MDM Publishing Ltd - MS
621 Articles0 Comments

Dafo Vehicle Fire Protection AB Emerges Into The World

Dafo Brand AB in Sweden has decided to separate its vehicle fire detection and suppression operations from its core fire safety equipment business. Dafo Vehicle Fire Protection AB will be in operation from July 1, 2018. “The purpose of this…

Phenix Technology, Inc. Receives Presidential Award For Exports

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross presented Phenix Technology, Inc. with the President’s “E” Award for Exports at a ceremony in Washington, D.C., on May 21. The President’s “E” Award is the highest recognition any U.S. entity can receive for making a significant…

Bristol Looks Back On More Than 200 Years Of Trading

Did you know that the Bristol Uniforms factory in Staple Hill has been home to the company since 1899, and was originally surrounded by green fields? Or that the very first aluminised suits for firefighters were based on buoyancy suits developed for…

Zico Unveils Affordable Cradle For SCBA’s And Extinguishers

Store spare SCBA cylinders, water cans, and fire extinguishers with these heavy-duty moulded-plastic cradles. Two models are available: The Plastic Air Cylinder Cradle with Valve Strap, Model QS-PC-VS, features a rugged nylon valve strap that can be bolted nearby, looping…

REV Group Fire Division Partners With ZeroRPM On Idle Mitigation System Specifically Engineered For E-One, Ferrara and KME

REV Group, a manufacturer of industry-leading motor vehicle brands, has announced a partnership with ZeroRPM in the development of a battery-powered idle mitigation system specifically engineered for E-ONE, Ferrara and KME fire apparatus. The idle mitigation system will automatically switch…

SphereVision 360 Imaging System Introduces Smoke Layer and Virtual Reality Viewing

SphereVision has added a smoke simulation feature to its 360-degree imaging software to aid training, emergency planning and incident management. Specifically designed for Fire and Rescue Teams, a variable density smoke layer can be applied to the 360-degree imagery allowing…

Rescue bid to reach cat stuck on top of 40ft electricity pole carrying 11,000V power lines

RSPCA and Western Power Distribution launch rescue mission for a curious cat RSPCA officers and crews from Western Power Distribution worked together to rescue a cat who got stuck atop a 40ft electricity pole in Leicestershire last week. The puss –…

Dammam Airports Company and Serco Middle East sign contract to provide Fire and Rescue Services at King Fahd International Airport in Dammam

Dammam Airports Company (DACO) has awarded a 10-year contract to Serco for the provision of fire and rescue services at Dammam’s King Fahd International Airport (KFIA), the first Saudi airport to leverage an international service provider’s expertise in firefighting systems. DACO CEO,…

REV Group Fire Division Launches Decontamination And Biohazard Mitigation Options For Fire Trucks

REV Group, a manufacturer of industry-leading speciality vehicle brands, has launched an enhanced suite of options for E-ONE, KME and Ferrara fire trucks, designed to help mitigate contaminants brought inside the cab and to promote a better environment for firefighters. Having a…

SMSC fire department earns prestigious performance rating

Mdewakanton Public Safety ranks within top 2% of fire departments nationally The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) today announced that its public safety department received a Class 2 performance rating from the Insurance Services Office (ISO). With this high classification,…

Dräger announces free NFPA 2018 upgrade kit offer for new 2013 SCBAs

Comprehensive kit brings new NFPA 2013 Edition SCBA into full compliance with new 2018 SCBA standard Dräger announced the offer of a complimentary upgrade kit that enables fire departments to purchase new 2013 Dräger self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) now and…

Bureau Veritas Wins Gold At RoSPA Awards 2018 For Sixth Consecutive Year

Bureau Veritas UK Ltd, a global leader in testing, inspection and certification, has won two gold accolades at this year’s prestigious RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2018. The company achieved the Gold Medal award for the sixth consecutive year and the…

FREQUENTIS’ voice communication solution ASGARD to be installed for the first time at an international airport control centre

The fire brigade control centre of Nuremberg Airport will be equipped with Frequentis’ VoIP-based communication system ASGARD Flughaft Nürnberg GmbH has selected Frequentis’ ASGARD to modernise the control centre of the airports’ fire department and the control and communication management system, as…

Zodiac Milpro’s FC470 now being enlisted to help the Wales Fire Service win against ‘Acts of God’.

Designed as a Special Forces boat, Zodiac Milpro’s FC470 has seen a fair amount of active military combat, but it’s raised its game and is now being enlisted to help the Wales Fire Service win against ‘Acts of God’. The…

See the UK’s Vision of the Fire and Rescue Service of the Future

The Emergency Services Show, Hall 5, NEC, Birmingham, UK, 19-20 September 2018 Fire and rescue personnel and industrial brigades from around the world are invited to this year’s Emergency Services Show to see how the UK fire and rescue service is…

New Holmatro 12 bar Lifting Bags

Maximum safety and control at 50% more power Holmatro introduces a new 12 bar lifting bag system, designed for safe and controlled lifting of heavy objects. With 50% more power the new lifting bags offer a 50% higher capacity than…

OnScene Solutions Unveil New Cargo Lift System, Multi-Tool and Air Cylinder Management Systems

OnScene Solutions, a manufacturer of cargo slides, LED lighting and equipment securement products in the emergency vehicle industry, has released three new products: the X30 cargo lift system, the newly redesigned Wellz Tool and the SafeTSystem™ air cylinder management system. OnScene’s new X30…

SFRS launches the latest and proven firefighting technology and £7.6million fleet of new fire engines

SCOTLAND’s firefighters will soon be armed with the latest technology to tackle fires – capable of blasting through solid concrete and steel. The Ultra High-Pressure Lances – branded ‘Coldcut’ – will enable crews to inject a fire suppressant through the…

A new generation of firefighting: Plant fire brigades of leading chemical and automotive companies trust in Magirus “AirCore”

The efficiency of water mist in beating fires is no secret in the firefighter community. Water mist has a greater cooling effect and needs less water at the same time. The problem so far was, that with traditional methods and tools nothing…

New Appointment Adds Strength And Expertise To The Ballyclare Team

Leading fire and emergency services workwear manufacturer Ballyclare Limited has announced a new appointment which adds industry expertise to its ranks. Stanley Russell has been appointed as Technical Sales Executive, and he brings considerable experience of high-performance fabrics to his…

International Fire Fighter is the leading global publication for municipal and industrial fire fighters and the fire and rescue industry.

The editorial features are written by industry experts and comprise a unique blend focussing on the latest technology, training methods and equipment as well as highlighting sector-specific issues from around the world.

Regular product and company profiles, events updates and news make International Fire Fighter the first choice read for fire and rescue professionals.

Latest Issue

Follow me on Twitter