VESDA by Xtralis: Very Early Warning Aspirating Smoke Detection
Xtralis is a global leader and pioneer in life safety. We invented VESDA very early warning aspirating smoke detection (ASD), the world’s No. 1 ASD brand. Customers worldwide rely on VESDA by Xtralis when business continuity is imperative, environments are challenging, and time is required to ensure safe and orderly evacuation. VESDA ASD systems also can be equipped with modules to detect hazardous/combustible gases to extend their value beyond smoke detection to include gas detection and environmental monitoring.
What is Very Early Warning Smoke Detection?
VESDA by Xtralis very early warning aspirating smoke detection solutions with continuous air sampling provide the earliest possible warning of an impending fire hazard. VESDA aspirating smoke detectors buy the critical time needed to investigate an alarm and initiate an appropriate response to prevent injury, property damage or business disruption. VESDA detectors have multi-level warnings and a wide range of sensitivity that does not degrade or change over time, so even minute levels of smoke can be detected before a fire has time to escalate. In addition, VESDA systems are manufactured using targeted Six Sigma techniques and ISO 9000 standards and have been certified by regulatory bodies worldwide.
Which VESDA ASD?
VESDA early warning detectors are available in a variety of models to accommodate a broad range of environments and applications. From small to very large, open spaces and from the cleanest to the dirtiest environments, VESDA multi-level detection provides reliable, high-sensitivity, very early warning smoke detection. Please view the Model Comparison Chart to determine which VESDA model is right for you.
Industries and Applications
VESDA ASDs deliver absolute protection across a wide range of industries and applications:
- Accommodation (Apartments, Hotels, Shops and Offices)
- Correctional Facilities
- Clean Rooms
- Cold Storage
- Data & Telecom
- Hospitals and Healthcare
- Nuclear Facilities
- Oil & Gas
- Portable Switch Rooms
- Power Generation
- Records Storage
- Wind Power Generation
Extending VESDA ASD for Gas Detection and Environmental Monitoring
VESDA ECO by Xtralis uses an existing VESDA pipe network to actively monitor for gas leaks and continuously ensure air quality. VESDA ECO reliably detects unseen hazards by conditioning or filtering the air to remove moisture, dirt and other particulates.