Issue 23 – July 2021

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A time for really getting going again

Even as I write my comment page, a reminder came of the constant topic of…

IFE GCC UAE Branch Update July 2021

At the time of writing this update the international response to tackling the ongoing Covid…

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NIOSH releases fact sheet on odorant fade

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) released a fact sheet on odorant…

WFT-range aerials can be equipped with water, foam and dry powder lines for versatile fire protection.
Bronto Skylift – Aerial platforms for industrial fire protection

Industrial fire brigades at oil refineries, chemical plants or other industrial environments work in dangerous…

Life Kitchens – The future is non-combustible kitchens

All our kitchen cabinets are manufactured from rust-resistant treated steel and manufactured with non-toxic fire-resistant…

Prior to Covid-19, this was a typical group for apparatus training in large gatherings. Will we ever get back to this intimate level of training? That question remains…
Training during and after the pandemic: what some feel may be the new norm

As we started 2020, the pandemic was just getting a grip on the world and…

Each and every nozzle is placed on a pressure jig to ensure there is no leakage.
Introducing water mist technology – Part 2

Water mist technology is still a relatively new concept in terms of fire suppression, yet…

Transformer test scenario.
AQUASYS high-pressure water mist – Resource-efficient protection of critical infrastructure

State-of-the-art firefighting using high-pressure water mist technology is becoming more and more common for the…

Cutting, spreading, lifting, pulling – the RIT tool can be used flexibly and in many application scenarios.
Weber Rescue Systems – Well prepared for every operation with the RIT tool

With the RIT tool, a versatile special device which is part of the E-FORCE series…

Polymeric ‘fire-resistant cable’ under fire test at Wrexham Mineral Cables.
Understanding fire-resistant cables and saving lives in real-life fire scenarios

With the continuing focus on building safety, fire-resistant cables – and their ability to service…

Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service.
MSA Bristol to the rescue

This feature looks at the changing role of firefighters and how fire and rescue services…

FireDos proportioner GEN Ill (Current standard design).
Smart proportioner GEN III – remote monitoring system

As practised for decades in fire protection systems, the procedure to check the functionality of…

Hose Master – Revolutionizing the maintenance of fire hoses

Hose Master is the world’s most modern automatic hose-care equipment for fire hoses. It washes,…

Effective fire detection and suppression in the engine area is critical to protecting against the majority of bus fires. Reacton’s A+ rated systems and linear detection combine for fast detection and demonstrated suppression performance.
Bus fire system requirements: what’s been happening since the introduction of UNECE R107?

Fires in mass transportation, and buses specifically, have been a long-term concern. The very nature…

Mtech Fire Safety System, project Acro (C6), TLV.
MTech Smart Fire Solutions showcases innovation in the integration of advanced fire safety systems in a modern 39-floor high-rise in the heart of Tel Aviv

High-rises and skyscrapers require fire protection and safety based on their height, usage, density of…

Petrochemical processing plant.
The new generation of flame detectors

Industries continuously strive to improve safety by reducing the number of personnel who are exposed…

FIRESHIELD is a multi-layered fabric complex designed to offer high radiant heat protection level without sacrificing mobility.
Firefighter safety, 30 years in the making

Safety. Comfort. Unless both are built into their protective clothing, no firefighter will be able…


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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