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Marioff Launches HI-FOG® 3000 High Pressure Water Mist Sprinkler Series for the Marine Industry
19 March 2015

Marioff is launching the new generation HI-FOG 3000 sprinkler series for marine applications. Marioff, which operates in Finland as Marioff Corporation Oy, is a leading developer of water mist fire protection technology and supplier of system solutions worldwide under its innovative HI-FOG brand, and is a part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).

The new generation HI-FOG 3000 sprinkler series is designed to protect private accommodations as well as public and service areas on ships. It replaces and provides even greater efficiency and wider coverage than earlier HI-FOG 1000 and HI-FOG 2000 sprinkler series. Marioff has carried out comprehensive testing of the new generation HI-FOG 3000 sprinkler series, which is designed, tested and type approved according to International Maritime Organization (IMO) Res.A800(19) as amended in IMO Res.MSC.265(84).

“With the launch of this new generation of HI-FOG 3000 sprinklers, we are offering to our marine customers enhanced HI-FOG systems with faster activation, more efficient suppression and improved passenger and crew safety,” said John Hemgård, director of marine business, Marioff Corporation Oy. “We take reliability and robustness of sprinkler systems to the next level, leveraging our three decades of field experience in marine fire protection systems.”

The HI-FOG 3000 sprinklers are now available for delivery.

About Marioff and HI-FOG®
Marioff Corporation Oy is a leading developer of high pressure 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 Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.