Industrial Fire Journal - Fire & Rescue - Hemming Group Ltd
Keeping it clean

Delegates at the recent foam management seminar in Queensland, Brisbane heard how a new, environmentally-neutral disposal method for fluorochemical waste that costs as little as US$1 per litre could revolutionise the way companies handle the disposal of fluorinated foam concentrates and contaminated soil and water.

New communication Wave in Cleveland

Cleveland Fire Brigade upgrades its control room to enable operators to securely take 999 calls from the public and communicate with frontline staff via any network or device.

Drones for search and rescue

ASTM International is proposing three standards to support the use of drones in search and rescue operations.

Fire Trade Europe 2017 has been published

Fire Trade Europe is the only directory that is solely dedicated to the firefighting and active/passive fire protection markets.

Aviation-based risk assessment tool

A free-of-charge, analytical risk-assessment system is to be presented by the Airport Fire Officers Association and Simtrainer UK during a one-day workshop.

Offroad wildland fire trucks

Eight ultra-light firefighting vehicles designed specifically for the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning in Victoria, Australia have been delivered as part of a statewide fleet upgrade.

Industrial fire tender with HRET

Zeeland Refinery in the south west of the Netherlands takes delivery of a new industrial fire truck built by Ziegler.

Chemical identification for responders

The MX908 is designed for trace-level detection and identification across a variety of CBRNE and hazmat response missions.

Hose for low-pressure, high-volume operations

New hose is the first ‘true internal diameter’ hose specifically designed for front-line, heavy-duty firefighting.

Testing fire detection in heavy-duty vehicles

A method to test and certify fire detection systems intended for heavy vehicles has been introduced by RISE Safety and Transport; SP Method 5320 and SP Certification Rules (SPCR) 197.

Fire Protection and Safety in Tunnels Conference, 19-21 September, Norway

Event programme now published exploring minimisation strategies, technical advances and fire safety regulations.

Medical gases for emergency vehicles

The North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust awards a four-year contract to Medical Gas Solutions for the supply of medical gases to its 1,000 emergency vehicles.

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Industrial Fire Journal, Summer 2017 has been published

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