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Fire Protection Journal - 4th Quarter 2023

Dear Members,

Our 4th Quarter Magazine is now available for download. Please login to access it.

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4th Quarter Magazine 2023

Fire Protection Journal - 3rd Quarter 2023

Dear FPASA Members,

Our 3rd quarter Fire Protection Journal is now available for download. Please login to access it now. 

Enjoy the read. 

3rd Quarter Magazine

InFIReS Seminar Sponsors

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to our sponsors for making this event possible and their continued dedication to fire education and training.

Thank you.



Safequip (Pty) Ltd was established in 2008 following the integration with Blue Crane Engineering, commencing operations as far back as 1986 in Cape Town under the banner of H.I. Lay Sales. Our diverse product range offers a one-stop-shop, catering for all your requirements, demonstrating our commitment to service excellence, quality, and best price.  Safequip has its head office in Cape Town with branches in Gauteng, Western Cape, Kwazulu–Natal, Eastern Cape. Our customer network throughout the central and southern regions of Africa as well as the Indian Ocean islands enables us to expand our product offering to these markets.

Safequip is also part of the Rovic International Group of companies. It adds strategic value to the group’s rapidly growing diversified portfolio consisting of Rovic and Leers (Pty) Ltd, a leading supplier of agricultural equipment, Burquip (Pty) Ltd, a leading manufacturer, importer & distributor of trailer components and Turf-Ag (Pty) Ltd, a leading supplier of irrigation technology.

Our diverse product range consists of an assortment of firefighting equipment including well-known local brands such as Firemate, Blue Crane, Victaulic and AWG.


Technoswitch logo high resolution 

Technoswitch® is an ISO 9001:2015 certified company that designs, manufactures, imports and sells high-quality fire detection, suppression and control equipment.

We have supplied world-class fire detection and suppression products to sub-Saharan Africa since 1974. Our headquarters and manufacturing facilities are based in Johannesburg, with branches and training facilities in Cape Town and Durban. We are also continually expanding our distribution channels into sub-Saharan Africa.

With a staff complement of over 70 and a dedicated Technical and R&D department, Technoswitch has the experts to ensure we can live up to our vision of Saving Lives and Assets™. Our support team is distinguished by their functional and technical expertise and hands‑on experience, ensuring our clients receive the most effective and professional service. Our goal is to exceed the expectations of every client with our outstanding customer service.

Technoswitch designs and manufactures its own control equipment locally and complements these with an imported range of high-quality intelligent control panels and other fire detection, suppression and signalling products. These world‑class products include flame, smoke and heat detectors, aspirating smoke detectors, motorised beam detectors, linear heat detectors, and a range of fire suppression solutions. Many of these are award‑winning products, and all of them have extensive certification approvals. Our suppliers are international leaders in their respective fields and include Advanced, Apollo Fire Detectors, Ciqurix, Dycon, FGD, Hyfire, Protectowire, Rotarex Firetec, Securiton, Stat-X, Teletek, The Fire Beam Company and Xtralis.

50th Birthday Celebration

Fire Protection Association of Southern Africa is celebrating 50 years in existence this November, delivering the latest fire prevention training and fire advisory work. To express our appreciation to our existing members/customers and potentially any one in need of our services, we are offering a promotion for a 10% discount for a limited period. 

50th Birthday Celebration Flyer

Fire Protection Journal - 2nd Quarter 2023

Dear FPASA Members,


Our 2nd quarter Fire Protection Journal is now available for download. Enjoy your read.


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 2nd Quarter Magazine

Vacancy: Head of Technical & Fire College

We are hiring.


We're looking for an exceptional candidate to fill this position in an exciting dynamic fire focused company.


To find out more and to apply please visit our LinkedIn page: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3646663953/ 


fire prevention

Fire Prevention starts with you!

The most effective way to protect yourself and your home or business from fire is to identify and remove fire hazards. Knowledge is the key to help in preventing fires. See the articles below on Fire Safety tips and see how you can protect yourself from the dangers of fire.


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