Engineering News | Fire Prevention and Protection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/fire-prevention-and-protection Sat, 22 Sep 2018 03:17:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Company gets new foam-dosing trailer system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-gets-new-foam-dosing-trailer-system-2018-08-24 Melissa Zisengwe Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495063 1534831357 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Local company launches new fire-detection range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-launches-new-fire-detection-range-2018-08-17 Melissa Zisengwe Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493845 1534831356 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742899_resized_zyteq07181022.jpg EQUIPPED FACTORY Zyteq’s detection products are manufactured in the company’s own ISO9001-certified factory, in Cape Town 511 287 Local company offers transformer fire-protection solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-offers-transformer-fire-protection-solutions-2018-08-24 Melissa Zisengwe Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493947 1535014729 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743180_resized_transformerfiresuppression07181022.jpg FIRE-PROTECTION A typical transformer detection medium will be a hydraulic pilot line with fast response sprinkler heads 511 287 Cost-effective fire suppression product has desired impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-effective-fire-suppression-product-has-desired-impact-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461197 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Fire risk assessments ideal to improve fire risk management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fire-risk-assessments-ideal-to-improve-fire-risk-management-consultant-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461100 1503384956 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669979_resized_burntbuildingstructure082017bloomberg1022.jpg CRITICAL PROTECTION Fire risk assessments are critical in the protection of life, assets and in ensuring the continuity of business operations 511 287 Fire-protection equipment and ongoing maintenance provided by consultant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fire-protection-equipment-and-ongoing-maintenance-provided-by-consultant-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461164 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670144_resized_michaelvanniekerkceo082017aspfire1022.jpg MICHAEL VAN NIEKERK ASP Fire has completed a number of risk assessments in shopping centres 511 287 Innovative surfactants enhance firefighting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovative-surfactants-enhance-waters-fire-fighting-potential-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461435 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670655_resized_lourensjansenvanrensburg062017icatenvironmentalsolutions1022.jpg LOURENS JANSEN VAN RENSBURG iFire is an ideal water-treatment agent to improve the wetting capability of water which, in turn, enhances its firefighting capability 511 287 Passive fire protection integral element of safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/passive-fire-protection-integral-element-of-safety-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461179 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670169_resized_fireprotecthybridsealants1022.jpg FIREPROTECT RANGE The Den Braven FireProtect range, which was launched last year, consists of products that offer a complete solution to all types of expansion joints 511 287 Specialist still major contributor to industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/specialist-still-major-contributor-to-industry-2017-08-10 Simone Liedtke Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461162 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670132_resized_centafireextinguisher082017thecentagroup1022.jpg SOLUTION OFFERING Solutions are custom designed to suit specific environments and include design layout, installation and maintenance 511 287 Elegen http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/elegen-2017-09-01 Creamer Media Reporter COMPANY PROFILE Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461481 1503394371 1503612000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672855_resized_0000670682img865321022.jpg 511 287 Correct fire system implementation could save businesses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/correct-fire-system-implementation-could-save-businesses-2016-08-19 Sascha Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 422995 1471330688 1471557600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000576160_resized_aspfire1010221015duane.jpg FIRE-SAFETY STRATEGIES PROVIDED Fire-safety engineering might be the only viable way to achieve a satisfactory standard of fire safety in some large and complex buildings 511 287 Company emphasises importance of fire detection maintenance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-importance-of-fire-detection-maintenance-emphasised-2016-08-19 Sascha Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 422903 1471330689 1471557600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New fire door in high demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-fire-door-in-high-demand-2016-08-19 Sascha Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 422864 1471330689 1471557600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Risk assessment pivotal in fire prevention http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/risk-assessment-pivotal-in-fire-prevention-2016-08-19 Sascha Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 19 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 422882 1471330689 1471557600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000575880_resized_aspfire11015duane1022.jpg PREVENTING FIRES Extinguishing fires before it starts is accomplished by proper analyses 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/62917_2016-07-27_aspfire_-_hd_web.mp432916010ASP Fire’s COO Michael van Niekerk discusses the importance of fire prevention and accurate evacuation plans in businesses. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. ASP Fire’s COO Michael van Niekerk discusses the importance of fire prevention and accurate evacuation plans in businesses. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Fire-water monitors enhance fire protection at local fuel tanker wharf http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fire-water-monitors-enhance-fire-protection-at-local-fuel-tanker-wharf-2015-08-21 Mia Breytenbach Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 380102 1439881969 1440108000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000453407_resized_fireprotectionconqueststreamdosetechfire1022.jpg FIRING POWER The Akron Conquest electric remote-controlled fire-water monitor system has a row distance of about 95 m with a fog and stream water-shape capability 511 287 Protection measures increase demand for fire systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/protection-measures-increase-demand-for-fire-systems-2015-08-21 Mia Breytenbach Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 380466 1439881970 1440108000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Ageing infrastructure increasing demand for system upgrades http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ageing-infrastructure-increasing-demand-for-system-upgrades-2015-08-21 Mia Breytenbach Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 380401 1439881969 1440108000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 New mobile app simplifies fire extinguisher selection http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-mobile-app-simplifies-portable-fire-extinguisher-selection-2015-08-21 Mia Breytenbach Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 380420 1439881969 1440108000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Cellulose-based fibre protects firefighters http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cellulose-based-fibre-protects-firefighters-against-heat-stress-2015-08-21 Mia Breytenbach Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 380407 1439881969 1440108000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000454206_resized_fireprotectionforlenzingprotectionfibrebloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Wildfire satellite detection system launched across Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wildfire-satellite-detection-system-launched-across-africa-2015-08-21 Mia Breytenbach Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 380424 1439881970 1440108000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000454256_resized_fireprotectionwildfiresafiscsirbloomberg1022.jpg ACTIVE APPLICATION The Advanced Fire Information System currently has 30 pilot projects worldwide 511 287 Cables maintain function integrity during emergencies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/advanced-cables-maintain-function-integrity-during-emergencies-2015-08-21 Mia Breytenbach Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0200 380415 1440073989 1440108000 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 New product range grows company market share http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-product-range-grows-company-market-share-2014-08-22 Pimani Baloyi Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0200 340945 1408432016 1408658400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Company expands fire protection services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expands-fire-protection-services-2014-08-22 Pimani Baloyi Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0200 340951 1408432016 1408658400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Fire protection workshops for professionals a success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fire-protection-workshops-for-professionals-a-success-2014-08-22 Pimani Baloyi Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0200 340753 1408432016 1408658400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000342562_resized_dsc024351022.jpg TRAINING DoseTech offers extensive training on fire protection 511 287 Company integrates security and fire protection systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-integrates-security-and-fire-protection-systems-2014-08-22 Pimani Baloyi Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0200 340961 1437577615 1408658400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000342578_resized_cedricgreeves11022.jpg CEDRIC GREEVES Tyco provides fire-detection extinguishing systems that are integrated into the security system of buildings 511 287 Visual-based fire detection system proves popular in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/visual-based-fire-detection-system-proves-popular-in-sa-2013-11-29 Ilan Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 29 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 312515 1385450817 1385676000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000268683_resized_signifirecamera1022.jpg SIGNIFIRE CAMERA The scaleable SigniFire system can also be used as a standalone recording device and a smoke, fire and reflective-flame detector for new installations 511 287 New fire protection systems well received in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-fire-protection-systems-well-received-in-sa-2013-11-29 Ilan Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 29 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 312499 1385450817 1385676000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000268664_resized_victaulicstyle009n00102lo1022.jpg FIRELOCK EZ STYLE 009N Part of the Victaulic’s installation-ready product line 511 287 New range of helmets introduced http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-range-of-helmets-introduced-2013-11-29 Ilan Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 29 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 312145 1385470851 1385676000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000267979_resized_yellowf1xfhelmetcanbeusedinoutdooremergencyapplications1022.jpg GALLET F1XF FIRE HELMET The helmet possesses several important features, including a high-temperature-resistant shell 511 287 High-quality fire doors save lives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-quality-fire-doors-save-lives-2013-11-29 Ilan Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 29 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 312423 1385470949 1385676000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000268557_resized_bitcon710131022duane.jpg RUBIDOR FIRE DOORS These doors are clad with a variety of finishes, including masonite, timber veneers and formica laminates 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/47149_2013-10-21_bitcon_-_hd_web.mp414564140Bitcon Industries director Robert Vollmer discusses the importance of fire doors. Bitcon Industries director Robert Vollmer discusses the importance of fire doors. Fire safety must be a top priority for all, says engineer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fire-safety-must-be-a-top-priority-for-all-engineer-2013-11-29 Ilan Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 29 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 312487 1385723654 1385676000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000268647_resized_cabletransit1022.jpg CABLE TRANSIT SYSTEM This system is designed as a modular system 511 287 Fire detection and suppression industry in SA challenging http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fire-detection-and-suppression-industry-in-sa-challenging-2013-11-29 Ilan Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 29 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 312085 1385723851 1385676000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000267843_resized_indrangovenderjacsosecurities1022.jpg INDRAN GOVENDER The installation of a fire prevention and protection system is high on the agendas of all qualified safety, health, environment and quality professionals 511 287 Local fire-protection solutions provider to host fire hazard prevention expert in 2014 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-fire-protection-solutions-provider-to-host-fire-hazard-prevention-expert-in-2014-2013-11-29 Ilan Solomons Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 29 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0200 312509 1385723876 1385676000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000268671_resized_dosetechfirefireprevention7protection1022.jpg NOT PLAYING WITH FIRE Akron Brass products are extensively used in Zambia, Kenya, Botswana, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria and Mozambique 511 287 System’s reach extended internationally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fire-information-system-extends-its-southern-african-reach-globally-2012-11-30 Chantelle Kotze Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 30 Nov 2012 00:00:00 +0200 275237 1353996099 1354226400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New vehicle fire detection system introduced http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equipment-manufacture-introduces-new-vehicle-fire-detection-system-2012-11-30 Chantelle Kotze Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 30 Nov 2012 00:00:00 +0200 275137 1353996098 1354226400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 US solution available in Southern Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-camera-based-fire-detection-solution-available-in-southern-africa-2012-11-30 Chantelle Kotze Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 30 Nov 2012 00:00:00 +0200 275071 1353996098 1354226400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Govt, high costs hampering fire protection training http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/in-house-sprinkler-fire-protection-training-should-not-be-subject-to-government-interference-industry-stalwart-2012-11-30 Chantelle Kotze Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 30 Nov 2012 00:00:00 +0200 275141 1353996098 1354226400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Wildfires could devastate timber plantations, experts warn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uncleared-fuel-loads-could-cause-fire-to-devastate-timber-plantations-experts-warn-2011-04-15 Schalk Burger Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 15 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0200 220876 1302505424 1302818400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Greater enforcement needed to drive building fire-safety compliance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/working-towards-making-all-buildings-fire-safety-compliant-2011-04-15 Schalk Burger Fire Prevention and Protection Fri, 15 Apr 2011 00:00:00 +0200 220877 1302505425 1302818400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0