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CDS service engineer celebrates Apprentice of the Year nomination

News | July 2022

CDS fire alarm service engineer Grace McDonald hopes her recent nomination as Apprentice of the Year at a national awards ceremony will inspire more women to join the industry. She was cheered on by colleagues at the glittering British Security Awards event at the Marriott Hotel in London’s Grosvenor Square this week after being shortlisted…

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CDS technical expertise enables it to create system for ‘small town’

News | June 2022

Designing, installing, commissioning and maintaining a multi-panel networked fire safety system across a sprawling, multi-building organisation is a complex challenge…

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CDS installs technical fire safety system at scientific research institute

News | June 2022

A scientific research institute carrying out sensitive work at a British university appointed CDS to design, supply, install and maintain…

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CDS renews football team sponsorship deal following league victory

News | June 2022

A Leicestershire football team, which has been sponsored by fire detection and life safety specialist CDS for the past two…

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CDS achieves RISQS status – offering assurance to rail and transport providers

News | May 2022

Fire detection and life safety specialist CDS has achieved nationally-recognised Rail Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme status – which qualifies the…

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Consider human and financial cost of fire during National Sprinkler Week

News | May 2022

Facilities managers at commercial, educational and public sector premises are being reminded of the essential role of sprinklers in saving…

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CDS installs multi-panel fire safety system at category C prison

News | May 2022

Installing a fire safety system in a live prison environment requires not only the technical expertise to carry out work…

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CDS opens Durham office to grow business across the North

News | April 2022

CDS is continuing its expansion across the UK – with the opening of an office in the North East and…

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Tower blocks swap waking watch for cost-effective hybrid wireless solution

News | March 2022

Costly waking watch patrols, deployed at half a dozen high-rise potentially flammable exterior-cladding-covered apartment blocks in the home counties, are…

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CDS backs Women in Fire Safety’s mission to address the industry gender gap

News | March 2022

CDS is to sponsor a national award aimed at celebrating the achievements of women working in the fire safety industry.…

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