Solar-powered alarm horns provide the final link for the Philippines’ tsunami warning system.
PAPER: How toxic gases can be detected with open path systems, by Ian Buchanan, European Manager, Spectrex.
NEWS FROM FDIC: Pierce unveils two ‘game changing’ products during the Fire Department Instructors Conference currently taking place in Indianapolis, USA.
Solberg announces UL and ULC (Canada) certification for its Arctic AFFF and Arctic AR-AFFF ATC foam concentrates.
Fire, chemical and biological protection at Interschutz 2015
INTERSCHUTZ 2015: DuPont Protection Technologies will be presenting its next-generation range of Nomex heat and flame protection as well as its Tyvek and Tychem chemical and biological apparel offerings.
HazMat 2015 – Information, Understanding, Safety, 16-17 June, Sydney (Australia)
CONFERENCE: Fire Protection Association Australia is to host a two-day conference and exhibition aimed at creating a safer chemical management industry.
Firefighting Foam - Understanding and Managing the Environmental Risks, 18th June, Sydney (Australia)
SEMINAR: The Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage Protection is organising a one-day technical seminar for users, responders and regulators aimed at improving understanding of the chemistry, actions and impacts of fire fighting foam on the environment.
LNG emergency and incident response guidelines for inland navigation
The results of a recent LNG emergency and incident response study are a big step forward in LNG safety for Europe.
New training facilities for London Fire Brigade complete
$9.8m project is the largest modernisation programme for LFB in over a century.
Infrared detection for lifestyle hub in Singapore
INSTALLATION NEWS: The wide field of view of the flame detectors enables the large areas within Jem Mall to be protected by fewer detectors.
European Task Group set up for passive fire protection products
Draft mandate calls for standards for protective coatings, fire protective boards and fire stopping seals.
ONS Norway cancelled
Low oil prices leads to cancellation of exhibition and conference for the oil and gas industry in the Norwegian Continental Shelf.
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Invented over 100 years ago, water mist technology is making a name for itself as a powerful alternative fire fighting technology. Today, the International Water Mist Association is helping spread the word through a number of informative events worldwide.
Spectrex Inc. is a world leader in optical flame and combustible gas detection, with over 30 years experience in providing solution for the protection of high-risk onshore and offshore oil & gas, chemical and petrochemical sites, including protection of storage tanks, filling operations, aircraft hangars, atria and many other areas where hydrocarbons fires are a concern.
XVR is virtual reality training software for the training, education and assessment of incident response professionals – fire & rescue, police ambulance and civil defence. XVR is used by schools and training centres, emergency services, industrial companies and critical infrastructure owners in 23 countries worldwide.
argus® are a division of e2v Technologies Ltd. Since the 1940’s e2v have developed imaging solutions for use in some of the World’s most exciting ventures, from monitoring environmental changes on Earth to helping NASA’s Curiosity Rover detect the elements, which could support life on Mars.
Solberg is the one-stop resource for firefighting foam concentrates and custom-designed foam suppression systems hardware. With our unique offering of environmentally sustainable fluorosurfactant and fluoropolymer-free foam concentrates, and traditional firefighting foam concentrates, Solberg leads the industry in firefighting foam innovation.
Holmatro Rescue Equipment develops, manufactures, sells and services high-pressure hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical rescue equipment. With a comprehensive dealer network on all continents, manufacturing plants in the Netherlands (head office) and USA, and sales offices in China and UK, we supply our products and services to fire and rescue organizations all over the world.
Dr Sthamer – Hamburg, has been developing and manufacturing state-of-the art firefighting foams since the 1920’s. Having been founded in 1886 by Dr Richard Sthamer, we are still proudly owned and managed by the Sthamer family. Our base is still at the original site where we started in, on the banks of the Bille River in Hamburg Germany.
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