Issue 13 – January 2019

Thermal imagers are used worldwide by firefighters to help them see the most critical details in the heat of the fire when they need it most.
Bullard XT Series Thermal Imagers – Leading the market in innovative solutions for the fire service

The XT Series is the newest line of thermal imagers from Bullard, featuring the NFPA-certified…

Intersec 2019
Intersec 2019

This edition of Gulf Fire coincides with the 21st edition of Intersec in Dubai which…

In January 2019 the branch will move into purpose-built office accommodation in the World Trade Centre, Dubai.
IFE GCC UAE Branch Update January 2019

At the time of writing the end of 2018 is fast approaching and we look…

From around the UAE

The Flag Day marks the day that Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan became the president in 2004. Every year on 3 November people in the Emirates celebrate this national occasion, in which they reaffirm their allegiance to the UAE flag, which is a symbol of the country’s unity and greatness and represents their aspirations for a better future. The image shows Major General Expert Rashid Thani Al Matrooshi, Director General of Dubai Civil Defence taking the salute during the Flag Day ceremonies.

Jacinto have developed a turbine for use in fire-fighting vehicles, the Trident Turbine.
Jacinto – You know us, you trust us – The company, the new urban vehicle and the ARFF Lusitano

For over 30 years building fire fighting vehicles of excellence, Jacinto attends to all the…

ATEÏS Middle East – Approved for growth

ATEIS Middle East, manufacturer of Fire Detection Systems, Pro Audio Public Address, Voice Evacuation, Speakers…

The World’s first Public Access Water Rescue System.
Reach and Rescue – The award winning innovation that is saving lives across the globe

Reach and Rescue are the forerunners in water rescue innovation – the unique and versatile…

Effective detection in places with high ceilings.
Maxlogic Beam Type Smoke Detectors – Designed for places with high ceilings such as warehouses and movie theatres

Maxlogic beam-type smoke detectors are designed for both addressable and conventional systems. There are two…

Titan™ Foam Pump-Electric Motor Configuration.
Titan™ Foam Pumps – Trident increases pump offerings; introduces complete pump & motor packages

Trident Emergency Products has been an innovator, providing world class fire industry products for over…

The SPRAYSAFE Autonomous Fire Suppression (AFS) system is a fully automatic, fire detection and suppression system designed to deliver rapid fire protection for the external façade of tall buildings at any height. The AFS System delivers a cost effective alternative solution to cladding replacement, offering instantaneous round the clock fire protection.
Johnson Controls – Successfully tests new autonomous fire suppression technology

Earlier this year, Johnson Controls partnered with a third-party consulting firm and research group to…

A manual call point would typically initiate a fire alarm activation immediately in a building. In a passenger terminal, these may be setup in conjunction with monitoring and response protocols, to have a time delay under C&E rules. This would help prevent false alarms that would otherwise initiate an evacuation of the terminal, leading to unnecessary disruption.
Cause and effect for an airport terminal building

The establishment of Cause and Effect (C&E) for an airport terminal building is more than…

When firefighters get fixated on physical tasks, it can impact their ability to see the big picture.
Twelve barriers that can impact situational awareness – Part 2

The research I have conducted over the past ten years has focused on the barriers…

The derailment of 74-car freight train filled with crude oil in Lac Megantic, July 6, Quebec, Canada.
Stop managing communications and manage the emergency

Interoperability is a key aim of emergency services around the world but one of the…

Leaking bushing turret.
Fast heat detection for fires on transformers

Electrical transmission and distribution systems are the heart of every economy. Demand for electricity rapidly…

The impressive auditorium where the conference sessions took place.
IWMA and Water Mist – The idea behind water mist is not new

In 1880, the American company F.E. Myers developed a backpack system with a lance using…

More and more vehicles on our roads are electric or hybrid vehicles (EV and HEV) as there is a global transition to renewable fuels.
Fire protection of electric and hybrid vehicles

More and more vehicles on our roads are electric or hybrid vehicles (EV and HEV)…

Video-based fire detection in production facilities. Precise distinction of smoke and disturbance values.
Testing for Reliability – the VdS

In case of security and safety products in general, there is one ground rule: Security…

Gulf Fire is the only quarterly journal specific to the Middle East Fire market dedicated to both fire protection and firefighting. 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 region. Regular product and company profiles, events updates and news make Gulf Fire Magazine the first choice read for fire protection and firefighting professionals.

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