Fire and Rescue Q2, 2016 has been published

Published:  08 June, 2016

In this issue of Fire and Rescue you can read all about how allied forces in the Horn of Africa are training local firefighters and Coastguard.  We report on the second part of the Airport Fire Officers Conference, and highlight a new way of thinking for incident commanders.

Plus we provide a report on a recent multi-agency VR exercise held at a major Middle Eastern Airport. We also explore new ways of fighting wildland fires with UAVs, and much more…

To read your issue of Fire and Rescue, click here or on the cover.

What is coming up in Fire and Rescue Q3?

Drone assisted large scale disaster response

Preview of the Airport Fire Officers Association’s Annual Conference


-animal rescue

-swift water rescue

-extrication and stabilisation

How to achieve interoperability between agencies and how to prevent silo working

In profile: Newcastle Airport Fire Training Centre

Mobile water mist applications


-construction of firefighting clothing

Hazmat training case study


-Ziegler 125 years

High-rise firefighting techniques and operations

Foams, powders and gels

Product reviews:


Mobile and portable pumps and HGVs

To advertise contact: Kelly Francis on 0207 973 4666

To contribute editorially contact Ann-Marie Knegt on 01935 374001

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Company Profiles

Renka´s Fire Engine No. 1

Firefighting, fast, safe, everywhere. Michael Renka GmbH, based in Germany, is a manufacturer of firefighting vehicles, pumps and rescue equipment.

Waterax - We move water

Trusted by wildland firefighters around the world, WATERAX sets the industry standard by developing innovative, portable fire pumps and water-handling equipment designed to withstand demanding applications and rugged environments.

Big Water Flow for Industrial and Municipal Firefighting Applications

Protecting the lives of the public and firefighters while limiting the structural damage caused in large scale fires is our primary mission

We are committed to improving lives and doing business in the right way

We have a unique mix of capability and culture that we refer to as 3M Science and we strive to develop products that improve people’s daily lives in a multitude of ways.

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.

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

Advancing rescue technology

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

Revolutionizing fire fighting foam technology

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

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.

The leader in truck-mounted hydraulic platforms

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

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.

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.