Profiles

Crusader Hose has developed a range of reel systems to cover most fire brigades needs. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Crusader Hose – Reeling vs flaking

There are two main systems for handling large-diameter fire hose: reeling and flaking. When comparing…

Firefighters need the confidence that their clothing will protect them from all the risks that they face in a rescue incident. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
GORE-TEX Professional – Innovative rescue protection  backed by proven technology

Since its international launch in June, the new GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® PYRAD® stretch fabric for rescue…

The FIRE EAGLE 2.0 is ready for action in an instant. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
FIRE EAGLE 2.0 – The world’s fastest firefighting boot

Firefighting boots are exposed to extreme situations on a daily basis. When things have to…

S&H Managing Director Simon Stewart inspecting the 1 millionth garment. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Stewart & Heaton Clothing Co. – Major milestone for S&H – 1,000,000 certified wildland garments

In July 2022, a major milestone was reached for Stewart & Heaton Clothing Co. Pty…

PYRO-CHEM KITCHEN KNIGHT II by Johnson Controls. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
KITCHEN KNIGHT II – Time-tested kitchen hazard protection

The KITCHEN KNIGHT II restaurant fire suppression system is a pre-engineered solution designed to suppress…

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Natural Disasters Expo – Delighted to launch its first ever Asia-based conference in Singapore in December 2022

The Natural Disasters Expo will be held in Asia for the first time ever this…

A Mallee Configuration: 1 x Basecamp and 2 x Containers including Life-Support Skids. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Humanihut – Mallee – a combination of systems creating one, unique solution 

Taking its name from the iconic Australian eucalypt trees which grow as a collection of…

Firefighters, athletes, construction workers and anyone exerting themselves in the heat can lower the impact of heat stress with hand and forearm immersion. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Kore Kooler Rehab Chair – Combat heat stress with active cooling

What is heat stress? Heat stress occurs when the body’s internal core temperature rises above…

Hose Master Mobile travels light and fast. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Hose Master Mobile from Esteri – The easy-to-move, fully automatic fire hose washing and maintenance unit 

Since Interschutz 2022 in Hannover, Germany, Finnish Esteri Group’s fully automatic fire hose washing and…

Designed for safety and comfort Hero 365 Fireboot.
Workwear Group – New fire-resistant ensembles and fireboot

Emergency Services uniforms are more than just the brand name, distinct colours and strips of…

RFBAQ Fusion Cruiser

Our goal was to make a safer light attack firefighting platform that also meets brigade needs and we think that we have succeeded.

6 prototype vehicles were constructed and toured Queensland brigades. Comprehensive feedback was received from brigades, collated and made available on our website at www.rfbaq.org/la-prototype . This feedback was then used to produce a further 2 LandCruiser-based light attack fire trucks.

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Panasonic TOUGHBOOK – At the forefront of innovation, designing and manufacturing specialist technology

For over 100 years Panasonic has been at the forefront of innovation, designing and manufacturing…

Magnum 40th anniversary – Supplying uniform and protective footwear across the world

Magnum is celebrating our 40-year anniversary for supplying uniform and protective footwear across the world.…

ESKA has developed its own programme for cut protection which is constantly refined. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
ESKA – Professional glovemaker invests locally

For 110 years the Austrian family business ESKA has specialised in the development and manufacturing…

The Bronto Skylift F28ALR aerial pumper features a full five-person Scania crew cab for stand-alone operation. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Bronto Skylift Australia/NZ – Proud to be major suppliers of HEPs to the Australia and New Zealand Fire Services 

Bronto Skylift Aust./NZ are proud to be major suppliers of HEPs to the Australia and…

Police searching underwater with the Pulse 8X. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
JW Fishers – Recovering evidence with technology

On a spring afternoon a call comes in to the police station citing an armed…

Kurt Vollmacher is the creator of ISO 17840 and an independent expert on Alternative Energy. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Kurt Vollmacher – A personal passion

As a small child, I lived in a street where eight firefighters also had their…

ECO-DRY Shield is worn by wildland firefighters in Victoria and South Australia. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Hainsworth Protective Fabrics – Returning to AFAC 2022

Hainsworth Protective Fabrics are excited to be returning to AFAC, Australia’s largest emergency services conference.…

The new GORE-TEX CROSSTECH® PYRAD® stretch fabric redefines comfort and protection for rescue. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
GORE-TEX Professional – Introduces enhanced comfort with blood borne pathogen and flame protection for rescue 

ORE-TEX Professional (Gore) raises personal protection for technical rescue teams to a new level with…

The Bayswater™ Mobile Hose Crate 1600 series in action with 203mm diameter layflat hose. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Crusader Hose – Reeling systems for large diameter layflat hose

Getting large volumes of water to problematic fire sites can be challenging for incident controllers…

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TNL280 Deluge Nozzle ‘New M4’ Tunnel, Sydney, Australia

About the ‘New M4’ Tunnels  The ‘New M4’ East (M4E) tunnel project is located in…

FTS’ expanded offerings as an AEM brand provide better bushfire detection and monitoring tools. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
FTS – Expands Bushfire Mitigation Capabilities as Part of AEM

You already know FTS as a leading provider of situational awareness solutions for bushfires and…

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