Mario Gualano

BBI Group appoints new CEO

The BBI Group has appointed a new CEO as it moves to its global headquarters in Crumlin, South Wales. Mario Gualano, previously BBI’s Global Head of Commercial, took up the role of CEO following the departure of former CEO Lyn Rees. Having completed his PhD in Microbiology and Immunodiagnostics at Cardiff University and his MBA… Read more »


An Exciting Year in Review

It has been an incredibly busy year for the BBI Detection team, having traveled globally to over 17 conferences and trade shows they’re looking forwards to the seasonal rest. The team have met specialist 1st responder units, military personnel, scientists and industry partners – showcasing the Detection range of innovative, easy to use products. At… Read more »

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Seasons Greetings and opening times

BBI Detection would like to wish all of our customers a happy holiday and to wish you all the best in 2018. All of our sites will be closed from the 22nd December to the 2nd of January inclusive. If you contact us during this time we will respond you when the business reopens on… Read more »

Team Interview: David Fraser on CBRNe Convergence USA

BBI have just returned from their most recent trade show, CBRNe Convergence USA in Indianapolis, Indiana. We have taken some time to do a short Q&A with BBI Detection’s Marketing and Product Manager David Fraser, about his experience of the event. Question: Why are BBI Detection attending CBRNe Convergence USA? CBRNe Convergence is one of… Read more »


BBI Detection lectures at NATO School Oberammergau

BBI Detection were invited back for the 4th year to provide a lecture as part of the ‘Biological Warfare Agent Awareness’ course at the NATO School in Oberammergau. David Fraser, BBI Detection’s Product and Project Manager, presented a lecture on “Rapid Immunological Identification of Biological Agents”, including a technical discussion on lateral flow technology and the applications… Read more »

2 Pack Biothreat IMASS Case

Biothreat Detection IMASS – Now available as a 2 pack

After listening to our customers feedback, we are now happy to announce that the Biothreat Detection IMASS is now available as a 2 pack format. This format will allow those first responders who are looking for Biothreat detection capability but have either limited budget or do not require a full pack of 10 devices to access our… Read more »

DECPOL Emergency Decontamination Mitt being used by two people in blue protective clothing

Advantage of Dec’Pol Emergency Decontamination vs Wet Decontamination

Dec’Pol Dry Decontamination vs. wet decontamination Advantages of Dec’Pol dry decontamination Dry decontamination reduces concerns associated with cold weather decontamination while also speeding up the decontamination process by allowing victims to self-decontaminate (or be decontaminated by a first responder with minimal cross contamination). In addition, some contaminants are water-reactive and wet decontamination methods may only increase the… Read more »

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BBI Detection partners with OUVRY to launch the Innovative DECPOL® Emergency Decontamination Mitt into new international markets

BBI Detection are pleased to announce they are entering a partnership with OUVRY to add the DECPOL ® Emergency Decontamination Mitt to their portfolio of products. DECPOL ® represents the next generation in emergency CBRN dry decontamination solutions, composed of a super absorbent material permeated with advanced catalyzers. The DECPOL® mitt absorbs a wide spectrum of contaminants… Read more »

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Cyber Essentials Plus certification awarded to BBI Group

BBI Group is delighted to have been awarded Cyber Essentials Plus certification, the UK Government scheme that helps protect businesses from cyber-attacks.A copy of our certificate can be found here BBI Group – Cyber Essentials Plus Certificate The scheme has been designed to help protect UK businesses by preventing the most common forms of cyber-attacks and… Read more »

David Fraser

David Fraser recognised for outstanding commitment to BBI over 10 years

In April 2007 David Fraser joined the BBI Group and has recently celebrated his 10-year anniversary. Through Davids’ impressive tenure he has supported all three divisions in several technically focused roles, a true asset to the group. With the support of BBI David recently completed his MBA and is utilising his knowledge of the business… Read more »