The award, Patent no. GB2535409, is granted in recognition of the uniqueness of the ‘Flame detection system and method’. The patent was awarded in April this year and follows on from the grant of a US patent in March 2017 for the FireVu flame detection algorithm. FireVu’s innovative method of measuring the colour and intensity…Details
“Electronic” fire wardens which watch 24/7, automatically raise the alert to stakeholders and enable fast and targeted emergency response. To all landlords in the public and private sector. It has been widely reported in the media that many boroughs and private owners are using fire wardens because there is no other way of detecting fire…Details
The fire was as a result of an aerosol can contained within the waste being processed. The can was initially punctured, and then the escaping gases ignited.
FireVu Announces Visual Flame Detection Patent US9530074 B2 is Granted FireVu new flame detection algorithm is now patented in the US. FireVu’s innovative method of measuring the colour and intensity of flame in an image results in exceptional detection rates, exceptional detection range and zero false alarms. FireVu is superior to all other visual flame…Details
Didcot B brought into sharp focus the consequences of power station fires. While it was the most high profile power generation plant blaze in the UK of 2014, it was not the only one. Ferrybridge, while not having the same media impact, illustrated the financial aspects of a major power station fires: loss of production,…Details
We wanted to give a brief review of FireVu’s media stories in 2014 and a few hints about the issues we want to cover on fire detection solutions in the media this year. Before you know it we are past the middle of January and if we don’t write it now, then we might be…Details
Providing effective fire detection for high value property, modern residential and commercial, is a challenge. The voluminous spaces and aesthetic considerations are a couple of key issues that must be considered when choosing and installing effective fire detection solutions. The amazing creativity of modern building designs, being or have been built in considerable numbers, present…Details
FireVu’s media coverage has been recently dominated by the Multi Detector, a industry first solution that combines flame, Visual Smoke Detection & thermopile temperature sensing technology. The Multi Detector has been featured, sometimes multiple times, in logistics, petrochemical, engineering, architecture, construction, tunnels, recycling and facilities management media. These are all key industries for FireVu and…Details