7 Dec 2017

Side by Side Burn Demonstration

The American Fire Sprinkler Association Mid Atlantic Chapter demonstrated a side-by-side burn demonstration at the 29th Annual Fort Washington Fire Prevention and Safety Expo on October 16, 2017. Read more >

14 Sep 2017

FlexHead® Changes the Game with its New SuperFlex Flexible Fire Sprinkler Drop

SuperFlex™ is a game changer as it is the only fully welded 2″ bend radius commercial fire sprinkler drop on the market. Due to the SuperFlex™ 2″ bend radius, the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) will no longer have to take the time to measure the bends of a sprinkler hose during final inspection. Read more >

14 Oct 2015

FlexHead® Announces the Development of a New Product for Cold Storage/Freezer Applications

FlexHead® Industries has developed a new flexible stainless steel hose and mounting system for fire sprinkler systems that is designed specifically for cold storage and freezer applications. Read more >

13 Jan 2015

Flexhead Introduces New Multi-Position Tall Bracket

Customers asked, FlexHead® listened and delivered.  FlexHead® recently unveiled its new Multi-Position Tall Bracket (MPT).  The MPT Bracket was developed to be the simplest, most versatile mounting bracket for flexible sprinkler drops on the market. Read more >

22 Jun 2011

Case Study: Why One Store Stayed Open after Earthquake

Less than a year after SimplexGrinnell installed FlexHead® flexible sprinklers in a new department store in Bayshore Mall, Mother Nature tested Eureka, CA, with a 6.5 earthquake. Read more >

14 Sep 2010

Store Outfitted with Flexhead Stays Open After 6.5 Earthquake

HOLLISTON, MA. – September 14, 2010 – FlexHead® Industries, the leading producer of flexible sprinkler hose fittings, released today that its product helped minimize the damage in a major department store after an earthquake hit a Bayshore Mall in Eureka, CA. Read more >

24 Nov 2008

Flexhead Now the First and Only Seismically Qualified Flexible Sprinkler Connection

FlexHead®® recently completed full scale seismic qualification testing at the Structural Engineering Earthquake Simulation Laboratory located at the University at Buffalo using the International Code Council Evaluation Services (ICC-ES) testing standard “ICC AC-156 Seismic Qualification Testing of Nonstructural C

1 Oct 2007

Flexhead Fire Sprinkler Connections Bolster LEED Qualification Efforts

HOLLISTON, MA, October, 2007– A new brochure, available from FlexHead® Industries, Inc., shows that the choice of commercial sprinkler connection can impact a building’s qualification for LEED Certification. Read more >

12 Jun 2006

Armstrong® Techzone Ceiling System Unclutters Ceiling Visual Using Only Standard Components

New integrated system organizes lighting, diffusers and sprinklers in linear, 6-inch-wide technical “zone” pre-qualified for fit and finish CHICAGO, June 12, 2006 – The days of the cluttered ceiling visual are gone. Read more >

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24 Nov 2003

Flexible Fire Sprinkler Connections

November 24, 2003 – by Norman J. MacDonald III – Fire protection is experiencing more focus this year than in almost any other of recent memory. Read more >

1 May 2003

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