Turn Risk To Reward with Coltraco

We know that the most important factor for our customers is to minimise risk. In fast paced businesses, downtime can be costly, financially, reputationally, and for the maintenance of safety practices. For safety critical environments, we understand that it is essential that the equipment used to improve protection must be fully operational at all times. So, take the chance to transfer the maintenance risk of your new Coltraco Ultrasonics equipment back to the original

Beele Engineering develops fire safe plastic transit system

Beele Engineering has developed a new range of HE plastic transit sleeves and frames to provide for the reliable and comfortable transit of cables and pipes and to provide for a fire-resistant, gas, smoke and watertight seal. The new transit sleeves and frames form part of the NOFIRNO system technology and can be used in various ways, including in sandwich panels.   The HE plastic version enables Beele Engineering to

New sensors from Hochiki

Hochiki Europe launches new sensors to ease legislation concerns

Hochiki Europe, the leading manufacturer of life safety systems, has launched a new range of innovative sensors which incorporate short circuit isolators (SCI). With the ability to identify and divert power from devices which have short circuited, the SCI-integrated range will benefit specifiers and consultants across Europe with ultra-efficient and cost-effective technology.   In some parts of Europe, legislation dictates that when a device on a life safety system is

Kentec fire panel

Kentec launches next generation Taktis fire panel for largest sites

Kentec, the leading manufacturer of life-critical control systems, has launched the next generation of Taktis analogue addressable fire panel with an increased number of loops and enhanced integration and networking capabilities to meet the current and future needs of larger buildings and installations.   The Taktis 16L extends the current Taktis fire panel to 16 detection loops to provide up to 144 zone indications. It supports more than 2,000 detection

Risk Warden streamlines the risk assessment and management process

Risk Warden, a pioneering internet-based fire risk assessment and management tool, is now available to help assessors and building managers improve levels of safety. The most comprehensive solution of its kind, it simplifies the identification, management and ownership of risks. It gives users the intelligence they need to track risks across their buildings and allowing them to demonstrate regulatory compliance.   A number of recent, catastrophic fires have shone the

Ferrara Launches New Line of Aerials

Ferrara, a leading manufacturer of custom built, heavy-duty fire apparatus, is introducing a new line of aerial ladders and platforms to meet the rigorous demands of the fire service.   The new aerials are built with 100,000 PSI steel and have a 2.5:1 structural safety factor which is 25% more than the minimum of 2:1 required by NFPA 1901. The new Ferrara aerials include:   Two feet more vertical reach

Pierce Introduces CZConnect™ Featuring Vehicle Readiness Reports

Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, introduced the expansion of its Command Zone™ advanced electronics architecture with the unveiling of CZConnect™, a fully-integrated telematics system on display at the Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) in Indianapolis, Ind. CZConnect joins the existing CZControl and CZDiagnostics branches of the Command Zone system as the first fully integrated WiFi-based telematics solution available in the fire industry. With CZConnect integration, a free

IDEX Fire & Safety introduces Captium: The first ever connected vehicle platform for Fire and EMS

IDEX Fire & Safety introduces Captium™, the first-ever connected vehicle platform built specifically to meet the unique needs of Fire and EMS. Designed for first responders, Captium goes beyond the typical fleet management system by harnessing the technical complexities of today’s apparatus. The platform allows for secure, over-the-air updates to vehicle component electronics and provides actionable insight to not only responders operating the vehicles but also their support channels responsible

Best-in-Class Ascendant 100’ Aerial Tower Unveiled at Fire Department Instructors Conference

Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, today introduced a new, uncompromising addition to the PierceÒ AscendantÒ Class of Aerials at the Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) in Indianapolis, Ind. The all-new Ascendant 100’ Aerial Tower includes best in class features including superior maneuverability, drivability, operator functionality, and serviceability. Answering the demand for the innovative Ascendant ladder to be available on additional configurations, the 100’ Aerial Tower offers heavy-duty

RapidDeploy becomes first Computer-Aided Dispatch (CAD) System to receive ProQA Titanium Certification

RapidDeploy a leader in cloud-based Computer-Aided Dispatch (CAD) technology, has been awarded Titanium Certification by Priority Dispatch, the highest level of integration between a CAD and Priority Dispatch’s ProQA Paramount dispatch software. RapidDeploy is the first CAD system to achieve this level of integration. “The commitment RapidDeploy has made to deliver the features and functions in this interface virtually guarantees that our mutual clients will have one of the most dynamic and