TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news from TheBigRedGuide.com http://www.thebigredguide.com/news.html Copyright (C) TheBigRedGuide.com 2014 Fire news Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority agrees two proposals for consultation to form its Integrated Risk Management Action Plan for 2014/15http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-authority-agrees-two-proposals-for-consultation-to-form-its-integrated-risk-management-action-plan-for-2014-15.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-authority-agrees-two-proposals-for-consultation-to-form-its-integrated-risk-management-action-plan-for-2014-15.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service&rsquo;s consultation will run until 5th September 2014</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>At its meeting on the 25th June 2014, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-service.html" class="redbold">North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue</a> Authority agreed two proposals for consultation, which will form the Service&rsquo;s Integrated Risk Management Action Plan for 2014/15.</strong></p> <p>The consultation will run until 5th September 2014, and...Shropshire provides fire safety tips to children during Child Safety Weekhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/shropshire-provides-fire-safety-tips-to-children-during-child-safety-week.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/shropshire-provides-fire-safety-tips-to-children-during-child-safety-week.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>Emergency services link with volunteers to educate year 6 pupils with real life scenarios to teach them about personal safety</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Children are learning about fire safety with <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/shropshire-fire-and-rescue-service.html" class="redbold">Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service</a> during Child Safety Week.</strong></p> <p>Fire crews from across the county are educating youngsters about the dangers from fire at a series of...North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service issues safety tips for setting up camp as part of the Fire Kills campaignhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-service-issues-safety-tips-for-setting-up-camp-as-part-of-the-fire-kills-campaign.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-service-issues-safety-tips-for-setting-up-camp-as-part-of-the-fire-kills-campaign.htmlIndustry NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>NYFRS has also asked people to follow the Fire Kills campaign&rsquo;s top tips to ensure the outdoor adventure is a safe and enjoyable one</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>As part of the Fire Kills campaign, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-service.html" class="redbold">North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service</a> is asking people to stay safe this summer as they make the most of the weather and enjoy the great outdoors, whether camping, cooking or...Aico’s Ei164RC heat alarm recommended by Plumis for use with its Automist home fire safety systemhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/aico-s-ei164rc-heat-alarm-recommended-by-plumis-for-use-with-its-automist-home-fire-safety-system.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/aico-s-ei164rc-heat-alarm-recommended-by-plumis-for-use-with-its-automist-home-fire-safety-system.htmlCompany NewsSat, 05 Jul 2014 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>Aico Ei164RC heat alarm triggers the Plumis&rsquo; Automist home fire safety system via a relay module</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/aico-ltd.html" class="redbold">Aico</a> is pleased to announce that its market leading Ei164RC mains powered heat alarm has been recommended by British manufacturer <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/plumis-ltd.html" class="redbold">Plumis</a> for use with its award winning Automist home fire safety...Vimpex introduces range of photoluminescent life safety signage, Implaserhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/vimpex-introduces-range-of-photoluminescent-life-safety-signage-implaser.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/vimpex-introduces-range-of-photoluminescent-life-safety-signage-implaser.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>Vimpex&rsquo;s Implaser range includes photoluminescent signage and lighting solutions for fire equipment, emergency exits, etc.</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/vimpex-ltd.html" class="redbold">Vimpex</a> has introduced the Implaser range of photoluminescent life safety signage, which features brightness levels many more times than required by the Standards and innovative products that enhance building safety.</strong></p> <p>The Implaser line is the ideal safety signage in areas such...Aico donates 140RC smoke alarms to Northern Regional College, Irelandhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/aico-donates-140rc-smoke-alarms-to-northern-regional-college-ireland.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/aico-donates-140rc-smoke-alarms-to-northern-regional-college-ireland.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>Mains powered 140RC series smoke alarms have been supplied by Aico to NRC for its Modern Apprenticeship Scheme</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/aico-ltd.html" class="redbold">Aico</a>, supplier of market leading Smoke, Heat and Multi-Sensor alarms, has donated 140RC Series smoke alarms to Northern Regional College (NRC) in Northern Ireland, for its Modern Apprenticeship Scheme.</p> <p>NRC has around 20,000 students across six campuses in Northern Ireland and offers a wide range of full and part time Further...Sprue Safety Products wins the Best Marketing Campaign title at Northern Ireland’s Plumbing & Heating Awards 2014http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/sprue-safety-products-wins-the-best-marketing-campaign-title-at-northern-ireland-s-plumbing-and-heating-awards-2014.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/sprue-safety-products-wins-the-best-marketing-campaign-title-at-northern-ireland-s-plumbing-and-heating-awards-2014.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>Sprue was recognised for its campaign alongside Gis A Hug to keep more people safe from dangers of CO in Northern Ireleand<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/sprue-safety-products-ltd.html" class="redbold">Sprue Safety Products</a> has won the Best Marketing Campaign title at Northern Ireland&rsquo;s Plumbing &amp; Heating Awards 2014.</strong></p> <p>The company was recognised for its campaign alongside local charity Gis A Hug to keep more people safe...Oshkosh Airport Products Group deploys twin Oshkosh Striker 8x8 ARF vehicles at Calgary International Airporthttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/oshkosh-airport-products-group-deploys-twin-oshkosh-striker-8x8-arf-vehicles-at-calgary-international-airport.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/oshkosh-airport-products-group-deploys-twin-oshkosh-striker-8x8-arf-vehicles-at-calgary-international-airport.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="268"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="redbold" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The pair of Oshkosh Striker vehicles will support the airport&rsquo;s new 14,000-foot (4.2 km) long runway</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/oshkosh-airport-products.html" class="redbold">Oshkosh Airport Products Group</a>, a division of <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/oshkosh-corp.html" class="redbold">Oshkosh Corporation</a>, has placed twin Oshkosh&reg; Striker&reg; 8 x 8 aircraft rescue and fire fighting (ARFF) vehicles into service at Calgary International Airport (YYC) in...VdS to host International Conference “Fire Extinguishing Systems” on 9th and 10th of December 2014http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/vds-to-host-international-conference-fire-extinguishing-systems-on-9th-and-10th-of-december-2014.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/vds-to-host-international-conference-fire-extinguishing-systems-on-9th-and-10th-of-december-2014.htmlEvents NewsWed, 18 Jun 2014 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>VdS Fire Safety Cologne combines four VdS conferences, a science forum and fair for fire protection in the Rhineland</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Ever since fire protection systems were established in Europe, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/vds-schadenverh-tung-gmbh.html" class="redbold">VdS</a> has been ensuring their reliability. On its conferences, the institute imparts its experiences on saving lives and entire sites gained in far more than 100 years to international experts. On the...Honeywell’s FAAST aspiration smoke detection system deployed by BRI Groep’s DC Bleiswijk food distribution centre in Netherlandshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/honeywell-s-faast-aspiration-smoke-detection-system-deployed-by-bri-groep-s-dc-bleiswijk-food-distribution-centre-in-netherlands.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/honeywell-s-faast-aspiration-smoke-detection-system-deployed-by-bri-groep-s-dc-bleiswijk-food-distribution-centre-in-netherlands.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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">Honeywell&rsquo;s FAAST system provided BRI Groep with ultra-fast detection with zero false alarms</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Chiller, freezer and refrigeration facilities present some of the most challenging environments for reliable fire detection. Low temperatures, dry atmospheric conditions and humidity fog created by temperature changes during normal operation make an advanced technology solution necessary.</strong></p> <p>An increasing number of refrigeration facility managers are...Securing Asia & Africa 2014 to showcase homeland security and critical infrastructure protection opportunities both in Asia and Africahttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/securing-asia-and-africa-2014-to-showcase-homeland-security-and-critical-infrastructure-protection-opportunities-both-in-asia-and-africa.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/securing-asia-and-africa-2014-to-showcase-homeland-security-and-critical-infrastructure-protection-opportunities-both-in-asia-and-africa.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="1" height="282"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The event would also put forward areas of convergence between continents in terms of mutual security concerns</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/securing-asia-and-africa-2014.html" class="redbold">Securing Asia &amp; Africa 2014</a> is a vital summit in the Homeland Security and Counter Terror calendar of annual events. </strong></p> <p><strong></strong>With London as the global hub for procurement agencies from Asia and Africa, it provides a unique...Honeywell Life Safety appoints senior staff for its Sensors Divisionhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/honeywell-life-safety-appoints-senior-staff-for-its-sensors-division.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/honeywell-life-safety-appoints-senior-staff-for-its-sensors-division.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>Honeywell promoted Sean Clay to the role of General Manager</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/honeywell-security-group.html" class="redbold">Honeywell Life Safety</a> has made some senior appointments within its multi-million dollar Sensors Division this month. Sean Clay has been promoted to the role of General Manager, and Alexandre Naef, ex Johnson and Johnson Director, has taken on the role of Sales Leader. Sean Clay reports to David Wilson, VPGM of the wider Systems &amp; Sensors Division...UTC to showcase its Ziton ZP2 life-safety solution at IFSEC 2014http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/utc-to-showcase-its-ziton-zp2-life-safety-solution-at-ifsec-2014.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/utc-to-showcase-its-ziton-zp2-life-safety-solution-at-ifsec-2014.htmlEvents NewsWed, 11 Jun 2014 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>UTC will highlight combined technologies that integrate Ziton with its portfolio of access control, intrusion and video solutions</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/utc-fire-and-security.html" class="redbold">UTC Building &amp; Industrial Systems</a>, a unit of <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/united-technologies-corporation.html" class="redbold">United Technologies Corp.</a>, will showcase its Ziton ZP2 life-safety solution at the <a...Advanced’s MxPro 4 fire panels protect new diesel engine plant at the Delimara Power Station in Maltahttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-s-mxpro-4-fire-panels-protect-new-diesel-engine-plant-at-the-delimara-power-station-in-malta.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/advanced-s-mxpro-4-fire-panels-protect-new-diesel-engine-plant-at-the-delimara-power-station-in-malta.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>Advanced&rsquo;s MxPro 4 panels are integrated with water-based sprinklers, deluge foam systems and inert gas suppression</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>A key part of Malta&rsquo;s power network, the 2012 extension of the Delimara Power Station, is being protected by a new fire system from industry-leading fire manufacturer <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/advanced-electronics-ltd.html" class="redbold">Advanced</a>.</strong></p> <p>The contractor, BWSC, selected Advanced&rsquo;s MxPro 4 fire panels for the fire system at the new diesel engine...Fike introduces new detector for its TWINFLEX pro intelligent 2-wire fire alarm systemhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/fike-introduces-new-detector-for-its-twinflex-pro-intelligent-2-wire-fire-alarm-system.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/fike-introduces-new-detector-for-its-twinflex-pro-intelligent-2-wire-fire-alarm-system.htmlCompany NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>Fike&rsquo;s new multipoint ASD detector incorporates a new advanced optical chamber for enhanced smoke detection</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/fike-safety-technology-ltd.html" class="redbold">Fike Safety Technology</a> has introduced a new detector for its popular TWINFLEX&reg;pro intelligent 2-wire fire alarm system. The Multipoint ASD detector has all of the features and benefits of the existing detector, including 7 modes of detection and...Connexion2 to exhibit its Identicom lone worker devices and SoloProtect service at Safety and Health Expo 2014http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/connexion2-to-exhibit-its-identicom-lone-worker-devices-and-soloprotect-service-at-safety-and-health-expo-2014.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/connexion2-to-exhibit-its-identicom-lone-worker-devices-and-soloprotect-service-at-safety-and-health-expo-2014.htmlEvents NewsTue, 08 Jul 2014 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>Connexion2 supply Identicom to employers as part of fully managed solution called SoloProtect</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The UK-based company, who has expanded into the European market this year, will exhibit their market-leading Identicom lone worker devices and its SkoloProtect service.</strong></p> <p>The SoloProtect solutions will be on show at the <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/safety-and-health-expo-2014.html" class="redbold">Safety and Health Expo 2014</a>, held at ExCeL London between June 17 and 19 on Stand M2055, where senior staff will demonstrate how to use the...Streamlight introduces new Red Nano lighthttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/streamlight-introduces-new-red-nano-light.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/streamlight-introduces-new-red-nano-light.htmlCompany NewsTue, 03 Jun 2014 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 new light will benefit the American Diabetes Association Research Foundation</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/streamlight-inc.html" class="redbold">Streamlight&reg; Inc.</a>, a leading provider of high-performance lighting equipment, introduced a new Red Nano Light&reg; as part of the company&rsquo;s Lights for a Cause series of flashlights. The new light will benefit the American Diabetes Association Research Foundation.</strong></p> <p>Streamlight will donate $1.00 to the organisation for each of these Red Nano...Streamlight recycles 3,200 pounds of rechargeable batteries during first quarter of 2014http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/streamlight-recycles-3-200-pounds-of-rechargeable-batteries-during-first-quarter-of-2014.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/streamlight-recycles-3-200-pounds-of-rechargeable-batteries-during-first-quarter-of-2014.htmlCompany NewsThu, 22 May 2014 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>Streamlight recycled over 3,210 pounds of Nickel Cadmium, Lithium Ion, and small Sealed Lead Acid batteries</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/streamlight-inc.html" class="redbold">Streamlight&reg;, Inc.</a>, a leading provider of high-performance flashlights, announced that the company and several of its U.S. distribution partners recycled over 3,200 pounds of rechargeable batteries during the first quarter of 2014.</strong></p> <p>Streamlight&rsquo;s corporate...Oshkosh delivers its Striker 6 x 6 Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting vehicles to the Administracion Nacional de Aviacion Civil of Argentinahttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/oshkosh-delivers-its-striker-6-x-6-aircraft-rescue-and-fire-fighting-vehicles-to-the-administracion-nacional-de-aviacion-civil-of-argentina.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/oshkosh-delivers-its-striker-6-x-6-aircraft-rescue-and-fire-fighting-vehicles-to-the-administracion-nacional-de-aviacion-civil-of-argentina.htmlCompany NewsThu, 22 May 2014 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>Oshkosh Striker&rsquo;s firefighting system includes a water tank, foam cell, and dry chemical system for dual agent fire suppression<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/oshkosh-airport-products.html" class="redbold">Oshkosh Airport Products Group</a>, a division of <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/oshkosh-corp.html" class="redbold">Oshkosh Corporation</a>, announced that the Administracion Nacional de Aviacion Civil of Argentina (ANAC) purchased 25...Prysmian FP PLUS cable chosen to secure 6 Bevis Marks building in Londonhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/prysmian-fp-plus-cable-chosen-to-secure-6-bevis-marks-building-in-london.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/prysmian-fp-plus-cable-chosen-to-secure-6-bevis-marks-building-in-london.htmlCompany NewsMon, 19 May 2014 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>FP PLUS is an &lsquo;<em>enhanced</em>', damage resistant, dressable fire resistant cable that meets the requirements of BS 5839-1</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/prysmian-cables-and-systems-limited.html" class="redbold">P</a><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/prysmian-cables-and-systems-limited.html" class="redbold">rysmian</a> FP PLUS has been selected and installed as part of the emergency building services and used...