Industrial Fire Journal, Spring 2015 issue has been published

Published:  13 March, 2015

The market-leading international publication covering response and fire protection for high-risk industry is available to read online and download straight on to your computer.

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Queensland and Western Australia publish draft Management of Firefighting Foam Policy – the most comprehensive document of its type to date; are Safety Data Sheets environmentally fit for purpose? Foam expert lays out his vision for the next stage of fire fighting foam; fluorine-free foam passes UL fire sprinkler performance test; guidance on biomass fire fighting.

Case study: Campofrio - the worst fire in European food processing for 20 years.

Pumps and ancillary equipment

An industrial fire truck that can pump at 7,500 gpm; NAFCO introduces trio of pump innovations; new foam proportioner features simple and modern technology; BBA goes nuclear; WS Darley pushes the limits of possibility.

Sprinklers & water mist

Tyco's approach to industrial oil fryer protection; the benefits of solid-state systems.


Solutions for extreme environments; CertAlarm – a single point of call for fire certification in Europe; the latest detection news.

Alarms: case study

Upgrading protection for GDF SUEZ's Saltend Power Station.


Conclusion of a project for an Intelligent Active Dynamic Signage System.

ARFF matters

International Fire Training College in profile; training news; highlights of the AFOA conference in Dublin.

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Company Profiles

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.

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.

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.