High street retailer Matalan continues to enjoy a strong period of growth, which has led to a facilities upgrade at its distribution centre in Corby, Northamptonshire. In order to safely implement the new system, Matalan enlisted Tyco to advise on a fire safety solution for the facility, providing a fire extinguisher and signage strategy, improving resources and installing a clear, visible escape route for Matalan staff.

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.