Fire protection of buildings worthy of preservation

Effective and discreet fire protection of buildings worthy of preservation with Inergen®

There are major consequences when a historic or listed building is completely or partially damaged during a fire. It is expensive to repair the damage and often the building cannot be used for longer or shorter periods. In the worst case, there is a loss of cultural heritage; castles, mansions, paintings, unique items etc., which are irreplaceable. The causes of fire can be, for example, old electrical installations and cooking. Fires can also occur in connection with conversions, renovations or other building work. Fire protection with Inergen provides optimal protection for buildings worthy of preservation. It is both effective, entirely without consequential damage from extinguishing water and can be installed discreetly.

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5 good reasons to protect against fire with Inergen in buildings worthy of preservation

  • Early detection and early activation: Smoke detectors connected to the Inergen system can detect the fire at an early stage and initiate extinguishing very early in the course of the fire.

  • Leaves no consequential damage to buildings, fixtures and valuables.

  • Quick reopening for visitors.

  • Concealed installation of the system (canisters can be stored out of the way, nozzles can be hidden in the ceiling) so that the experience for visitors is not disturbed.

  • Harmless to humans – Inergen is made up of 100% natural gases.

Fire protection of buildings worthy of preservation – without water and chemicals

Fire protection of buildings worthy of preservation is not just about finding the most effective solution. It is at least as important to ensure that no consequential damage occurs after a possible fire has been extinguished. With an Inergen system, you get a solution that typically extinguishes the fire within just 40 seconds. At the same time, you save time and money on repairing the damage from, for example, extinguishing water. In this way, you achieve the best possible protection of the building, fixtures and valuables.

Why use Inergen for extinguishing fires?

It extinguishes the fire quickly – in just 40 seconds.
No subsequent re-ignition. The fire is completely extinguished.
Harmless to humans and equipment.
Prevents secondary damage.

This is how Inergen works in buildings worthy of preservation

Inergen extinguishes a fire completely without water and chemicals. When a detector registers a fire, Inergen is released via a series of nozzles and the oxygen level in the room is reduced enough to extinguish the fire. At the same time, it is safe for humans to remain in the room. An Inergen system can be installed with great flexibility and discretion, so that it doesn’t interfere with the aesthetic expression and experience for the visitors. Nozzles can, e.g. be placed under furniture, in walls or ceilings and painted over. The piping can also be concealed completely out of the way and the cylinder bank can be placed in a separate room.

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Which solutions should you choose for fire protection of a building worthy of preservation?

Fire Eater has developed a wide range of special products that make our systems particularly suitable for buildings worthy of preservation. The fire protection can be done so discreetly that it neither disturbs the experience of the room nor conflicts with the architecture of the building. All systems are adapted to the individual building or the specific room. Get no-obligation advice from specialists You can obtain a no-obligation review of your requirement for fire protection and advice on which solution will be best for you. We are also happy to prepare an offer for you. Be contacted by a fire safety specialist Complete the contact form and we will be in touch as soon as possible.

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      Why Fire Eater?

      Fight fire with Fire Eater

      Fire prevention is your concern, but it’s our expertise. Receive the optimal fire protection system with comprehensive customer support, from system design to maintenance services. With over 40 years of experience with inergen technologies and innovation, we bring hyper-focused knowledge and a proven solution to your data center.

      Our systems are meticulously designed and manufactured to adhere to strict standards, undergoing rigorous testing, and certification processes to ensure compliance with international fire safety regulations. We provide customized solutions that cater to your facility’s unique fire protection requirements, ensuring optimal performance, safety, and seamless integration.

      By selecting Fire Eater, you’re choosing a partner dedicated to providing the tools that make your job easier.

      How it works

      How Inergen systems work in a data center

      The Inergen® fire suppression system is an automated solution designed to swiftly and effectively extinguish fires. It employs an aspiration system, which incorporates highly sensitive fire detection technology capable of identifying fires in their initial stages. Once a fire is detected, Inergen® is promptly released into the room. Reducing the oxygen level just enough to stop combustion, without posing any risk of harm to individuals present.

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      From fireproof to future-proof

      Choose a sustainable fire suppression system that benefits your business and the environment.

      Inergen is an inert gas that is entirely eco-friendly and sustainable. It is composed of naturally occurring atmospheric gases, including 52% nitrogen, 40% argon, and 8% carbon dioxide.

      Inergen is entirely safe to breathe and has a Global Warming Potential (GWP) and Ozone Depletion Potential (ODP) of zero. Additionally, unlike some fire suppression agents, Inergen leaves no residue and requires no cleanup after discharge. This eliminates the need for extensive cleanup or costly downtime. Making it a cost-effective and future-proof fire suppression system for data centers.

      Why Inergen?

      Extinguish your risk

      Keep people and assets safe with no secondary damage. Inergen® efficiently suppresses fire in just 40 seconds, causing no damage nor harm to people, equipment, or the planet.

      Reasons for inergen fire protection in your data center

      Quick and automated response time.
      Rapid extinguish rate.
      Proven and reliable technology.
      No subsequent re-ignition.
      Harmless to humans.
      Automatic room shut-off system.
      Zero damage to servers, data, and server racks.
      Waterless system.
      100% sustainable.
      No clean up.
      No downtime.

      How do you best

      extinguish a fire?

      It depends on many things - and you have several options.

      Get an overview of the advantages and disadvantages of the various extinguishing methods.