2015 Feedback Report

 

2015 Expo Booklet

Workers in the RMG industry, as well as workers in all other industries, deserve a safe and secure environment and with your support, knowledge and hard work we can make this a reality. We are progressively moving forward together and making a difference one step at a time.
— Ian Spaulding, ELEVATE

2015 Expo Speaker Presentations

The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety:
Continuous Improvement
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BUET:
Structural Safety
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EHS+ Center:
Management of Change
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National Fire Protection Association:
Electrical Safety in an RMG Environment
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National Fire Protection Association:
Exits and Fire Doors
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Tyco:
Integrated Fire and Security Solutions
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UL:
An Intro to the Testing and Certification of Fire Rated Doors
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University of Leeds:
Fire Risk in the RMG Sector
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Sponsors

CONVENING SPONSOR


NAFFCO
http://www.naffco.com

NAFFCO was founded in Dubai, UAE to become the world's leading producer and supplier of life safety solutions. By recognizing the importance and convenience of having easy access to multiple safety services, we became specialized by offering complete solutions under one roof for all types of high quality firefighting equipment, fire protection systems, fire alarms, addressable emergency systems, security systems, custom-made vehicles such as fire trucks, ambulances, mobile hospitals and airport rescue firefighting vehicles (ARFF). NAFFCO firefighting total solution includes UL/FM approved fire pumps, water and foam sprinkler systems, Hydrants, hoses and firefighting cabinets, wide range of fire extinguishers, UL listed Fire Doors, Emergency light & UL listed Addressable fire alarm systems. With the most talented and dedicated employees from around the world, NAFFCO has over 450 passionate engineers and over 4 million square feet of manufacturing facilities. We are currently exporting our products to over 100 countries worldwide. Our products have been consistently certified by UL, FM, BSI, LPCB and Global Mark according to the latest International Quality Standard for their strict adherence to ISO 9001 quality management systems and certified for ISO 14001 environmental management systems and BS OHSAS 18001 for occupational safety by UL DQS. Our success is driven by our "passion to protect"; our vision is to become the world's number one provider of innovative solutions in protecting life, environment and property.


EXPO SUPPORTERS



BGMEA
www.bgmea.com.bd

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) is one of the largest trade associations in the country representing the readymade garment industry, particularly the woven garments, knitwear and sweater sub-sectors with equal importance. Starting its journey in 1983 today BGMEA takes care of an industry that is at the backbone of Bangladesh’s economy. Since the inception, BGMEA is dedicated to promote and facilitate the apparel industry through policy advocacy to the government, services to members, ensuring workers’ rights and social compliance at factories.

ESSAB
http://www.elevatelimited.com
Coming soon.


GOLD SPONSORS


LIFECO - UK
www.lifeco-uk.com

LIFECO is BRAND is a UK based company. Lichfield Fire & Safety Equipment Co. Ltd. (LIFECO) has remained at the forefront of the Fire Fighting Equipment market by constantly striving to provide innovative solutions and services that surpass Customers' expectations and by tirelessly seeking to improve quality standards. To this end, the company maintains a quality management system ISO 9001:2008, accredited by BSI (British Standards). In addition LIFECO products, where applicable, hold accreditations issued by major inspection organizations such as Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB), Kitemark, FM Approvals and Underwriters Laboratories (UL).It has been a global leader in supplying products covering the full range for fire detection, prevention, extinguishing and Suppression system. Our diverse range of products continues to be refined and evolved to meet its customer needs. LIFECO is centrally located within the United Kingdom, but due to the exceptionally high demand for its products and services in the MENA region, LIFECO expanded and establish its sales and distribution office in Dubai for providing its customers with the increased sales support, and a faster delivery schedule.

EBITT AKISKAN TEKNOLOJILERI LTD
www.ebitt.com.tr

EBITT, your reliable power at your fluid management... EBITT was established on the concept of innovation aimed at becoming the quality as a standard at the field which water and other fluids taking apart in the other word whole of life. Innovation is the foundation for our all business processes. EBITT constituted a product range including the equipment demand of domestics, industrial facilities, service building and facilities, agricultural, irrigation, swimming pools, purification facilities and specific processes. In this wide product range, there are innovative equipment and devices of some corporations which have proved international acceptance and have more than half century history, producing technology and system.

Bristol Fire Engineers
www.bristol-fire.com

BRISTOL FIRE ENGINEERING, part of the Concorde – Corodex Group, is the leading fire-fighting and fire protection manufacturer in the Middle East and has been unsurpassed in innovative fire-fighting solutions for more than 40 years. We have been steadfast in our developments and have grown to become pioneers in the industry for unmatched quality and dependability, longstanding commitment and unwavering dedication. Our headquarters and manufacturing facility started in the UAE’s Emirate of Dubai, producing world-class fire-fighting systems and equipment in cooperation with international know-how and technology with a grand vision to expand globally. We strive to continue to adopt the highest international and national standards in line with the UAE’s goal to become the safest country in the world. BRISTOL was one of the first fire-fighting companies in the Middle East to receive an ISO 9001 certification, placing great emphasis on achieving local and international approvals on product certifications such as Kite Mark, LPCB, UL listing, and FM approval. Moreover, BRISTOL is certified to ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001. We focus on innovation by means of continual research and development of advanced fire-fighting solutions, ensuring we not only meet, but exceed the demands of our rapidly changing market. For decades, we have been proudly supplying various government entities and sectors such as the oil and gas, commercial, and industrial sectors across the globe with world-class equipment and services. BRISTOL has been serving Middle Eastern, African, Asian, and European markets for more than four decades with a vision to expand further. Bristol Vehicles Manufacturing Division (VMD) specializes in engineering and manufacturing of bodies for all types of commercial and specialized vehicles. Product range includes Fire Alarm & Detection Systems, Fire Suppression Systems, Foam System /Foam Concentrate, Fire Sprinkler Systems, Fire Pumps, Ambulance & Firefighting Trucks, Hydrant Valves /Nozzles, Wet / Dry Riser Components, Fire Extinguishers (Wet Chemical, Dry Chemical Powder, CO2, Foam, Water), Cabinets and Fire Doors.

Olympia Fire Protecttion
www.ofpbd.net

Olympia Fire Protection is a sole distributor of C-TEC, Context Plus Fire Alarm System from the UK, Kolling Hydrant System from Malaysia, Mas Daf Fire Pumps from Turkey, Ayvaz Valves from Turkey, Ei Smoke Detectors from Ireland, and Makita Power Tools from Japan.

ICEL Private Limited
www.icelbd.com

ICEL Private Limited is a leading Supplier, Installer, and Designer of State-of-the-art Electronic Security & Fire Alarm system Integrator. The systems are design to protect Life & Property in Commercial, Institutional & Industrial Building.

Bengal Technologic Corporation
http://www.btclbd.com

Established in the year 1977. The firm was incorporated and registered as Private Limited Company with the register of Joint Stock Companies of Bangladesh 27th June 1979. We are driven by strong ethics and accountability, being one of the leading companies of Fire Protection and Detection business in Bangladesh. We started business with Engineering, Fabrication, Erection, Installation & Commissioning of industrial plants, machinery and equipment. The firm has been engaged in the following field of business: Automatic Sprinkler System, Fire Hydrant Systems, Automatic Addressable Fire Alarm Systems, Automatic Gas suppression Systems, Integrated Public Address Systems, Automatic Voice Evacuation Systems.

Patterson Pump
www.ie.pattersonpumps.com

Patterson Pump Company is recognized world wide as a manufacturer of pumps for the municipal, industrial, commercial, fire, water, wastewater, off-shore, hvac, plumbing, power, flood control, building-trade, utility and packaged system markets. Around the globe, wherever liquid moves in large volume or at high pressure, you will find Patterson heavy duty pumps and packaged systems. The world comes to Patterson for enhancing safety and comfort in HVAC and fire suppression technology, for meeting pumping demand in water supply, irrigation, flood prevention and wastewater treatment, and for industrial solutions to liquid transfer and process heating or cooling needs. Patterson stands ready to assist in all of your pumping needs. Whether its a small fire pump package or a large scale flood control project, Patterson is able to meet every need of the customer. See why Patterson should be your first choice! Patterson Pump Ireland Ltd., a subsidiary of Patterson Pump Company is a fire pump manufacturing facility based in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath, Ireland.


SILVER SPONSORS


Auto Fire Fighting Co. Ltd.
www.autofirefighting.com

This is the first time AFF introduce modern robotic technology, “Robotic Extinguisher” system which is very unique in the world. Company provides life time service to the clients about fire safety. We always updated fire safety system to our existent clients by replacing with new technology.

NewGen LTD
www.newgen.today

Fire Door, UL Listed Emergency Light and LED Light

Genuine Technology & Research Ltd
www.gtrbd.com

Fire Protection & Detection System Power Backup System

Ami Technology
www.amibd.com

Ami Technologies Ltd. has been launched on 2005 and providing firefighting solution in industrial sector. We provide supply and services of Fire Consultancy, Addressable Detection System, Hydrant System, Sprinkler System, Fire Door and Fire Damper according to BNBC, NFPA, and ALLIANCE & ACCORD standard. Our product is UL & FM listed.

Tyco
www.tyco.com

Tyco Integrated Fire & Security, part of Tyco International, helps companies work safer and smarter. We are dedicated to providing the most advanced business fire protection, security, and life safety solutions in India. We take a consultative approach to delivering tailored, single-source solutions for all types of facilities, offering a comprehensive array of integrated fire alarm, sprinkler and suppression, security against both internal and external threats, Access Control, Video Surveillance, Building Management Systems, Retail Anti Theft Solutions, RFID / Asset Tracking Solutions, Physical Security, Perimeter Protection, sound and communications, and nurse call systems and services. We help you protect your employees, customers, facilities, assets, inventory, processes and operations with solutions tailored to your business, scaled to your enterprise, and enhanced with the most innovative technology tools. Tyco India, for the last two decades, is dedicated to advancing safety and security by finding innovative ways to save lives, improve businesses and protect people where they live and work. Tyco’s India operations span across India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and other neighboring countries. With our diverse and innovative product line, understanding of the local market and a strong dedicated workforce we can deliver end-to-end solutions across sectors, be it Banking & Finance, Healthcare, Manufacturing, IT and ITeS, Pharmaceutical, Manfucturing, Industrial, Retail or Logistics. You can reach us at tycobangladesh@tycoint.com

FIAKO
www.firealarm.cn

'FIAKO' is named as a famous trademark in fire alarm system. We designed and produce high quality fire alarm products including fire alarm control panel, smoke detector, heat detector, manual call point, fire alarm bell, fire alarm sounder, sounder beacon, motor siren etc.

Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP)
www.wrapcompliance.org

Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, USA with offices in Hong Kong and Bangladesh and full-time staff in India and Southeast Asia, Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP) is an independent, objective, non-profit team of global social compliance experts dedicated to promoting safe, lawful, humane and ethical manufacturing around the world through certification and education.

Steel Recon Industries (MALAYSIA)
www.sri.com.my

Steel Recon Industries (SRI) is a Malaysian company offering a comprehensive range of firefighting products, equipment and technology solutions worldwide since 1974. SRI has a vast network of over 70 distributors spanning across Asia Pacific, Middle East, Europe, Africa and the Americas. Our innovative product designs and advanced manufacturing facilities have garnered international recognition from clients worldwide, underlining our commitment in providing the most reliable firefighting equipment and solutions internationally. SRI’s state of the art facility allows us to produce premium quality products at competitive prices to suit our customer’s needs. SRI is committed in providing the most comprehensive and reliable firefighting equipment and Fire Suppression systems. SRI’s wide range of firefighting products and Fire Suppression systems are manufactured to many international standards.

Grasshopper Corporation
www.grasshoppergroupbd.com

Grasshopper Corporation is a sister concern of Grasshopper Group. Established in 2010. One of the leading importer, installer, system designer, suppler and consultant of Fire Safety Equipment. All products are listed, certified and systems are as per NFPA Standard. Basic Product Line is: Fire Doors, Fire Hydrant, Fire Sprinkler, Fire Resistant Cables, Fire Extinguishers and Emergency Lighting System.

Echo Sourcing
www.echosourcing.com

Ninz S.p.A. is one of Italy's leading fire door manufacturers, holding 70% of the Italian market. Experience in the sector, knowledge of legislation and an excellent quality/price ratio are the distinguishing features of this company which, over the years, has expanded its product base to include multi-purpose metal doors and a wide range of accessories. Ninz S.p.A. markets its products not only in Italy but also in numerous European as well as non-European countries. In Bangladesh Echo Sourcing is the sole distributor of Ninz S.p.A since December 1st 2014.

NEW-TECH International Ltd.
www.newtech.com.bd

New-tech International Ltd is a importer, supplier and service provide based company in Bangladesh for fire detection & protection system. We have completed many projects in Bangladesh for fire detection and protection system. We are representing the world best brand products for fire detection system in Bangladesh like VES fire detection system from USA, Viking Corporation for sprinkler from USA. Fire pump from Dubai. Our all products are UL listed.

ABG Interlinks
www.abg-bd.com

ABG Interlinks Ltd. is a forerunner in providing logistics and technical support relating to Fire Fighting, Ventilation, Air-conditioning Systems & Power Maintenance in Bangladesh. Upon establishment in the year 2009, ABG Interlinks Ltd. with it's highly skilled & professional engineers and other technical staffs are working round the clock to provide the best possible services to it's valued customers maintaining highest level of quality of products and efficient customer service. In recognition of it's quality products and services and effective implementation of Quality Management System principles ABG Interlinks Ltd. was awarded with ISO 9001:2008 Certification by Sydney, Australia based ISO certification body International Standards Certification (ISC).

Sffeco Global FZE.
www.sffecoglobal.com

SFFECO GLOBAL is a global leader in products that save, support, strengthen and sustain lives continually. Under the strong leadership of innovators and strategists, who share the love for life along with our corporate vision, SFFECO GLOBAL with its products touches the lives of millions around the world. Concentrating through research and developing certified and listed products as per the industry standards. Ever since our inception in 1983, innovations are not chased around here; they follow imaginative minds naturally.

Ace Controls Limited
www.acecontrolsltd.com

Ace Controls Limited, was founded in the month of March, 2009 duly incorporated by the Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh vide Certificates of Incorporation No. # C75213/09 dated 5th March, 2009 issued by the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies & Firms, Bangladesh. In regards to the building system know-hows, we are the only one in the South-East Asia to attain Platinum Solution Partnership from Siemens Building Technologies, and pioneer in validating systems for LEED Certified Buildings, and FDA Approved Pharmaceutical Facilities. We take pride in our ability to provide Solutions for all and any Building Management System you can imagine; you name it, and we have the answers ready for you.

Mampower
www.mampower.net

MAMPOWER Ltd. is a sister company of Superior Builders & Engineers Ltd. The parent company SBEL was first established in 1976, MAMPOWER Ltd. and Mampower Cables and Wires Ltd. were established in 1999. The Superior Group has now become a front ranking establishment in the field of electrical distribution and generation in Bangladesh. The Group’s national network consists of branch offices and sales centers around the country. Our products ensure safety from Electrical and Fire Hazards in Industrial, Commercial & Residential Structures. The aim of our company is to provide total, state of the art technology, power solutions to the clients of Industrial and Real estate sector. We rigorously market MAMPOWER brand complete package power substation. The Superior Group markets industrial laundry equipment, various electrical testing equipment and other related electrical and mechanical equipment.

Symantec Technology Ltd
symantecbd.com

Symantec Fire and Life Safety Engineering specialize in fire detection and protection engineering, code consulting and security consulting. We offer a comprehensive, integrated set of fire safety products and services for every building type. In addition, we provide a complete line of Electrical Security Solutions. We work with building owners, architects, developers, real estate property and facility managers, institutions and government agencies to build long-term relationships based on a proven approach to life safety engineering and risk control.

EHS+
www.ehsplusbangladesh.org

The Bangladesh EHS+ Center at North South University provides comprehensive technical training for EHS management and sustainability leadership. Trained factory managers improve health and safety and drive factory improvements in environmental health, energy and resource efficiency, and greenhouse gas management. The EHS+ Center, founded in 2014, is a project of the Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC) , a US-based international nonprofit organization, in partnership with NSU. Funding is provided by USAID, Walmart and the Swedish Embassy. The Center is part of ISC’s EHS+ Network, which works with hundreds of global brands who have sent local EHS managers and suppliers for training, and consider the program an integral part of achieving their global sustainability goals.

Tri-Zone FPS BD Ltd.
www.tri-zonefire.ca

Tri-Zone is a fire protection system integrator. We provide Fire Protection solution, let it be Passive and Active fire protection. Tri-Zone has 60 people under employment. We design, supply, Install and provide periodical testing and service. For steel structure we have fire protection solution.

ABG Engineering
www.abgbd.com

ABG Engineering Services (Pvt.) Ltd is a Fire Hydrant & Fire Detection Business in Bangladesh Market and has been establish in the market for 10 years. ABG will be exhibiting listed doors, fire panels, detectors, MCP, fire bells, sprinklers, valves and accessories.

ACES Corporate Solutions
www.acecontrolsltd.com

Ace Controls Limited, was founded in the month of March, 2009 duly incorporated by the Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh vide Certificates of Incorporation No. # C75213/09 dated 5th March, 2009 issued by the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies & Firms, Bangladesh. In regards to the building system know-hows, we are the only one in the South-East Asia to attain Platinum Solution Partnership from Siemens Building Technologies, and pioneer in validating systems for LEED Certified Buildings, and FDA Approved Pharmaceutical Facilities. We take pride in our ability to provide Solutions for all and any Building Management System you can imagine; you name it, and we have the answers ready for you.

Kuulmerchant
www.kuulmerchant.com

It is our great pleasure to introduce our Company KUULMERCHANT LTD. was established in 2005 as one of the best STEEL FIRE DOORS and evaporative air conditioning firm in the country, we have vast experience in designing and installing Steel Fire Doors and Industrial Ventilation & Cooling System which are used in 100% export oriented garments, Dyeing factory, Poultry firms, Leather, Paper Industry and Properties etc. For Fire Door, we are only agent in Bangladesh of PCJ INDUSTRIES CO., LTD. was established in 1998, Specialize in production of Steel Fire Door, Air Outlets, Duct Dempers, Duct Silencers and Cable Trunks. Most of their products have been certified by several organizations for standardization, i.e. UL, BSI, Thai Industrial Standards Institute, Air Diffusion Council, and Standard Australia. They have their factory established on their own land, area 40,000 sq. meters in Kaengkhoi, Saraburi, Thailand. Their Policy has always been, and will continue to be, the production and On Time-Every Time Schedule Delivery of Quality, Reliability and Competitively Priced Products. They have invested for instruments, machines and They have experience engineer teems take full time to research and develop our product lines continuously, including new product designs to meet worldwide market demands.

UL India Private Ltd

Coming Soon.

Genesis Technology Ltd

Coming Soon.

Rian-Tech

Coming Soon.

M/S Asgar Trading
www.asgartrading.com

M/S Asgar Trading is a trusted name in the field of steel pipes, fittings and valves in Bangladesh since 1984. We are a leading importer, product supplier and installer. We are offering a wide range of world famous fire-fighting products, equipment & technology as well as completed many projects in Bangladesh for fire protection systems. Our products are from UL ,FM, ISO and other international recognized certified companies listed.

Morgan International
www.morgenbd.com

Morgen International specializes in fire protection and detection systems providing safety and security solutions.

National Fire Protection Association
www.nfpa.org

Founded in 1896, NFPA is a global, nonprofit organization devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards. The association delivers information and knowledge through more than 300 consensus codes and standards, research, training, education, outreach and advocacy; and by partnering with others who share an interest in furthering the NFPA mission.