Ministry of Finance
- Location:Abu Dhabi
- Products Used:750 XP95 devices over seven loops
- Panel:Advanced Electronics
The Ministry of Finance is responsible for ensuring best use of
federal government resources through effective financial management
and implementation of fiscal policies. It comprises fourteen
departments and employs hundreds of staff.
A need was highlighted to upgrade the building's existing fire
detection system whilst causing no disruption to the hundreds of
workers who occupy the building. The project to upgrade the
building's fire detection system was awarded to Telectron, who have
operated in the UAE for 35 years. Telectron worked in shifts
so not to interfere with the day to day activity of the
The new fire detection system provides comprehensive protection
over all ten floors of the Ministry's headquarters and comprises
approximately 750 Apollo XP95 devices arranged over seven loops.
The system is controlled using Advanced Electronics control panels
and it interfaces with critical equipment such as lifts, air
conditioning and pressurised fans.