Quality and Innovation in the Fire Detection and Alarm Industry

Gent by Honeywell is synonymous with quality and innovation in the fire detection and alarm industry.

Since the 1930s, Gent has been manufacturing fire detection equipment and is proud of its heritage and the reputation it has built around the world. In 2005 Honeywell's acquisition of Gent assured the necessary resource and support required to maintain the strong market position that Gent has created over the years.

Gent is part of Honeywell, a company based in Morristown, New Jersey, USA, with more than 109,000 employees in 95 countries. The Honeywell team provides products, services and integrated solutions to businesses, homeowners, airports, schools, governments along with the automotive and aerospace industries.

Honeywell International is a $37 billion diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York, London and Chicago Stock Exchanges. For additional information, please visit


Gent fire detection systems have been developed to the highest possible standards to deliver the most advanced fire detection and alarm system available in the marketplace today.


As a conscientious manufacturer of life safety equipment, our responsibility cannot end with the production and sale of our equipment. Gent exclusively supplies its equipment to partners who are selected for their ability to deliver the highest quality of service.

Protecting your Investment

Gent is driven by its pride in innovation to continuously improve the integrity of fire detection and deliver peace of mind to all Gent customers. We are proud of our commitment to provide compatibility of our new technology with any installed Gent fire system. Through Gent's unique backwards compatibility policy, we ensure that your investment in Gent is always protected.