Pierce secures order of 11 custom apparatus for Greenwood County Fire Service in South Carolina

Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation company, has announced that it has secured an order of 11 custom apparatus for Greenwood County Fire Service in South Carolina. The order is made up of custom apparatus including five Saber FR pumpers, four Pierce dry-side tankers, an Ascendant 107 inch aerial ladder and a Pierce 100 inch heavy-duty rear mount aerial tower. This monumental apparatus order for Greenwood County Fire Service has been

fire alarm

Advanced panels recognised with FM Approvals diamond mark

Axis EN and MxPro 5 fire panels from global systems leader, Advanced, have been certified by FM Approvals to the EN 54 standard, becoming the first UK-manufactured fire alarm control panels to attain this accreditation. The FM APPROVED diamond is one of the most prestigious certification marks in the world. It is issued by FM Approvals, a member of the FM Global Group, for products that adhere to the highest

It’s time for IMPACT! 4EVAC’s new IMPACT showcases at ISE 2019

Voice alarm (VA) and public address (PA) expert, 4EVAC, announced that it will be showcasing its new IMPACT system at ISE, RAI, Amsterdam, 6-8 February 2019, Hall 7 T194. Previewed at last year’s ISE, IMPACT has already made an impression as the latest addition to 4EVAC’s cutting edge range of modular systems, namely the COMPACT 500 and LoopDrive. IMPACT features 4EVAC’s signatory modular control and monitoring products that deliver secure

Perimeter Solutions

Perimeter Solutions expands presence in the global fire foam market

Perimeter Solutions announced it has completed the acquisition of Solberg, the firefighting foam products division of Amerex Corporation. Solberg produces foam systems hardware and advanced firefighting foam concentrate technologies under the SOLBERG, RE-HEALING, ARCTIC, and FIRE-BRAKE brand names. Solberg foam products address rising demand for technology that meet stringent fire performance criteria, and environmental safety standards. The Green Bay, Wisconsin-based company brings over 50 years of foam industry knowledge and

call points

New SIL 2 compliant 316L stainless steel call points for onshore and offshore applications

E2S Warning Signals has announced that its STExCP8 manual call points are SIL2 compliant to IEC 61508, allowing system integrators greater confidence when designing systems requiring an enhanced safety integrity level. The robust devices are part of the comprehensive STEx family of explosion/flameproof audible and visual signalling devices and feature highest grade 316L stainless steel enclosures. Designed for installation in the harshest of onshore and offshore environments, the call points

Bristol’s structural PPE achieves new NFPA standard

Bristol Uniforms’ XFlex and Ergotech Action structural firefighting ranges have achieved accreditation for the new National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standard for firefighting PPE. The NFPA is a major standard-setting body on the world stage, covering the USA, South America, the Middle East and the Asia Pacific region. It oversees nearly 300 safety standards on a range of subjects including fire safety.   The standard, originally created in 1971 for Protective

Queens Cross Housing Association

Queens Cross Housing Association to install 12,000 FireAngel alarms

Smoke, heat and carbon monoxide alarm suppliers, FireAngel, has signed a contract to supply Glasgow-based Queens Cross Housing Association with over 12,000 battery powered smoke and heat alarms. The WST630 smoke alarms and WHT630 heat alarms will be installed in over 3,500 properties across the city centre, due to the Scottish Government’s pending legislative changes following the Grenfell fire tragedy. Under these changes to the Housing (Scotland) Act 2018, all

Firetuf

Draka extends Firetuf cable series for wider use

Draka’s Firetuf cable series for the cabling of tunnel systems has grown with the launch of the new Firetuf OFC-LT-SWA fire resistant loose tube cable with steel wire armour. Designed for harsh environments and to ensure the fail-safe management of operational systems in tunnels, underground railways and alarm systems, the cable is ideal for heavy-duty applications due to its high mechanical strength and pulling tension. The loose tube cable offers

Getac

Getac announces new F110-Ex tablet

Getac has announced the launch of the new F110-Ex fully-rugged tablet, as an enhancement to its popular F110 model, designed to deliver unrivalled efficiency, reliability and safety to workers in hazardous environments.  In many industrial sectors, extreme temperatures, poor weather conditions and close contact with dangerous substances are all factors to contend with daily. Workers need devices they can rely on for efficient field maintenance, accurate safety checks and equipment monitoring tasks. IT

Haz Loc range

Technology for the future – E2S Warning Signals unveils its latest Haz Loc range

E2S Warning Signals will present its extensive range of Haz Loc products during the ADIPEC conference, showcasing some of the industry’s most sophisticated warning signal technology. Located on stand 8620 at ADIPEC Abu Dhabi from the 12 – 15 November 2018, the booth will feature a range of cutting-edge products, hosted by International Sales Manager, Darren Mann and APAC Sales Manager, Neal Porter. Having built its reputation as an independent