Crusader Hose – Fighting the Cobrico peat fire

In mid-March 2018, a bush fire tore through Cobrico in Victoria’s south-west,igniting the peat bog underneath. This left behind toxic levels of carbon monoxide and caused the temporary relocation of 20 per cent of residents. After attempting to bring the…

Fire detection in large-scale, high-risk industrial environments

Designing a reliable fire detection system for high-risk industrial environments can prove particularly challenging. There are a number of factors that need to be taken into consideration, not least the location and scale of the site. Extra care needs to…

Ten years of Tyco’s women’s growth network and inaugural SFPE Conference

This month saw the inaugural Society Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) Conference take place in Dubai from 19-23 March. Tyco’s diversity programme, the Women’s Growth Network, which will celebrate its ten-year anniversary in 2017 was highlighted at the conference, themed Getting-It-Right:…

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