Who are NKM Fire Protection Limited?

Celebrating 40 years….. 

NKM Fire Protection was established in 1979 and incorporated as a limited company in 1981.

We specialise in the design, installation and maintenance of hard-wired, hybrid and wireless fire alarm systems – from the very simple to the very complex.  We work with a wide variety of organisations in Education, Public and Private sectors across the South of England.

Our customers include private schools, academies and universities, local councils, housing associations, care homes, shopping centres, manufacturers, leisure centres and industrial parks.  Our current portfolio includes the MCC (Lords Cricket Ground), Tonbridge School, Sevenoaks School, Florida State University (London Study Centre), the Brunswick Shopping Centre, Kent Science Park, HS2, Megger Instruments Limited, Hastoe Housing Association and many others.

NKM Fire Protection Ltd holds a BSI Kitemark licence for Fire Detection and Alarm Installation and is registered with BAFE, the independent third party registration body for the fire protection industry.  We are regularly audited by BSI and accredited to BAFE SP203-1, the quality assurance framework for the fire industry, for System Design, Installation, Commissioning, Handover and Maintenance.

NKM is a partner of EMS and approved installer of EMS wireless fire alarm systems and wireless security lockdown systems.

NKM employs a specialist fire extinguisher engineer and is fully ICEL approved for emergency light installation and maintenance.

NKM also incorporates Medbex Electrical Contractors Ltd, an ECA accredited and approved company through which we are able to offer electrical installation, LED lighting design and installation – as well as inspection, testing and certification conforming to BS7671 IEE Wiring Regulations and (EAWR1989) Electricity at Work Regulations.


November Kilo Mike

What does NKM stand for? Good question.

Nobody Kisses Me is what Geoff Waters, one of the company’s founders, used to say.

Rumour has it that NKM were the initials of the angel that helped with start up financing for the company, but no one knows for sure.

NKM, named for an angel…