Fire protection for the marine industry
The marine industry presents many unique and dangerous hazards in terms of fire, safety and security. Protecting people and property on the seas requires specialised and tailored solutions.
Wormald has extensive experience in the design, supply, installation and commissioning of marine, naval and military fire protection, safety and security systems. In Australia, New Zealand and around the world, we protect hundreds of large and valuable marine assets. These include; major cruise liners, tankers, container ships, mega-luxury yachts and naval vessels such as guided missile frigates, hydrographic survey vessels, patrol boats, submarines and amphibious vessels.
In addition to fire protection, we are also experienced in electronic security, life safety and communications systems for the marine industry. These solutions include ship perimeter protection, access control, video surveillance, 24/7 security monitoring, smart cards, intruder detection, onboard communications systems and integrated safety command and control systems.
Some of our advanced marine fire detection and suppression technology includes:
Kitchen Fire Suppression Systems
A restaurant fire can be a dangerous and frightening experience. Although a fire may begin on a small appliance or in narrow ductwork, it can quickly spread throughout an entire kitchen. Depending on your kitchen design and requirements, Wormald engineers can tailor and install a system that offers you the ultimate in restaurant fire protection. For more information please visit our Kitchen Fire Suppression Systems section.
Wormald is one of the leading suppliers of emergency breathing apparatus to firefighters, law enforcement personnel and the military around the world. Our products and services include; breathing apparatus, emergency air systems, gas and respiratory masks, communication devices, air compressors, gas detection units, thermal imaging cameras and more. For more information please visit our Breathing Apparatus section.
Alarms and Evacuation Systems
Our MX™ TECHNOLOGY fire detection systems provide very early detection of even slow smouldering fires and can be configured to detect carbon monoxide (CO), smoke and heat. Sensitive analytic tools mean early detection that is critical in a sensitive IT environment. For more information please visit our Alarm and Evacuation section.
SAPPHIRE™ Fire Suppression System
SAPPHIRE™ is a fire suppression system specially designed for use in areas that house sensitive equipment that cannot be shut down. SAPPHIRE™ is designed not to conduct electricity, be non-corrosive, minimise the risk of damage to sensitive equipment and leaves no residue and requires no clean-up. For more information please visit our SAPPHIRE™ Fire Suppression System section.
Inergen® Gaseous Systems
Inergen® Gaseous Systems is designed not to have an ill effect on people or the environment and its components are naturally occurring atmospheric gases. Inergen® is the fire suppression system of choice for areas that contain high value or mission critical assets. For more information please visit Inergen® Gaseous Systems section.
Portable Fire Equipment
Having serviced and functional fire equipment on hand when and where you need it can mean the difference between a minor blaze and a devastating full scale fire. From portable fire extinguishers to fire proof safes, Wormald offers a comprehensive range of top quality fire equipment that gives you a powerful first line of defence against fire. For more information please visit our Fire Extinguishers, Hose Reels or Fire Blankets sections.
Fire Safety Training
Fire, bomb threats and explosions, gas leaks and earthquakes. Would you know what to do if any of these emergencies occurred in the next 10 seconds? Wormald’s range of fire safety training and emergency training courses give your staff the skills and confidence to make the right decisions and act quickly in the event of a workplace fire. Wormald is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) with certified trainers who can confidently guide your staff through practical theory, and unforgettable hands-on, learning experiences. For more information please visit our Fire Safety Training section.