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Walton manufactures fire extinguisher integrated TV

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 13 October, 2022 12:00 AM
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Walton has manufactured world’s first fire extinguisher integrated television.

German Ambassador in Bangladesh Achim Troster and Walton Hi-Tech Industries  Managing Director and CEO Golam Murshed unveiled the TV at a programme held at Walton Corporate Office in the capital on Wednesday.

The German envoy also handed over the certificate of world’s first fire extinguisher integrated television manufacturer to Walton.

The function was also attended by, among others, JOB Gmbh’s Senior Business Development Manager Markus Fiebig, AI Business Solution Malaysia’s Director Md Arifuzzaman, Walton Hi-Tech Industries Additional Managing Director Abul Bashar Hawlader, Deputy Managing Director Nazrul Islam Sarker, Eva Rizwana Nilu and Md Humayun Kabir, Senior Executive Director SM Zahid Hasan, Walton TV’s Chief Business Officer Engineer Mostafa Nahid Hossain and other senior officials.

Newly-designed Walton TV's main PCB includes E-Blub mini fire extinguisher inside PCBA Hot zone (fire source of origin) to extinguish fire before the fire spreads and to make sure fire safety.

The E-Bulb is a fire-extinguishing fuse and consists of a coated glass ampoule filled with non-toxic extinguishing agent. When a fire breaks out in TV motherboard, the E-Bulb recognises and extinguishes as well as interrupt the power supply.

The E-Bulb won the 2020 UK Safety Innovation Awards for the best innovative.

Addressing the function, Walton Hi-Tech Industries Managing Director and CEO Golam Murshed said, “Aspiring to be a bold leader among the top 5 global E&E brands by 2030 is our target now. E-blub device integrated fire safety Walton TV is aligned to achieve our vision 2030.”

German Ambassador Achim Troster said, “We unveiled the world's first fire extinguisher integrated TV invented by Walton while we are celebrating 50 years of German recognition of Bangladesh's independence. Walton is taking ahead the present friendly relationship between Germany and Bangladesh through establishing business relation with German enterprise to export Bangladesh made hi-tech television in the German market."

It may be noted that Walton is now exporting 'Made in Bangladesh' labeled TV to more than 35 countries through its hundreds of global business partners.