- EQUIPMENT NEWS. // Fire Chief;Aug2003, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p142
Features fire prevention equipment and supplies. Rotary fire-rescue saw; Training tower manual; Smoke simulator; Vent system; Flood control kit; Tablet computer.
- TAKING REFUGE FROM FULL COMPLIANCE. Howe, Andy // Fire Safety Engineering;Jul/Aug2009, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p29
The article focuses on the standard BS 5839 Part 9 for emergency voice communication (EVC) systems in England. It discusses the provisions of the standard that addresses the issue of voice clarity for EVC systems in disabled refuge areas. It also discusses the things to consider in determining...
- FIRE SAFETY. // Health Facilities Management;May2013, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p14
The article previews several fire safety products including the IntelliKnight 5820XL-EVS stand-alone system which combines addressable fire alarm and emergency voice systems in one package from Silent Knight, the firestop sleeve kit from Hilti, and the Advantage Door Louver from Zero International.
- COMPUTERS & COMMUNICATIONS. // Fire Chief;Nov/Dec2003 Supplement, Vol. 47, p3
Presents computer and communication products for the firefighting industry. ACU-T interoperaility system for tactical applications; VR778 Linux-based digital voice logging and archiving system; Legacy speaker microphone; Commander Series wearable and portable communications systems.
- From Your Lips. LeBlanc, Keith // Fire Chief;Jan2005, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p84
Discusses the impact of technological advances on the way fire and emergency-service organizations communicate. Safety benefits of headset systems for firefighters; Citation of various configurations and applications of intercom communication systems; Considerations before purchasing a headset...
- Primetech's MultiNet Comms - communications game-changer. Walker, Henry // Fire;Jan2016, Vol. 111 Issue 1384, p15
The article focuses on the portable MultiNet Comms system from Primetech, a supplier of fiber optic cables and accessories, which helps emergency services improve command effectiveness and multi-agency information sharing. It states that the system satify the need among emergency services for...
- PRODUCTS/SERVICES/MEDIA. // Fire Engineering;Jan2011, Vol. 164 Issue 1, p158
The article features several products for firefighters, including Foxfireâ„¢ illuminating coating kits from MN8 Products, CE807R Rotary Rescue Saw from Cutters Edge, and the 9430SL Remote Area Lighting System (RALS) from Pelican Products, Inc.
- Wise selection reduces blade cost. Overstreet, Gerry // Welding Design & Fabrication;Oct99, Vol. 72 Issue 10, p20
Identifies key factors to consider in choosing and using band saws for metal-cutting operations. Choosing the appropriate band-saw machine; Selection of band-saw blade products; Determination of proper machine operating speed and feed parameters; Establishment of a machine...
- Treat sawing as a profit center. // Metal Center News;Jan1999, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p71
Offers advice on how to select the correct saws and blades for specific metal applications. Key factors to consider in saw selection; Ways of expediting cutting time; Types of saws; Installation of blades.