The Original UK Fire Suppression System Manufacturers

What is Firetrace

  • A self-activating fire suppression system without the need of any external power supply.
  • Flexible patented linear heat/flame detection tubing, that can be applied to almost any object/application, regardless of size.
  • A cost effective, robust and versatile fire suppression system that is absolutely safe against malfunction.
  • A bespoke, interchangeable system to suit you. Direct systems to extinguish the closest point of the fire and Indirect systems to extinguish into a protected area.

Find Out How it Can Help You

How We Deliver

  • We manufacture, design and install the systems, providing free training and ongoing servicing.
  • We provide you with exactly what you need - Full System Design & Installation, Supply & Installation and Supply Only. 
  • We advise on the best fire suppression system to suit you with many additional options to improve fire safety.

Tailored Solutions around Your Needs


The Firetrace System


The Firetrace automatic detection tube should be considered as a lineal heat / flame detector. When the temperature is increased to above 120°C or the Firetrace automatic detection tube is touched by a flame the tube bursts and initiates the diffusion of the extinguishing medium.

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  • "This is a job really well done" - Firetrace Complete Fume Cupboard Installation Project

    Fume Cabinets

    The success of any Firetrace automatic fire suppression system installation is measured not only by its effectiveness but also by customer satisfaction. Firetrace's team of skilled and knowledgeable engineers consistently exceed expectations, earning praise from satisfied customers.

  • Fire Suppressed At University In South West

    In August 2021, Firetrace Ltd were contacted due to a Firetrace system discharging at a University in the South West, UK.

  • Firetrace Automatic Fire Suppression System saves the Chemistry building at University of Oxford.

    Find out how Firetrace’s Automatic Fire Suppression system saved a fume cabinet and its surroundings.

  • Firetrace Averts Major Disaster in Chemistry Lab

    Over the years, Firetrace Ltd has supplied and installed automatic fire suppression systems to laboratory fume cupboards in a number of universities and scientific establishments. A few years ago the Chemistry Department at the University of York installed a number of our systems in their laboratories following on from a bad experience they had some years ago involving a serious fire.

  • Firetrace Prevents Two Major Fires at Southampton University

    Learn how Firetrace’s automatic fire protection systems helped prevent two major laboratory fires at Southampton University.

  • Firetrace Saves York University’s Chemistry Department

    Discover how Firetrace’s automatic fire extinguishing systems averts a major disaster in York University’s Chemistry Department. 
  • Firetrace Wins Praise from the University of East Anglia

    Find out how Firetrace averted a major fire at a chemistry laboratory in the university of East Anglia (UEA), Norwich.

  • USHA Estates Seminar 2018

    For the second year, we looking forward to attending the USHA Estates Seminar next week in Nottingham. University Safety and Health Association (USHA) promotes safety and well-being in higher education. Membership is open to higher education organisations from the UK and abroad.

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"This is a job really well done" - Firetrace Complete Fume Cupboard Installation Project

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" We Cannot Praise Firetrace Enough"

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"Without the Firetrace unit installed this would have been a devastating incident"

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Fire Suppressed At University In South West

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