Now you can monitor fire control units in real time across multiple locations, with this new Kidde system

by Brianna Crandall — October 30, 2020 — Kidde Fire Systems, a global developer and manufacturer of fire detection and suppression systems, recently announced the launch of its cutting-edge IntelliSite remote monitoring system for gaseous fire suppression systems. The IntelliSite system allows users to monitor the status of a portfolio of fire control units in real time across multiple locations.

Bill Goldstucker, general manager, Gas Suppression, Kidde Fire Systems, stated:

With 24/7 information access, the IntelliSite system enhances safety and service levels for system end-users and can help reduce service calls, maintenance and administration costs for our valued distribution channel partners.

The IntelliSite system allows users to monitor Kidde Fire Systems addressable fire-suppression control units via computer, tablet or smart phone. Using secure cellular connectivity, control unit status along with the status of all associated detection devices and supervised suppression systems is at the user’s fingertips, providing information-based decision-making.

Kidde Fire Systems IntelliSite remote monitoring system for fire control units

The IntelliSite remote monitoring system for gaseous fire suppression systems allows users to monitor fire control units in real time across multiple locations. Image courtesy Kidde Fire Systems

Kidde says the IntelliSite system offers many benefits to its distribution channel partners and end-users, including:

  • Insight: Offers valuable insights with real-time event information at operators’ fingertips
  • Efficiency: Significantly reduces service times with remote system analysis and maintenance planning
  • Support: Increases service levels and customer satisfaction with 24/7 remote access
  • Cost-efficiency: Reduces operational expenses and unbillable service calls by optimizing field service technicians’ time
  • Transparency: Keeps users informed of system status with automated notifications

Abhay Nadgir, director of Product Management and Strategy, Kidde Fire Systems, added:

The IntelliSite system provides enhanced value to facilities with an innovative approach to control unit monitoring. With easy installation, easy operation and seamless integration, the IntelliSite system is a groundbreaking technology for the fire protection industry.

The IntelliSite system is compatible with Kidde Fire Systems addressable control units as well as legacy Chemetron and Fenwal control units. The IntelliSite mobile app is compatible with iOS 11 and later, and Android 6 and later, operating systems.

For more information about the IntelliSite Remote Monitoring System, visit the Kidde Fire Systems website.

Established as the Walter Kidde Company in 1917, Kidde Fire Systems has a long history of providing custom-engineered fire protection solutions across a wide range of industries including industrial, manufacturing, data centers, commercial cooking, marine and more. Kidde is a part of Carrier Global Corporation, a global provider of innovative heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC), refrigeration, fire, security and building automation technologies.