Advanced Fire Detection Enhances Safety, Simplifies Maintenance
When Universal Studios Hollywood revamped its original Jurassic Park ride into the Jurassic World ride with the latest animatronics and effects. It also had to update its smoke detection technology to make it safer and easier to maintain. (Page 86)
Spotlight on ... Facility Equipment
Xtralis, a provider of aspirating smoke detection (ASD) equipment, has introduced Vesda-E Veu, a fire-detection system that draws air samples in a continuous process through holes in long runs of durable industrial pipe mounted along the walls and ceiling.
High-tech Smoke Detectors to Keep Shatabdi Travellers Safe
To ensure safety of 1,000-odd passengers travelling between Chandigarh and Delhi daily, the Northern Railways has installed very early smoke detection apparatus (VESDA) in all coaches of the three Shatabdi Express trains running on this route.