Anti-pirate robotic nozzles made by Unifire debut in project Design and Violence.
The DFW Airport Fire Training Research Center (FTRC) has undergone a complete 21st century transformation in the way Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighters (ARFF) train, writes Michael Foster, Assistant Fire Chief/Training.
908 Devices awarded $2.6 million in growth funding for high pressure mass spectrometry tool.
Turbine-aided fire fighting in refineries
The TAF20 maneuverable tracked vehicle with top-mounted turbine has undergone testing at the RAM refinery in Milazzo-Italy, simulating worst-case scenarios.
Fluorine: is the future really free?
Simon Webb reports from the Angus Fire Foam Seminar held at the Manchester United stadium, Old Trafford, in Manchester (UK) on 3-4 June 2014.
Fire Resistance Testing Explained
Video explains the fire resistance testing process for passive fire protection products.
Detecting electrical and mechanical hotspots when working offshore
Dräger Marine & Offshore, part of the Dräger Group, believes its thermal imaging technology is helping to improve asset integrity management for offshore oil and gas operators.
A new foam solution for rim seal fires
PAPER: Rim seal fire protection for floating roof tanks with new developments in fire fighting foams containing water-soluble high molecular weight polymers, by Armi Haran, President, Orchidee International.
Immersive training at the UK Fire Service College
Bluehawk technology places students at the heart of an incident - SEE IT IN ACTION AT THE EMERGENCY SERVICES SHOW.
Official opening of LNG training facility
Falck Risc to open its new LNG training centre at the Maasvlakte in the Netherlands.
No-sweat fabric is put through its paces by Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue Service.
The new fabric is designed to manage moisture and keep wearers dry and cool.
Flamepro to share PPE expertise during Emergency Services Show 2014
Flamepro will be exhibiting new structural firefighter’s suits at the Emergency Services Show in September, together with a range of specialist garments specifically designed for Fire & Rescue Services (F&RSs), writes Managing Director Philip Johnson.
Fire protection for shale shakers and mud pits
Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions (WTS) receives a repeat order to install its Unitor Low Expansion Foam fire extinguishing system on a second jack-up newbuilding for Prospector Offshore Drilling.
FIRE JOKE OF THE WEEK: The brave matador
As the firetruck arrived at a burning building in a small Spanish town the firefighters observed a man dressed in a matador's bright costume, making matador poses and strutting around on the smoking roof.
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