Bases of the department

Research and production bases of the department
JSC “Argus-Spectr” is a leading enterprise in Russia in the sphere of manufacturing of electronic alarm devices. It was founded by graduates of Leningrad polytechnic university named after M. I. Kalinin in 1993. The enterprise produces more than 150 different devices and their modifications for creating security systems, fire alarm and extinguishing systems, alerting systems and also access monitoring and control system. Modern technologies of surface mounting and computer systems of quality control allowed the enterprise to set a 5-year warranty on its production from 1996. Designing of devices together with “Okhrana” research center of Main Directorate of Extra-departmental Protection makes it possible to consider specific exploitation conditions and work experience of extra-departmental guards work experience that are specific for Russia. Personnel of the company got the highest governmental prizes.
– Designers were awarded with RF governmental prize for invention and implementation of the unique security system “Centurion” for the State Hermitage in 2003.
– Young workers of the enterprise were holders of RF governmental prize in the sphere of science and technology for invention of wireless fire security alarm system “Streletz” in 2007
Gefest”, LLC was founded in 1999 as a specialized fire-safety enterprise. For 14 years of work the organization has developed into GC “Gefest” that now is the leading Russian developer, manufacturer and supplier of fire-protection production and services.
Organization acts as a general contractor during the implementation of large projects, implements research and development construction works during creation of new hi-tech products in the sphere of fire-safety, introduces innovation technologies, offers a full range of fire-protection works: normative-technical works, projecting, equipment supply, erection and adjusting works, maintenance works of fixed fire-protection systems. The company also produces sprinklers “Aqua-Gefest” (of common implementation, water-mist, with forced start), light fire detectors “Irida-Gefest”, fire-retardant paints OSM-1, OSD-1, OSK-1, fire-proof cable line and other production.
GC “Gefest” widely uses self-produced equipment in implementation of its projects and also equipment of other foreign and Russian manufacturers, among them are: ESMI Siemens, Autronica, Tyco, Viking, Honeywell, Argus-Spector, IRSET-Center, Artsok, Bolid, etc…
GC conducts such operations as projecting, montage and adjusting of equipment in accordance with Russian legislation requirements and also with foreign standards of NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) and FM Global (Factory Mutual Research Corporation).