Fire - Gas - Breathing Air

Firetron with our head office in Cape Town South Africa designs, supplies, installs, commissions & maintains a wide range of Fire & Gas Detection, Fire Suppression Systems, Breathing Apparatus & Safety Equipment for Marine & Land Based Applications.  With our strong focus on Annual Vessel & Compliance Inspections as well as providing the offshore industry with fire & gas safety maintenance engineers & technicans for more permanent ongoing maintenance positions. 

Fire Suppression

NOVEC 1230 - FM 200 - CO2 - INERGEN -PYROSHIELD -STATEX Firetron is certified to carry out Annual Fixed Fire Suppression Inspections & Maintenance. We are an accredited distributer with both Ansul & Kidde the two largest Fire Equipment suppliers & have highly trained service Engineers. A large percentage of our work is providing two man teams comprising of an Engineers with an assistant to carry out the required annual inspections. All certification is done on board and where possible any defects are rectified.

Fire Detection

We are pleased to be able to offer design, installation, maintenance & servicing for a wide variety of both Conventional & Addressable systems for both Marine & Land based Installations Our technicians are experienced with a wide variety of fire detection panels and we are agents for Tyco Marine products. For land based products we use Ziton & Advanced Fire Detection Panels.

Galley / Kitchen Suppression

The ANSUL R-102 Liquid Agent System or KIDDE Wet Chemical fire suppression system for Commercial cooking areas continues to be the ideal fire suppression  solution for Galley & kitchen equipment for both offshore and land based applications.  Firetron is happy to supply, install & maintain either system.


We carry out Annual servicing of Fire Extinguishers for the Marine & Oil & Petrochemical industry. We would also be glad to assist you with the supply of either Ansul Extinguishers & trolley units for the Oil & Gas industry & export from South Africa to Angola, Namibia & West Africa. 

Foam Systems

Firetron carries out annual testing of the Fire Hoses and Foam Sample Analysis including PH level Refractive index & drainage time. This can now be carried out on board so that there is no delay in certifying the Foam Samples as part of the Annual Fire Equipment Certification

Breathing Air - SCBA / EEBD

All breathing apperatus annual testing is carried out in compliance with NFPA 1852 & EN 137. By using one of our POSICHECK3 units which allow for fully computerised dynamic testing & certification of your SCBA.  We are also a distributer for both the USA & UK range of SCOTT products & an Authorized Service Centre for Southern & West Africa.

Hydro Testing

Hydrostatic testing of SCBA, EEBD, Extinguishers & Fixed Suppression Cylinders

Gas Detection

We Supply, Calibrate, Bump Test, General Maintenance & Replace Sensors on various makes of Gas Detection including; Drager, MSA, BW, General Monitors, Otis, Sensitron & Scott. (H2S O2 N2 CO2 CO LEL SO2) As well as provide H2S training.

Room Integrity Testing

Utilizing our Retrotec Q5E Blower Door kit. To give you accurate hold times and advise on in ways to improve the hold times.