Control and Indicating Equipment ("CIE")

Control and Indicating Equipment ("CIE")

Control and Indicating Equipment is an arrangement of electrical and electronic equipment that is used for receiving, processing, controlling and indicating the status of a signal (such as an alarm signal or fault signal) by way of a visual display and audible annunciator used in fire systems.

Control and Indicating Equipment typically includes power supply equipment and a secondary power source such as batteries.

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