Integrated Fire Safety of IBCs and Intermodals

Published:  11 January, 2017

A three-day course will take place 11-13 April at Spinel Safety Centre in Dordrecht, the Netherlands.

The training is aimed at people with direct or indirect responsibility for the identification of credible incidents and control of risks associated with incidents involving intermediate bulk containers with flammable and combustible liquids and intermodal containers containing hazardous materials.

NFPA codes and standards 11, 15, 16 and 30 will be referenced throughout the JOIFF-accredited course. Subjects include:

• Design and construction of warehouses and outside storage facilities for IBCs

• (Semi)-fixed fire extinguishing systems

• Identification of credible incident scenarios with IBCs and intermodals containing hazardous materials

• Intermodal for UN class 3 is present during the training, to demonstrate safety provisions the tank container

• Behaviour in composite IBCs during fire exposure

• Behaviour of flammable liquids during a fire when fire-fighting foam is applied

Credible scenarios involving IBCs and intermodal containers containing hazardous material of UN transport classes 2, 3, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 5.1, 5.2, 6, 8 and 9 will be discussed in detail during training, which will be organised from a performance-based perspective.

Among the instructors will be Peter de Roos of H2K and Jeanne van Buren of Marsh Risk Consulting.

For more information visit www.h2k.nl

  • Operation Florian

Sign up: eMagazine & eNewsletter

The latest issues in your inbox.

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.

Calendar