Welcome to the June 2017 edition of International Fire Protection magazine
We are delighted to have Ian Moore, CEO of the Fire Industry Association, writing the IFP Comment – titled ‘What the industry needs now, is qualifications’ Ian looks at how it is imperative in light of the Brexit vote that companies in the fire sector need to get their employees qualified as a benchmark of quality for the industry.
This issue features special Show Previews for the NFPA Conference and Expo in Boston and Firex International in London. Both previews provide in depth overviews of the show as well as highlighting many of the companies taking part in the event.
This is a massive 112 page issue packed full of in-depth and interesting editorial, from the latest industry news and product announcements as well as technical fire safety feature articles, this issue will not disappoint.
James Allen questions the need for careful consideration when specifying jet fans to ensure escape routes in his article ‘Five factors for effective smoke control’; Dwayne Sloan discusses the ever growing problem of facade fires with his article ‘Exterior wall fires on a global scale’ and Aaron Patterson looks at extreme conditions where detection equipment is required to operate efficiently in his article ‘Selecting fire and gas detectors for harsh and remote locations.’
With a further sixteen fantastic articles, the NFPA and ASFP comments as well two profiles and five pages of news you can look forward to a magazine designed teach, inform and entertain.
We hope you enjoy this issue and look forward to seeing you if you are at NFPA in Boston or Firex in London.