Industrial Fire Journal, Summer 2015 issue has been published

Published:  01 June, 2015

The market-leading international publication covering response and fire protection for high-risk industry is available to read online. Or you can download it here.

Contents

Storage tank protection

Increasing rate of lightning activity has implications for the storage tank industry.

Industrial firefighting

Case study of the toxic vapour cloud release in Spain; get the best out of your nozzle with Class A foam.

Training

TEEX builds a new rail transportation emergency facility; CFB Risk makes US$16m investment for training industry.

ARFF on the front line

Behind the scenes with one of the last units to leave Helmand Province, Afghanistan.

Foam

The most significant developments in the last decade; why a major US foam supplier has acquired a Spanish manufacturer; implications of the European Chemicals Agency's consultation on PFOA-related substances; testing AFFF and fluorine-free expansion ratios; innovation and opinion on fluorine-free technology.

Suppression

FM's approach to ensuring the performance of special protection technologies; new IMO requirement marks latest chapter of water mist's history.

Detection

Interview with Rene Jungbluth, Siemens; how open path detection systems rise to the toxic challenge; protecting a landmark office in London; detection news in brief.

PPE

Adapting firefighter PPE to different environments; launch of the smallest helmet-mounted TIC.

  • Operation Florian

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Company Profiles

HazSim - Bringing situational HazMat training to life

HazSim, LLC provides innovative simulation training to ensure your team works safely and effectively. HazSim Pro simulation equipment is in use by hundreds of fire departments, training schools, industrial fire teams, and private trainers across the US, Canada and further afield as well as the US Army.

Revolutionizing fire fighting foam technology

The one-stop resource for fire fighting foam concentrates and custom-designed foam suppression systems hardware.

Advancing rescue technology

The specialist supplier of quality PPE and Rescue Equipment to Emergency Services.

The ultimate in innovation, quality and service

For 60 years Lehavot has been delivering the world’s most advanced fire detection and suppression automatic systems

Trust the best, let us be your foam solution

AUXQUIMIA is a Spanish company whose main activity is the design, manufacture and commercialization of firefighting foam concentrates.

Williams Fire & Hazard Control offers a full line of specialized fire response equipment for oil and gas platforms

From storage tanks and pipeline emergencies to offshore platforms and vessels at sea, Williams' response personnel and specialized equipment quickly address adverse fire emergencies.

Foam fights fire

Europe’s foremost fire fighting foam manufacturer has been developing and producing foams since the 1920s.

The leader in truck-mounted hydraulic platforms

Our mission is to provide the best and the safest solution to professionals that work at height.

The independent alternative

Dafo Fomtec AB is a privately owned company with head office in Stockholm Sweden and manufacturing in Helsingborg in the south of Sweden.

If you want quality, you want Zico

Since its inception Ziamatic Corp has provided the men and women of the fire service with products designed to make their jobs safer and easier.

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