile brands, serving more than 30 million customers and is currently the UK’s biggest and fastest mobile network, being first to offer the superfast 4G mobile service. Our systems are critical to protecting EE’s mobile switch sites and data rooms, comprising of FM200 and Inert Gas extinguishing systems.
Being the preferred provider for all EE fire projects is a fantastic position for FPG and the work carried out across all sites has been completed smoothly and to programme. FPG are pleased to be involved with one of the most advanced digital communications companies in the UK.
Brightsolid provide data centre and cloud hosting services for a variety of organisations from innovative start ups to large FTSE100 companies. They were crowned Scotland’s Best Employer 2015.
Brightsolid chose FPG to protect their 3 data halls and transformer room within their new Aberdeen facility. A full range of Fire Detection, VESDA, Alarms & Gas Suppression Systems were installed.
Thames Water is the UK’s largest water and wastewater services company, supplying 2.6 billion litres of drinking water and treating 4.4 billion litres of wastewater per day. Thames Water’s 15 million customers comprise 27% of the UK population.
The service contract has so far included testing of the Fire Alarms and servicing the Water Mist Fire Suppression system.
Arconic is a pioneer and innovator in the production of Bauxite,
Alumina and Aluminum products, responsible for the world’s largest
bauxite mining portfolio.
Arconic chose FPG to protect their Birmingham facility offices,
cooling tower and fume abatement plant. To accomplish this we
installed a range of Fire Detection and Alarm systems, alongside CO2
and Inert Gas Suppression systems.
Piper Bravo is a North Sea oil production platform located 193 kilometres northeast of Aberdeen in the central North Sea, standing in 145 metres of water. It was installed in 1992, and commenced production in February 1993.
Oil rigs are a high risk environment where there is a mixture of explosive atmospheres and flammable liquids or gases. In these circumstances a fire can have catastrophic consequences.
FPG provided a retrofit Fire Detection system to protect the entire rig, comprising of ATEX certified Infra-red Flame Detectors, certified for use in zone 1 explosion hazard areas.