Natural History Museum

London, UK

The world-famous Natural History Museum in London, and its more than five million annual visitors are being protected by intelligent fire panels from Advanced.

  • Cultural
  • Science & Technology
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Ministry of Science

Sofia, Bulgaria

Critical assets in the Ministry of Education and Science building in the Bulgarian capital Sofia, are being protected by industry-leading ExGo suppression control panels from Advanced.

  • Education
  • Government
  • Science & Technology
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Siding Spring Observatory

Amanda Bauer

NSW, Australia

Siding Spring Observatory near Coonabarabran, New South Wales, Australia, part of the Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics (RSAA) at the Australian National University (ANU), incorporates the Anglo-Australian Telescope along with a collection of other telescopes owned by the Australian National University, the University of New South Wales, and other institutions.

The observatory is situated 1,165 metres (3,822 ft) above sea level in the Warrumbungle National Park on Mount Woorat, also known as Siding Spring Mountain. Siding Spring Observatory is owned by the Australian National University (ANU) and is part of the Mount Stromlo and Siding Spring Observatories research school. More than $100 million worth of research equipment is located at the observatory and there are 12 telescopes on site.

  • Science & Technology
  • Education
  • Landmark

Diamond Light Source

Oxfordshire, UK

Diamond Light Source is the UK’s national synchrotron science facility, located at the Harwell Science and Innovation Campus in Oxfordshire.

By accelerating electrons to near light-speed, Diamond generates brilliant beams of light from infrared to X-rays which are used for academic and industrial research and development across a range of scientific disciplines including structural biology, physics, chemistry, materials science, engineering, earth and environmental sciences.

  • Landmark
  • Government
  • Science & Technology
  • Industrial
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GlaxoSmithKline

UK

Formed following the merger of Glaxo Wellcome plc and SmithKline Beecham plc in 2000, GlaxoSmithKline is a British multinational pharmaceutical, biologic, vaccine and consumer health company headquartered in Brentford, London.

GSK portfolio of products ranges from medicines for major diseases such as cancer and mental health, to over-the-counter products that include Lucozade, Boost and Ribena.

 

  • Commercial
  • Science & Technology
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial

FiftyTwoDegrees

Nijimegen, Netherlands

The research and assessment centre in Nijmegen houses high-grade technology as well as a high grade fire alarm system. To create a ‘super safe building’ ETB Lubbers chose a fire alarm installation utilising the advanced penta range of products installed by local partners Hertek.

  • Highrise
  • Landmark
  • Science & Technology
  • Commercial & Financial
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NHS National Blood Service

Bristol, UK

Intelligent fire alarm control panels from Advanced are at the heart of a new fire detection system for the world’s largest blood processing centre. The new purpose built £60m facility for the National Blood Service, located at Filton, Bristol was opened in July 2008 and processes 600,000 units of blood per year. The centre offers a service to 14 million people and provides blood to 90 hospitals.

  • Government
  • Science & Technology
  • Healthcare
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Dounreay Power Station

Caithness, Scotland

Located on the North East Coast of Scotland and built on the site of a World War II airfield Dounreay was established in 1955 to pursue the UK Government policy of developing fast breeder reactor (FBR) technology.  In 2005 the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority become owner of the site and decommissioning in planned for the site by 2036. 

  • Landmark
  • Science & Technology
  • Industrial
  • Energy

Tuen Mun Hospital

Baycrest

Hong Kong, PRC

Tuen Mun Hospital is a public hospital situated in northern Tuen Mun in Hong Kong. Construction began on it in 1979 and it was fully completed in 1990.  The department of radiology was opened on the 8th March 1990 and employs 120 staff, providing all types of radiology treatment including computed tomography and fluoroscopy.

  • Healthcare
  • Science & Technology