IFCS - Alarm and Response

By: Irish Flood Control Systems  05/12/2011

IFCS can specify, supply and fit a range of alarm systems, suited to flood prone communities. We supply and fit products from Druck, Flowsen, HydroLogic Oriel Systems, Visonic and Greenspan.

An example of a recent installation included a robust remote sensor, outstation and communications package contained on the site of the sensor, connected to a PSTN line. A solar panel was mounted above harm’s way, ensuring against battery failure at the most important time. System benefits were:

  • Proven technology
  • Vandal and weather resistant unit
  • Self-charging (minimal danger of power failure)
  • Multi-level alarm signals
  • Low maintenance
  • Scalable system to handle additional sensors and outstations
  • Capable of remote water-level monitoring

IFCS can advise on a range of different household and commercial alarm systems. These are used by many of the country’s largest developments.

At the bottom end of the market, there are issues of reliability. We are working with suppliers to develop a cost-effective, reliable solution.


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