Be compliant

Nimbus Weekly Test App

Enabling building owners and facilities managers to simplify regulatory compliance without paperwork or fuss.

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Be notified 

The Weekly Test App notifies responsible persons of pending fire alarm weekly tests with specific instructions on which Manual Call Point should be tested and any additional tasks as defined by you.

Be informed

Users have the option of adding additional data, such as photos, barcodes and comments to their testing records. All data is securely logged in real-time to the Nimbus database and accessible from any web-enabled device.

Be compliant

The Weekly Test App ensures consistent, duplicate-free testing to meet compliance requirements. It provides indisputable proof of weekly testing to BS5839 standards through automated, non-editable digital data collection for audits and management reports.

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The challenges

Weekly testing of manual call points (MCP) is a legal requirement that can easily slip our minds amidst our busy schedules. Keeping track of which MCPs need testing is difficult, especially if you are the responsible person for multiple buildings or share this task with several colleagues.

Failing to test a different MCP each time or neglecting to record your weekly testing can result in a violation of legal compliance – and put the safety of people in your building at risk. Thankfully, Nimbus offers a solution.

The solution

Nimbus Weekly Test App

The Nimbus Weekly Test App is an Android application that notifies Facilities Managers of a pending ‘fire alarm weekly test’ with specific instructions on which Manual Call Points (MCPs) should be tested. The user receives confirmation as tests are performed, and the results are logged to the Nimbus Portal and the Weekly Test App log. The user can easily add photographs or comments to complement the testing data.

A Nimbus Administrator can configure when the weekly test is to be carried out and how many MCPs to test. User-defined pre and post-test tasks can also be configured and delivered to the user, such as ‘contact the ARC to inform that a test is to be carried out' prior to testing and then ‘contact the ARC to verify that a test was received’ when tests are complete.

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The Nimbus product family

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Nimbus Fixed Gateway

The always-on conduit between fire panels and Nimbus

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Nimbus Notify App

Fire alarm event notifications delivered to your smartphone

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Nimbus Engineer App 

Record an engineer's notes whilst testing

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Nimbus Control Room Monitor

Multi-panel and property remote alarm monitoring

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Supported technology and panels

Nimbus is compatible with leading fire alarm systems

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Don't take our word for it

Here's what some of our clients have to say about Nimbus!


Our investment in Nimbus is reaping significant benefits across our business. Nimbus has simplified operations, automated the interaction with our engineers, saved time and considerably improved the quality of information.


The Nimbus solution's real-time monitoring, data exchange capabilities, and seamless integration with our existing fire systems have greatly improved our ability to respond to potential fire hazards and faults.

Harper Adams University

We’re a lot more informed now our sites use Nimbus. The additional information the system provides allows us to be much more efficient in the ARC and has saved us money on Engineer call-outs.

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