TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news from TheBigRedGuide.com http://www.thebigredguide.com/news.html Copyright (C) TheBigRedGuide.com 2015 Fire news Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT ASIS International to hold its 15th European Security Conference and Exhibition in Londonhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/asis-international-to-hold-its-15th-european-security-conference-and-exhibition-in-london.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/asis-international-to-hold-its-15th-european-security-conference-and-exhibition-in-london.htmlEvents NewsFri, 17 Apr 2015 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 event will be organised around 3 days of educational sessions, keynote speakers, trade exhibition and more</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/asis-international.html" class="redbold">ASIS International</a>, the global organisation for security professionals, has announced that it will hold its <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/asis-european-security-conference-and-exhibition-2016.html" class="redbold">15th European...Advanced to provide protective panels for major new Center Parcs UK short break Villagehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-to-provide-protective-panels-for-major-new-center-parcs-uk-short-break-village.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-to-provide-protective-panels-for-major-new-center-parcs-uk-short-break-village.htmlCompany NewsTue, 14 Apr 2015 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 newest addition to the Center Parcs family is being protected by the latest MxPro 5 panels from Advanced</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Industry-leading intelligent fire systems manufacturer <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/advanced-electronics.html" class="redbold">Advanced</a>, has been chosen to provide protective panels for a major new Center Parcs UK short break Village.</strong></p> <p>The newest addition to the Center Parcs family, in Bedfordshire, called Woburn Forest is a 362-acre, &pound;250 million development and is being protected by the latest MxPro 5 panels from...Geofire to display its new Agrippa Pillow Alarm at FIREX International 2015http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/geofire-to-display-its-new-agrippa-pillow-alarm-at-firex-international-2015.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/geofire-to-display-its-new-agrippa-pillow-alarm-at-firex-international-2015.htmlEvents NewsTue, 14 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="233" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Agrippa Pillow Alarm is a battery powered, wire-free unit with a pad attachment</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Visitors to fire technology&nbsp;specialist&nbsp;<a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/geofire.html" class="redbold">Geofire</a>&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/firex-2015.html" class="redbold">FIREX International</a>&nbsp;stand E80&nbsp;will be able to get a sneak preview of the latest addition to&nbsp;the&nbsp;highly successful Agrippa acoustic range...Albania Oil, Gas and Energy Summit 2015 attracts more than 200 delegateshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/albania-oil-gas-and-energy-summit-2015-attracts-more-than-200-delegates.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/albania-oil-gas-and-energy-summit-2015-attracts-more-than-200-delegates.htmlEvents NewsSat, 11 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="249" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The event&rsquo;s highlight was the privatisation of Albpetrol announced by the Prime Minister</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Following his speech, Energy Minister Damian Gjiknuri announced that there are still 13 unexplored onshore and offshore oil blocks in Albania, which the Government aims to offer to private sector investors. He added that the Albanian Government will <em>&ldquo;ensure a transparent and competitive process to attract serious companies and investors that can afford...Thermocable Flexible Elements to display its cable-based detectors at Firex 2015http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/thermocable-flexible-elements-to-display-its-cable-based-detectors-at-firex-2015.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/thermocable-flexible-elements-to-display-its-cable-based-detectors-at-firex-2015.htmlEvents NewsFri, 10 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="231" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Thermocable&rsquo;s cable-based detectors provide early detection of changes in temperature</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>With a 45-year heritage of research, investment and planned development, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/thermocable-flexible-elements-ltd.html" class="redbold">Thermocable Flexible Elements</a>, one of the world&rsquo;s leading company in linear heat detection systems.&nbsp;This Yorkshire-based company is able to provide both digital and analogue...Chief of the Malaysian Armed Forces to deliver opening address at NCT eXplosive Asia 2015http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chief-of-the-malaysian-armed-forces-to-deliver-opening-address-at-nct-explosive-asia-2015.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chief-of-the-malaysian-armed-forces-to-deliver-opening-address-at-nct-explosive-asia-2015.htmlEvents NewsMon, 06 Apr 2015 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>NCT eXplosive Asia 2015 will discuss current topics related to C-IED and EOD challenges in Southeast Asia and the world</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The Chief of the Malaysian Armed Forces, General Tan Sri Dato (Dr.) Zulkifeli bin Mohd Zin, will deliver the opening address at <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/nct-explosive-asia-2015.html" class="redbold">NCT eXplosive Asia 2015</a>. <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/ib-consultancy.html" class="redbold">IB Consultancy</a> is much...BuildTech Yangon 2015 returns this year with larger exhibitionhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/buildtech-yangon-2015-returns-this-year-with-larger-exhibition.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/buildtech-yangon-2015-returns-this-year-with-larger-exhibition.htmlEvents NewsFri, 17 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="232" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The three-day trade show aims to serve the construction development of Myanmar </strong></p> <br /></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/buildtech-yangon-2015.html" class="redbold">BuildTech Yangon</a>, the definitive trade show for the building and construction development sector, returns this year with a larger exhibition from 27 to 29 May 2015 at the Myanmar Convention Centre in Yangon. Organised by Sphere Exhibits, a subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings, and...Pierce Manufacturing deploys fire and emergency apparatus with Fairfax County Fire and Rescue departmenthttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-manufacturing-deploys-fire-and-emergency-apparatus-with-fairfax-county-fire-and-rescue-department.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-manufacturing-deploys-fire-and-emergency-apparatus-with-fairfax-county-fire-and-rescue-department.htmlCompany NewsWed, 01 Apr 2015 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 milestone was reached with the delivery of a Pierce&reg; Velocity&trade; pumper vehicle</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, placed in service its 100th active front line fire and emergency apparatus with the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue department in Fairfax County,...Advanced MxPro 4 intelligent fire alarm control panels installed at University of Buckinghamhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-mxpro-4-intelligent-fire-alarm-control-panels-installed-at-university-of-buckingham.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-mxpro-4-intelligent-fire-alarm-control-panels-installed-at-university-of-buckingham.htmlCompany NewsTue, 31 Mar 2015 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>MxPro 4 panels are connected to Apollo &amp; Hyfire detection equipment covering student bedroom, kitchens &amp; communal areas</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The University of Buckingham has selected intelligent fire alarm control panels from leading global fire systems manufacturer, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/advanced-electronics.html" class="redbold">Advanced</a>, for the refurbishment of its campus accommodation.</strong></p> <p>Founded in 1973, as...Secutech 2015 open its door for the 18th edition in Taiwanhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/secutech-2015-open-its-door-for-the-18th-edition-in-taiwan.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/secutech-2015-open-its-door-for-the-18th-edition-in-taiwan.htmlEvents NewsTue, 31 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="3" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Secutech offers a series of concurrent events with substantial support from the industry&rsquo;s foremost brands</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The 18th edition of <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/secutech-international-2015.html" class="redbold"><span class="redbold">Secutech</span></a> will take place from 28 &ndash; 30 April 2015 at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center in Taiwan. Organised by <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/messe-frankfurt.html" class="redbold">Messe Frankfurt New Era Business Media...Pierce delivers its Velocity pumper to the Jack Daniel’s Fire Brigade in Lynchburg, Tennesseehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-delivers-its-velocity-pumper-to-the-jack-daniel-s-fire-brigade-in-lynchburg-tennessee.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-delivers-its-velocity-pumper-to-the-jack-daniel-s-fire-brigade-in-lynchburg-tennessee.htmlCompany NewsMon, 30 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="redbold" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The industrial-strength apparatus meets the unique emergency response challenges of the iconic Jack Daniel Distillery</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/pierce-manufacturing-co.html" class="redbold">Pierce Manufacturing</a>, an <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/oshkosh-corp.html" class="redbold">Oshkosh Corporation</a> company, delivered a Pierce&reg; Velocity&trade; pumper to the Jack Daniel&rsquo;s Fire Brigade in Lynchburg, Tennessee. The industrial-strength...Essex uses Bluesky’s aerial photography to improve incident response and planninghttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/essex-uses-bluesky-s-aerial-photography-to-improve-incident-response-and-planning.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/essex-uses-bluesky-s-aerial-photography-to-improve-incident-response-and-planning.htmlCompany NewsMon, 30 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="6" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The aerial dataset is being deployed across the entire organisation with more than 1,600 staff having access to the data<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/essex-county-fire-and-rescue-service.1.html" class="redbold">Essex County Fire and Rescue Service</a> is using the latest high resolution aerial photography from Bluesky to improve incident response and planning. The aerial dataset, covering more than three and a half thousand square kilometres, is being deployed across the entire organisation...Sir Ranulph Fiennes to speak in the Inspirational Speaker Series at Protection & Management 2015http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/sir-ranulph-fiennes-to-speak-in-the-inspirational-speaker-series-at-protection-and-management-2015.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/sir-ranulph-fiennes-to-speak-in-the-inspirational-speaker-series-at-protection-and-management-2015.htmlEvents NewsMon, 30 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="225" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Sir Ranulph Fiennes will speak on the importance of agility &amp; ability to perform under pressure</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Sir Ranulph Fiennes Bt OBE has been revealed as the second high-profile speaker confirmed for the Inspirational Speaker Series at this year&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/protection-and-management-2015.html" class="redbold">Protection &amp; Management</a> Series; he will take to the stage on Wednesday 17<sup>th</sup> June at 2.30pm at...Independent Fire Engineering & Distributors Association publishes revised edition of BS5306 Part 9http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/independent-fire-engineering-and-distributors-association-publishes-revised-edition-of-bs5306-part-9.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/independent-fire-engineering-and-distributors-association-publishes-revised-edition-of-bs5306-part-9.htmlCompany NewsFri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="191" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>It deals with procedures &amp; technical requirements to be followed when filling portable fire extinguishers</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/independent-fire-engineering-and-distributors-association-ifeda.html" class="redbold">Independent Fire Engineering &amp; Distributors Association (IFEDA)</a> has warmly welcomed what it believes to be a landmark for common sense and sustainability of our planet&rsquo;s natural resources with the publication of...Pierce Quantum pumpers ordered by Phoenix Fire Department as part of a seven-year renewable contracthttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-quantum-pumpers-ordered-by-phoenix-fire-department-as-part-of-a-seven-year-renewable-contract.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-quantum-pumpers-ordered-by-phoenix-fire-department-as-part-of-a-seven-year-renewable-contract.htmlCompany NewsFri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="229" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>PFD has the opportunity to continue purchasing the same number of pumper vehicles through 2022</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The Phoenix, Arizona Fire Department (PFD) placed an order for 14 <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/pierce-manufacturing-co.html" class="redbold">Pierce</a>&reg; Quantum&reg; pumpers as part of a seven-year renewable contract. Under the terms of the contract, PFD has the opportunity to continue purchasing the same number of pumper vehicles each calendar year through...5TH KIOSH 2015 to take place on April 28-29 in Astanahttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/5th-kiosh-2015-to-take-place-on-april-28-29-in-astana.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/5th-kiosh-2015-to-take-place-on-april-28-29-in-astana.htmlEvents NewsFri, 27 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="232" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Event has been supported by Ministry of Public Health &amp; Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The preparation for the 5<sup>th</sup> Anniversary <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/kazakhstan-international-occupational-safety-and-health-conference.html" class="redbold">Kazakhstan International Occupational Safety and Health Conference and Exhibition KIOSH 2015 </a>is in full swing. The project will take place...Chubb Fire & Security secures pupils and staff at the Gilmour Infant School in Liverpoolhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-fire-and-security-secures-pupils-and-staff-at-the-gilmour-infant-school-in-liverpool.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-fire-and-security-secures-pupils-and-staff-at-the-gilmour-infant-school-in-liverpool.htmlCompany NewsThu, 26 Mar 2015 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>Chubb recommended and installed a monitoring network that connects the school&rsquo;s existing security infrastructure</strong><br /></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/chubb-fire-limited.html" class="redbold">Chubb Fire &amp; Security Ltd</a>. has been awarded an integrated fire and security service contract to help protect pupils and staff at the Gilmour Infant School in Liverpool. Chubb is a part of UTC Building &amp; Industrial Systems, a unit of <a...Magirus delivers SLF 100/80 heavy foam tank pumpers to Chinahttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/magirus-delivers-slf-100-80-heavy-foam-tank-pumpers-to-china.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/magirus-delivers-slf-100-80-heavy-foam-tank-pumpers-to-china.htmlCompany NewsThu, 26 Mar 2015 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 fire trucks are built on 425 kW / 578 HP Mercedes Benz Actros 4158 chassis with semi-automatic transmissions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/iveco-magirus-brandschutztechnik-gmbh.html" class="redbold">Magirus</a> has recently delivered 13 of its SLF 100/80 heavy foam tank pumpers to China for deployment in the Liaoning province. The delivery successfully continues the over 100-year-old partnership between Chinese firefighters and Magirus.</strong></p> <p>These fire trucks are built...Streamlight introduces portable auxiliary power source - EPU-(Electronic Power Unit) 5200http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/streamlight-introduces-portable-auxiliary-power-source-epu-electronic-power-unit-5200.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/streamlight-introduces-portable-auxiliary-power-source-epu-electronic-power-unit-5200.htmlCompany NewsFri, 20 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="230" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Unit can be used to charge variety of smartphones &amp; other electronic devices in absence of wall outlet</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/streamlight-inc.html" class="redbold">Streamlight<sup>&reg;</sup> Inc.</a>, a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, introduced the EPU-(Electronic Power Unit) 5200<sup>TM</sup>, a portable auxiliary power source designed to offer instant charge power for the company&rsquo;s...Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service wins the Driving Efficiency Through Technology award at LGC Awards ceremony in Londonhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/cheshire-fire-and-rescue-service-wins-the-driving-efficiency-through-technology-award-at-lgc-awards-ceremony-in-london.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/cheshire-fire-and-rescue-service-wins-the-driving-efficiency-through-technology-award-at-lgc-awards-ceremony-in-london.htmlCompany NewsFri, 20 Mar 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="233" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The award category has seen a record number of entries for 2015 </strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/cheshire-fire-and-rescue-service.html" class="redbold">Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service</a> was announced as the winner of the Driving Efficiency Through Technology award at the LGC Awards ceremony in London on Wednesday 11th March.&nbsp;Shortlisted entries included The Improvement Service, Islington LBC, Lancashire...