Issue 92 – December 2022

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Inherent responsibility

The reports and reviews of cladding fires around the world have highlighted, not only that…

Protection of a hood, range griddle and fryers with a UL-300 listed Buckeye Kitchen Mister system. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
The importance of having a UL-300 listed kitchen fire-suppression system

ith an ever-increasing demand for kitchen fire-suppression systems and at the same time lack of…

Any artwork, any scale: Artwork fire protection exercise at Bordeaux Cathedral. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Otego launches Fireguard – Delivering next generation protection against fire for priceless works of art

Otego, the world leader in coated and laminated technical textiles, has announced the launch of…

Nicharee together with Prof. Mizuno (left) and Prof. Kuwana (Tokyo University of Science).
IWMA Young Talent Award: The runner up is Nicharee 

International Fire Protection magazine took the opportunity to speak with Nicharee to discuss ‘Why fire…

House of the Binns, West Lothian, Scotland. (Hyfire). Images supplied by Author / Contributor
17th-century National Trust for Scotland property gets Hyfire wireless protection

One of the most historic and valued properties in the care of the National Trust…

Electric vehicle at charging station in a car park. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Fire protection for parking and charging areas for electric vehicles

Reservations about increased fire hazards from electric cars led to bans on parking garages in…

BAVARIA – A century of experience at the highest level of firefighting and a century of ‘Made in Germany’

In 2023 BAVARIA will reach a great milestone and will celebrate its 100th birthday since…

70% of the development is dedicated to green areas and social and leisure areas. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
GFE’s equipment chosen for prestigious residential development in Istanbul 

Following a competitive tender, Global Fire Equipment (GFE) Turkey, was chosen to design, supply and…

ARFF airport firefighting vehicle from S TEMPERA with FireDos front and roof monitor.
Why use CAF in ARFF?
Aviation has always been an industry with an increased potential for fire danger since powered…
Residential blocks can benefit from digital technology to enhance fire protection and create an audit trail. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Is digital transformation a key to unlocking fire safety?

The safety of people and property is a core responsibility of all employers, facilities managers,…

FlameSpec FLS-IR3.
Optical flame detection and field of view 

Many flame detector manufacturers look to develop products with unique specifiable features that customers value.…

Reacton have already started working with Tabra Trading to protect thousands of buses in the UAE for this project, providing the highest standard of protection from fires for passengers and drivers.
Reacton wins one of the world’s largest retrofit bus fire protection projects in history

Reacton Fire Suppression are proud to announce that they have secured an extremely large project…

Federation calls for a national fire strategy

The Fire Sector Federation (FSF) has published a white paper calling for a wider discussion…

An evacuation alert system is vital to help the fire and rescue service inform residents of a change in evacuation strategy during an incident. Images supplied by Author / Contributor
Are you ready for the new UK Building Regulations?

The new amended Part B of the Building Regulations came into force in the UK…

All watermist systems are based on real-scale fire tests.
Watermist applied

It all started with marine and offshore applications. However, for many years watermist systems have…

FST SmartConnect Sprinkler.
Future fire sprinkler heads are digital

Fire sprinklers might be a safety necessity, but they come with their own risks in…

Figure 1: Trutest being used to test a commercial smoke detector.
Determining the optimum replacement periods of optical smoke detectors and alarms 

In the UK there are no strict mandatory replacement periods, within British Standards, for smoke…

International Fire Protection is the only international journal dedicated to fire safety, prevention and protection covering every aspect of the passive and active fire protection market. The editorial features are written by industry experts and comprise a unique blend focusing on the latest technology and equipment as well as highlighting sector specific issues from around the world. Regular product and company profiles, events updates and news make IFP the first choice read for fire safety professionals.

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