Bronto Skylift

Bronto Skylift appoints TRI-Lift as their distributor in Canada

TRI-Lift has been appointed as the new Bronto Skylift distributor in Canada. As a division of TRI-Crane, Ontario-based TRI-Lift was founded by three partners, Jason Hanna, Mark Williams and Aaron Hanna in March 2019 and will provide sales, service and maintenance, spare parts and rental of Bronto’s non-insulated aerial truck mounted platforms. Williams, TRI-Crane partner, said, “When we got to know Bronto Skylift we did some background research and saw

Cambridge Fire and Rescue Service

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service steps up to 2020 challenges

Despite 2020 bringing unprecedented challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service has continued to deliver vital services to the residents of Cambridgeshire. While maintaining an effective emergency response, staff have been delivering safety advice and supporting the health sector with the battle against COVID-19. Even before the pandemic fully began in March, storms Ciara and Dennis hit the county with high winds reaching between 50 and

NFCC

NFCC confirm firefighters are prepared to assist with vaccination rollout

The National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) have confirmed that firefighters across the country are being provided with thousands of lateral flow tests by the government in order to support the ongoing fight against COVID-19. The Home Office informed the NFCC about the move by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) recently. The initial 10,000 tests a week will enable at least 5,000 firefighters to continue to assist with

SFRS

Scottish Fire & Rescue Service (SFRS) issues frozen water warning

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) is warning communities across Scotland to stay clear of frozen water as temperatures drop. The national service is urging the public to be aware of the risks of going onto or allowing children and pets to go onto the ice. According to the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, more than 50 per cent of all drowning cases involving ice in the

Streamlight

Streamlight Dualie 3AA ATEX rated flashlight wows industry wide

Streamlight Inc. offers a range of high-quality products built with precision and performance especially for law enforcement, fire & rescue and the military. Trusted all over the world by multiple industries, Streamlight is defined by their innovation, delivering effective, efficient, high performance lighting solutions. These feature the latest technology, unmatched performance, incredible value and durability that you can depend on. The Dualie family of lights are intrinsically safe and feature

Bronto Skylift

Bronto Skylift provide new aerial platforms for the IJsselland Safety Region

Bronto Skylift will be further assisting the Safety Region of Ijsselland in Netherlands after they agreed a deal for three new fire fighting aerial platforms with Bronto’s local distributor, Kenbri Fire Fighting. The public tender regarding the supply and maintenance of 3 new fire-fighting platforms was awarded to Kenbri and the contract was signed in Zwolle on Tuesday 8th December. The IJsselland safety region had issued the tender because the

Rosenbauer

Rosenbauer receive major order from airport operator AENA

Rosenbauer received a major order from Spain just before year-end. Airport operator AENA ordered 22 PANTHER 6×6 vehicles, including a multi-year maintenance contract. The vehicles are destined for twelve of the largest airports in Spain and will be delivered by the end of 2022. The Spanish airport operator ordered an additional seven rescue vehicles from Rosenbauer in another project. The PANTHER is one of the most powerful and safest ARFF

Heat Pump Association

Phil Hurley takes over as Heat Pump Association Chairman

Phil Hurley is the new Chairman of the Heat Pump Association (HPA), replacing Graham Wright who has finished his two-year term and now steps down from the role. Replacing Phil Hurley as Vice-Chairman is Max Halliwell of Mitsubishi Electric. During his tenure Graham Wright oversaw some major breakthroughs for the heat pump industry and has steered the HPA into a strong position in helping to push the UK towards a

FIA

The Big Interview: How the FIA are guiding the industry for a better future

Ian Moore, CEO, Fire Industry Association (FIA), talks to International Fire Buyer about the intricacies of the Covid-19 pandemic, the war against cladding and the Brexit transition How has Covid-19 impacted the industry and what are FIA doing to aid the sector? The impact to the fire safety industry is as damaging as many others. Restrictions on movement, economic hardship and an unknown conclusion place companies in unknown territory and