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CDS expands its sales team into the South West, Wales and the North West

News | June 2021

CDS is expanding its sales capacity with the appointment of two new regional sales managers to support the growth of the business in the South West, Wales and the North West. Ross O’Connell will oversee developing the business in the South West and Wales, while Steve Hughes will drive sales in the North West. Ross,…

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CDS continues its ‘buy and build’ mission by acquiring Welsh business

News | June 2021

The latest stage in CDS’ ‘buy and build’ strategy has seen it acquire a fire alarm systems business in Wales.…

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Covid security mustn’t compromise fire safety as students return to face-to-face teaching

News | June 2021

As students return to face-to-face teaching after months of learning online, CDS is reminding universities that reconfiguring the layout of…

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Director retires after 30 years and CDS welcomes new group financial controller

News | April 2021

CDS waves a fond farewell to one of its directors this month, while welcoming a new group financial controller whose…

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Fire risk assessments more important as property owners face fines for non-compliance

News | April 2021

With building owners facing unlimited fines for fire safety breaches under the Building Safety Bill currently going through parliament, the…

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CDS joins government’s Disability Confident scheme

News | March 2021

Fire detection and life safety specialist CDS has joined a government scheme aimed at encouraging employers to recruit and retain…

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CDS warns of importance of specialist help when undertaking ‘hot work’

News | March 2021

With ‘hot work’ causing around a fifth of fires on construction sites, ensuring foolproof fire safety systems are in place…

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CDS installs specialised detection systems at £65m aviation technology centre

News | March 2021

Fire detection and life safety specialist CDS has installed specialised smoke and flame detection systems at a £65 million centre…

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CDS opens Manchester office and appoints new regional director for the North

News | March 2021

Fire detection and life safety specialist CDS is expanding into the North of England and has set up an office…

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CDS acquires fire safety specialist in the South East with Wimbledon pedigree

News | February 2021

CDS has acquired a fire alarm systems company in the South East of England–the first of a number of businesses…

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