NAFFCO; Synonym for Fire Safety Equipment

By Editor 06-Nov-2020

One of the world’s most respected businesses in fire protection engineering, NAFFCO offers a broad portfolio of superior quality firefighting equipment, fire protection systems, fire alarms, security, and safety engineering systems. Its top-of-the-line products include all types of firefighting systems, such as sprinklers, inert gas systems, CO2 and the complete line of powder systems. It also offers stateof-the-art fire trucks, rapid intervention vehicles, mobile hospitals (for refugees and emergency provisions), Airfield Crash Fire Tenders (ACFTs), and a variety of different types of ambulance.

Specified product manufactured in our facility has been certified by UL, FM, BSI, LPCB & Global Mark in consistent with International Standards. The Quality Management System, ISO 9001 has been certified by BSI & UL-DQS. Environmental (ISO 14001) and Occupational Health & Safety (ISO 45001) Management Systems have been certified by UL-DQS. Trucks & Vehicles division has been assessed & certified for Quality Management System requirement for Aviation, Space & Defense organization (AS 9100) by UL-DQS.

The Leader

Khalid Al-Khatib, Chief Executive Officer of NAFFCO, is a visionary businessman who believes that protecting people from fire – and educating about fire safety – is much more than just a job. It is his life-long commitment and from an early age, he knew that his passion lay in saving lives. NAFFCO’s success in the firefighting industry did not happen overnight. It was a gradual process of setting and achieving small realistic goals one at a time. From a team of 15 members when it started, NAFFCO today has more than 15,000 members including 2,000 passionate engineers and has over 6.5 million square feet of state-of-theart manufacturing facilities.

The latest development

Naffco provide total solution for all fire, health and safety. For example, to fight against COVID-19, NAFFCO has developed a 100% natural disinfectant which is certified by Microbac Laboratory USA, Eurofins Laboratory Australia to kill COVID-19 within 30 seconds and is safe for humans, fruits and vegetables and even new-born babies. This is a good 100% natural disinfectant. This liquid also comes as an automatic spray system which can be installed inside their Fire trucks, Mobile Hospitals and Ambulances.

Global growth

In addition to local offices and manufacturing plants in 15 countries worldwide including India, NAFFCO has just arrived in Australia, where we have around 150,000 square feet facility now. It’s a market that is moving very well. We also have reached South America, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Bangladesh and India United Kingdom. Wherever there is an opportunity to protect life, NAFFCO is there.

NAFFCO’s Vision in India

NAFFCO is aligned with the vision of Indian government “MAKE IN INDIA” and a step towards the same, NAFFCO has started with their subsidiary NAFFCO INDIA PVT. LTD. In the year 2016 and having manufacturing plant in Chennai with sales, engineering and after sales and service office in Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi.

A list of esteemed clients in India includes – DRDO, HAL, Airports Authority of India, Maharashtra Airport Development Corporation, L&T, Hyderabad Metro Rail, Shapoorji Paloonji, Lodha Group and many more. They are passionate to build fireproof modern India by bringing their experience, new technologies and certified products in India. aggressively looking to take
market share in India and to support the same very soon coming up with bigger manufacturing plants in India.

NAFFCO India is now 100-member strong team committed to spreading knowledge on the use of certified products. NAFFCO is successfully executing some of the landmark projects in India by provide complete FDPS package to:
· 2x660MW – NTPC Khargone Super Critical Coal Fired power plant.
· Mumbai Metro and many more.

NAFFCO delivers 31 units ACFT vehicles to Indian Airports. NAFFCO has delivered and commissioned 31 units ACFT vehicles to Indian Airports. FALCON 6, Airfield Crash Fire Tenders (ACFTs) vehicles to 30 airports across India was delivered in 2019.

Mass production was accomplished within 6 months and each vehicle has passed through a stringent quality and performance parameter test in accordance to NFPA 414 at our world-class in-house testing facility before delivery.

The arrival was celebrated with a traditional rollout ceremony and water salute at airports in conjunction with Airport Authority of India followed by a successful SITE ACCEPTANCE TEST, Commissioning and Training. With execution of one of the world’s largest order of ACFTs NAFFCO is now among the top manufacturer of ACFTs vehicles globally. This success was followed by supply of two ACFTs to Shirdi International Airport, one to HAL Nasik and recent order of ACFT from DRDO.

Thinking Smart

Looking to the future, NAFFCO is committed to developing Smart Solutions, keeping in mind the UAE’s eagerness and policy to opt for Smart Cities.