Autoquench specialise in the design, supply, installation & maintenance of fully automatic fire suppression and domestic and residential fire sprinkler systems. Based in Birmingham, West Midlands, the Company is well located at the centre of the UK motorway network enabling easy access to all parts of the UK.
Full 3rd party accreditations, including IFC (Residential fire sprinklers), SMAS and CONSTRUCTIONLINE.
Areas of specialisation include:
Residential fire sprinklers and domestic fire sprinklers to BS9251:2014
Autoquench are an established Fire Protection Company, and have been installing residential sprinklers for more than 15 years. We are founder members of the Residential Sprinkler Association and continue to promote the use of residential and domestic fire sprinklers throughout the UK. Designs are created using BS9251 Hydraulic Calculation software to ensure full conformance to Standards for both domestic and residential schemes.
Water misting systems for bin and storage areas in high-rise building
We are also a leading UK supplier of automatic non-deluge fire suppression equipment for use in confined spaces. We developed the original AQ2000 fire suppression system using low pressure water misting to protect high-risk storage areas in multi-storey buildings, hospitals and hotels, resulted in many hundreds of the systems being installed throughout the UK and Ireland. The deployments of the AQ2000 product has virtually eliminated fires in refuse storage areas of high-rise buildings.
SiteGard has been developed by UK specialists to provide 24×7 management and monitoring of critical equipment sited in important locations.
Mainly business to business, we work with Architects, Building Control and Fire Safety Officers our Customers include Manufacturers, Builders, Local Authorities, and other Public Utilities covering Housing, Hotels, Hospitals, Airports, and Shopping Malls. We have had a long relationship with many of our Customers, having supplied many of them for more than ten years.
AQ3000 – Domestic fire sprinklers and residential fire sprinklers
The AQ3000 is a fully automatic residential sprinkler system to BS9251. Designed primarily for the domestic and residential environment, the concealed sprinklers are small, neat and are completely unobtrusive.
Reliable and robust. Fully concealed. Allows design freedoms and open planning. Minimal running costs. Main applicationsResidential buildings – Multi-occupancy properties, nursing homes, schools and Hospitals. Domestic properties – Houses and bungalows, apartments. Other buildings – Temporary accommodation, manufactured homes.
AQ2000 – Rubbish store fire suppression systems
Totally flexible, fully automatic fire suppression and protection system, to protect areas of up to 1000 square feet using mains water only. Output options include sirens, beacons and remote signalling. Designed specifically for high-rise buildings
Early fire detection and suppression. Minimum water usage – misting not deluge. Easy to retrofit. Low running costs. Main applications: Communal bin rooms in high rise blocks of flats. Currently over 400 systems installed throughout the UK and Ireland.
AQ90 ‘Firestop’ automatic fire extinguishers
Simple, automatic fire suppression for smaller applications. Totally self powered, to be installed over, or adjacent to the hazard. OEM versions for special applications.
Simple, low cost integrated design is easy to install. Self powered dry powder – no electrical supply needed. Applications: Boiler rooms, RMU kiosks, kitchenettes, and other hazards in confined spaces.