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New Standard for Fire Hoses

Among a number of changes in it’s standards NFPA 1962  “Care, Use, Inspection, Service Testing, and Replacement of Fire Hose, Couplings, Nozzles, and Fire Hose Appliances” has mandated that all fire hoses manufactured before July 1987 be removed from service regardless of their use or apparent condition. Nutech Fire Protection will continue to work with […]

New Hoses – make sure the binding is cut

Make sure your Fire Protection Company cut the bindings when new hoses are installed.

Nutech Fire Protection at Together We Care Annual Convention and Trade Show 2014

Nutech will be at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre March 31st – April 2nd for Canada’s largest gathering of long term care and retirement home professionals. The program includes workshops, panel discussions and keynote speakers including Colonel Chris Hadfield who spent five months living aboard the International Space Station. We look forward to meeting up […]

Carbon Monoxide Safety

Carbon monoxide is often called the silent killer, it  is an invisible, odorless, colorless gas created when fuels (such as gasoline, wood, coal, natural gas, propane, oil, and methane) burn incompletely. In the home, heating and cooking equipment that burn fuel can be sources of carbon monoxide. • CO alarms should be installed in a […]

Emergency Lighting

Routine maintenance of emergency and exit lighting is frequently overlooked until an emergency occurs. Regular maintenance is required by the Ontario Fire Code Standards. The “Green Running Man” is an internationally recognized exit signage that is environmentally friendly, can provide large cost savings and transcends language barriers. (LED or a Photo luminescent option) The running […]

When are Fire Safety Plans Required

Section 2.8 “Emergency Planning” has been a part of the National Fire Code of Canada as well as the Provincial Fire Codes since their inception. Fire Safety Plans are required in the following occupancies: Assembly, Care, and Detention occupancies Residential occupancies where occupant load exceeds 10 Business and Personal Services occupancies where occupant load exceeds […]

Nutech Fire Protection New Office Announcement

NUTECH Fire Protection is growing again! We are delighted to announce that Nutech has expanded its Ontario offices with a new office opening in Guelph, Ontario. Nutech Fire Protection is a qualified and skilled fire protection company employing technicians that are manufacturer trained, Licensed Electricians, CFAA Certified, Experienced Sprinkler Fitters and Certified Backflow Prevention Testers. […]

ELEVATOR UPGRADES

Fire Protection Companies are frequently brought in at the end of an elevator upgrade to bring the fire alarm system up to code. Property managers and condo boards are being surprised at the additional cost of the elevator upgrades. Condo owners and tenants are being inconvenienced longer as TSSA (Technical Standards & Safety Authority) won’t […]

GENERATOR OWNERS SHOULD ENSURE SAFE, EFFECTIVE USE DURING WINTER POWER OUTAGES

Nutech Generators wants to remind generator owners how to use their generators safely and effectively. Being without power is really disruptive, and many people will do anything to get their lives back to normal. However, it’s important that consumers use their generators according to the manufacturer’s recommendations to ensure safe, effective operation. Portable generators must […]

Kipor Portable Generators – In Stock

The Kipor IG2000P gives you more power with a compact portable design. It can run a small refrigerator or microwave oven, electric skillet or a portable heater. A powerful 500 watt mobile spotlight is available as well Parallel ready. The rugged design of the Kipor Professional Series IG3000E generator gives you the dependability you need on […]