The Phoenix fire extinguisher from Helsinki-based Jalo fights grease-based kitchen fires with an intuitive spray nozzle and a biodegradable and propellent-free extinguishant
that wipes up easily.
* Disperse extinguishant
only in the area in and around the fire
These include: fire panels and extinguishant
control systems to protect the Tyne Tunnels; providing fire protection to Iona Abbey, the most sacred site in Scotland; protecting the control buildings and pumping stations along a key 1,600km Sudanese oil pipeline; and the contract to protect the buildings of the National Galleries of Scotland, which has 65,000 artworks in its collection using Advanced fire panels.
The vehicles have 665hp Detroit Diesel engines, a top speed of 75mph (120km/h) and an extinguishant
payload erf 12,870 litres.
Chad Relf, of fire safety system specialists Industrial Design Ltd, outlines some typical applications from the food and beverage, automotive and tobacco sectors and explains how to achieve effective detection and fire extinguishant
in each case.
The order is for pumper trucks which will be used for the provision of extinguishant
water and for fire-fighting assistance in the Arab country.
Hydrofluorocarbons, (HFCs) coolant, flame retardant, and extinguishant
Should the fuel cell be compromised, the Car of Tomorrow features an advanced fire-suppression system that utilizes DuPont FE-36 extinguishant
Carbon tetrachloride was first used extensively as a chemical fire extinguishant
in the early 1920s.
Like any other gaseous extinguishant
, Intergen, FM-200 and FE-13 work only when they can flood the protected space.
As part of the phaseout of ozone-depleting substances under the Montreal Protocol, halons, the only readily available clean agent fire extinguishant
available during the 1980s, were placed on an accelerated phaseout schedule (1993 vs.