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International Water Mist Association announces key deadlines for the conference in Rome

The 17th International Water Mist Conference will – as has been announced already – take place on 25 and 26 October 2017 in Rome.

Emergency Services Show 2017 returns to the NEC

This year’s ESS will feature new learning opportunities including CPD-accredited seminars which are free to attend.

Dates announced for 4th International Tall Building Fire Safety Conference

The 4th International Tall Building Fire Safety Conference will take place on 20–22 June 2017 at Excel, London alongside the Firex International Exhibition.

Keynote speakers for IFSEC and Firex 2017

Professor Brian Cox OBE, Dame Kelly Holmes and Simon Weston CBE have been confirmed as keynote speakers.

UAV Awareness Course for Emergency Services

Promotion: The one-day workshop on the use of drones for emergency response will take place on April 6, 2017 – book your place now.

Firefighting Foam Policy seminar – final programme

The Department of Environment and Heritage Protection of Queensland, Australia has published the final programme for its foam policy implementation seminar taking place this week in Brisbane.

Passive fire protection – getting it right

Register for a free webinar on passive fire protection.

Human Factors Conference 2017, 22-23 June 2017, Manchester Airport

Tickets are now on sale for the Human Factors Conference 2017, which will be held at Manchester Airport on 22-23 June 2017. Set underneath the wings of the Concorde, the conference will bring together professionals from healthcare, the fire and rescue service and the aviation sectors.

Emergency Management Airport Summit launched in Singapore

The Emergency Management for Airports Summit 2017 will take place from 28-31 March 2017 in Singapore. Hemmingfire readers are eligible to a 10% discount when signing up for this event.

Raising standards in passive fire protection

Hydrocarbon Passive Fire Protection Network to launch in the US.

Seminar on the implementation of Queensland’s Environmental Management of Firefighting Foam Policy

The Department of Environment and Heritage of Queensland, Australia confirms a seminar for end users will take place in Brisbane 21-23 February 2017.

Integrated Fire Safety of IBCs and Intermodals

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

Foam School
Foam School 2017

The five-day Foam School has been organised by training specialist H2K in cooperation with foam manufacturer Dr Sthamer-Hamburg.

Calls for expressions of interest for foam seminar

The Department of Environment and Heritage of Queensland, Australia is seeking expressions of interest for a seminar that aims to  provide fire-fighting foam end users and their direct service providers with information and guidance on the requirements of the operational policy, implementation issues, options and timelines.

Experts on vehicle fires meet in Baltimore this week

There is still time to register for the Fires in Vehicles conference, 5-6 October, Baltimore.

ADIPEC 2016 VIP Programme published

OPEC secretary general Mohammed Barkindo to present world oil outlook to industry.

Innovation at Tank Storage Asia, 27-28 September 2016

Tank Storage Asia 2016 returns to The Marina Bay Sands, Singapore next week, with an expanded show floor, improved conference programme and more international suppliers.

UK Health and Safety Laboratory announces one-day COMAH course

COMAH: The application of CLP and Aggregation in the COMAH 2015 Regulations, 19 October, Buxton, UK.

FIVE, October 5-6, Baltimore, USA

Fire safety in vehicles is an international problem and at FIVE (Fires in Vehicles) delegates can meet the experts.

AFOA annual conference

Speakers announced for the Airport Fire Officers Association's annual conference, Hilton London Gatwick, 18-19 January 2017.

Embrace the new energy landscape

Oil and gas giants call for industry collaboration ahead of ADIPEC.

16th International Water Mist Conference – programme published

The International Water Mist Conference takes place at the Arcotel Wimberger in Vienna, Austria 21-22 September 2016.

High-rise protection opportunity during Firex

The speakers for the Tall Building Fire Safety Network meeting taking place 22 June during the Firex exhibition in Excel, London have been announced.

GTT to discuss priority traffic control for emergency vehicles during EMS 2016 Copenhagen

Intelligent traffic signal solutions for ambulances and other emergency vehicles will be a focus of the Emergency Medical Services Congress, May 30 to 1 June, Copenhagen, Denmark. 

Height issues

A few spaces still remain for the Tall Building Fire Safety Management Course, London 16-19 May 2016.

Ready for the NFPA Conference & Expo?

The National Fire Protection Association is hosting its annual extravaganza at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, 13-16 June

Are you ready to make the switch to fluorine-free foams?

The Singapore Aviation Academy and the International Aviation Fire Protection Association launch a new firefighting foam seminar, 20-22 July.

Entries now open for this year’s National Breathing Apparatus Challenge at the UK's Fire Service College

The annual National Breathing Apparatus Challenge has been held every October for the last eight years and this year is no different, with fire teams from all over the UK expected to take part on Saturday 8 October at the Fire Service College.

A new platform for the hydrocarbon passive protection community

NEW EVENT: Dates announced for inaugural conference in Manchester.

Back to Foam School

NEW EVENT: Foam manufacturer Dr Sthamer and fire training provider H2K organise the Foam School 2016, 4-8 April at the CNPP training facility in Vernon, France.

The two largest storage tanks exhibitions in the Middle East become one

Single event will be held in Dubai in April 2016.

AFOA Conference - last chance to book your place

The Airport Fire Officers Association (AFOA) has confirmed that 150 delegates have already signed up for its annual conference, held at the Hilton at London Gatwick Airport on January 20-21, 2016.

The UK Water Mist Seminar 2016

EVENT LAUNCH: The British Automatic Fire Sprinkler Association, the Fire Industry Association and the International Water Mist Association have joined forces to increase understanding of the power of water mist. 

PPE and Duty of Care Forum: catch yourself an early-bird rate

EVENT LAUNCH: A unique opportunity to prepare an effective PPE strategy that ensures firefighters are safe.

Risk management and fire safety conference, April 25-26, Istanbul, Turkey

VdS is to hold a second international conference on risk management, loss prevention and fire protection.

Eye in the sky

Unmanned aerial vehicles will take centre stage at the Emergency Services Show, NEC, Birmingham (UK) on 23 and 24 September.

International Water Mist Association Conference 2015

The annual IWMA Conference 2015 will take place at the Mercure Hotel Amsterdam, the Netherlands on 28-29 October 2015.

How strong is your last line of defence?

FOR YOUR DIARY PPE and Duty of Care Forum, 2nd of February 2016 (NOTE THE CHANGE OF DATE, PREVIOUSLY 15 SEPTEMBER 2015), The Macdonald Burlington Hotel, Birmingham, UK

Foam workshop: foam concentrates of the future

EVENT What type of fire fighting foam concentrate will you be using in the next 10 years? Find out at the three-day workshop in Spain in October.

Ready for FIREX?

EVENT PREVIEW: FIREX International turns up the heat as it returns to London’s ExCeL June 16-18

Aerial Fire Fighting Conference Europe 2015

EVENT REVIEW This year’s Aerial Firefighting Europe 2015 was held in Zadar, Croatia on April 29-30, 2015. Terry Loughran, conference chairman, reports on the proceedings.  

HazMat 2015 – Information, Understanding, Safety, 16-17 June, Sydney (Australia)

CONFERENCE: Fire Protection Association Australia is to host a two-day conference and exhibition aimed at creating a safer chemical management industry.

Firefighting Foam - Understanding and Managing the Environmental Risks, 18th June, Sydney (Australia)

SEMINAR: The Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage Protection is organising a one-day technical seminar for users, responders and regulators aimed at improving understanding of the chemistry, actions and impacts of fire fighting foam on the environment.

ONS Norway cancelled

Low oil prices leads to cancellation of exhibition and conference for the oil and gas industry in the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

The Emergency Services Show returns to the NEC on 23-24 September 2015

A new seminar theatre dedicated to training will feature at The Emergency Services Show, which will return to the NEC in Birmingham from 23-24 September 2015. Free to attend, the new seminars will be led by experts who run specialist courses for emergency services personnel, and will expand the offering of free learning opportunities already available to visitors.

Cityforum Round Table Discussion ‘Industrial Fire – risks, requirements & resources’, Thursday 16 April, London

FOR YOUR DIARY: Prevention, management and response – what are the future capability needs of industrial fire fighters, especially with regard to the imminent changes to COMAH requirements; affecting nearly 1,000 sites?

Holmatro Rescue Experience: the 35,000 Euro Extrication Challenge

During Interschutz – held from 8-13 June 2015 in Hannover, Germany - Holmatro will organize a special edition of the Holmatro Rescue Experience, called; ‘The 35,000 Euro Extrication Challenge.

Interschutz 2015 –come and find us in hall 27, M26

From 8 to 13 June this year, the Hannover Exhibition Center, the world’s biggest tradeshow complex, is hosting Interschutz, the show for all matters innovative and ingenious that the world has to offer in the way of technology, services and ideas for the rescue, fire prevention, disaster relief, safety and security sectors. Hemming Fire will be located in hall 27, stand M26.

Innovation at the heart of StocExpo 2015

StocExpo 2015, the largest dedicated event for the world’s terminal operators, oil companies, traders and regulators, returns on 17-19 March at the Ahoy, Rotterdam, with over 200 leading international suppliers, all looking to showcase their latest innovations to the wider market.

Over 80 global tank storage experts confirmed for Congress at the Third Annual Tank World Expo in Dubai

FOR YOUR DIARY: The leaders of the global tank storage industry are preparing to visit Dubai for two days of expert strategic congress, CEO insight, practical case studies, in-depth discussion, technology launches and networking at Tank World Expo April 13-14 2015.