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Kidde Deals – Carbon Monoxide / Smoke Alarm – Fire Extinguisher – Fire Escape Ladder
- Kidde KN-COPP-B-LPM Battery-Operated Carbon Monoxide Alarm with Digital Display
- Kidde KN-COPP-3 Nighthawk Plug-In Carbon Monoxide Alarm with Battery Backup and Digital Display
- Kidde KL-2S Two-Story Fire Escape Ladder with Anti-Slip Rungs, 13-Foot
Kidde, a division of UTC is an undisputed leader in the field of fire safety and security systems
Kidde, a brand and a division of United Technologies Corporation, is a leading manufacturer of highly advanced fire protection equipment and comprises of some of the popular and trusted brands in the fire industry. It comprises of a group of businesses that are engaged in manufacturing and distributing of fire detection and suppression equipment.
Kidde boasts of a range of products such as latest fire detection and alarm technology, engineered fire suppression systems and hand-held equipment used for fire fighting; all of them most trusted implements for protecting your world from fire accidents.
Brief history of Kidde
Founded in the year 1917 in the US by a person name Walter Kidde of Czech origin the company witnessed a rapid growth all through 1920 to become a British operation at Northolt in the year 1935, its very first operation overseas.
After being acquired by William Holdings in 1988 it merged with Graviner in 1989 and Kidde Graviner was born. Acquired again in1993 by Dunford Hepburn it was demerged in 2000 from William Holdings.
Again in 2005 kidde was acquired by United Technologies Corporation and combined with Chubb Security and many more other brands and UTC Fire & Security was created. On 30 September2005 this company was re-named Kidde Products Limited and today with a whopping 52000 employees serving clients spread over 30 countries it has become part of a $ 5.5 billion company, UTC Climates, Controls and Security.
This company has customers in more than a hundred countries in Europe, Arabian Gulf, South America, the Caribbean and Africa. The company boasts of a portfolio of leading brands such as Angus Fire, Ginge-Kerr, Kidde Suppression, Kerr Fire Fighting Chemicals, Airsense Technology, Angus Fire and Kidde Fire Protection.
Products from Kidde
Largest manufacturer of fire fighting foam concentrates and covered fire hose in the world it is also known to market the most extensive range of specialist potable pumps utilized in flood relief operations and also fire fighting. Apart from these Kidde is the manufacturer of the world’s widest range of clean agent fire suppression systems used with fire protection fluid, Argonite C60 and Carbon Dioxide.
Kidde further has a comprehensive range of specialized products for fire detection such as aspirating smoke detection, linear heat detection systems and fire control panels. Indisputable leader in industrial explosion suppression technology, it is a leading supplier of sprinklers, rising mains and extinguishers for buildings and supplies hose reels too.
Thame in Oxfordshire is the headquarters and center for sales of its products and also for customer support whereas the other four sites are facilities for manufacturing. Bentham in North Yorkshire is a center for foam concentrate, fire fighting equipment, fire hose and clean agent fire suppression system production. Dry chemical powder extinguishing agents are manufactured at Kirkby near Liverpool. And the leading centers in the world for production of specialist electronic fire detection and alarm systems are in Seaham in County Durham and also Stevenage in Hertfordshire.
Providing fire safety and security systems to millions across the world, Kidde is indeed a force to reckon with!