Founded on the 7th of January 1451, ranked 51st in the world & 9th in the UK, The University of Glasgow is one of the UK’s leading institutions and is steeped in history, tradition and achievement. With names such as Francis Hutcheson, James Watt , Adam Smith, Lord Kelvin, Joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, not forgetting seven Nobel laureates, two British Prime Ministers, and numerous leading figures from legal, scientific and business professions, Scotland can be proud of this Universities’ immense achievements.
FPG are also extremely proud to announce that as of the 1st of August 2014 we have been awarded the service & maintenance contract for the Fire Detection and Alarm systems within the whole of the University portfolio (Some 397 buildings). This prestigious contract was won in the face of fierce competition from a multitude of applicants nationwide, reducing to a short list of 10, then 4 and finally 1 – FPG.
To top this FPG were also awarded a 6 figure contract to replace the Fire Detection and Alarm system within the Gilbert Scott building (Built 1807) one of Scotland’s iconic architectural treasures which also contains the world renowned Hunterian Museum. In addition FPG are also installing new Fire Detection & Alarm systems within 7 other properties including the Reading Room, Anderson College, Aeronautics Wind Tunnel totalling in excess of 3000 devices.