TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news from TheBigRedGuide.com http://www.thebigredguide.com/news.html Copyright (C) TheBigRedGuide.com 2016 Fire news Tue, 03 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 03 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT Pierce Manufacturing provides 15 fire and emergency apparatus to Clackamas Fire District in Oregonhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-manufacturing-provides-15-fire-and-emergency-apparatus-to-clackamas-fire-district-in-oregon.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-manufacturing-provides-15-fire-and-emergency-apparatus-to-clackamas-fire-district-in-oregon.htmlCompany NewsTue, 03 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="267"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The purchase includes Pierce custom pumpers, aerial tillers, tankers, rescues and wildland units</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/pierce-manufacturing-co.html" class="redbold">Pierce Manufacturing Inc.</a>, an <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/oshkosh-corp.html" class="redbold">Oshkosh Corporation</a> company, recently announced an order for 15 Pierce fire and emergency apparatus from Clackamas Fire District #1 in Oregon. The purchase...Nittan to showcase its new evo+ and evolution 1 fire alarm control panels at FIREX International 2016http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nittan-to-showcase-its-new-evo-and-evolution-1-fire-alarm-control-panels-at-firex-international-2016.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nittan-to-showcase-its-new-evo-and-evolution-1-fire-alarm-control-panels-at-firex-international-2016.htmlEvents NewsMon, 02 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="268"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Also on display will be Evolution &amp; Sensortec detectors, audio visual devices, manual call points, isolators, modules, &amp; more</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/nittan-uk-ltd.html" class="redbold"></a><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/nittan-uk-ltd.html" class="redbold">Nittan</a>, one of the leading companies in the global fire protection industry, will be exhibiting its foremost products from the class leading Evolution range, along with showcasing its new evo+ and evolution 1 fire...Port of New Orleans CEO, Gary LaGrange, to speak at International Port Security 2016http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/port-of-new-orleans-ceo-gary-lagrange-to-speak-at-international-port-security-2016.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/port-of-new-orleans-ceo-gary-lagrange-to-speak-at-international-port-security-2016.htmlEvents NewsThu, 28 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>International Port Security returns to London with its best ever speaker line-up featuring international ports</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/smi-group-ltd.html" class="redbold">SMi</a> are delighted to announce that Port of New Orleans will be speaking at International Port Security 2016 which takes places in London on the 1-2 June.</strong></p> <p><strong>Protection of ports from modern threats</strong></p> <p>In its 7th successful year, <a...Ziamatic Z-Falcon demolition tool for fire scene rescueshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ziamatic-crowns-z-falcon-tool-new-king-of-fire-scene.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ziamatic-crowns-z-falcon-tool-new-king-of-fire-scene.htmlCompany NewsWed, 27 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="268"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The folding talons of Z-Falcon expands &amp; locks into place like grappling hook, pulling back large chunks of debris each time</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/ziamatic-corp.html" class="redbold">Ziamatic Corp.</a> (Zico) has crowned a new king of the fire scene&mdash;the Ziamatic Z-Falcon tool.</strong></p> <p>Jabbing a pike pole or ceiling hook into the drywall often pulls back just shards and scraps. Not the Z-Falcon. Its steel-alloy penetrator head pierces the drywall like a javelin. Once through, the three folding talons...Evolution Security provides fire protection and maintenance services to Lothian Buses, UKhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/evolution-security-provides-fire-protection-and-maintenance-services-to-lothian-buses-uk.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/evolution-security-provides-fire-protection-and-maintenance-services-to-lothian-buses-uk.htmlCompany NewsWed, 27 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Evolution currently supports the systems installed across eight sites, a mix of technologies including fire alarm panels</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/evolution-electronic-security-systems-ltd.html" class="redbold">Evolution Security</a>, the integrated security and fire solutions business, is providing essential fire protection service to Lothian Buses, one of the UK&rsquo;s largest publicly owned bus companies.</strong></p> <p><strong>Servicing diverse range of fire systems</strong></p> <p>Lothian Buses...Advanced Mx5Pro 5 EN54 fire alarm panels protect Tyne and Wear Metro in UKhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-mx5pro-5-en54-fire-alarm-panels-protect-tyne-and-wear-metro-in-uk.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-mx5pro-5-en54-fire-alarm-panels-protect-tyne-and-wear-metro-in-uk.htmlCompany NewsWed, 27 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The fire panels installed in the metro stations vary from two loop to four loop panels depending on the size station</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The Tyne and Wear Metro system, widely considered the first modern light railway system in the UK, is being protected by intelligent fire systems from <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/advanced-electronics-ltd.html" class="redbold">Advanced</a> after the industry-leading manufacturer provided it with new fire alarm panels.</strong></p>...VSTEP RescueSim Advanced Fire Fighting Simulator chosen by Danaos Corporation and Prime Marine shipping companies in Greecehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/vstep-rescuesim-advanced-fire-fighting-simulator-chosen-by-danaos-corporation-and-prime-marine-shipping-companies-in-greece.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/vstep-rescuesim-advanced-fire-fighting-simulator-chosen-by-danaos-corporation-and-prime-marine-shipping-companies-in-greece.htmlCompany NewsWed, 27 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="9" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>RescueSim AFF will be linked to existing VSTEP NAUTIS Bridge simulator for additional incident command training</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>A RescueSim Advanced Fire Fighting Simulator was purchased by Danaos Corporation and Prime Marine as an addition to their current NAUTIS Bridge Simulators.</strong></p> <p>The new simulators will allow both shipping companies to add STCW AFF training to their current curriculum. The simulators will be delivered and installed by <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/vstep-b-v.html"...PPE provider for emergency services Bristol Uniforms' PID facility expands its team and moves to new studiohttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ppe-provider-for-emergency-services-bristol-uniforms-pid-facility-expands-its-team-and-moves-to-new-studio.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ppe-provider-for-emergency-services-bristol-uniforms-pid-facility-expands-its-team-and-moves-to-new-studio.htmlCompany NewsWed, 27 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="2" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Bristol&nbsp;recently welcomed new designer to its team, and is enjoying a spacious new studio at the heart of its factory in Staple Hill</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/bristol-uniforms-ltd.html" class="redbold">Bristol Uniforms</a>&rsquo; Product Innovation and Development (PID) facility, the nerve centre for all new product development, has expanded its team and moved into a new custom-designed studio.</strong></p> <p>Bristol&rsquo;s specialist technical designers use the latest Computer Aided Design (CAD) software to...SMART Facilities Management Solutions Expo and Conference from 26th April 2016 in Singaporehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/3rd-edition-of-smart-facilities-management-solutions-expo-and-conference-opens-its-doors-for-fm-professionals-in-singapore-from-26th-april-2016.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/3rd-edition-of-smart-facilities-management-solutions-expo-and-conference-opens-its-doors-for-fm-professionals-in-singapore-from-26th-april-2016.htmlEvents NewsTue, 26 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="268"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>SMART conference from 27th April, 2016, will cover topics including smart energy, asset management, facilities security management &amp; more</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The third edition of <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/smart-facilities-management-solutions-expo-2016.html" class="redbold">SMART Facilities Management Solutions Expo and Conference 2016</a> opens on 26<sup>th</sup> April, 2016 at the Sands Convention and Exhibition Centre Singapore, with a stellar lineup...IFSEC, FIREX 2016 launch ARC Village to connect security professionals with alarm receiving centreshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/2016-ifsec-and-firex-international-launch-inaugral-arc-village-for-uk-s-alarm-receiving-centres.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/2016-ifsec-and-firex-international-launch-inaugral-arc-village-for-uk-s-alarm-receiving-centres.htmlEvents NewsTue, 26 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The ARC Village, brought in association with CSL Dualcom, comprises of 8 exhibition booths surrounding a central networking area</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Europe&rsquo;s leading security and fire industry events, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/ifsec-2016.html" class="redbold">IFSEC</a> and <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/firex-international-2016.html" class="redbold">FIREX International</a> have recently launched the first ever ARC Village at this...North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service joins fire and rescue services to support CFOA’s Drowning Prevention and Water Safety Week 2016http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-service-joins-fire-and-rescue-services-to-support-cfoa-s-drowning-prevention-and-water-safety-week-2016.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-service-joins-fire-and-rescue-services-to-support-cfoa-s-drowning-prevention-and-water-safety-week-2016.htmlCompany NewsMon, 25 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="267"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The CFOA&rsquo;s campaign is raising awareness of the everyday dangers of being near water</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-service.html" class="redbold">North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service</a> is joining with fire and rescue services across the UK supporting the <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/chief-fire-officers-association-cfoa.html" class="redbold">Chief Fire Officers Association</a>&rsquo;s...Lake Assault Boats' fire and rescue boats listed on U.S. government’s GSA Schedulehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/lake-assault-boats-announces-listing-of-fire-and-rescue-boats-on-the-u-s-government-s-gsa-schedule.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/lake-assault-boats-announces-listing-of-fire-and-rescue-boats-on-the-u-s-government-s-gsa-schedule.htmlCompany NewsMon, 25 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Lake Assault fire and patrol boats available on the GSA Schedule include 32 distinct configurations</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/lake-assault-boats-llc.html" class="redbold">Lake Assault Boats</a>, part of Fraser Shipyards and a leading manufacturer of purpose-built, mission-specific fire and rescue boats, recently announced that the company&rsquo;s boats are now listed on the U.S. government&rsquo;s General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule. Government agencies,...Kentec fire control panels part of fire safety system of iconic landmark at Saltdean, Brightonhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-fire-control-panels-help-safeguard-grade-ii-listed-iconic-landmark-at-saltdean.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-fire-control-panels-help-safeguard-grade-ii-listed-iconic-landmark-at-saltdean.htmlCompany NewsThu, 21 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The fire safety system is designed around Kentec Syncro AS analogue fire control panel with Hochiki ESP open communications protocol</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>An imaginative &pound;5 million renovation scheme that&rsquo;s breathing new life into the iconic Grade II listed landmark at Saltdean, Brighton, has <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/kentec-electronics-ltd.html" class="redbold">Kentec</a> fire control panels at the heart of a new safety system.</strong></p> <p>Local specialists <a...Kentec's illuminated warning signs range now includes IP66 rated weatherproof versionhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-s-illuminated-warning-signs-range-now-includes-ip66-rated-weatherproof-version.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-s-illuminated-warning-signs-range-now-includes-ip66-rated-weatherproof-version.htmlCompany NewsThu, 21 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Kentec range employs latest LED technology to provide high reliability, high brightness and audio / visual warning indication unit</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/kentec-electronics-ltd.html" class="redbold">Kentec</a>&rsquo;s wide range of illuminated warning signs now includes an IP66 rated weatherproof version, consisting of a polycarbonate enclosure with metal chassis. As with the other signs in the range, it is available with standard or customised text and language versions.</strong></p> <p>The Kentec range employs the very latest in LED technology to provide a...ACI’s Maritime Security Management 2016 to address maritime security advancements & ship operator risk management strategieshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/aci-s-maritime-security-management-2016-to-address-global-maritime-security-advancements-and-ship-operator-risk-management-strategies.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/aci-s-maritime-security-management-2016-to-address-global-maritime-security-advancements-and-ship-operator-risk-management-strategies.htmlEvents NewsWed, 20 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="268"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The Maritime Security Management event is essential for CSOs and the safety &amp; security department to stay abreast with the latest industry responses</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>ACI&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/maritime-security-management-2016.html" class="redbold">6th Maritime Security Management Asia</a> on 11th-12th May 2016 in Singapore will be a comprehensive update on the evolving security threats that exist at sea. The conference will address detailed risk management and planning...ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition witnessed over 650 security professionals in Londonhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/asis-concluded-its-15th-european-security-conference-and-exhibition-with-over-650-security-professionals-in-attendance.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/asis-concluded-its-15th-european-security-conference-and-exhibition-with-over-650-security-professionals-in-attendance.htmlEvents NewsWed, 20 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition educational programme covered security management topics such as the terrorism risk outlook &amp; IoT</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Over 650 security professionals gathered for the <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/asis-european-security-conference-and-exhibition-2016.html" class="redbold">ASIS 15th European Security Conference and Exhibition</a> at the Business Design Centre in London from 6 to 8 April.</strong></p> <p><strong>Security topics covered</strong></p> <p>The...Saudi Safety & Security 2016 to focus on fire protection, infrastructure security and risk assessment issueshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/saudi-safety-and-security-2016-to-focus-on-risk-assessment-infrastructure-security-and-fire-protection-issues.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/saudi-safety-and-security-2016-to-focus-on-risk-assessment-infrastructure-security-and-fire-protection-issues.htmlEvents NewsMon, 18 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="267"> <tbody> <tr> <td><img src="http://www.thebigredguide.com/images/moreimages/news_2016/apr_2016/Saudi-Safety--Security-2016-logo-220.jpg" border="0" alt="Saudi Arabia&rsquo;s leading security, fire and safety workshops and exhibition will return in May 2016. The renowned event will be taking place from the 16-18 May 2016 at The Dhahran International Exhibitions Center, Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Saudi Safety &amp; Security Forum and Exhibition, annually attracts industries from the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, the industrial hub for the Middle East region. Launched in 2011, SSS Arabia has combined an international exhibition and workshops to serve this hugely important industry for the Middle East. Risk assessment, infrastructure security and fire protection The three day event will consist of a workshop-led programme, covering a wide spectrum of the security and safety sectors. Themes include the...BAE Systems' maritime services division to showcase design and manufacturing capabilities at Security & Counter Terror Expo 2016http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bae-systems-maritime-services-division-to-showcase-design-and-manufacturing-capabilities-at-security-and-counter-terror-expo-2016.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bae-systems-maritime-services-division-to-showcase-design-and-manufacturing-capabilities-at-security-and-counter-terror-expo-2016.htmlEvents NewsMon, 18 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="268"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>BAE Systems' presence will enable security professionals in the transport arena to source solutions to protect their businesses</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/bae-systems.html" class="redbold">BAE Systems</a> has announced that it will be exhibiting at <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/security-and-counter-terror-expo-2016.html" class="redbold">Security &amp; Counter Terror Expo 2016</a> in London this April. BAE's Maritime Services division will be showcasing its comprehensive range of design and manufacturing...Security & Counter Terror Expo 2016: National security and counter-terrorism technologies to be displayedhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/security-and-counter-terror-expo-2016-to-provide-knowledge-for-protecting-nations-and-assets.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/security-and-counter-terror-expo-2016-to-provide-knowledge-for-protecting-nations-and-assets.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Security &amp; Counter Terror Expo will provide valuable knowledge to those tasked with protecting nations and assets</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Over recent years the threat of terrorism has increased exponentially and today terrorist activity is undertaken on an almost a daily basis. In 2015 alone, there were more than 380 recorded terrorist attacks by violent non-state actors for political or unknown motives.</strong></p> <p>These attacks are now wide reaching and intercontinental. The Nigerian government is just one example, it has been...Chubb Fire & Security sole external provider of emergency lighting maintenance for Dunedin Canmorehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-fire-and-security-becomes-sole-external-provider-of-emergency-lighting-maintenance-for-dunedin-canmore.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-fire-and-security-becomes-sole-external-provider-of-emergency-lighting-maintenance-for-dunedin-canmore.htmlCompany NewsTue, 12 Apr 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The new contract builds on existing agreement, which includes installation &amp; maintenance of fire alarms, fire extinguishers, etc.</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/chubb-fire-limited.html" class="redbold">Chubb Fire &amp; Security Limited</a> has expanded its business relationship with Dunedin Canmore, a leading provider of housing and related services in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife, to become the sole external provider of emergency lighting maintenance. The contract builds on...