TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news from TheBigRedGuide.com http://www.thebigredguide.com/news.html Copyright (C) TheBigRedGuide.com 2017 Fire news Wed, 08 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT Wed, 08 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT Intersec 2017 concludes with new record in exhibitor and visitor participationhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/intersec-2017-concludes-with-new-record-in-exhibitor-and-visitor-participation.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/intersec-2017-concludes-with-new-record-in-exhibitor-and-visitor-participation.htmlEvents NewsWed, 08 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="204" height="264"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Intersec 2017 featured 17 of the world&rsquo;s top 20 security solutions providers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="smalltxt">Global product launches, live demonstrations, new bilateral agreements, and updated UAE fire safety codes were among the many highlights that shared centre-stage, as the curtains came down on the world&rsquo;s leading trade show for security, safety, and fire protection.<br /> <br /> <strong>Record participation<br /> <br /> </strong>Intersec 2017 concluded on 24th January, 2017, at the...UK companies’ presence at Intersec 2017 to strengthen cooperation with UAEhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/uk-companies-presence-at-intersec-2017-to-strengthen-cooperation-with-uae.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/uk-companies-presence-at-intersec-2017-to-strengthen-cooperation-with-uae.htmlEvents NewsTue, 07 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="34" height="54"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">UK companies are looking for opportunities for industrial partnerships and long term joint ventures</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Innovation, Strategic Partnership and cooperation are the main UK themes as over 100 UK companies exhibit a range of world leading capabilities in the security sector at Intersec 2017. This significant UK presence reflects the strong commitment to future security cooperation and partnership between the UK and the UAE.</strong></p> <p>UK...Tall Building Fire Safety Conference to take place at FIREX 2017http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/tall-building-fire-safety-conference-to-take-place-at-firex-2017.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/tall-building-fire-safety-conference-to-take-place-at-firex-2017.htmlEvents NewsTue, 07 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="32" height="56"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>FIREX takes places at The Excel exhibition centre London and includes the latest products and services from the World&rsquo;s leading fire companies</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Recognised by the Institution of Fire Engineers, the conference is delivered by subject experts and themes covered include tall building fire case studies, fire risk management, tall building firefighting.</p> <p><strong>FIREX</strong></p> <p>The Tall Building Fire Safety Conference in 2017 will take place at FIREX, the UK&rsquo;s premier fire exhibition. FIREX takes places...Italy's fire departments honoured with Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award titled "International Firefighting Team of the Year 2016"http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/italy-s-fire-departments-honoured-with-conrad-dietrich-magirus-award-titled-international-firefighting-team-of-the-year-2016.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/italy-s-fire-departments-honoured-with-conrad-dietrich-magirus-award-titled-international-firefighting-team-of-the-year-2016.htmlIndustry NewsMon, 30 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="51" height="51"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Earthquake helpers distinguished for extraordinary performance and teamwork</strong> <br /></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>All Fire Department teams that helped during the series of earthquakes in central Italy in summer 2016 have now received a special award for their performance. On Friday evening, 27 January 2017, in front of an audience of more than 700 fire fighters and guests from all over the world at the Congress Centrum Ulm, Germany, they won the coveted Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award together with the title "International Firefighting Team of the Year 2016". Likewise, the jury...Dubai’s Security Industry Regulatory Agency to launch with a full conference at Intersec 2017http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/dubai-s-security-industry-regulatory-agency-to-launch-with-a-full-conference-at-intersec-2017.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/dubai-s-security-industry-regulatory-agency-to-launch-with-a-full-conference-at-intersec-2017.htmlEvents NewsWed, 18 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="170" height="264"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><span class="smalltxt"><strong>Public launch of Dubai&rsquo;s SIRA features in power-packed conference line-up at Intersec 2017</strong></span></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>The launch of Dubai&rsquo;s Security Industry Regulatory Agency (SIRA) will feature in a full conference programme at Intersec 2017, where leading decision makers will discuss a new law governing the Emirate&rsquo;s security industry framework, guidelines and expectations.</p> <p>The SIRA Forum takes place on 24 January at the Dubai International Convention and...Public Venues & Events Safety & Security 2017 to gather top regional venue and event ownershttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/public-venues-and-events-safety-and-security-2017-to-gather-top-regional-venue-and-event-owners.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/public-venues-and-events-safety-and-security-2017-to-gather-top-regional-venue-and-event-owners.htmlEvents NewsTue, 17 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="151" height="264"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center" style="text-align: center;"><span style="color: #000000;"><strong style="color: #777777; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; font-style: normal; font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: center; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; background-color: #ffffff;"><span class="smalltxt" style="font-size: 11px; text-decoration: none;">The...Chubb secures new fire extinguisher maintenance contract for Derbyshire Health Trusthttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-secures-new-fire-extinguisher-maintenance-contract-for-derbyshire-health-trust.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-secures-new-fire-extinguisher-maintenance-contract-for-derbyshire-health-trust.htmlCompany NewsTue, 10 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="36" height="60"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Hospitals, private general practitioner offices, health centres and dental surgeries are all included in the three-year contract</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Chubb Fire &amp; Security Limited has secured a new contract to provide fire extinguisher maintenance services at more than 50 sites belonging to or managed by the Derbyshire Community Health Services (DCHS) NHS Foundation Trust. Chubb, a provider of security and fire-safety solutions, is a part...Rittal to display physical security systems for IT infrastructure at Intersec 2017http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/rittal-to-display-physical-security-systems-for-it-infrastructure-at-intersec-2017.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/rittal-to-display-physical-security-systems-for-it-infrastructure-at-intersec-2017.htmlEvents NewsMon, 09 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" align="left" width="46" height="44"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Rittal&rsquo;s Micro Data Centre and IT Security rooms to take centre stage at Intersec </span>2017</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Rittal, a manufacturer of IT Racks and Datacentre solution provider continues to reinstate its strong presence in Middle East region with their certified high-quality, system-tested Physical Security systems for IT infrastructure, displayed and showcased on their innovation stand participation at Intersec 2017.</p> <p>Products to take centre stage this year will be &ldquo;Micro Data Centre and IT Security...Remote Healthcare Middle East 2017 attracts experts to exchange knowledge and discuss future of remote healthcare industryhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/remote-healthcare-middle-east-2017-attracts-experts-to-exchange-knowledge-and-discuss-future-of-remote-healthcare-industry.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/remote-healthcare-middle-east-2017-attracts-experts-to-exchange-knowledge-and-discuss-future-of-remote-healthcare-industry.htmlEvents NewsWed, 28 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;">Remote Healthcare Middle East 2017 is <br />dedicated to innovators and visionaries <br />across the remote healthcare industry</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Remote Healthcare Middle East has announced its full agenda for the 2017 instalment. The program boasts an impressive line-up of regional and international experts from NOC's, IOC's, NGO's, Health Authorities, Government, Mining Operators, Private Hospitals, Associations and Engineering Contractors.</p> <p><strong>Best practice training solutions</strong></p> <p>The Conference will be held from...Intersec 2017 attracts a record international coverage in Dubai, European exhibitors in the leadhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/intersec-2017-attracts-a-record-international-coverage-in-dubai-european-exhibitors-in-the-lead.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/intersec-2017-attracts-a-record-international-coverage-in-dubai-european-exhibitors-in-the-lead.htmlEvents NewsFri, 23 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="192" height="250"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">Intersec 2017 to host a record international coverage of exhibitors for security, safety, and fire protection solutions</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>European exhibitors are making their presence felt at a trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection, with the UK, Germany, Italy, and France leading the way in boosting exports to the buoyant Middle East market.</p> <p>Intersec 2017 will feature more than 1,200 exhibitors from 52 countries when it opens from 22-24 January at the Dubai International Convention and...NFPA offers Energy Storage Systems Safety resources and training to fire servicehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nfpa-offers-energy-storage-systems-safety-resources-and-training-to-fire-service.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nfpa-offers-energy-storage-systems-safety-resources-and-training-to-fire-service.htmlCompany NewsTue, 20 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="34" height="54"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td valign="middle" align="center" style="text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is the first organisation to offer resources and training to help the U.S. fire service </span></strong><br /></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>As the world continues its shift towards renewable energy generation, Energy Storage Systems (ESS) are rapidly becoming a reality across the globe. ESS capture energy for use at a later time and convert...Schneider Electric becomes the corporate sponsor of Airport Solutions Mexico 2017http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/schneider-electric-becomes-the-corporate-sponsor-of-airport-solutions-mexico-2017.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/schneider-electric-becomes-the-corporate-sponsor-of-airport-solutions-mexico-2017.htmlEvents NewsThu, 15 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="28" height="55"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong><span class="smalltxt">The two-day Airport Solutions Mexico exhibition and conference will be held 3-4 May 2017 at the Centro Citibanamex</span></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The inaugural Airport Solutions Mexico 2017, part of the Airport Solutions Global Series of events, is being officially sponsored by Schneider Electric, a software solutions provider.</strong></p> <p><strong>Bringing together industry&rsquo;s buying chain</strong></p> <p>The two-day <a...China (Guangzhou) International Fire Safety Exhibition event at Guangzhou Pazhou Poly World Trade Centrehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/china-guangzhou-international-fire-safety-exhibition-event-at-guangzhou-pazhou-poly-world-trade-centre.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/china-guangzhou-international-fire-safety-exhibition-event-at-guangzhou-pazhou-poly-world-trade-centre.htmlEvents NewsThu, 15 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="40" height="54"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>CFE 2016 has attracted more than 350 exhibitors, 22,000 visitors from over 50 countries and covered in 25,000m2</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>China (Guangzhou) International Fire Safety Exhibition(CFE2017), the most influential and record- breaking fire event in China, will be held on Jun 27-29, 2017 at (China)Guangzhou Pazhou Poly World Trade Centre. It covers 40,000 sq.m. There will be at least 500 exhibitors, 22,000 visitors until then.</strong></p> <p><strong>CFE 2016</strong></p> <p><a...Pierce Manufacturing receives 107th order for its Pierce Ascendant 107-foot aerial ladderhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-manufacturing-receives-107th-order-for-its-pierce-ascendant-107-foot-aerial-ladder.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-manufacturing-receives-107th-order-for-its-pierce-ascendant-107-foot-aerial-ladder.htmlCompany NewsThu, 15 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="32" height="53"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Innovative aerial apparatus, the most popular in Pierce&rsquo;s history, continues its upward sales trajectory</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/pierce-manufacturing-co.html" class="redbold">Pierce Manufacturing</a>, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation) company, has received the 107th order for its Pierce Ascendant 107-foot steel heavy-duty aerial ladder. The vehicle was...Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award receives unprecedented support via renowned fire brigade suppliershttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/conrad-dietrich-magirus-award-receives-unprecedented-support-via-renowned-fire-brigade-suppliers.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/conrad-dietrich-magirus-award-receives-unprecedented-support-via-renowned-fire-brigade-suppliers.htmlIndustry NewsWed, 14 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="42" height="52"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>ENDRESS Elektroger&auml;tebau, D&ouml;nges, LUKAS Hydraulik and Vetter support Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award pursues the goal of placing the work of firefighters all around the world in the foreground and giving them the special recognition they deserve. For the second successive year, ENDRESS Elektroger&auml;tebau GmbH (Gold Sponsor) and D&ouml;nges (Silver Sponsor) companies are co-sponsoring the competition. As the third sponsor LUKAS Hydraulik GmbH together with...VdS-FireSafety Cologne sets a new visitor recordhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/vds-firesafety-cologne-sets-a-new-visitor-record.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/vds-firesafety-cologne-sets-a-new-visitor-record.htmlEvents NewsMon, 12 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="32" height="54"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p style="text-align: center;"><strong>The FireSafety was opened by the mayor of Cologne Hans-Werner Bartsch (CDU)</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The VdS-FireSafety on December 7th and 8th brought over 2,600 experts from 18 countries to the Cologne Exhibition Centre &ndash; 30% more than last year. As usual, the industry-gathering combined a large number of high-quality offers: six VdS conferences (&ldquo;Fire Detection and Alarm Systems&rdquo;, &ldquo;Fire Extinguishing Systems&rdquo;, &ldquo;Smoke and Heat Exhaust Ventilation...Bristol unveils new technical rescue garments made with GORE PYRAD Fabric Technologyhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bristol-unveils-new-technical-rescue-garments-made-with-gore-pyrad-fabric-technology.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bristol-unveils-new-technical-rescue-garments-made-with-gore-pyrad-fabric-technology.htmlCompany NewsThu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="33" height="53"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The durable waterproof and windproof qualities of the fabric, low water pick-up and quick re-dry properties, ensure protection from the elements&nbsp;</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Bristol Uniforms, the UK&rsquo;s designer and manufacturer of firefighting PPE, has unveiled brand new technical rescue garments made with the latest GORE PYRAD Fabric Technology. The new Gore Varde jacket and trouser combination will be offered as part of Bristol&rsquo;s RescueFlex range, offering significantly more comfort and flexibility for firefighters...NFPA encourages personal responsibility for safety in public buildings due to recent fire incidenceshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nfpa-encourages-personal-responsibility-for-safety-in-public-buildings-due-to-recent-fire-incidences.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nfpa-encourages-personal-responsibility-for-safety-in-public-buildings-due-to-recent-fire-incidences.htmlIndustry NewsThu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="41" height="52"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Most people don&rsquo;t consider fire a significant risk, complacency is one of the greatest dangers when it comes to fire safety</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The fires that occurred this past week in Oakland, California, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and Gatlinburg, Tennessee, reinforce that fires can happen anywhere, anytime and with deadly consequences. As people enter public places this holiday season, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is strongly encouraging everyone to be...KIMTEK Corporation launches new websitehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kimtek-corporation-launches-new-website.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kimtek-corporation-launches-new-website.htmlCompany NewsThu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="36" height="53"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>FIRELITE transport skid units transform assorted truck and vehicle beds</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>KIMTEK Corporation, the provider of off-road fire rescue skid units for UTV side-by-sides and pick-up and flatbed trucks, has announced the launch of its new website dedicated to the needs of firefighting agencies using pick-ups and flatbed trucks for off-road wildland firefighting. The new website, can be accessed directly...Intersec 2017 to be attended by leading solutions providers focussing on IP-based video surveillance solutionshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/intersec-2017-to-be-attended-by-leading-solutions-providers-focussing-on-ip-based-video-surveillance-solutions.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/intersec-2017-to-be-attended-by-leading-solutions-providers-focussing-on-ip-based-video-surveillance-solutions.htmlEvents NewsThu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT<table style="height: 44px;" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="34" height="44"> <tbody> <tr> <td><br /></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Intersec 2017 focusses on IP-based video surveillance for retail sector offering</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p class="smalltxt">The rise of IoT (Internet of Things), and its convergence with video analytics is set to have a profound impact on the Middle East video surveillance industry, as the regional security sector&rsquo;s traditional boundaries continue to blur.</p> <p>Global security solutions providers at the upcoming Intersec 2017 trade show in Dubai said the retail sector is one of many industry...