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HI-FOG® High-Pressure Water Mist Fire Protection Showcased at Securika/MIPS 2017
30 March 2017
Marioff exhibited its HI-FOG high-pressure water mist technology March 21-25 at Securika/MIPS 2017, the largest trade show in Russia dedicated to security and fire protection. As part of its participation, Marioff also gave a presentation about protecting cultural heritage locations. Marioff, a leading developer of water mist fire protection technology, is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
One of the latest solutions showcased by Marioff was the new HI-FOG Electric Pump Unit (EPU), which was recognized as one of the most innovative products of the show. The HI-FOG EPU offers added reliability with accurate pressure and flow, redundant key functions, and an advanced, software-based control system. The new EPU is also fully approved by VNIIPO, a leading Russian certification body.
At Securika/MIPS, the team also highlighted the new FM-approved data center solution, which uses HI-FOG technology to protect sensitive equipment and lessen critical downtime while still efficiently and effectively suppressing fires.In addition, the full range of HI-FOG pump units and aftermarket services was on display in the Marioff booth.
“Securika/MIPS 2017 provided an excellent platform for connecting with our customers and showcasing our latest achievements,” says Carlos Garcia, director, land business, Marioff. “Our new product and service innovations demonstrate our commitment to continuously improving our offerings to meet and exceed the highest customer needs. We are fully committed to doing business in Russia as it offers us opportunities in many verticals.”
The conference included a panel discussion, followed by presentations on alternative fire protection technologies, including Marioff’s presentation, “HI-FOG High-Pressure Water Mist Fire Protection for Museums.” More than 60 industry professionals were in attendance, including representatives from the Ministry of Culture, designers and builders, safety directors and chief engineers from the most significant museums across Russia.
“We are proud to serve as partners of this high-quality conference and have the opportunity to discuss the cultural heritage in Russia with experts and introduce our HI-FOG high-pressure water mist technology and references,“ says Elena Kantaneva, sales manager, Marioff, Russia.
Marioff team from left: Elena Kantaneva, Laura Heinänen, Jon Hilmar (Autronica), Leli Gogitidze, Igor Bashkirov, Marina Tarasova, Mari Makkonen, Carlos García, Ilnur Vasikov and Andrey Medvedev.
Marioff exhibited at Securika/MIPS 2017 together with other UTC Brands: Autronica, Lenel and Kidde.
Elena Kantaneva’s presentation discussed the benefits of HI-FOG® high-pressure water mist fire protection on cultural heritage sites.
About Marioff and HI-FOG®
Marioff is a leading developer of water mist fire protection technology and supplies system solutions worldwide. The company’s innovative HI-FOG water mist fire protection system safely controls and suppresses fire using significantly less water than conventional sprinkler systems, reducing water damage, cleanup time and operational downtime. Marioff is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.