Opgal Optronic Industries Ltd

Opgal is a leading global provider of innovative infrared imaging solutions and advanced vision, surveillance and fire detection solutions. Using state-of-the-art thermal and active-imaging technologies, Opgal leverages advanced electro-optics and image processing expertise to create high performance, versatile visualization hardware and software products for a variety of markets. Founded over 34 years ago, Opgal is a major supplier to leading contractors and hundreds of customers in over 50 countries. 

P.O. Box 462
Industrial Area 5
2161401
Karmiel
Israel

Opgal is Unveiling the Thermal Security System of the Future
Product News

Opgal is Unveiling the Thermal Security System of the Future

The future of thermal security cameras became reality as Opgal Optronic Industries Ltd, a leading manufacturer of thermal imaging systems, announced that they will be unveiling their new Sii OP thermal security camera later this month.

Read more

Fire Detection in Waste Management Plants
Product News

Fire Detection in Waste Management Plants

Environmental concerns have led to stringent legislation governing waste management. The EU’s approach is based on three principles: waste prevention, recycling and reuse, and improving on final disposal and monitoring. Waste that cannot be recycled or reused must be safely incinerated, with landfill only used as a last resort. The IVM waste management plant near Ghent, Belgium handles local household waste. The waste is stored in a gigantic trough (bunker) before it is lifted to the ovens using cranes. It’s at this stage that fires can break out, caused by the interaction of various combustible materials — polluting the environment and impacting the health of the local population.


IVM needed a fire detection solution to provide timely alerts of potential outbreaks. “With tough limits on emission levels from incinerators and strict ongoing monitoring, it’s imperative to prevent fires which can result in fines or even plant closure," noted Nico Declercq, Chief Technical Officer for A&E Security .N.V., the company supplying the fire detection system to IVM.

Read more

List your business for free

Create a business listing on the UK's leading security and fire directory

Get the IFSEC Global newsletter

The latest security and fire news, trends and insights