APF Magazine E-Newswire Archive

Bushfire Burns More than 2 Million Acres

A fire in Western Australia has burned at least 2 million acres of rural land—an…

INTERSCHUTZ NEWS – More than 50 percent of available display space already booked

Numerous companies have already signed up to take part in 2020, such that just over…

Apollo Set To Showcase Latest Product At Fire India 2018: Stand C 02

Apollo Fire Detectors, specialists in the design and manufacture of high-quality fire detection equipment, will be…

Major expansion of Exova Warringtonfire’s global fire team continues

Exova Warringtonfire is continuing to invest heavily in expanding its global fire team, following the…

Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano is the Most Active Volcano in the United States

The latest US geological survey update, released on the 24th October is an update on the…

Indonesian Lion Air plane crashes 13 min after take-off

An early Lion Air flight out of Jakarta on Monday (29th Oct) lost contact with control…

Successful outcome of “AFAC18 powered by INTERSCHUTZ”

The lead theme of AFAC18, “Changing lives in a changing world”, proved to be well…

Babcock signs 10-year partnership with the Metropolitan Fire Service to develop Engineering Centre of Excellence

Babcock Australasia (Babcock) is proud to announce that it has commenced a 10-year partnership with…

MD Appointment Signals New Phase of Growth for Advanced

Global fire systems leader, Advanced, has announced the appointment of Pete Browitt, as Managing Director.…

Announcing DroneSense–FLIR Edition Drone Flight Control and Management Software Platform

Introduces Thermal Sensor Integration with DroneSense Software for Improved UAS Incident and Routine Non-Emergency Response…

Mother and Baby Daughter Killed in Freak Fire Accident

Last Wednesday the 17th of October, a mother and baby were killed in a house fire…

Dauntless Air Expands Fire Boss Fleet

Aerial firefighting leader grows as demand increases for modernized wildfire approach Dauntless Air, an aerial…

Orolia Prepares Nine Search and Rescue Systems Across Five Continents for Global Commissioning

A New Annual Record for the Global Leader in Search and Rescue Technology Orolia, the…

New Modular Breathing Apparatus Technology from MSA Creates Broad New Options for Firefighters

Until recently, a one-size-fits-all approach for firefighter respiratory protection might have been considered the norm.…

Engineering services are already utilised.
Increasing emergency management capacity through the business sector

Current research funded through the Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre is exploring planning…

Honourable Minister of Housing & Local Government Malaysia Zuraida binti Kamaruddin, Secretary General of Housing and Local Government, Dato Sri Hj. Mohmmad Bin Mentek, Director General Mohammad Hamdan Wahid, other Government Officials and Senior Officers of the Fire & Rescue Department following the Rank Marking Coronation Ceremony.
Fire & Rescue Department of Malaysia Director General

The Fire & Rescue Department of Malaysia appointed the Director General Mohammad Hamdan Wahid with…

Easy Lock pipes and fittings are connected in one simple movement without the need for adhesive.
Kunkook Easy Lock – Aspirating smoke detection pipes and fittings

With today’s smart and intelligent super-high-rise buildings and the increase in the number of data…

PAC+CARE: Flexible Managed Service For PPE/C

“A growing focus on firefighter health and well-being has shone a spotlight on the importance…

Jacinto Urban Vehicle 2018.
Jacinto – You know us, you trust us – The company, the new urban vehicle and the ARFF Lusitano

For over 30 years building fire fighting vehicles of excellence, Jacinto attends to all the…

Leadership Putting the Pieces Together.
The leadership puzzle, unraveling crisis leadership

In a previous article for Asia Pacific Fire, I commented on the need for post-event…

A fire experiment in a building with a high roof showed that smoke would take considerable time to drop below 2 m therefore it is not recommended to rely on exposure conditions to determine the tenability conditions in buildings with high roofs(ceilings).
Calculating tenability conditions when smoke drops below 2m

While it is always recommended to design fire safety systems to maintain the smoke layer…

Honeywell fire alarm systems.
Modern technology will further improve fire safety around the world

On March 25, Russia experienced its deadliest blaze in nearly a decade, killing 64 people…

Subscribe to Asia Pacific Fire today for FREE!

Choose a Printed or Digital subscription to have full access to our website content.

Subscribe here for FREE

To dismiss this message please login here