TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news from TheBigRedGuide.com http://www.thebigredguide.com/news.html Copyright (C) TheBigRedGuide.com 2016 Fire news Fri, 27 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 27 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT Firex International 2016: Kentec's new Syncro XT+ multi area addressable extinguishing panel to be demonstratedhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/firex-international-2016-kentec-s-new-syncro-xt-multi-area-addressable-extinguishing-panel-to-be-demonstrated.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/firex-international-2016-kentec-s-new-syncro-xt-multi-area-addressable-extinguishing-panel-to-be-demonstrated.htmlEvents NewsFri, 27 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="height: 286px;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="83" height="286"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td class="smalltxt" align="center"><strong>Syncro XT+ provides addressable detection over 1 or 2 loops with 16 Zone LED Indicators</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="smalltxt" style="text-align: left;"><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/kentec-electronics-ltd.html" class="redbold">Kentec </a>has launched&nbsp;its much-anticipated Syncro XT+ Multi Area Addressable Extinguishing Panel. The&nbsp;Syncro XT+ provides&nbsp;addressable detection over 1 or 2 loops with 16 Zone LED&nbsp;Indicators and is available with up to four extinguishant release...EarthClean announces new TetraKO XL-L liquid version of its patented firefighting water enhancer technologyhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/earthclean-announces-new-tetrako-xl-l-liquid-version-of-its-patented-firefighting-water-enhancer-technology.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/earthclean-announces-new-tetrako-xl-l-liquid-version-of-its-patented-firefighting-water-enhancer-technology.htmlCompany NewsFri, 20 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="264"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>TetraKO XL-L is designed to be directly injected into water stream to produce on-demand fire suppressant for direct and indirect attacks</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/earthclean-corporation.html" class="redbold">EarthClean Corporation</a> of St. Paul, Minnesota, today announced it has finalised development of TetraKO&reg; XL-L, an all-new liquid version of its patented firefighting water enhancer technology. TetraKO XL-L is designed to be directly injected into a water stream to produce an on-demand fire suppressant for...Evolution Security continues expansion of group in north with new offices in Edinburghhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/evolution-security-continues-expansion-of-group-in-north-with-new-offices-in-edinburgh.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/evolution-security-continues-expansion-of-group-in-north-with-new-offices-in-edinburgh.htmlCompany NewsThu, 19 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>The new office will be home not only to sales and commercial teams, but also service and maintenance, projects and administration</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 international integrated security and fire solutions business, has moved to new offices in Edinburgh to support the continued expansion of the group in the north.</strong></p> <p>Conveniently located on a business park two miles from Edinburgh airport and...SMi announces Royal Norwegian Navy and Italian Navy as confirmed speakers for Offshore Patrol Vessel Technology 2016 conferencehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/smi-announces-royal-norwegian-navy-and-italian-navy-as-confirmed-speakers-for-offshore-patrol-vessel-technology-2016-conference.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/smi-announces-royal-norwegian-navy-and-italian-navy-as-confirmed-speakers-for-offshore-patrol-vessel-technology-2016-conference.htmlEvents NewsWed, 18 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>Event attendees will learn about current and future national OPV platforms and how they enhance maritime security, from leading experts</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Royal Norwegian Navy and Italian Navy confirmed speakers at <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/offshore-patrol-vessels-technology-2016.html" class="redbold">Offshore Patrol Vessel Technology 2016</a> in London this June.</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/smi-group-ltd.html" class="redbold">SMi Group</a>...Magirus Team Cab selected for its comfort and fire-fighter safety by London Fire Brigadehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/magirus-team-cab-selected-for-its-comfort-and-fire-fighter-safety-by-london-fire-brigade.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/magirus-team-cab-selected-for-its-comfort-and-fire-fighter-safety-by-london-fire-brigade.htmlCompany NewsTue, 17 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>The Magirus Team Cab will be integrated into all of the 53 fire engines ordered via Emergency One</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/iveco-magirus-brandschutztechnik-gmbh.html" class="redbold">Magirus</a> Team Cab scores with great comfort, functionality and security, which convinces fire departments around the world. <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/babcock-international.html" class="redbold">Babcock International Group</a> (Babcock), responsible for all fleet...Prague Fire & Security Days 2016 to highlight latest trends in fire-fighting and security technologies, systems and serviceshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/prague-fire-and-security-days-2016-to-highlight-latest-trends-in-fire-fighting-and-security-technologies-systems-and-services.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/prague-fire-and-security-days-2016-to-highlight-latest-trends-in-fire-fighting-and-security-technologies-systems-and-services.htmlEvents NewsMon, 16 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>FSDays 2016 will be spread across two halls for professional visitors and the general public</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The 8th International Trade Fair of the latest trends in Fire-fighting and Security Technologies, Systems and Services &ndash; <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/prague-fire-and-security-days-2016.html" class="redbold">Prague Fire &amp; Security Days 2016</a> (FSDays 2016) - will be held on the 20th &ndash; 24th September, 2016 in Prague in Czech Republic in parallel with the...Apollo Fire Detectors appoints Pete Browitt as Global Finance Directorhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/apollo-fire-detectors-appoints-pete-browitt-as-global-finance-director.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/apollo-fire-detectors-appoints-pete-browitt-as-global-finance-director.htmlCompany NewsMon, 16 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>Managing the global finance and IT teams at Apollo, Pete will work closely with the company's offices in the USA and China</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/apollo-fire-detectors-ltd.html" class="redbold">Apollo Fire Detectors</a> has appointed Pete Browitt to the post of Global Finance Director, reporting directly to Apollo&rsquo;s Managing Director EMEA, Steve Brown.</strong></p> <p>Announcing the new appointment, Steve, said: <em>&ldquo;We are delighted to welcome Pete to the management team....Chubb Fire & Security wins tender to supply portable fire extinguishers to Swansea University’s new Bay Campushttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-fire-and-security-wins-tender-to-supply-portable-fire-extinguishers-to-swansea-university-s-new-bay-campus.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-fire-and-security-wins-tender-to-supply-portable-fire-extinguishers-to-swansea-university-s-new-bay-campus.htmlCompany NewsThu, 12 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>Chubb also retained the existing contract for maintaining the extinguishers at Swansea&nbsp;University&rsquo;s Singleton Campus</strong></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 won a competitive tender to protect students, staff and property from fire by supplying thousands of portable fire extinguishers to Swansea University&rsquo;s new &pound;450 million Bay Campus. Chubb, a leading provider of security and fire-safety solutions, is a part of <a...Futuristic technologies and emerging market trends discussed at Smart Building Automation Summit 2016http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/futuristic-technologies-and-emerging-market-trends-discussed-at-smart-building-automation-summit-2016.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/futuristic-technologies-and-emerging-market-trends-discussed-at-smart-building-automation-summit-2016.htmlEvents NewsWed, 11 May 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 summit included interactive panel discussions, one to one business meetings and round table discussions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Supported by Dubai Municipality &amp; Fujairah Municipality,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/smart-building-automation-summit-2016.html" class="redbold">Smart Building Automation Summit 2016</a> concluded successfully. The summit included interactive panel discussions, one to one business meetings, round table discussions and engaging presentations which encouraged...Saudi Safety & Security 2016 workshops to cover range of topics across safety & security spectrumhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/saudi-safety-and-security-2016-workshops-to-cover-range-of-topics-across-safety-and-security-spectrum.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/saudi-safety-and-security-2016-workshops-to-cover-range-of-topics-across-safety-and-security-spectrum.htmlEvents NewsWed, 11 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 topics include terrorism, cyber security, facility management, safety leadership and more</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Saudi&rsquo;s leading security, fire and safety workshops and exhibition will be taking place 16-18 May 2016. This year&rsquo;s event will follow a workshop led format which will consist of six workshops, held across two days. The 2016 programme will include a wide range of topics across the safety and security spectrum, topics include terrorism, cyber security, facility management, safety leadership and more.</strong></p> <p><strong>Combating terrorist...FFE to bring latest in wide-area smoke and flame detection at NFPA Conference and Expo 2016http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ffe-to-bring-latest-in-wide-area-smoke-and-flame-detection-at-nfpa-conference-and-expo-2016.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ffe-to-bring-latest-in-wide-area-smoke-and-flame-detection-at-nfpa-conference-and-expo-2016.htmlEvents NewsWed, 11 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="140" height="268"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>On display will be Fireray 5000 optical beam smoke detector, new Light Cancelation Technology &amp; Talentum IR flame detectors</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/ffe-ltd.html" class="redbold"></a><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/ffe-ltd.html" class="redbold">FFE</a> is bringing the latest in wide-area smoke and flame detection to the <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/nfpa-conference-and-expo-2016.html" class="redbold">NFPA...Advanced Axis AX panel-controlled fire system protects Historic Trinity Episcopal Church in Newporthttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-axis-ax-panel-controlled-fire-system-protects-historic-trinity-episcopal-church-in-newport.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-axis-ax-panel-controlled-fire-system-protects-historic-trinity-episcopal-church-in-newport.htmlCompany NewsTue, 10 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>The Advanced Axis AX fire panel controls beam and duct detectors, sprinkler monitoring, HVAC shutdown and radio callbox</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Intelligent fire systems manufacturer <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/advanced-electronics-ltd.html" class="redbold">Advanced</a> has teamed up with <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/security-supply-inc.html" class="redbold">Security Supply Inc.</a> in the USA to protect a National Historic Landmark, the Trinity Episcopal Church in Newport, Rhone...Fire Surgery’s Matthew Ryan to talk on upgrading lifts for fire safety at LIFTEX 2016 in Londonhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/fire-surgery-s-matthew-ryan-to-talk-on-upgrading-lifts-for-fire-safety-at-liftex-2016-in-london.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/fire-surgery-s-matthew-ryan-to-talk-on-upgrading-lifts-for-fire-safety-at-liftex-2016-in-london.htmlEvents NewsTue, 10 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>Ryan will highlight differences between installations from different periods and discuss opportunities to improve them</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>With increasing importance placed on the role of firefighting and evacuation lifts in the built environment, and a new draft British Standard BS 8899 open for consultation, Matthew Ryan, Associate at the <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/the-fire-surgery-limited.html" class="redbold">Fire Surgery Limited</a> is offering a unique insight into...Ballyclare announces new German operating company and key protective clothing specialist appointmentshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ballyclare-announces-new-german-operating-company-and-key-protective-clothing-specialist-appointments.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/ballyclare-announces-new-german-operating-company-and-key-protective-clothing-specialist-appointments.htmlCompany NewsMon, 09 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>Ballyclare will provide industrial and protective workwear and waterproof/foul weather garments in the European market</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Leading industrial workwear specialist <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/ballyclare-limited.html" class="redbold">Ballyclare Limited</a> has announced the creation of a new German operating company in a move that sees the Ballyclare name expand from its UK base out into the wider European market. Based in Northern Germany, Ballyclare will provide customers in the European market with...Critical Communications World 2016: Discuss latest critical communication developments in era of data, applications, and emerging technologieshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/critical-communications-world-2016-discuss-latest-critical-communication-developments-in-era-of-data-applications-and-emerging-technologies.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/critical-communications-world-2016-discuss-latest-critical-communication-developments-in-era-of-data-applications-and-emerging-technologies.htmlEvents NewsMon, 09 May 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="123" height="268"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The programme will showcase latest TETRA User case studies as well as explore Critical Broadband technologies and solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Following on from last year&rsquo;s success in Barcelona, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/critical-communications-world-2016.html" class="redbold">Critical Communications World 2016</a> will bring 4,000 professionals together, and over 150 exhibitors to discuss the latest critical communication developments in an era of data, applications, and emerging...Apollo Fire Detectors strengthens its EMEA board with appointment of Karl Westhead as Technical Directorhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/apollo-fire-detectors-strengthens-its-emea-board-with-appointment-of-karl-westhead-as-technical-director.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/apollo-fire-detectors-strengthens-its-emea-board-with-appointment-of-karl-westhead-as-technical-director.htmlCompany NewsWed, 04 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>Karl will also become member of Apollo Global Board, overseeing company&rsquo;s product road map to assist in international growth</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/apollo-fire-detectors-ltd.html" class="redbold">Apollo Fire Detectors</a> has appointed Karl Westhead as Technical Director EMEA, reinforcing its focus on innovation and bringing its EMEA board to full strength. </strong>&nbsp;</p> <p>Announcing the new appointment, Steve Brown Apollo Managing Director EMEA, said: <em>&ldquo;Apollo is committed to providing the most advanced fire...The Emergency Services Show 2016 to host new features covering home safety and emergency response serviceshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/the-emergency-services-show-2016-to-host-new-features-covering-home-safety-and-emergency-response-services.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/the-emergency-services-show-2016-to-host-new-features-covering-home-safety-and-emergency-response-services.htmlEvents NewsWed, 04 May 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>New seminar programmes will cover Lessons Learnt, ICT Innovation and PPE</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/the-emergency-services-show-2016.html" class="redbold">The Emergency Services Show</a> has a host of new features for 2016 as it moves to the larger Hall 5 at the NEC, Birmingham on 21-22 September. New seminar programmes will cover Lessons Learnt, ICT Innovation and PPE. Home Safety 2016 runs as a new show within the show, the Drone Zone brings together everything UAV, while...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...KIMTEK introduces FCW-206 FIRELITE compact wildfire skid unit for UTV side-by-side vehicleshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kimtek-introduces-fcw-206-firelite-compact-wildfire-skid-unit-for-utv-side-by-side-vehicles.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kimtek-introduces-fcw-206-firelite-compact-wildfire-skid-unit-for-utv-side-by-side-vehicles.htmlCompany NewsTue, 03 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>FCW-206 wildland fire skid unit is ideal for first response UTVs that require no additional storage room or patient transport capacity</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/kimtek-corporation.html" class="redbold">KIMTEK&reg; Corporation</a> has just introduced the FCW-206 FIRELITE&reg; Compact Wildfire UTV Skid Unit, the latest addition to its popular line of wildland fire skid units designed exclusively for UTV side-by-side vehicles. New for 2016, the Firelite FCW-206 maintains a small footprint base, just...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...