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CAN/ULC-S – FIRE ALARM SYSTEM VERIFICATION REPORT www. (Form Version ). Page _______of ______. Date: Audit. ULC is pleased to announce the publication of the Fifth Edition of CAN/ULC- S, Standard for. Verification of Fire Alarm Systems. Building codes and fire codes in Canada typically require fire alarm systems to be verified in accordance with CAN/ULC-S and inspected in accordance with .

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For a no obligation survey and quotation on your specific job, please feel free to Contact Us. Verification takes place when new fire alarm systems are put in place and when additions or modifications are made to existing fire van systems.

Objectives Upon completion of this course, you should be able to: Can Anubis technicians program an existing addressable fire alarm panel?

Who will service my equipment? Module Three Module Three finishes by examining the verification procedures for a wide variety of field devices, including those with minimum sound pressure requirements.

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SFPE Southern Ontario – Commissioning – CAN/ULC Fire Alarm and Commissioning Standards

Very often, you can opt to phase the replacement of the conventional field devices over a number of years all such systems are capable of maintaining the existing level of protection in the building for as long as you need and in many hybrid type systems, the existing wiring can be utilized. How much do you charge for a Fire Alarm Verification? For your convenience here are the phone numbers in Vancouver of the different fire alarm system manufacturers and agencies capable of providing this service: In addition, UL Knowledge Services reserves the right to change, reschedule or cancel any workshop at any time.

Making us part of your team guarantees a trouble-free start-up and completion. The Verification of a fire alarm system must take place when the system is first commissioned and is one of the final steps to obtaining an occupancy permit for the building. Can anyone hire you? Depending on the size and complexity of your project, our consultation service may turn out to be the best way to ensure your accountant has reason to actually smile when he sees you.

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CAN/ULC-S | Standards Council of Canada – Conseil canadien des normes

Anubis Systems Technologies is a full service fire protection equipment service provider. Anubis Systems Technologies provides a variety of solutions to fire alarm service companies, contractors, and building owners throughout the Lower Mainland. It should also be noted that some jurisdictional authorities may have some additional special requirements.

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to: UL Knowledge Services workshops are designed for and intended to serve individuals using and relying upon UL services. The British Columbia Building Code references specific minimum sound pressure levels in floor areas as well as in suites of a residential or care occupancy. Not only are individual devices tested for a variety of conditions not just operationeach device in the system must be examined for proper placement.

The reports we issue offer several enhancements over the referenced Canadian Standard and, when required, include an approved version of the cover sheet specified by the City of Vancouver in their Bulletin EL. Extinguishment, Deluge, and Sprinkler Systems. We’ll make sure what you’re installing conforms both with the fire alarm design, the aforementioned Standard, and meets all of the local ordinances, by-laws, and the Building Code so you’ll have no surprises when it comes time to verify the system.

In some instances, the Electrical Design Engineer is involved in the process as well. Layout – The time to call in an expert is before you pull your first wire run. In the Lower Mainland, it is imperative that reports be submitted in an acceptable format. Equipment purchased through us is of course serviced through us. Termination – If you’ve never terminated a fire alarm panel before, we can provide the expertise to do so.

Module Two Module Two continues by identifying how to verify large scale network systems, power supplies, emergency power supplies, annunciators and sequential displays, remote trouble signal units, printers, and ancillary device circuits.

The Verifications we perform are done so without compromise to the applicable Codes or Standards. Module One Module One begins with an overview of fire alarm systems and the verification process, defining appropriate documentation as well as the verification procedures for field devices and related circuits, data communication links, control units and transponders, and voice communication systems.

Check with your manufacturer’s representative and your local municipal electrical inspections branch before you initiate such a change. What do you offer in the way of other services?


GST is of course, extra. We provide expert Verification services to all types of fire alarm and extinguishment control equipment as well as extend our services to installations involving renovations or additions of existing equipment regardless of manufacturer. In most instances involving new equipment, the installing contractor provides this service under the warranty terms that often involves the manufacturer. We consistently deliver a superior level of technical expertise in services that include termination, troubleshooting, advanced system programming, and communicator installation.

This is the most rigorous of testing procedures the system will have to undergo in it’s lifetime.

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In most instances, we’ve been called in to a project by a licensed electrical contractor or a fire prevention company but there have been special circumstances where either the building’s owner, a prospective purchaser, or an insurer requires a Verification or an audit of an existing fire alarm system. Please check with your local civic authority Electrical Inspections or Planning and follow their guidelines to ensure your system complies.

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Commissioning – CAN/ULC Fire Alarm and Commissioning Standards

UL Knowledge Services accepts the following forms of payment for registration: If your building is equipped with a supervised fire alarm system, please make sure to call us first so we can properly assess all the available options. We have been involved in fire alarm Verification and service for thirty-three years and as an independent Verification Agency since We provide out-of-warranty field service to most manufactured systems under contract to either a licensed fire service company or electrical contractor.

We are one of a few agencies that was able to provide Verification service without restriction to panel type or manufacture. We can help you with lay-out and guide you through to a successful installation experience. While our primary focus has been on fire alarm Verification and more complex system troubleshooting, we have expanded our service offering in order to meet the needs of some concerned building owners and property managers in the Lower Mainland.

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