Clyde and Solway Systems,
4 Stobhill Crescent,
Tel: 01292 571846

Our Services


Life Systems Design and Specification


Design and Specification

We can design a wide variety of Fire Detection & Alarm Systems to suit your premises or site. From simple stand-alone systems to complex networked systems, from small retail units to full shopping centres, from new build premises to historical or listed buildings, from office to Petro-chemical environments. Our Surveyor would discuss specific site requirements, Cause and effect and interfacing with third party equipment. We would then specify appropriate equipment suitable for environment and report with a full proposal. A full set of proposed drawings can then be drafted in CAD.


  • Experienced Surveyors with extensive knowledge BS Standards and Approved Codes of Practice.
  • Bespoke design and selection of proposed equipment specific to risks and environmental conditions
  • Design staff are from an technical position which ensures Practical, efficient and Engineered solutions



Installation and Commissioning


System Installation

National legislation demands that all public and commercial buildings retain a minimum level of fire alarm and protection equipment and that it be maintained to British Standards. Our Engineers are trained to install and commission a wide range of manufacturers systems regardless of supplier or installer and whether the protocol is open, closed or managed. We have installed many systems, from single panel, standard Cause and Effect to phased evacuation or multi point of control, voice activation, Audio / Visual and integration with other systems. We have experience in a huge range of premises and environments, from light commercial to heavy industrial.



  • Our engineers are equipped to access low level equipment and trained to operate high level access equipment
  • All works and installed equipment subject to 12 months warranty
  • We only use Quality installation materials, proven equipment and installation methods



  • Testing and certification to comply with Standards and Legislation
  • Demonstration of equipment operation and customers responsibilities
  • Commissioning and certification only of systems installed by other contractors



Service and Maintenance


LCD System Condition Indicator

Your fire detection and alarm system is designed and installed to provide the earliest possible warning of a fire for your staff and visitors. It will have been installed to protect life, as well as property and will, when required, be expected to operate correctly in an emergency. Our engineers will carry out regular preventive maintenance and be on standby for emergency repairs to ensure your system is kept in optimum condition. Our Engineers are trained to service a wide range of manufacturers systems regardless of supplier or installer and whether the protocol is open, closed or managed.



  • Our engineers are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • We operate a 4 hour response time for all emergency call outs
  • Our engineers carry a wide stock of spares to enable prompt and efficient repair


Routine Maintenance:

  • Testing for compliance with British Standards, Fire Legislation and insurance providers
  • Management of False Alarms, reducing business disruption and maintain emergency service response levels
  • Advice on the latest standards and support on implications of building alterations or changes