Courtesy: Sam Kittner, IMEG Corp.
MNS, ECS March 10, 2020

Design aspects of mass notification systems

The design and implementation of a mass notification system requires a risk analysis to determine the needs and requirements

By Richard Vedvik, PE, IMEG Corp., Rock Island, Illinois
MNS, ECS August 5, 2019

What is a unified mass notification ecosystem?

Fire and life safety professionals need to leverage notification assets to get the emergency message out to the affected group as soon as possible

By Isaac Chen CCIE, MISSP, and Michael Amorello, WELL AP, WSP, San Francisco
MNS, ECS April 15, 2014

Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2014 Product of the Year finalists: Mass notification, emergency communication

Read about the 8 finalists in the Mass Notification, Emergency Communication category for the Consulting-Specifying Engineer 2014 Product of the Year program.

By Chris Vavra
MNS, ECS April 8, 2013

Fire alarm, emergency communications system

The Farenhyt ECS line by Silent Knight delivers real-time communications over a supervised system that meets NFPA 72, UL 2572 and U.S. Dept. of Defense standards.

By Chris Vavra, Content Specialist
MNS, ECS January 4, 2013

Fire alarm and ECS voice amplifiers

NOTIFIER by Honeywell uses amplifiers for its fire alarm and emergency communications systems.

MNS, ECS May 25, 2012

Fire alarm unit

Silent Knight by Honeywell's Farenhyt emergency communication system.

MNS, ECS May 22, 2012

Designing an effective emergency communication system

Catastrophic events have changed the way fire protection engineers design emergency communication systems and mass notification systems.

By Robert J. Libby, PE, FSFPE, Hagatna, Guam; and Jon M. Evenson, LEED AP, Chica
MNS, ECS May 14, 2012

2012 40 Under 40: James P. Begley, PE, LEED AP, 38

Principal, TERPconsulting, Las Vegas

By Emma Renee Dutton, Content Specialist
MNS, ECS May 2, 2012

Advanced fire protection

Gamewell-FCI by Honeywell has expanded its ECS portfolio with the E3 Series fire alarm and ECS.

MNS, ECS May 1, 2012

Migration solution for fire alarm systems

Siemens MXL systems can be upgraded to the current FireFinder XLS systems.