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University of Southampton

22nd September 2016

University of Southampton

The University of Southampton is already one of the top 15 research universities in the UK and has achieved consistently high scores for its teaching and learning activities.

Based across the city of Southampton and as far afield as Winchester, the university is responsible for over 200 academic & student living buildings.

In 2011 following a comprehensive tender process, Detect Fire & Security Ltd were awarded the contract to deliver routine testing, servicing, modifications and upgrades of their Fire Alarm Systems across all campuses.

Highfield Main Campus
Highfield Hall
Avenue Campus
Winchester Campus
Princess Anne Hospital Campus
Southampton General Hospital Campus
Royal South Hampshire Hospital Campus
Glen Eyre Road Halls
Highfield Campus
Wessex Lane Halls
Winchester Campus
Benham Campus – Southampton Science Park
Main Campus – Southampton Science Park
Detect carry out weekly, quarterly and annual testing and servicing in accordance with the requirements of BS5839: 2013, together with Fire System modifications and new systems. We also pay particular attention on the clients behalf to the pertinent documentation for these systems, zone charts, as fitted drawings, full specifications, continuously liaising with the Faculty Building Managers, Maintenance Service Managers and where necessary the Fire Officer.

With such a large volume of works and correspondence, a dedicated team of 8 of our people are assigned to this client to ensure a service delivery fit for purpose.

University of Southampton


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