Adexit – come what may, we’re ready
Firstly, if you’re fed up to the back teeth of Brexit talk, look away now. As alternative reading, may we recommend this article about the importance of involving smoke control design early on in the construction process, or this one regarding our recent report on the importance of controlling smoke full stop? You could even...Read More
Adexsi goes e-commerce – the new way to order roof lights
www.adexsidirect.com Adexsi Direct is the new brand from Adexsi UK – a way of acquiring roof lights directly online, with instant payment, fast shipping and a product range that offers incredible quality at highly competitive prices. The AdeLight and AdeSky skylights offer easy installation, self-cleaning and are installed in such a way as...Read More
Adexsi UK are pleased to welcome Richard Cottrell to the team as Business Development Manager
In April 2018, Richard Cottrell joined the Adexsi UK team as the Business Development Manager for Daylight Solutions. Richard recently completed a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at the University of California in San Diego where he focused on business development and data analytics. Richard is a dual US/UK citizen and he settled in...Read More
Adexsi Report: why control smoke?
Proving the case for the priority of smoke control in life saving building design You’ll often hear comments or read articles from people in our industry along the lines of “it’s not heat or flames that kill and injure in a fire, it’s smoke.” It’s a natural enough assumption and it boosts the...Read More
CFD should come first – fire engineering in the design process
As smoke control specialists we use CFD (computational fluid dynamics) to work out how smoke will react in building areas of different types, using criteria such as expected fire energy output, corridor dimensions, distance between doors, stairwell locations, damper size etc etc. It’s a very important part of designing, for example, a mechanical smoke shaft...Read More
Grenfell inquiry update – is your smoke control system compliant?
The smoke has long cleared but the shadow of the tragedy of the Grenfell tower fire will hang over this country for many years to come, and those of us in the fire safety industry feel a special kind of pain when we think of what happened there. It has galvanised us to work with...Read More