For many years Darke & Taylor has engaged in the installation and maintenance of Life Safety and Security Systems as an integral part of the building services systems it engineers. Accredited by BAFE and NSI Darke & Taylor has the experience and processes in place to operate as an industry specialist in the design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of the critical systems that protect people and property.
The Leys Pools & Leisure Centre – Fire & Security Systems
- Access Control – Paxton proximity card system
- Fire Alarm – Extension to existing 4 loop Advanced open protocol system
- Intruder Alarm – Galaxy intruder alarm system with motion and perimeter detection and personal attack function
- CCTV – Colour dome and tilt down cameras with digital recorders and joystick controllers
- Public Address System – Commercial audio speakers connected to Sigtel rack and control system
- Pool Panic Alarm – IP rated push button system
Darke & Taylor Fire & Security were appointed as the specialists to install a range of life safety, public security and premises security systems at this important community facility in Oxford. The brief for the project was to deliver value engineering savings for the client whilst enabling the new systems to integrate seamlessly with the existing site wide systems.
Hurley House Hotel Fire Alarm System
- Specification – Gent by Honeywell
- Fire Alarm Panel – Gent Vigilon Compact
- Detection & Alarm Devices – S-Quad Sensor (Heat & Smoke) Sounder & LED Visual Alarm
- Call Points – Gent Analogue Addressable Manual Call Point with Resettable Element
- Cabling– Prysmian FP200 Gold
Darke & Taylor Fire & Security were asked to design, install and commission a fire detection and alarm system to this high quality Hotel and Restaurant in Berkshire. The system needed to be highly effective at early detection of smoke and fire given that this a public building with sleeping risk.
Charles Russell Speechleys LLP, Guildford – Access Control System
- Software System – Paxton Net2 Pro
- Electro-magnetic Door Locks – CDVI 300kg Magnetic Lock
- Proximity Reader – Paxton P Series 100mm Range
- Desk Top Token Reader – Net2 Desktop USB Reader
- Access Cards – Paxton Net2 Proximity ISO Cards with Magstripe
Darke & Taylor Fire & Security were asked to provide a solution for the installation of an Access Control System at the Guildford Offices of this top law firm. The system needed to operate over the client’s WAN and to utilise their existing proximity cards. It also needed to be compatible with the door access system and integrate with the fire alarm door release system.