Fire and Rescue Q2, 2014

Published:  30 May, 2014

Fire and Rescue Q2 has been published. To read the e-magazine click on the cover. We are now looking for contributions for our Q3 issue, which will have distribution at the Emergency Services Show and several other international events.

To advertise in the Q3 issue, please contact Kelly Francis,, 0044 0207 973 4666.

Synopsis Fire and Rescue Q3


Editorial deadline: July 25

Advertising deadline: August 1

Print: August 8

Published: August 20



•Product News


•Fire Ninja


Strategic Incident Command training

Dr Katherine Lamb from Oxforshire FRS addresses challenges associated with delivering training and assessment for strategic level incident commanders.

In profile: Stansted Airport Fire Service

Stansted Airport Fire Service is responsible at the airport for the response hijackings and therefore have a specific interest in the terrorism side of the threats a modern airport faces. Dave Sloggett reports on training and multi-agency objectives with a special focus on Hazmat and bomb disposal.


F&R looks at the impact of the new Euro VI engine legislation on fire truck technology. Experts discuss the new technology from a manufacturing perspective, while we speak to early adopters about the impact of Euro VI on operations and response.

Foams, powders, gels

F&R brings the latest developments on foams, powders, gels and related delivery systems, including CAFS.

High-rise firefighting

F&R covers new tactics and developments on a worldwide level. We look at  strategies that include approach, suppression, extinguishment, and new equipment.


Portable pumps and High Volume Pumps

Pumps are the firefighter’s lifeline, either for establishing water supply to fires or to remove water from flooding scenarios. F&R covers the latest case studies and equipment available worldwide.



Extrication training: several vehicle extrication instructors from all over the globe highlight their single most important lesson for students. Plus an overview of new training aids (books, apps, software), courses, rescue tools and stabilisation and cribbing equipment.


Equipment focus:



Thermal imaging cameras


People that would like to contribute, please get in touch with the editor, Ann-Marie Knegt at

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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.