Thermal Cameras

Thermal imaging cameras (also known as  TIC) is a type of thermographic camera used in video surveillance and firefighting.

The device that forms an image using infrared radiation, similar to a common camera that forms an image using visible light. It can allow the operator to see areas of heat through smoke, darkness, or heat-permeable barriers.

Latest articles about thermal cameras

Reducing the fire risk with thermal cameras at a waste management facility

ADJ Fire and Security has provided a solution to improve fire safety via Hikvision’s thermal bullet cameras for Recycling Lives.

Eagle Eye Networks launches elevated temperature screening solutions

Eagle Eye Networks has announced enhancements to the its Cloud VMS for full support of dual spectrum cameras used in elevated temperature detection. The company explains more.

Return to work: could elevated temperature screening be part of the ‘new normal’?

The ‘new normal’ will see a number of changes to the way business runs, and temperature screening could be at the heart of this, argues Neil Hendry at Digital Barriers.

A beginner’s guide to passive fire protection

A guide to everything you need to know about passive fire protection, including whose responsibilty it is, and the products involved.

Can thermal imaging take the heat out of the coronavirus crisis?

Julian Hall takes a look at recent news stories highlighting the use of thermal imaging technology in detecting potential cases of COVID-19.

Things to consider when using thermal imaging for temperature screening

What do you need to consider when implementing thermal imaging solutions to undertake temperature screening of individuals? Hikvision reveals all.

Hands-free fever detection helps protect key workers at Llandough Hospital

To reduce the risk to the key workers and patients of University Hospital Llandough, Oprema and its partner, Dahua, have donated a thermal imaging solution.

“At a time of crisis, video will prove its worth,” says IDIS MD, James Min

James Min, Managing Director, IDIS Europe, explores how video surveillance technology can support security departments when times of crisis hit.

Calls for thermal cameras to spot hot works fires

Insurance company says thermal imaging cameras are to be advised and implemented in companies where there is a risk of fire caused by ‘hot works’.

Hanwha Techwin introduces Wisenet QVGA Thermal Cameras

Hanwha Techwin has launched three new Wisenet QVGA resolution thermal models to its camera selections.

Hanwha Techwin Europe introduces three radiometric thermal models to Wisenet T range

Part of the Wisenet T thermal camera range, the new models – TNO-4030TR, TNO-4040TR and TNO-4041TR – can detect when air temperature exceeds or falls below preconfigured parameters.

Hanwha Techwin launches Wisenet T thermal positioning cameras

Part of the Wisenet T range the TNU-4041T and TNU-4051T models are designed to detect objects and people in environments with image-degrading phenomena like smoke, snow, heavy rain and fog.

WATCH: Christian Horner OBE and Zoe Chilton of Aston Martin Red Bull Racing on protecting IP with FLIR security systems

IFSEC TV spoke to Horner, Chilton and a senior executive from FLIR about the collaboration between the F1 team and thermal imaging specialist to protect valuable intellectual property at Aston Martin Red Bull Racing’s Milton Keynes site.

ThruVis thermal camera screened up to 50 people every three minutes at Hyde Park music event

Digital Barriers, which specialises in military-grade technology, also provided its ThruVis thermal screening cameras for the recent ‘One Love’ Manchester concert.

Using radar sensors in security applications: benefits and technical deployment

An in-depth guide to the benefits and deployment of sensors in security and safety environments, courtesy of German radar sensor innovator InnoSenT.

Axis launches explosion-protected temperature alarm cameras: XF40-Q2901, XF60-Q2901 and XP40-Q1942

Axis Communications has launched three explosion-protected, temperature alarm and thermal network cameras for sensitive industrial areas.

Mobotix launches new Mx6: the most powerful 6MP camera system yet

Mobotix is starting series production of its new Mx6 6MP camera line with outdoor dual cameras. The Mx6 line is compatible […]

In what scenarios are thermal surveillance cameras the best choice? Axis Communications speaks to Securitas

This was the theme of an interview conducted with Jonas Bergström, business development manager at Securitas, by Axis Communications, which is a major partner of the manned guarding giant.

Drone deployment in the utilities sector: a Thames Water case study

Thames Water has deployed drones to save workers from undertaking dangerous jobs and potentially save thousands of pounds in scaffolding and other costs.

AI, stun guns and protocol hacks: 5 security drone innovations

From the drone that chases thieves to the stun-gun-armed UAV, here’s a roundup of some of the biggest security drone innovations in this burgeoning, bewildering market.

Bumper profits for Hikvision again as it provides more details on Spring installer roadshows

Hikvision’s global revenues have grown by 26.69% to US$4.67bn, the company’s preliminary earnings results for 2016 have revealed.

FLIR Systems: profile of a leader in thermal imaging

A profile of FLIR Systems, the world’s largest commercial company specialising in the design and production of thermal imaging cameras, components and imaging sensors.

Hikvision UK & Ireland sets five dates for UK roadshows

Hikvision UK & Ireland has announced details of a series of roadshows it is taking to five cities throughout March.

Top trends in security tech to expect in 2017

An insight into what 2017 will bring for the security industry, as predicted by Johan Paulsson, CTO at Axis Communications.

Mobotix cameras: the ‘decentralised’ security camera and software specialist

Now in its second decade, the German IP camera and software specialists has made a name for itself developing the first decentralised IP camera and supplying the Mount Everest webcam.

How to choose the right security tech for your small business

Emily Thompson, marketing manager of GateQuote, shares tips on how to secure your small business by picking the technology that’s right for you.

FLIR Systems acquires developer behind world’s smallest drone: Prox Dynamics

FLIR, a world leader in the development of thermal imaging infrared cameras, has paid around $134 million in cash for the Norway-based company.

Helium molecules and quantum physics: the future of surveillance storage, according to Seagate

Andrew Palmer, UK surveillance manager at Seagate, talks about the company’s latest products, working with installers, the use of helium molecules to cram more data into the same drive, and even how quantum physics is now informing the innovation process.

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