TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news TheBigRedGuide.com - Fire news from TheBigRedGuide.com http://www.thebigredguide.com/news.html Copyright (C) TheBigRedGuide.com 2015 Fire news Mon, 25 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 25 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT Kentec Electronics to showcase fire control panel solutions at Firex International 2015http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-electronics-to-showcase-fire-control-panel-solutions-at-firex-international-2015.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-electronics-to-showcase-fire-control-panel-solutions-at-firex-international-2015.htmlEvents NewsMon, 25 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="227" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Kentec&rsquo;s Syncro, Sigma &amp; Elite ranges will be on show together with fire control panels</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>London&rsquo;s ExCel Centre provides the perfect opportunity for leading fire detection and alarm control product manufacturer <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/kentec-electronics-ltd.html" class="redbold">Kentec Electronics Ltd.</a>&nbsp;(Stand E120)&nbsp;to showcase their extensive EN, UL &amp; FM, Marine, analogue, conventional...G.F. Fire Solutions asks businesses in London to comply with Fire Safety legislationshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/g-f-fire-solutions-asks-businesses-in-london-to-comply-with-fire-safety-legislations.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/g-f-fire-solutions-asks-businesses-in-london-to-comply-with-fire-safety-legislations.htmlCompany NewsFri, 22 May 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>G.F. Fire Solutions is an approved independent fire risk assessor with the Institution of Fire Engineers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Following the recent spate of high profile fires, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/gf-fire-solutions-ltd.html" class="redbold">G.F. Fire Solutions Ltd</a>, is asking small and medium-sized businesses in London and the south east to check that their business complies with Fire Safety legislation. Many companies are not aware of the risks to the business, whether or not a fire takes...Oshkosh Fire & Emergency Group expands services in Middle Easthttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/oshkosh-fire-and-emergency-group-expands-services-in-middle-east.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/oshkosh-fire-and-emergency-group-expands-services-in-middle-east.htmlEvents NewsFri, 22 May 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>Oshkosh will introduce global Striker 8 X 8 featuring twin rear-mounted Scania low emission engines at Interschutz 2015</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Oshkosh Fire &amp; Emergency Group, part of <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/oshkosh-corp.html" class="redbold">Oshkosh Corporation</a>, is expanding its presence in the Middle East to better serve <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/oshkosh-airport-products.html" class="redbold">Oshkosh Airport Products</a> and <a...2nd West Africa Oil & Gas Security Summit to be addressed by Development of Nigeria Defence Directorhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/2nd-west-africa-oil-and-gas-security-summit-to-be-addressed-by-development-of-nigeria-defence-director.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/2nd-west-africa-oil-and-gas-security-summit-to-be-addressed-by-development-of-nigeria-defence-director.htmlEvents NewsFri, 22 May 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>Speakers will provide industry leaders knowledge of current oil and gas security situation in West Africa</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The Director of Development of the Nigeria Defence Headquarters from the Nigerian Ministry of Defence will give the Welcome Address at the <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/west-africa-oil-and-gas-security-2015-summit.html" class="redbold">2nd West Africa Oil &amp; Gas Security Summit</a>, taking place next month at the Eko...Honeywell FAAST ASD assists recycling and waste management plants with safety provisionhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/honeywell-faast-asd-assists-recycling-and-waste-management-plants-with-safety-provision.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/honeywell-faast-asd-assists-recycling-and-waste-management-plants-with-safety-provision.htmlCompany NewsThu, 21 May 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>FAAST uses a sophisticated three-stage filtration technique, dual-optics particle analysis</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>As the market-leading Aspiration Smoke Detector (ASD), it&rsquo;s no wonder <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/honeywell-first-responder-products.html" class="redbold">Honeywell</a>&rsquo;s FAAST is being implemented by a growing number of recycling and waste management plants. Offering the earliest, most accurate smoke detection, class-leading filtration and system design that removes both dust-stimulated false alarms...FIREX International 2015 to connect global security & fire marketshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/firex-international-2015-to-connect-global-security-and-fire-markets.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/firex-international-2015-to-connect-global-security-and-fire-markets.htmlEvents NewsWed, 20 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="156" height="292"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>FIREX International will showcase all the latest technology, solutions and knowledge</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>From June 16-18 this year the Fire Industry will once again gather in London to participate in <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/firex-2015.html" class="redbold">FIREX International</a>, the annual industry event that connects the global security and fire markets.</strong></p> <p>FIREX International is co-located alongside <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/ifsec-international-2015.html"...FIREX 2015 ‘Innovation Trail’ to showcase latest fire safety products and serviceshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/firex-2015-innovation-trail-to-showcase-latest-fire-safety-products-and-services.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/firex-2015-innovation-trail-to-showcase-latest-fire-safety-products-and-services.htmlEvents NewsWed, 20 May 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"> <p><strong>FIREX will includes C-TEC&rsquo;s powerful new proprietary addressable protocol, CAST along with a host of associated devices<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Organisers of <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/firex-2015.html" class="redbold">FIREX International</a> have polled their exhibitors to discover all the latest trends and innovations that will be on display this year, the Innovation Trail will allow visitors to navigate all the newest products and services from across the fire safety industry that have launched this year.</strong></p>...Kentec fire safety system protects newly rebuilt Bank of Albania Museum in Tiranahttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-fire-safety-system-protects-newly-rebuilt-bank-of-albania-museum-in-tirana.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/kentec-fire-safety-system-protects-newly-rebuilt-bank-of-albania-museum-in-tirana.htmlCompany NewsWed, 20 May 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 new fire system is designed around 2-loop Kentec Syncro AS fire control panel with Apollo XP95 detectors, call points &amp; sounders</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>A major renovation and restoration of the historic Central Bank of Albania in Tirana, that includes the construction of a new building to house a new Numismatic Museum, is being protected by a new fire safety system that includes a <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/kentec-electronics-ltd.html" class="redbold">Kentec</a> fire...Record attendee numbers for Secutech 2015http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/record-attendee-numbers-for-secutech-2015.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/record-attendee-numbers-for-secutech-2015.htmlEvents NewsTue, 19 May 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"> <p><strong>18th edition of Secutech took place from 28 &ndash; 30 April 2015 at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Insightful fringe activities covered wide spectrum of industry sectors</strong></p> <p>One of the most influential international exhibitions for security professionals, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/secutech-international-2015.html" class="redbold">Secutech</a>, successfully concluded its 2015 edition on a high note. Organised by <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/messe-frankfurt.html"...Chubb Fire & Security introduces keyholder alert servicehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-fire-and-security-introduces-keyholder-alert-service.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chubb-fire-and-security-introduces-keyholder-alert-service.htmlCompany NewsTue, 19 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="230" height="266"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>With Keyholder Care alert an on-site employee can be contacted by the ARC to ensure their safety</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 introduced a new keyholder alert service to help employers protect employees who work alone or respond to activated alarms. Chubb is a part of <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/utc-fire-and-security.html" class="redbold">UTC Building &amp; Industrial...Chief Fire Officers Association urges children’s fancy dress clothing to meet safety standardshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chief-fire-officers-association-urges-children-s-fancy-dress-clothing-to-meet-safety-standards.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/chief-fire-officers-association-urges-children-s-fancy-dress-clothing-to-meet-safety-standards.htmlCompany NewsTue, 19 May 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>CFOA are calling for change, so fancy dress costumes are subject to the same safety standards as children&rsquo;s nightclothes</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/chief-fire-officers-association-cfoa.html" class="redbold">Chief Fire Officers Association (CFOA)</a> is calling for children&rsquo;s fancy dress clothing to meet the same safety standards as children&rsquo;s nightclothes, and for further research into the labelling of adult clothing.</strong></p> <p>The call comes as BBC TV&rsquo;s Watchdog (to be broadcast...North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Authority appeals for variation in sentence for American Nailshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-authority-appeals-for-variation-in-sentence-for-american-nails.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-authority-appeals-for-variation-in-sentence-for-american-nails.htmlCompany NewsFri, 15 May 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>North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority urge business owners urges business owners to conduct fire assessment</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Following the prosecution and sentencing on 27/03/2015 of a business operating in York,&nbsp;<a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/north-yorkshire-fire-and-rescue-service.html" class="redbold">North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Authority</a> has appealed to the courts for the sentence to be varied.</strong></p> <p>Following inspection of the...MIPS 2015 attracts 100 new companieshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/mips-2015-attracts-100-new-companies.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/mips-2015-attracts-100-new-companies.htmlEvents NewsTue, 12 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="208" height="305"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>MIPS 2015 focused on security systems used in implementing smart city projects<br /></strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/mips-2015.html" class="redbold">MIPS</a>, the 21<sup>st</sup> international exhibition on&nbsp;protection, security and fire safety took place in&nbsp;pavilion 75&nbsp;of&nbsp;Moscow&rsquo;s VDNKh from 13&nbsp;&mdash; 16&nbsp;April 2015.</strong></p> <p>Over the past 20&nbsp;years, MIPS has established itself as&nbsp;an&nbsp;authority among professionals of&nbsp;this industry. In&nbsp;his welcome to&nbsp;exhibitors and visitors,...Saudi Safety & Security 2015 exhibition brings together 3,000 industry expertshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/saudi-safety-and-security-2015-exhibition-brings-together-3-000-industry-experts.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/saudi-safety-and-security-2015-exhibition-brings-together-3-000-industry-experts.htmlEvents NewsTue, 12 May 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>This year event had a new workshop-led format where selected critical topics were discussed<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>The <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/saudi-safety-and-security-2015.html" class="redbold">Saudi Safety &amp; Security Forum and Exhibition</a> takes place annually and attracts a broad cross section of the industry to 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...NCT CBRNe USA 2015 ends on high note with US CBRN community in attendancehttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nct-cbrne-usa-2015-ends-on-high-note-with-us-cbrn-community-in-attendance.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/nct-cbrne-usa-2015-ends-on-high-note-with-us-cbrn-community-in-attendance.htmlEvents NewsFri, 08 May 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>NCT CBRNe USA 2015 was this year&rsquo;s place to be for meeting the country&rsquo;s leading decision-makers</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/events/nct-cbrne-usa-2015.html" class="redbold">NCT CBRNe USA 2015</a>: Setting a benchmark for high-quality CBRN events of the future</strong></p> <p><strong>Giving an alternative to old-fashioned CBRN forums where stakeholders meet the same people and colleagues over and over again each year, NCT events are renowned for their high quality when it comes to...Bristol upgrades its protective clothing range for marine firefightershttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bristol-upgrades-its-protective-clothing-range-for-marine-firefighters.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/bristol-upgrades-its-protective-clothing-range-for-marine-firefighters.htmlCompany NewsMon, 04 May 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>New head-to-toe range includes fire coat and trousers, helmet, boots and gloves certified to MarED standards</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>As part of a wider programme to introduce a range of products incorporating the very latest fabrics and PPE materials, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/bristol-uniforms-ltd.html" class="redbold">Bristol</a> has completely upgraded its protective clothing range for marine firefighters. The new...ASIS Middle East 2016 to attract 600+ senior security management professionalshttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/asis-middle-east-2016-to-attract-600-senior-security-management-professionals.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/asis-middle-east-2016-to-attract-600-senior-security-management-professionals.htmlEvents NewsThu, 30 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="228" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The event will feature 33 high-level educational sessions divided over three parallel tracks</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong><a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/asis-international.html" class="redbold">ASIS International</a>, the world&rsquo;s premier organisation for security professionals, has announced that it is accepting applications from industry leaders interested in presenting at&nbsp;its <a...HAIX to demonstrate its firefighter boot range at INTERSCHUTZ 2015http://www.thebigredguide.com/news/haix-to-demonstrate-its-firefighter-boot-range-at-interschutz-2015.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/haix-to-demonstrate-its-firefighter-boot-range-at-interschutz-2015.htmlEvents NewsTue, 28 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="228" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>HAIX will demonstrate its new Fire Eagle, Fire Hero 2 &amp; Black Eagle range</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Extra light and extra safe firefighter boot in a sports design that meets all relevant safety standards. With its new Fire Eagle, <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/haix-schuhe-gmbh.html" class="redbold">HAIX</a> demonstrates once more its leadership when it comes to firefighter boots. With its innovative flexible sole and low height, this fashionable boot has been designed for maximum comfort. Professional rescuers appreciate...Streamlight donates to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundationhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/streamlight-donates-to-the-national-fallen-firefighters-foundation.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/streamlight-donates-to-the-national-fallen-firefighters-foundation.htmlCompany NewsTue, 28 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left" width="227" height="289"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>The company also contributed $10,000 for renewal of its &ldquo;Bronze Helmet&rdquo; NFFF sponsorship</strong></p> </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 for first responders, donated $30,000 to the <a href="http://www.thebigredguide.com/companies/national-fallen-firefighters-foundation-nfff.html" class="redbold">National...Pierce showcases its 11 fire and emergency apparatus at FDIC 2015 in Indianapolishttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-showcases-its-11-fire-and-emergency-apparatus-at-the-fdic-2015-in-indianapolis.htmlhttp://www.thebigredguide.com/news/pierce-showcases-its-11-fire-and-emergency-apparatus-at-the-fdic-2015-in-indianapolis.htmlEvents NewsTue, 28 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"> <p><strong>Pierce booth to provide a wide range of the industry&rsquo;s finest apparatus, as well as the latest innovative technologies</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><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, and the leading North American manufacturer of fire and emergency vehicles, is showcasing 11 fire and emergency apparatus at Lucas Oil Stadium during the...