The ideas that impact your industry. We’ve gathered insights on industry-specific changes and challenges in fire protection, security, and life safety. No matter what is challenging your industry, our shared knowledge yields best practices to help you enhance your operations for improved safety and security.

Banking and Finance

Banking Fire and Security Integrated Solutions

​Banking Fire & Security Integrated Solutions - Protecting Customers, Assets, Staff and Integrity Find Out More

Aviva Insurance Case Study

Global insurance company, Aviva, is a longstanding customer of Tyco and a perfect example of scalable solutions that meet the needs of a national business. As a large national company, Aviva require security service and maintenance of multiple sites across the UK. Find Out More

Custodial

Zettler Technology Prisons Case Study

The Requirements for installing a fire detection and alarm system within a prison are determined by the authority responsible within the region and could be a combination of both manual devices and automatic detection. Find Out More

Data Centres

FM-200 Data Centres Application Datasheet

FM-200 Data Centres Application Datasheet Find Out More

iFLOW Data Centres Application Datasheet

iFLOW Data Centres Application Datasheet Find Out More

Sapphire Data Centres Application Datasheet

Sapphire Data Centres Application Datasheet Find Out More

Global Switch Case Study

Tyco acquired the two Global Switch London-based sites as part of their acquisition of Instant Fire Protection in November 2012. The Tyco contract covers the maintenance, reactive-works, and remedial works of their Fire Access Control and CCTV Security Systems. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Data Centre Case Study

A suitable fire detection and alarm system for a data centre usually requires a very comprehensive range of measures. It starts with a risk assessment covering the physical aspects of the centre, together with the electrical and mechanical systems and the fire detection and suppression systems. Find Out More

Education

Amey Northamptonshire School Case Study

As part of its contract with Northamptonshire Schools, Amey must meet set SLA’s with regard to the timely repair of safety and security systems. Failure to meet these pre-defined levels could result in financial penalties. Find Out More

Education Case Study

Tyco is a nationwide provider of Integrated Fire, Security and Electrical Testing Solutions, currently servicing a large number of Education sector customers with a unique package of compliance solutions, developed to meet the specific needs of educational institutions. Find Out More

Sir William Perkin’s School Case Study

When Sir William Perkins’s School in Chertsey, Surrey announced plans to construct a new building, the latest in fire detection technology was required. As such, Tyco was appointed to deliver its ZETTLER PROFILE system. Find Out More

Victoria Junior School Case Study

Victoria Junior School specified Tyco’s fire alarm system for its excellent technical backup and support and for its working knowledge of the systems available. The new Tyco control panels employ software with an open structure which allow the system owner service choices. Find Out More

Zettler Technology School Case Study

The requirements for installing a fire detection and alarm system within a school will vary dependent upon the type and size. Small schools may only require a manual system, whereas a larger school will benefit from having automatic fire detection installed. Find Out More

Zettler Technology University Case Study

A suitable fire detection and alarm system for a university overcomes the same risks as those associated with larger schools, auditoriums and hotels, where student accommodation is concerned. Find Out More

Energy - Utilities

National Grid Case Study

A Sprinkler and Fire Deluge System was planned and reactive maintenance programmes across a variety of system types were located in all types of National Grid sites including generation (co-location), transmission and administration facilities. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Power Generation Facility Case Study

Designing a suitable fire detection and alarm system for a power plant is usually based on a risk assessment carried out by the operator and combines both manual devices and automatic detection in critical and high risk areas. Find Out More

Facilities Management

Tyco begins national retailer partnership with CBRE Case Study

With such a vast and complex contract - spanning a variety of sites across a large geographical area, CBRE required a partner that could provide the resources, specialist engineers and detailed account management necessary to maintain a large-scale maintenance programme. As such, in July 2015, Tyco began a 12-month contract to manage the planned and preventative maintenance schedule. Find Out More

Government

Cardiff County Hall Case Study

Tyco has upgraded the fire protection system at Cardiff County Hall with its latest MZX technology® to ensure the multi-purpose venue benefits from a robust and reliable digital fire detection system increasing safety on site. In addition, Cardiff County Hall took advantage of Tyco’s recycling scheme to help minimise environmental waste during the upgrade. Find Out More

HMRC Case Study

Managed by HMRC’s dedicated Account Manager at Tyco, we are able to process and document all screening procedures as well as training certification, reporting quarterly to HMRC. Combined with our approach to service delivery, HMRC assigned further disciplines to Tyco contract, as well as offering us the opportunity to tender for further sites. Find Out More

Manchester City Council Case Study

Tyco installed a series of MX panels utilising the latest Generation 6 digital technology. This provided Manchester City Council with superb functionality and performance as well as a greater detector lifespan between service changes. Although in some areas the fire detection and alarm system was hardwired, wherever possible, Tyco utilised radio based systems to ensure that ornate walls and ceilings were left unharmed. Find Out More

North Somerset Council Case Study

North Somerset Council took advantage of a government funding scheme and introduced CCTV to the district in 1996, at the time 16 cameras were installed to cover Weston super Mare Town Centre. Later, additional cameras were installed in the town and the system was extended to cover the towns of Nailsea, Clevedon and Portishead. Find Out More

Portsmouth City Council Case Study

The open platform of Milestone IP Video Management Software is scalable for the best long term flexibility, allowing Portsmouth City Council to integrate all their disparate systems into one cohesive solution with central, local and remote access relevant to each authority. It also provides the widest choice in hardware used and integrations with intelligent solutions like analytics. Tyco’s expertise ensures the most effective system performance at the right cost. Find Out More

Public Sector Case Study

Tyco is a nationwide provider of integrated Fire, Security and Electrical Testing Solutions, currently servicing a large number of Public Sector customers with a unique compliance package, developed specifically with this channel in mind. Find Out More

South Ribble Council Case Study

The suppression systems installed across three key council sites for South Ribble Council included the full suite of fire detection and suppression systems—design, installation, venting, room integrity testing and commissioning. Find Out More

Healthcare

Betsi Cadwaladr Case Study

Tyco has significantly upgraded the existing equipment at Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board which is the largest health organisation in Wales. New Tyco IP-enabled CCTV cameras and recorders have replaced the old analogue system, while new intruder alarms have also been installed, in addition to a new access control system, which is expandable and can be used in the future to cover a number of the board’s remote sites. Find Out More

Cranleigh Health Centre Case Study

Leading facilities management and building services company EIC Ltd, specified Tyco to install its Medicall®800 Nursecall system at the new Cranleigh Health Centre in Surrey. The robust system complete with staff attack, double panic buttons and disabled WC alarm equipment, has been installed to enable staff to respond to patient calls quickly and efficiently throughout the new building. Find Out More

Forth Valley Royal Hospital Case Study

Tyco have provided a highly sophisticated fire detection system as part of a £300 million development of Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Stirlingshire, Scotland. Find Out More

New Cross Case Study

Wolverhampton’s New Cross Hospital is the largest hospital in the Black Country with over 40,000 visitors a week and consists of a mix of old and new buildings. Tyco have been entrusted with the safety on site for over 20 years and is working on site on the complex upgrade. Find Out More

Possilpark Health Centre Case Study

Tyco was awarded the contract to provide a range of safety and security systems for the new Possilpark Health Centre following ADT’s previous experience of similar sized projects. The Tyco MZX addressable fire alarm offered the best value solution - providing fast and advanced technology critical for a health and care environment. Find Out More

Royal Hallamshire Hospital Case Study

The Tyco team designed a new IG55 gas suppression system to replace the legacy CO2 system at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital. Find Out More

Healthcare Fire Sprinklers in Care Homes Case Study

Each year in the UK there are between 800 and 900 fires in premises providing care for the elderly and vulnerable members of our society. Over the past ten years more than 45 people have died in such fires and over 1,000 have been injured. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Hospital Case Study

The requirements for installing a suitable fire detection and alarm system within a hospital can come under the control of the local health board and their fire advisers. The reliability of the system is paramount as its primary function is to protect life. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Residential Care Home Case Study

Within a residential care home the requirements for installing fire detection and alarm systems is similar to those for a small hospital. The system normally needs to cover all escape routes and adjacent areas, where, if a fire broke out it could have an effect on those escape routes. Find Out More

Leisure and Entertainment

Aviva Stadium Case Study

Tyco was responsible for the end-to-end delivery, maintenance and support of the stadium’s life safety and security systems, including fire detection, CCTV, access control, intruder alarms, gas extinguishers and disabled WC alarms. Find Out More

Beaulieu Motor Museum Case Study

Tyco is providing the security systems for a one-of-a-kind UK tourist attraction – the National Motor Museum, at Beaulieu. Set in the heart of the New Forest National Park, Beaulieu is one of the South of England’s top day visitor attractions, comprising of the world famous National Motor Museum, Palace House, Beaulieu Abbey, World of Top Gear and Bond in Motion. Find Out More

Derby Arena Case Study

The extensive installation at Derby Arena Velodrome included a bespoke Swatch trackside timing system, developed jointly by Tyco and Swiss Timing and is the first loop track timing system in the UK. Find Out More

Eden Project Case Study

Following the success of the initial installation, Tyco undertook the fitting of a fire and security solution to The Core building within the Eden Project which was fully networked with the original system. Due to the complexity and unusual nature of the design, The Core project took over a year of planning and nine months to install. Find Out More

Hotel and Leisure Case Study

Tyco is a nationwide provider of integrated Fire, Security and Electrical Testing Solutions, currently servicing a large number of Hotel and Leisure customers with a unique compliance package, developed specifically with this channel in mind. Find Out More

Leicester City Football Club Case Study

The key to the solution for the Leicester City Football Club stadium was the careful preparation Tyco went to, both in its proposal for the job and in working out the exact solution and its installation. After over a year from the initial meetings, the entire solution was installed in 6 weeks proving both the benefit of careful planning and also the installation ease of IP CCTV. Find Out More

NEC- LG Arena Case Study

When The NEC redeveloped their concert arena in conjunction with electronics giant LG, Tyco was brought in to upgrade the existing fire alarm system, extinguishing system and intruder alarm. This ensured that the venue was protected by a reliable and robust integrated system that could offer the site ultimate protection. Find Out More

Nuffield Health Case Study

Continuing to support Nuffield Health facilities and employees by delivering the best possible customer service, Nuffield Health is an excellent example of long term satisfaction and belief in Tyco’s offerings and service, partly due to a consistent standard of service as well as a definitive breadth of technical knowledge spanning over 10 years. Find Out More

O2 Arena Case Study

The security solutions needed to be discreet but effective, as those managing security at the O2 needed to have continuous surveillance of the arena and its visitors. It was important to ensure that those experiencing the venue could do so in a safe, secure and enjoyable manner. Find Out More

Public Sector Case Study

Tyco is a nationwide provider of integrated Fire, Security and Electrical Testing Solutions, currently servicing a large number of Public Sector customers with a unique compliance package, developed specifically with this channel in mind. Find Out More

The National Gallery Case Study

Ensuring appropriate service and maintenance of the fire and security systems in place at the National Gallery is as important as installing them in the first place. Find Out More

Wembley Stadium Case Study

Wembley Stadium through Norland Managed Services, one of the world’s most prestigious sport and leisure venues which regularly hosts key global events. It is a North London complex with a full complement of stadium, hospitality, exhibition and office accommodation. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Auditorium Case Study

In a small auditorium the fire detection and alarm system could simply comprise of a manual system. In larger premises, with greater occupancy, the system should incorporate automatic detectors used in critical areas and in escape routes. In the largest and more complex auditoriums, full detection coverage is beneficial. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Sports Stadium Case Study

The requirements for installing fire detection and alarm systems within Sports Stadia are described within the UK’s Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds document. The document, currently in its fifth edition, was prepared following a number of incidents within sports stadia within the UK and elsewhere, some of which were fire related. Find Out More

Marine

Naval Vessels - Type 23 Duke Class Frigates Case Study

​Originally designed for the principle task of anti-submarine warfare, the type 23 frigate is the mainstay of the modern surface fleet that have evolved into powerful and versatile multi-purpose ships with the capability to operate anywhere in the world. Find Out More

Naval Vessels - Type 45 D Class Destroyers Case Study

The world’s most advanced warship, HMS Daring, was recently put through her stage one sea trials by BAE Systems engineers and Royal Navy personnel. HMS Daring is one of the first new Type D Class Anti Air Warfare Destroyers and she has received glowing reports after performing above all expectations. Find Out More

Naval Vessels - RFA Bay Class Landing Ships Case Study

The Royal Fleet Auxiliary Service (RFA) is a civilian manned fleet, owned by the Ministry of Defence. It’s main task is to supply warships of the Royal Navy at sea with fuel, food, stores and ammunition which they need to remain operational while away from base. Find Out More

Naval Vessels - Astute Class Submarines Case Study

Tyco were commissioned to install our highly efficient T2000 digital addressable networked fire detection and alarm system and portable repeater in the super-submarine Astute. Find Out More

Naval Vessels - Albion Class LPD Ships Case Study

Tyco were commissioned by BAE Systems to install a fire detection and alarm system and a Rapid Response Spray System (RRSS) on board HMS Bullwark and HMS Albion. Find Out More

Cruise Liners - P&O Oriana Case Study

The Oriana offers a lovely blend of authentic and modern experiences within the most elegant of surroundings. With so many passenger facilities available, the need to protect the passengers, crew, the ships interior environment and it’s exterior superstructure from the threat of fire is of paramount importance. Find Out More

Merchant Ships - LNG Carriers Case Study

The ever increasing demand for Liquefied Natural Gas as a clean energy source has led to a prolific growth in building LNG carriers. Find Out More

FPSO Vessels - FPSO Uisge Gorm Case Study

​Tyco has a formidable track record in the protection of Floating Production Offloader (FPSO) vessels for a wide range of offshore operations and we remain at the forefront in this highly specialised area. Find Out More

FPSO Vessels - FPSO North Sea Producer Case Study

Since the early days of North Sea oil and gas production, Tyco has been working in close partnership with key members of the offshore oil and gas industry to install fire and safety control systems technology on both oil and gas platforms and Floating Production Storage Offloader (FPSO) vessels. Find Out More

FPSO Vessels - FPSO Glas Dowr Case Study

Tyco were awarded the contract to provide the fire and safety systems for the Floating Production Storage Offloader (FPSO) vessel Glas Dowr by the vessel’s operator, Bluewater for use in the Amerada Hess Durward and Dauntless fields. Find Out More

Oil Storage Vessels - Oil Storage Installation Case Study

​The Liverpool Bay Development uses an offshore storage installation to remove the need for tankers to dock in the bay. Find Out More

Container Ships - CMA-CGM Container Line Case Study

​As shipping needs become increasingly logistics-intensive, Tyco has recognised the need for container shipping groups to maximise ‘Business Continuity’. Based on the sheer size of today’s modern container ships, the threat of ‘Business Disruption’ from the threat of fire is a constant one. Find Out More

RO-RO Ferries - Pharos & Naxos Blue Star Ferries Case Study

The Blue Star Ferries Pharos and Naxos are a familiar sight throughout the Cyclades group of the Greek Islands. As a preferred supplier to the industry, Tyco were commissioned to protect these ferries with a Minerva MX2000 digital fire detection and alarm system. Find Out More

Fire, Safety and Damage Control Systems for Naval Applications Brochure

Fire, Safety and Damage Control Systems for Naval Applications Brochure Find Out More

Cruise Ships Brochure

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Office and Factories

One Albert Quay Case Study

One Albert Quay in Cork, Ireland is Tyco’s global headquarters. A new construction on previously derelict ground, it is designed to demonstrate the full range of possibilities smart, connected Internet of Things (IoT) technology can offer across the security, fire prevention, HVAC, building management and facilities management spectrum. Find Out More

Norland - 55 Baker Street Case Study

Tyco’s focused approach to the protection of 55 Baker Street, highlighted our enhanced service delivery, unrivalled in our industry and proved our ability to embrace and exceed the expectations of our customer. Find Out More

Norland - Partnership Case Study

As a preferred supplier for Norland Managed Services since 2006, Tyco specialise in the provision of Integrated Fire, Security and Electrical Testing services, with a fundamental commitment to customer service. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Manufacturing Facility Case Study

A fire detection and alarm system within a manufacturing facility may vary dependent upon the nature of the business and size of building(s). A manual system usually satisfies the requirements of local legislation. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Office Building Case Study

A fire detection and alarm system within an office premises should include a minimum of manual call points. Automatic detection devices can also be installed dependent upon the buildings size, occupancy and risk. Find Out More

Oil and Gas

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Complete Respiratory Protection Solutions Catalogue Find Out More

Service and Maintenance for Special Hazard Industries Brochure

Service and Maintenance for special hazard industries Brochure Find Out More

Zettler Technology Oil and Gas Facility Case Study

Installing a suitable fire detection and alarm system within an oil and gas production and storage facility is subject to stringent requirements, due to the risk of explosion created by the presence of highly flammable substances. Find Out More

Oil and Gas - Kearl Oil Sands PA/GA Case Study

Kearl’s total recoverable bitumen is estimated to be 4.6 billion barrels. It is located near the surface and will be recovered using open-pit mining methods similar to those used at existing oil sands mines in the region. Find Out More

Oil, Gas and Energy - Hibernia Platform PA/GA Case Study

The Hibernia platform was the first fixed platform to be installed off the coast of Newfoundland. It consists of a concrete gravity base structure (GBS) with integrated topsides facilities accommodating all drilling, producing and utility equipment, and providing living quarters for the steady-state crew of approximately 185 people. Find Out More

Oil, Gas and Energy - Ruwais Refinery Expansion PA/GA Case Study

Abu Dhabi Refining Company (Takreer) had undertaken a major project to expand its existing Ruwais Refinery complex, which was commissioned in June 1981. Find Out More

Oil, Gas and Energy - Shah Gas Complex PA/GA Case Study

The Shah Gas field is located within the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and is approximately 100Km south of GASCO’s existing Habshan site in a remote part of the Emirate. Find Out More

FPSO Vessels - FPSO Bonga PA/GA Case Study

The Shell Bonga FPSO was built in 2 stages. The first was the laying down of the hull and fabrication of the hull equipment in the Samsung shipyards in Korea. The second stage was the fixing of the topside equipment at Amec’s shipyard in the UK. Find Out More

FPSO Vessels - FPSO Dalia PA/GA Case Study

The Dalia field FPSO is a floating oil platform (FPSO stands for “Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading) and was built in Korea. It has a production capacity of 240,000 barrels per day and a storage capacity of 2 million barrels of oil. Find Out More

FPSO Vessels - FPSO Enfield (Nganhurra) PA/GA Case Study

The Enfield FPSO is of double‐hulled construction with a storage capacity of approximately 143,000m³ (900,000 barrels). Find Out More

FPSO Vessels - FPSO OKHA PA/GA Case Study

The FPSO OKHA has dual capability as a storage facility and trading tanker. It was fabricated at Daewoo Heavy Industries in Okpo. Find Out More

FPSO Vessels - FPSO Pazflor PA/GA Case Study

The Pazflor FPSO is a floating oil platform (FPSO stands for “Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading) and is a purpose‐built FPSO with a topsides weight of 32,200 metric tons (35,494 tons). Find Out More

Retail Solutions

Chapelfield Shopping Centre Case Study

Tyco were appointed by Bovis Lend Lease Limited to design and install a “wet riser” hydrant system throughout the Chapelfield shopping complex so that the Fire Brigade can connect their fire hoses direct to the hydrant main and fight any potential large fire immediately and independently without the need for the involvement of their fire fighting vehicles. Find Out More

Grand Arcade Case Study

With so many visitors to the shopping centre, the welfare and safety of the Grand Arcade Shopping Centre customers and store employees was a major concern of the Development owners, Modus Properties. With this in mind, Modus turned to Tyco to provide a range of doors and products to meet the varying Health & Safety and Security requirements of the Shopping Centre. Find Out More

Iceland Case Study

Significant improvements were made by Tyco in the monitoring of security alarms and freezer alarms should a unit fail, to ensure Iceland’s assets are better protected. The upgrade of alarm panels and dual-path monitoring systems (IP and GPRS) maximises protection for stores and ensures a more robust signalling platform. In addition, the majority of false alarms and faults can now be dealt with remotely, negating the impact on the store’s teams and operations. Find Out More

Matalan Case Study

Tyco hold a long-standing relationship with Matalan, servicing fire safety equipment at Matalan distribution centres across the UK, and were once again called in, to design and implement a £8,000 supply and install contract, The plan saw Tyco install 120 fire extinguishers around the building, located at specific areas of the site, to maximise the effectiveness of the resources, whilst accommodating the new six-storey system’s mezzanine floors. devising a new strategy, which saw the introduction of new floor signage. Find Out More

Monsoon Case Study

At the start of the relationship Tyco carefully assessed and rationalised the Monsoon’s Fire, Security & Electrical Testing provision, thoroughly evaluating the existing contracts before consolidating Monsoon’s requirements into a sole supplier relationship across all disciplines. Find Out More

Norland - Partnership Case Study

As a preferred supplier for Norland Managed Services since 2006, Tyco specialise in the provision of Integrated Fire, Security and Electrical Testing services, with a fundamental commitment to customer service. Find Out More

Regional Focus Cambridgeshire Case Study

Tyco is a nationwide provider of Integrated Fire, Security and Electrical Testing Solutions, currently servicing a large number of Cambridgeshire customers with a unique package of compliance solutions from one of our regional office in St Neots, which match the needs of regional companies. Find Out More

Retail Case Study

Tyco is a nationwide provider of integrated Fire, Security and Electrical Testing Solutions, currently servicing a broad range of Retail sector customers, including over 35% of the High Street, with a unique package of compliance solutions, developed to meet the specific needs of both multi-site and independent stores. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Shopping Center Case Study

A fire detection and alarm system within a shopping centre should ensure the earliest possible warning of fire enabling all occupants to escape safely. Find Out More

The Visible Store Data Platform for Retail Excellence White Paper

The Visible Store Data Platform for Retail Excellence White Paper Find Out More

Transportation

First Scotrail Case Study

First ScotRail is committed to improving customer information, particularly at times of disruption. With this in mind, they embarked on a project to improve the monitoring of activity at all of its stations and to combine that function with a two-way customer information system, designed to improve customer safety, reduce delays and provide information. Find Out More

Gatwick Airport Case Study

Tyco was appointed by Gatwick Airport Ltd to deliver a large scale CCTV Video Management System (VMS) at Gatwick Airport – one of the UK’s busiest airports. Find Out More

Transport and Distribution Case Study

Tyco is a nationwide provider of integrated Fire, Security and Electrical Testing Solutions, currently servicing a large number of Transport and Distribution customers with a unique compliance package, developed specifically with this channel in mind. Find Out More

Zettler Technology Transport Interchange Case Study

A suitable fire detection and alarm system within a transport interchange such as a train or bus station or an airport includes both manual call-points and automatic detectors. Find Out More

Warehousing and Logistics

Zettler Technology Warehouse Facility Case Study

A suitable fire detection and alarm system within a warehouse facility requires, at minimum, a manual system. This system is often combined with automatic detection, usually at the request of insurers. Find Out More