Hilti Studies Façade Fires in Real Life Condition in Partnership with UL

Brij Bhushan Singh  Fire Protection Codes & Approvals Consultant, Hilti With increasing urbanization and changing architectural trends, innumerable buildings and skyscrapers with glass facades are adding to our city skylines, and hence it becomes imperative to understand the challenges posed by such infrastructure. To be aware of the hazards associated with façade fires, Hilti has partnered with UL LLC to study the spread of fire in real life conditions at Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar. In India, as per the National Building Code 2016 under clause 3.4.10.2 (b) – “All…

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Banks and Changing Security Technology

ATM skimming is widespread in the US and is spreading across the world. This technique employs a fake device placed over the ATM keyboard which records the bank account information and the PIN number when a debit card is inserted. This technique is also used at PoS venues, gas/ petrol pump stations and alike. These skimming devices have different physical appearances to match the PoS equipment but the underlying technique is the same. The stolen customer bank information is used to make fake cards which are used to commit fraud…

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Secutech India and Fire & Safety India

India has been one of the fastest growing markets for security and fire protection products in the past five years. Every industry vertical, be it oil & gas, pharmaceuticals, transport, construction, hotels, critical infrastructure, hospitals, retail and banking, and even government sectors are concerned about their premises as well as their personnel safety and security. Secutech and Fire & Safety India 2019, the twin exhibitions highlight solutions for these concerns and apprise the industry on new market developments along with a showcase of innovative products and services available for commercial…

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Western Digital Rewards Isha Enterprises for Excellent Performance in Purple Achievers Programme

Western Digital has rewarded one of its alliance partners, Isha Enterprises for achieving the highest position in the WD Purple achievers promotion program for the period from 1 October to 30 December 2018. Isha Enterprises is a supplier and system integration company based at Pune dealing in various security and fire products. Rahul Mudha, the owner of Isha Enterprises, was handed over a Hyundai Santro car as the reward under this program by Anand Pandit, Country Manager – IT Channel, Western Digital India. The Purple Achievers promo was an incentive…

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