BCL Fire Systems

Project    :    MALL OF THE EMIRATES
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Completion Date: 31st August 2006


System: Fire Detection, Voice Evacuation, Fire Fighter Telephone and Smoke Control System.


Project Brief:


BCL Fire Systems were responsible for the supply, testing and commissioning of an Analogue Addre­ssable fire detection system with voice evacuation capability to the Mall of the Emirates project. The system involves 29 Nos. Fire Alarm Control panels complete with Distributed Amplifier units. This system also has 2 Nos. of Graphic Computers which displays all the events in graphic format.


In addition to the fire alarm system, also installed is an intelligent smoke control system monitoring and controlling around 60 Smoke Extract Fans and 450 smoke dampers from the control room. This system is fully integrated with fire alarm system and operates automatically in case of fire condition.


The fire detection and alarm system complies with NFPA 72 Fire Codes and the smoke control system with NFPA 92A Codes.