Welcome to Marlowe Fire & Security Group

Marlowe Fire & Security Group is the fire life safety and security specialist division of Marlowe Critical Services.

Together, we are the UK’s fastest growing and most innovative consortium of fire life safety and security service providers.

Operating 24/7, across the whole of the UK, we work with clients of all sizes to provide end-to-end fire and security solutions across all sectors to ensure your safety, security and compliance.

About Us

Consisting of 8 established and complimentary brands, we are experts in all aspects of fire and security, life and property protection.

Following the acquisition of Swift Fire & Security and Hentland Limited by Marlowe Plc in 2016, the companies were unified into one consolidated entity in April 2018, under the name Marlowe Fire & Security.

By uniting the capabilities and resources of Swift Fire & Security and Hentland as a consolidated entity, we can now offer customers a more extensive range of capabilities and services.

Established in 1979, Norfolk based BBC Fire & Security (formerly BBC Fire Protection) is approaching its fifth decade.

Operating nationally, BBC maintains long term partnerships of over 10 years for over 80% of customers.

BBC Fire & Security is a proud holder of the Royal Warrant to Her Majesty The Queen which was awarded in 1986.

Based in Chessington, Fire Alarm Fabrication Services (now FAFS Fire & Security) was founded in 1988.

FAFS provides high quality, technical solutions to customers in Greater London and beyond.

Fire Alarms range from small, stand-alone conventional systems to major projects including graphics based, PC controlled intelligent multi panel networks.

Marlowe Kitchen Fire Suppression (formerly Flamefast Fire Systems) is the Market Leader in Fire Suppression for all types of Commercial Kitchens.

Marlowe Kitchen Fire Suppression design, install and maintain systems for customers across the UK including hotels, restaurants, schools, hospitals and fast food outlets.

As the largest installer of Ansul Kitchen Fire Suppression Systems in the UK, they have been awarded Distributor of the Year times.

Based in Birmingham, Island Fire Protection was founded in 1991.

With over 30 years’ experience in the industry, they provide a portfolio of fire protection services to customers throughout the UK.

Services include the installation and maintenance of Fire Alarms and Fire Extinguishers, Fire Safety Training, and Fire Risk Assessments.

Established in 2005, Nottingham based FSE Fire & Security focus on the delivery of specialist areas of mechanical fire protection, including; residential and commercial sprinkler systems, dry and wet risers, fire doors, fire stopping and compartmentation.

FSE services a wide range of customers from small independent customers to blue chip national clients.

Established over 30 years ago, Morgan Fire provides a range of fire safety services predominantly to SMEs in and around London and southeast England.

Based in Hertfordshire Morgan Fire’s services include the installation and maintenance of fire extinguishers, fire alarms, emergency lights, dry risers, fire risk assessment, staff fire training, portable appliance testing, safety signage, sprinklers and suppression systems.

Founded in 1999, HTL is a leading provider of CCTV and loss prevention technology solutions across the UK and Ireland.

Based in Sunderland, HTL implements CCTV solutions, operating software, digital cloud-based storage and ongoing maintenance primarily to clients in the supermarket sector across the UK.

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Our Story

Marlowe Fire & Security Group consists of multiple established and complimentary brands.

Individually, these businesses are leaders in their fields but together form a group that can provide our customers with a comprehensive and integrated approach to their safety, regulatory compliance and the upkeep of the building systems they rely on.

That means more convenience, better across the board compliance, greater consistency and the benefits of a trusted in-depth relationship.

More importantly, our size, range and extensive national footprint gives our customers the peace of mind that comes from knowing that they can rely on Marlowe Fire & Security Group to deliver those mission critical services that are so vital to them every day of the year in every part of the UK.

Our capabilities include: assessing fire risk, testing, inspecting and maintaining fire detection and suppression systems, installing and certifying complex security and fire systems and connected services such as the remote monitoring of life safety systems.