High Pressure Water Mist Fire Test Summaries

14 June 2017

When considering high pressure water mist system applications, knowing the correct system design criteria is a key element in the success of these systems. There are many variables...

Safety Awareness Bulletin

08 June 2017

Carbon monoxide (CO) is generated wherever combustion occurs, including the operation of gasoline engines, as well as heating and cooking appliances. It is invisible, odorless...

Redetec Fire Protection Solutions

30 March 2017

Redetec® is the leading 19” Rack Mount Cabinet Fire Detection and Extinguishing System on the global market, providing localised fire protection to the most valuable assets...

Staff Update

30 March 2017

Fire Protection Technologies would like to welcome two new members to the Australian branches of the company.

Waterview Tunnel New Zealand

30 March 2017

New Zealand’s largest road tunnel is nearing completion and is due to open shortly. The initial tunnelling project was started back in 2013 when “Alice”, the tunnel...

Titan 1230 Bulk Clean Agent Fire Systems

30 March 2017

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Environmental Management of Firefighting Foam Seminar

30 March 2017

Following on from the release of the Queensland Operational Policy for the Environmental Management of Firefighting Foam on 7 July 2016, the Department of Environment and Heritage...

4th Tunnel Operation & Maintenance Conference

30 March 2017

Fire Protection Technologies was again the Major Sponsor at the 4th annual Tunnel Operation & Maintenance Conference held at the Novotel Hotel in Sydney on February 22 & 23.

FPT Finance Available

19 December 2016

In another first for the fire protection industry, Fire Protection Technologies have introduced a flexible payment system that allows purchasers of fire protection equipment to...

N2 Blast

19 December 2016

Fire Protection Technologies are proud to introduce the N2-Blast® - Corrosion Inhibiting System for Dry & Pre-action Fire Protection Systems.  

MERC Competion

19 December 2016

In mid-November 2016 Fire Protection Technologies attended and contributed as a sponsor at the MERC (Mining Emergency Rescue Competition) in Langley Park Perth Western Australia.

Thermal Imaging Fire Detection Bio Reactor Facility

19 December 2016

A Bio-Reactor facility in central NSW has recently had 4 specialised thermal imaging fire detection cameras installed.  A large storage building over 10,000 m2 is constantly...

North West Rail Link Project

19 December 2016

The Sydney Metro NorthWest Rail Link will be a new high-frequency single deck rapid transit train system initially operating between Cudgegong Road and Chatswood.

Innovation Award

19 December 2016

We are proud to announce that the new Fireboy-Xintex CG / MA Fixed Extinguisher Systems featuring 3MTM Novec TM 1230 Fire Protection Fluid were awarded the IBEX “Environmental...

HFC's in Fire Protection

19 December 2016

There will be NO changes to the approval status of any HFCs in any fire protection applications.

Hush Nozzle

19 December 2016

THE SAFE, QUIET ALTERNATIVE FOR INERT GAS FIRE PROTECTION Inert gas systems are the safe, environmentally sound way of extinguishing a fire. But with the increasing complexity and...

Fire New Zealand 2016

19 December 2016

Recently Fire Protection Technologies exhibited at Fire New Zealand in Auckland showcasing a range of fire detection products, including  new N2Blast, our Vesda Fire Detection...

Closing for Christmas

22 November 2016

To all of our valued customers and colleagues, we wish you and your families a very Merry Christmas and a great holiday season.

Secutech Vietnam 2016

15 September 2016

FPT will be exhibiting Vietnam’s Largest and Professional Exhibition and Conference for Security, Fire & Safety!

FPT Sponsors at MERC Mining Emergency Response

15 September 2016

This year the Department of Mines and Petroleum in conjunction with MERC will be running an industry forum on the Draft Guidelines for Emergency Preparedness.

Staff Update - FPT Welcome 3 New Staff Members

15 September 2016

Fire Protection Technologies would like to welcome three new members to the Australian branches of the company.

FPT WA - New Office

15 September 2016

We are pleased to announce that due to our expansion, our WA team have moved to a larger premises so that we are better able to serve our customers.

Hydramist Undergoes CSIRO Testing

15 September 2016

In June 2016 the Hydramist Mobile 8.0 High Pressure Portable Water Mist Hose Reel was subjected to comparative testing against a conventional low pressure fire hose reel.

FPT Unveils a New Fire Test Facility

15 September 2016

Fire Protection Technologies have completed the construction of a new System Test Laboratory where Watermist and Gaseous Systems can be test discharged and easily viewed through...

Sydney’s North West Rail Link To Be Protected by ProInert®

15 September 2016

Sydney Metro Northwest is delivering eight new railway stations and 4000 commuter car parking spaces
 to Sydney’s growing North West.

10 years at FPT

19 August 2016

We would like to congratulate Chris Trapnell for achieving 10 years service at Fire Protection Technologies. 

Kitchen Fire Suppression System

14 June 2016

Elliots Fire & Safety Services recently completed the installation of a Badger Rangeguard Wet Chemical Kitchen Fire Suppression System at the new “Smokey Den&rdquo...

Fire Australia 2016

14 June 2016

It was on again and Fire Protection Technologies exhibited for the 15th time.

Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show Summary

14 June 2016

Fire Protection Technologies had a successful show again this year exhibiting in the main pavilion at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show.

Vortex Newsflash

14 June 2016

Vortex Fire Suppression system saves New Zealand power plant

Staff News: Aminder dancing for a fundraiser

14 June 2016

Aminder Singh (Production Technician at FPT) and his Indian dance group The Three Point held a fundraiser in May 2016 to raise funds for the Acid Attack Victims in a Village in India...

Secondary Explosion - What are the dangers?

14 June 2016

So you have an explosion protection system in place to protect your process and plant from a potential explosion.  

FPT Webinars - Have you missed out?

14 June 2016

Have you missed out on a passed webinar??? If you would like to receive a recording on any of the below FPT Webinars please email us  

FPT Welcome New Staff

10 March 2016

Fire Protection Technologies would like to welcome three new members to the Australian branches of the company.

Protecting Australia’s Heritage – The Story Bridge

10 March 2016

Completed in 1940, Brisbane’s Story Bridge is the longest cantilever bridge in Australia and was heritage listed in 1992.  The Story Bridge, which has a length of 1072...

Fike Develops Supervisory Switches

11 February 2016

NEW SUPERVISORY TECHNOLOGY COMPLIES WITH AUSTRALIAN STANDARDS    For the first time a Fire Suppression System complies completely with the Australian Standard AS...

Protecting Hospitals Across Australia

02 December 2015

Fire Protection Technologies continues to be heavily involved with Health Services across Australia with a range of system installations being used to protect helicopter landing pads...

Flame Detector Roll Out to Service Stations

02 December 2015

Fire Protection Technologies had successfully worked together with a local consulting firm to specify suitable flame detectors for a large fuel outlet chain.  

Fire New Zealand 2015

30 November 2015

 Recently Patrick Harrington and David Boff attended Fire New Zealand in Auckland showcasing a range of fire detection products, including  new linear detection...

Fireboy's System on the world's Biggest Catamaran

30 November 2015

S.Y.Hemisphere is the world’s largest luxury catamaran, and boasts the ultimate fusion of extravagance and dynamic performance. Launched in 2011, this stunning 44.2m...

New Impulse Valve Operator Supervisor

14 October 2015

New Impulse Valve Operator Supervisor Technology Complies with Australian Standards 

Vapour Mitigation In Oil Refineries

14 October 2015

Fire Protection Technology recently completed a large Hydrogen Fluoride (HF) vapour mitigation system at the Caltex oil refinery in Brisbane.

Fire Protection For Aviation Equipment

14 October 2015

Business continuity is essential when running an airport, as well as the heightened requirement for security, requires only the best fire protection systems.

Product News: Fognail

14 October 2015

The Waterfog fognail offers superior results when fighting fires where the seat of the fire is difficult to access, e.g. in partition walls, roofs, attics and double floors.

Project News: Flemington Sydney Markets

13 October 2015

The Sydney Growers market, provides a daily outlet for 394 growers to sell their own fruit, vegetable and herbs grown and harvested on their farms with the Sydney area

FirePASS The Green Solution

13 October 2015

More Change is in the Air-Introducing FirePass The Green SolutionCarbon neutral oxygen reduction fire prevention, protecting you and our Environment   If the you didn&rsquo...

Carbon Monoxide – The Silent Killer

09 October 2015

In July 2013 four people, were treated for carbon monoxide inhalation when their boat on the Tambo River near Paynesville filled with engine fumes. 

Understanding Fire Detection Webinar

04 September 2015

In Many Applications traditional point type detection is not used in the way or for the purpose they were designed, resulting in inadequate detection performance. New products...

Understanding VORTEX Webinar

04 September 2015

VORTEX Hybrid Water Mist Technology has established itself as a viable and effective alternative to conventional fire protection methodologies here in Australia in a very short...

FM-200 Filling Station Now is NSW

19 June 2015

We are very proud to announce that we now have FM-200 and Novec 1230 refilling facilities in our Sydney facility at Castle Hill.

Indo Firex Jakarta 2015

19 June 2015

We exhibited at the Indo Firex 2015 Expo & Forum, the 8th annual Fire Protection, Rescue, Safety and Health Industry Event in Jakarta this May.

ACAF's - New Product Range

19 June 2015

Introducing the next generation of foam suppression, Automatic Compressed Air Foam (ACAF) systems for protection of vehicle’s and electrical transformers.

Protecting Transpower Haywood

19 June 2015

Transpower New Zealand Limited is the state-owned enterprise responsible for electric power transmission in New Zealand. It performs two major functions in the New Zealand...

Employee News

19 June 2015

Fire Protection Technologies is still growing and with the expansion into the South East Asian market the company needs good people on the ground. So, Chris Trapnell former fire...

FireBoy is back in Australia

18 June 2015

We are happy to announce that Fire Protection Technologies are the sole distributor for Fireboy in Australia. What better way to reintroduce the innovative product range other than...

Hydramist Testing in Taipei

18 June 2015

In March Hydramist and Fire Protection Technologies successfully conducted a live fire test on a Class B flammable liquid fire to simulate a fat fryer fire which may occur in...

Change is in the air…

18 June 2015

The new FirePASS Oxygen Reduction System has the unique ability to create an environment of breathable, controlled and monitored, oxygen-reduced air that prevents fire ignition.

The Worlds 1st UL Listed/FM Aproved, 300 Bar Inert Gas Fire Suppression System

18 June 2015

The PROINERT 300 bar (IG-55) system is the first UL listed/FM Approved Gas Fire Suppression System and still one of our most effective fire protection systems. Fike is the first...

Fire Australia 2015

07 April 2015

It was on again and Fire Protection Technologies exhibited for the 14th time.

LNG Plant - Foam Suppression Installation

07 April 2015

Fire Protection Technologies is currently engaged to supply 4 skid mounted FireDos proportioning systems completed with customised stainless steel tanks as part of the protection...

2015 Tunnel Safety & Fire Protection Conference

07 April 2015

Fire Protection Technologies were a major sponsor of the 2015 Tunnel Safety & Fire Protection conference which focused on innovations in safety throughout the tunnel life...

Hydramist Kitchen Suppression

07 April 2015

The Hydramist Kitchen Suppression System has achieved major advancements in nozzle application and coverage during recent LPCB testing.

VORTEX 500 Modular Hybrid Water Mist at Roy Hill Holdings PTY LTD

07 April 2015

Roy hill mine has approved the installation of the Vortex 500 modular water mist system to protect their electrical equipment rooms at the new sampling Laboratories in Western...

NBN ProInert Installation

19 January 2015

Fire Protection Technologies installed a ProInert IG-55 Gaseous suppression system to protect the NBN Satellites across 10 sites Australia wide, including sites as remote as Burke.

Switch Room Blast Vents: SHX Models

19 January 2015

At last we have a viable solution for relieving the pressure of Arc Blast explosion.

WA Children's Hospital

19 January 2015

Fire Protection Technologies continues to be heavily involved with Health Services in Western Australia following the recent completion of the Fiona Stanley Hospital for which we...

Fire New Zealand

19 January 2015

Recently Fire Protection Technologies attended Fire New Zealand in Wellington showcasing a range of fire detection products, including the new Insight Robotic Computer Vision...

Institution of Engineers Malaysia Seminar

19 November 2014

Fire Protection Technologies Director Anthony Stagg recently completed a presentation to the Institution of Engineers of Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur.

Fire Protection Solutions for Power Generation

27 October 2014

Anthony Stagg was invited by Asuransi Jasindo, PT PLN & Indonesia Power in Jakarta, as a guest speaker to talk specifically about fire protection systems typically used in the...

Hybrid Water Mist System Installation

15 October 2014

Fire Protection Technologies have secured the supply contract for a VORTEX1500 Hybrid Water Mist system in the Sydney Harbour Tunnel Control Centre NSW, with many more in the...

ProInert® IG-541 Agent

07 October 2014

Fire Protection Technologies are supplying ProInert 300 bar systems with IG-541 (commonly referred to as Inergen) as the inert gas agent. There have been many installations across...

High Pressure Water Mist Installation for Tavistock Place Substation

30 September 2014

Fire Protection Technologies have recently completed the successful design, delivery and discharge test of a Fogtec High Pressure Water Mist System to protect three transformer...

Fire Detection & Foam Solutions at AFAC 2014

26 September 2014

Fire Protection Technologies exhibited at AFAC 2014 in Wellington from the 2nd – 4th September at booth no. 105-106. As part of the exhibition Fire Protection Technologies...

Fire Protection Technologies Celebrating 15 Years

12 September 2014

Congratulations to Pat Harrington founder of Fire Protection Technologies as it was the 15th Anniversary for the company on the 19th of August.

Vortex Installed in Canberra Data Centres

23 June 2014

Fire Protection Technologies will be protecting the new Canberra Data Centre Data pod facilities with our new Vortex 1500 system.

UL Listed/FM Approved ProInert 300 Bar (IG-55) System

23 June 2014

The Worlds 1st UL Listed/FM Aproved, 300 Bar Inert Gas Fire Suppression System

Protecting Australia's History

23 June 2014

HMB Endeavour, also known as His Majesty’s Bark Endeavour, was a British Royal Navy research vessel that Lieutenant James Cook commanded on his first voyage of discovery to...

Lunch & Learn - We come to you!

23 June 2014

FPT have expertise in all special hazard fire protection systems. As a result of this we thought it best to share this knowledge with our customers, holding lunch and learn sessions...

Fluorine Free Foams New to Fire Protection Technologies

23 June 2014

Fire Protection Technologies strive to maintain and develop our product lines to meet the changing needs of industry and market segments. We are proud to announce our newest...

10 years at Fire Protection Technologies

23 June 2014

Fire Protection Technologies (FPT) would like to congratulate Ross Di Cesare on his 10 years of outstanding service.

Proudly Sponsoring 2014 Tunnel Safety & Fire Protection Conference

08 April 2014

Ensuring safety across the tunnel lifecycle With many new infrastructure developments across Australia, it is crucial to ensure high standards of safety within one of the...

Hazelwood Coal Mine Fire

25 March 2014

The Hazelwood coal mine fire has been burning for over 40 days, it broke out on the 9th of February and was started by a grass fire. Fire Protection Technologies (FPT) have been...

FPT Now Use 'E-Coat'

21 March 2014

FPT has recently introduced 'E-coat' coating in lieu of traditional hot dipped galvanising on fabricated manifolds and other pipework.

Fire Protection Technologies Protects Australia’s Largest Data Centre

21 March 2014

Fire Protection Technologies protects Australia’s largest Data Centre in Sydney with their ProInert Inert Gaseous Extinguishing System.

New NSW Office!

08 January 2014

We are pleased to announce that due to our expansion, our NSW team have moved to a larger premises so that we are better able to serve our customers.

The Listec LISTsystem Now Has VDS Approval

14 November 2013

The Listec LISTsystem is a linear heat detection system that uses microchip technology.  On the 25th of September 2013 the LISTsystem was VDS approved.