Automatic Vents - AOV's
Smoke Control Systems, commonly known as AOV's are available in many types of systems but all have the same purpose in mind.
The purpose of smoke and heat exhaust ventilation (SHEV) systems is to lead smoke and heat out of a burning building, whilst keeping escape corridors and stairs free of smoke for the safe escape of the buildings occupants, and to allow clearer access for fire fighters.
Of fire related fatalities:- “90% of fatalities are caused by smoke poisoning from fires within buildings”
Smoke Control Systems
A correctly installed and maintained smoke control system has the effect of increasing the escape time for the buildings' occupants, thus potentially saving their lives.
Upon smoke being detected via a smoke detector, the AOV's (automatic opening vents), louvres or doors via electric actuators (motors) or magnetic locks will automatically open.
We can provide you the correct solution for you smoke control needs.
As a registered installers of the uk's main smoke control system manufacturs, we can design, supply, install and commission a smoke control system to suit the required application in all types of buildings.
Contact us to design the correct system for your building to ensure your occupants can escape safely in the event of a fire and provide clear access for firefighting services.
We can offer full maintenance service on fire safety systems regardless of manufacturer or installer, including:
Smoke control systems, including mechanical and natural smoke venting systems
Car park ventilation systems
24 hour emergency call out
Fully trained engineers
Regular scheduled preventative maintenance visits