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Engineered Clean Agent Fire Suppression – Kidde Advanced Delivery System (ADS™)

The Kidde Advanced Delivery System (ADS™) Clean Agent Suppression System for Novec 1230 and FM200…

Full Body Suit • Portable, non-invasive and easy to apply core body-cooling system designed for heat stroke treatment. • Rapidly reduces core body temperature at an average rate of 7.2*C/hour.
ZOLL Medical – Exclusive distribution agreement for unique CarbonCool portable body cooling solution

ZOLL Medical Corporation, an Asahi Kasei company that manufactures medical devices and related software solutions,…

Aussie acts to combat Wildfires wherever they are.
Get ready for the big burn

This story is contributed by Warwick Lorenz from Australian Pump Industries. Warwick has learnt from…

Typical overall system schematic for a ‘cloud’ based solution for an application covering multiple sites.
IoT-enabled valve monitoring system can ease inspection burden

A new wireless valve monitoring system, which recently earned the FM Approvals certification, promises to…

Secutech Vietnam.
Secutech Vietnam to be moved to a later date

Instead of its originally scheduled late-September timeslot, Secutech Vietnam will now take place at a…

Volvo Trucks, Mission Focused ergonomics and enhanced visibility support firefighter performance and increase situational awareness.
Sitting in the driver’s seat of a fire truck, you need all the help you can get

The one person that makes or breaks the success of a rescue and/or fire attack…

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ARFF: airports transition to environmentally friendly firefighting foams

In case of fire emergency at airports, every second counts. Aircraft Rescue Fire Firefighters (ARFF)…

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Two dead, 12 missing in landslide in southwestern China

At least two people were killed and 12 people went missing following a landslide in…

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Cyclone Gulab kills two as it slams into eastern India

Two fishermen were reported dead after a cyclone packing strong winds and rains barrelled into…

Vallfirest presents its first line of portable fire pumps: reliable units for remote location wildfires

No tool equals water access in a wildland firefighting operation. It is a well known…

Free Webinar: Modernise your fire protection system with an advanced clean agent

Thursday, 14 October 2021 | 10:00am Singapore Time, GMT +08:00 Speakers: Jimmy Chin, 3M Novec…

Xtralis VESDA-E VEA installation.
Performance-based smoke detection reduces cost and enhances safety

For special architectural features such as atria and large open spaces, advanced smoke detection technology…

Magrius Wolf R1 tactical robot. (Magrius)
Power meets multifunctionality: Magirus presents the brand-new Wolf R1 tactical robot

Following the successful 2014 launch of the AirCore TAF35 firefighting robot and the 2020 launch…

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China’s Henan province witnesses torrential rains

China’s Henan province witnessed torrential rains, resulting in a level IV emergency response to floods…

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At least three killed, dozens injured as shallow quake hits China’s Sichuan province

At least three people were killed and dozens injured when a shallow earthquake struck south-western…

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E2S shows in-depth warning signal capabilities at ADIPEC

E2S Warning Signals design and manufacture alarm horn sounders, Xenon strobe and LED warning beacons…

FDNY adds 25 names to Memorial Wall for deaths related to World Trade Center illnesses

The FDNY added the names of 25 members who died of illnesses related to their…

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Think disasters are isolated? Think again, warns the UN

Given the ever-increasing frequency of severe weather events, human-made catastrophes and epidemics, piecemeal and fragmented…

AFAC21 goes virtual

This October for the first time in the event’s 26-year history, AFAC will take place…

Avy Aera with camera for wildfire detection. (Avy)
Long-range drone Avy Aera tested to fight wildfires

The go-ahead has been initiated for test phases 2 and 3 to detect wildfires with…

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New wildland firefighting suit unveiled by FlamePro sets new PPE benchmark for the industry

Wildland fires are an increasing threat in the UK. They’re high-risk, difficult to manage and…

Kidde Natura Inert Gas System

The latest innovation in fire suppression technology, the Kidde Natura Inert Gas System (Natura IGS)…

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