fire extinguishing Articles

  • Is STOP-FYRE Safe to Use? We Put It to The Test!

    We often get asked where STOP-FYRE is safe to use. It’s safe EVERYWHERE! To prove this, we sprayed STOP-FYRE on a variety of surfaces to show how it doesn’t do any damage. The non-corrosive gas element of STOP-FYRE makes it environmentally safe and won’t harm electronics, car engines, or people. In fact, we’re the ONLY fire extinguisher the ...


    By AKE Companies, LLC

  • Experimental Study of the Fire-extinguishing Effectiveness of 1-Bromo- 3,3,3-Trifluoropropene/Nitrogen Mixtures

    The search for a new fire-extinguishing agent with all the desirable properties of Halon 1301 has not been successful. In this study, the authors have pursued the development of 1-bromo-3,3,3-trifluoropropene (BTP), which has a very low extinguishing concentration, but with its high boiling point, it is not a suitable replacement for Halon 1301. However, mixtures of BTP in an inert gas could ...


    By SAGE Publications Ltd

  • Experimental Study of the Fire-extinguishing Effectiveness of 1-Bromo- 3,3,3-Trifluoropropene/Nitrogen Mixtures

    The search for a new fire-extinguishing agent with all the desirable properties of Halon 1301 has not been successful. In this study, the authors have pursued the development of 1-bromo-3,3,3-trifluoropropene (BTP), which has a very low extinguishing concentration, but with its high boiling point, it is not a suitable replacement for Halon 1301. However, mixtures of BTP in an inert gas could ...


    By SAGE Publications Ltd

  • Algae control in fire reservoir Häagen Dasz production facility - Case Study

    A 77 meter rainwater reservoir for fire extinguishing purposes was completely covered with filamentous green algae. The green filamentous algae clogs regularly filters located before the jockey pumps.  The Challenge: Control Green Algae and Lower the Use of Oxygen Peroxide Located in Tilloy-lès Mofflaines, France, the 77 meter long rainwater reservoir for fire ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Fire Fighter Trucks

    A fire truck (also called fire water truck, fire water foam truck, firefighter, firefighting truck, fire apparatus, fire engine, or fire appliance), Which is a vehicle designed primarily for firefighting operations. In addition, many fire departments often employ their vehicles for various other uses including emergency medical services and rescue purposes. mainly used to perform fire response ...

  • Fire Fighter Trucks

    A fire truck (also called fire water truck, fire water foam truck, firefighter, firefighting truck, fire apparatus, fire engine, or fire appliance), Which is a vehicle designed primarily for firefighting operations. In addition, many fire departments often employ their vehicles for various other uses including emergency medical services and rescue purposes. mainly used to perform fire response ...

  • Working with chubb fire & security ltd

    Tuffa was approached by Chubb Fire & Security Ltd to design and build a storage system for redundant fire extinguisher foam to be stored and mixed with water and a flocculent before disposing into the sewage system. The client required an automated extinguisher emptying system, and Tuffa’s design team developed a bespoke automated de-gassing and emptying system. This automated the ...


    By Tuffa UK Limited

  • Dam Removal, Gob Fire - Case Study

    Coal Gob Fire Quenching – Wellston, Ohio Removal of a dead lake from a former coal mine in Southern Ohio. While working on removal of a dead lake we uncovered a burning gob fire. We moved 45,000 cubic yards of cut to fill and cut to waste, installed 36" reinforced concrete pipe to relieve the dam, and dewatered over 100 million gallons. We moved over 16,000 cubic yards of earth to ...

  • Algae control in fire reservoir - Case Study

    In July 2011, a fire reservoir in Uhy, Czech Republic, was treated with two LG Sonic e-line devices. The water surface was covered by mats of filamentous algae. The Challenge: Control Filamentous Algae Located in Uhy, near Prague (Czech Republic), the 3000 m³ water reservoir for fire extinguishing and bathing purposes was completely covered with filamentous algae. For ...


    By LG Sonic

  • What Is A Temporary Repair?

    How temporary is a temporary wear plate repair? When you can least afford to have equipment break down, you need to promptly address worn out wear plate. You have to react as quickly as a fireman to a 5-alarm fire. You have to put it out. Standard procedure is to grab whatever metal is on hand, stick it in and try to get everything operating as quickly as possible. The next thing ...


    By JADCO Manufacturing, Inc.

  • Looking after your assets?

    Outside of customers, vehicles and bins are waste company’s most important assets! Yet few companies manage them with the attention they deserve. Many companies are still using antiquated paper based records systems to keep track of these, when paper based filing systems are the most costly to keep and most difficult to share amongst staff from multiple departments. Trucks these days can cost ...


    By Wastedge.com

  • Utilization of poultry, cow and kitchen wastes for biogas production: a comparative analysis

    During the past two decades, developing countries and particularly Nigeria has witnessed increased level of waste generation due to population explosion, increased agricultural activities, and the growth of industries. Consequently, there is intense scrutiny of possible alternative of solid waste utilization through biogas production using organic residues, which includes poultry droppings, ...


    By University of Tehran

  • Hydrogen is a colorless, odorless, non-toxic, flammable and explosive gas, and fluorine, chlorine, oxygen, carbon monoxide and air mixture were in dan

    Hydrogen is a colorless, odorless, non-toxic, flammable and explosive gas, and fluorine, chlorine, oxygen, carbon monoxide and air mixture were in danger of explosion; The mixture of hydrogen and fluorine spontaneous explosion in low temperature and dark environment; When hydrogen mixed with chlorine ratio was 1:1, under light can also be the explosion.Hydrogen is colorless and tasteless, ...

  • Roadside Survival

    A routine road trip in the winter can quickly turn into a nightmare. When you are safe and comfortable inside a heated cab, the great outdoors seems far away. But a breakdown, road wreck or impassable road conditions can quickly bring you face to face with the elements. Before you set out, make sure your vehicle is in good running condition. Perform the recommended maintenance to prevent ...


    By SafetySmart

  • Live Presentation of Unifire FlameRanger System at Lighthouse Conference

    Unifire AB presented its FlameRanger fully automatic and autonomous fire detection and extinguishing system at the Lighthouse conference on Autonomous Vessels—a Higher Degree of Autonomy for Increased Safety, held on December 5, 2016, in Gothenburg, Sweden. The Lighthouse Swedish Maritime Competence Centre ...


    By Unifire AB

  • Little Hummingbird - New LOGO of Group Eolane

    The Group Eolane officially decided to use the small hummingbird as the company's new LOGO. This decision originated from a French fable that deeply impressed the chairman of the group, PAUL. In the occasional opportunity, I saw a Buddhist story on the Internet. It is exactly the same as the fable story told by the chairman. It may be the earliest source of French fables. There is a "small ...

  • Swedish solution for high-rise building fires

    Swedish fire fighting nozzle specialists, Unifire AB, have developed what may very well usher in a new era in fire fighting: a fully automatic fire detection and extinguishing system, called FlameRanger. The system, according to Unifire, is capable of detecting and extinguishing a fire in seconds of its breaking out, with minimal use of water, and without any human intervention required. Unifire ...


    By Unifire AB

  • Climate and economy fan flames in Spain

    Climate change is gradually turning Spain into a fire zone – but it’s also the change in the economic climate that is inflaming the situation. A research group reports in the journal Environmental Science and Policy that a mix of factors is ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Carbon Tetrachloride and Prop 65, What You Need to Know

    In 1986, California voters approved an initiative to address increasing concerns about exposure to toxic chemicals. That initiative, the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, is better known by its original name of Proposition 65.  Proposition 65 requires businesses to notify Californians about significant amounts of chemicals in the products they purchase, in their homes or ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Know your Enemies - workplace hazards

    What’s at Stake If you and your buddies were facing a dangerous, deceptive enemy, you’d want to find out all you could about it and share any information you come up with. The fact is you do have such a treacherous enemy - the workplace hazard. What’s the Danger An unnoticed hazard can take your life in an instant, or cause you a lifetime of ...


    By SafetySmart

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