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  • Portable tank group donates fire fighting equipment

    Sebastian, FL--Need fire fighting equipment? The Florida Fire Chief’s Association hosted a silent auction to fund-raise and give back to volunteer firefighters, like the Five Points Volunteer Fire Department of Washington County, FL. Portable Tank Group of Sebastian, FL donated a folding frame tank for the auction and was happy to see Five Points have the winning bid. Frame Tanks are most ...

  • London fire brigade leads climate change fight

    The London Fire Brigade was rewarded for its efforts to fight climate change as it came top in the Sustainable City Awards, scooping the main trophy as well as the sustainable procurement award. Four London fire stations are already equipped with solar panels or wind turbines and the organisation is running on 100% green electricity from suppliers n-power and Scottish & Southern. With other ...

  • Oil refinery secured with largest fire fighting system from Grundfos

    After one of the most challenging projects ever handled by Grundfos, 10 enormous fire pumps have now shipped to an Oil Refining company in Abu Dhabi. One of the world’s largest engineering, procurement and construction companies, Samsung Engineering in Korea, chose in 2010 Grundfos as the supplier of 10 vertical fire pumps, which were a part of the expansion of Abu Dhabi Oil ...


    By Grundfos

  • SEACOR Response to Provide Fire Fighting Support Services to Oil Pipelines in the Country of Georgia

    SEACOR Response Ltd., a global leader in emergency preparedness and response solutions, announced today that it will provide fire fighting support services to the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) and Baku-Supsa oil pipelines in the country of Georgia, which are operated by BP Exploration Caspian Sea Ltd on behalf of its oil and gas co-venturers in BTC Co. and Georgian Pipeline companies, respectively. ...


  • 60 fire stations in the US will be equipped with Nederman systems

    Nederman US has received an order from the City of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for approximately 13 MSEK. A total of 60 fire stations throughout Philadelphia will be equipped with Nederman Magna exhaust systems.  The Magna system is especially developed to collect and filter diesel exhaust fumes at the fire stations. Krister Johnsson, responsible for Nederman North America: - The authority ...


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  • Husky equipment donated for Raffle

    On April 6th and 7th, The Valley Shore Mutual Aid Association presented "Rural Water Supply Operations Seminar: Moving Big Water with No Fire Hydrants" in Killingworth, Connecticut. Husky donated two 2,100 gallon folding frame tanks for the equipment raffle, which was held at the end of Saturday's session. Firematic, one of Husky's dealers, also donated equipment for the raffle. Mark Davis, ...


    By Husky Portable Containment

  • Join us the fight For Breast Cancer

    Toro Equipment fights breast cancer. #SÚMATEALROSA and remember, Heeding Advance Warning Can Save Your ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • OSHA cites Georgia wood products manufacturer for exposing workers to fire, amputation and unprotected equipment hazards

    Employer name: K.W. McAvoy & Son Inc. Inspection site: 3500 Greensboro Road, Washington, Georgia 30673 Date investigation initiated: OSHA initiated the investigation on Nov. 5, 2014, after the agency received a complaint related to safety and health hazards at the facility. Investigation ...

  • EPA Settlement Requires Biddeford, Maine Company to Buy Emergency Response Equipment for Local Fire Department

    An EPA settlement with a Biddeford, Maine manufacturer for the company’s alleged failure to file required toxic inventory information requires the company to provide local emergency responders with $13,240 of equipment that will help firefighters to better protect local residents in emergencies. Under the settlement, Fiber Materials Inc. will also pay a $6,935 penalty, settling EPA claims ...

  • Daimer Ships Steam Cleaners to Fight Salmonella in Restaurants

    U.S.A – October 4, 2012 – Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the industry-leading supplier of commercial and industrial steam cleaner machines, has launched commercial steam cleaner systems with its patent-pending ATIS® (Advanced Thermal Ionic Sanitization®) technology to help reduce serious health problems frequently arising within the food service industry. The unique ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Evacuation equipment is resistant against hospital bacteria

    Did you know that people with low immunity are more susceptible to hospital bacteria? They are so susceptible that this results in fatalities every year. Probably more than you expect. According to the Belgian Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP), 8 people A DAY die from a deadly infection which they contract at the hospital. ...


    By Tetcon

  • WesTech Supplies Critical Equipment in Historic ECUA Project

    WesTech Engineering was a partner in the recent completion of the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority’s (ECUA’s) Central Wastewater Treatment Plant Project near Pensacola, Florida.  The new Advanced Treatment System is hurricane-resistant and is the largest public works project in the history of Escambia County. The new plant became necessary due, in large part, to the deficiencies ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • Media is part of the fight against climate change

    This policy brief, published by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), examines how policymakers can strengthen the capacity of journalists to report on climate change. The policy brief is based on the premises ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Technology for TASi: High-tech equipment for waste treatment

    It wasn't a law but a simple administrative regulation in the form of a technical guideline that provided the key impulse for the diversion of waste flows in Germany away from landfill sites. In the course of the implementation of this Technical Directive on Residential Waste (TASi), the technology for treating waste underwent an extraordinary development. This is especially true of thermal ...


    By Koelnmesse

  • NGOs Join California Fight Against Polluting Ships

    SACRAMENTO, California (ENS) - The Natural Resources Defense Council, NRDC, and the Coalition for Clean Air have decided to join an ongoing legal battle to defend a state regulation limiting air pollution caused by ships docking at California’s ports. The organizations last week petitioned the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California to intervene for the defense ...

  • Incinerator equipment: solid waste thermal oxidizer system

    This incinerator equipment, GEI model A 1.0, is built as a solid waste thermal oxidizer system. The modular, multiple chambered with controlled air A 1.0 incinerator is perfect for the unique demands of mixed composition of solid waste disposal. Benefits of the incinerator equipment model A 1.0 : Environmentally safe stack exhaust to atmosphere, ...

  • Cost of fighting warming `modest,` says UN panel

    The cost of keeping global warming in check is "relatively modest," but only if the world acts quickly to reverse the buildup of heat-trapping gases in the atmosphere, the head of the U.N.'s expert panel on climate change said Sunday. Such gases, mainly CO2 from the burning of fossil fuels, rose on average by 2.2 percent a year in 2000-2010, driven by the use of coal in the power sector, ...


    By Associated Press

  • Waste360: Employing New Weapons to Fight Landfill Odors

    One of the biggest operational challenges for landfills is dealing with persistent odors, which can be a nuisance for employees and neighboring businesses and residents. Mitigating foul odors often requires a significant investment in solutions that are often comprised of chemicals that merely mask the bad smells. Thankfully, there are solutions that are both eco-friendly and highly effective ...


    By OMI Industries (OMI)

  • Hospitality Industry Continues to Fight the Battle with Bed Bugs

    Horror stories of bed bugs have been going viral lately, smearing the reputations of many hospitality brands. Hotels everywhere need to ask themselves: what is management doing to ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

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