The support we have received for this issue has been astounding and has meant that this is nearly the biggest we’ve ever published. AFAC22 powered by INTERSCHUTZ is going ahead in August and we here at Asia Pacific Fire can certainly feel the excitement brewing in the industry. We have our usual highly regarded AFAC powered by INTERSCHUTZ Show Preview of what will be happening at this industry-leading event as well as our usual Exhibitor Showcase. Our AFAC21 special covers a huge 59 pages of this issue, so please be sure to check it out, especially if you are attending. You can also visit the Asia Pacific Fire – AFAC powered by INTERSCHUTZ online exhibitor showcase by clicking here. Interesting articles of note in this issue include Introducing the RFBAQ designed ‘Fusion Cruiser’; Reducing PFAS levels in firefighters by blood and plasma donation; Use of search cameras during USAR operations; and Standards Australia’s iconic Nation Report. Other informative articles include An innovative flame-detector solution for helidecks and aircraft hangers; Changing the way we predict and respond to fire nationally; Award-winning just-in-time innovation; Why is it critical to specify purpose-built battery packs for firefighting PPV fans and much, much more. We sincerely hope you enjoy reading this bumper issue of Asia Pacific Fire Magazine. If you have any comments or questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Teledyne FLIR’s expanded lineup of Thermal Imaging Cameras (TICs) provides a comprehensive view of the Fire scene and enables incident commanders to make better decisions in a smoke-filled room.
Justin Choveaux, Lucinda Coates, Peter Geale, Danny Haipola, Nigel J.C. Holmes, John Kilgour, Dr. Roger A Klein, Adrian O’Connell, Dr Eliot Sizeland, Jennifer Swaine, Rob Thomas, Dr. Richard Thornton, Mick Tisbury, Mr Bruce Wong, Mr Yu Zhang, Ms Fang Shao