Wildfire suppression

Mighty Fire Breaker Rolls Out Its Wildfire Defense Program to Lower Risk of Loss from Wildfire with Green Fire Inhibitor Chemistry

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 1:00pm

b'SAN DIEGO, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Mighty Fire Breaker, LLC today officially announced the roll out of its proactive wildfire defense program aimed at helping property owners and fire service professionals lower the risk of loss from wildfires.

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  • b'SAN DIEGO, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Mighty Fire Breaker, LLC today officially announced the roll out of its proactive wildfire defense program aimed at helping property owners and fire service professionals lower the risk of loss from wildfires.
  • Our goal at Mighty Fire Breaker is to reduce risk of loss for propertyeither from wildfire embers or wood framed building fireswhile we fight climate change through better fire science.
  • These applicators are trained to implement our proactive wildfire defense program from San Diego to Napa.
  • "Our Mighty Fire Breaker No Short Cut wildfire defense program does not count on \'just in time\' private firefighters, who use foam and handheld tools to save homes.

Global Fire Extinguisher Market (2021 to 2026) - Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecasts

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 10:30pm

b'DUBLIN, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Fire Extinguisher Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe global fire extinguisher market reached a value of US$ 4.9 Billion in 2020.

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  • b'DUBLIN, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Fire Extinguisher Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe global fire extinguisher market reached a value of US$ 4.9 Billion in 2020.
  • A fire extinguisher is a portable safety device, which is widely utilized for extinguishing small fires during emergencies and minimizing the potential destruction before the arrival of firefighters.
  • It comprises a cylinder that has an extinguishing agent, a nozzle, a handle and a pressure gauge.
  • Apart from this, the leading players in the industry are introducing eco-friendly, gas- or powder-based fire extinguishers that do not release toxic gases.

Keeping Homes and Businesses Safe as Wildfire Season Approaches; Spring Cleaning Should Include Creating Defensible Space for Yards and Property

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 2:58pm

b'As wildfire season approaches, simple tasks like trimming back trees, shrubs and bushes and creating defensible space around a home or business can help make neighborhoods and communities safer.

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  • b'As wildfire season approaches, simple tasks like trimming back trees, shrubs and bushes and creating defensible space around a home or business can help make neighborhoods and communities safer.
  • Recognizing California\xe2\x80\x99s Wildfire Preparedness Week, customers, neighborhoods and towns can take a hands-on approach to wildfire preparedness this spring.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • With proper planning, you can have a fire safe home and a beautiful landscape.
  • For more information, visit pge.com and pge.com/news .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210503005484/en/\n'

Perimeter Solutions Partners with 10 Tanker Air Carrier to Fight Mexico Wildfires

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 - 4:06pm

b'CLAYTON,Mo., April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Perimeter Solutions partnered with 10 Tanker Air Carrier, a world leader in aerial firefighting, to set up operations in Laredo, Texas to provide support to agencies in Mexico that work to extinguish and prevent the spread of active wildfires.

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  • b'CLAYTON,Mo., April 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Perimeter Solutions partnered with 10 Tanker Air Carrier, a world leader in aerial firefighting, to set up operations in Laredo, Texas to provide support to agencies in Mexico that work to extinguish and prevent the spread of active wildfires.
  • Through this partnership, 10 Tanker provided a DC-10 aircraft for a base in Laredo, and Perimeter Solutions equipped their plane with its PHOS-CHEK long-term fire retardant (LTR).
  • Perimeter Solutions set up a mobile unit on Sunday, March 28 and with 10 Tanker, they were in Coahuila to start the LTR drop.
  • Perimeter Solutions produces major brands known throughout the world like PHOS-CHEK and FIRE-TROL retardant, foam and gel products; AUXQUIMIA and SOLBERG foam products; and BIOGEMA extinguishing agents and retardants.

Global Fire Suppression Systems Market Report 2021-2027: Opportunities Rise to US$ 27.5 Billion - IoT Gains Traction in Fire Suppression Technologies

Friday, March 26, 2021 - 6:00pm

DUBLIN, March 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Fire Suppression Systems - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, March 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Fire Suppression Systems - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Fire suppression systems provide an effective means to ensure protection against fire.
  • When used in combination with fire alarm systems and smoke detectors, they provide safety to people and aid in minimizing asset damage.
  • The slowdown in construction activity coupled with weak economic scenario is likely to lessen the demand for fire suppression systems globally.

Just in Time for California Arbor Week, PG&E Offers New Safety Resource to Help Customers Plant the Right Tree in the Right Place

Friday, March 5, 2021 - 5:00pm

The Right Tree, Right Place web resource can be found at pge.com/righttreerightplace and includes free downloadable brochures on how to plant with fire safety in mind and creating defensible space.

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  • The Right Tree, Right Place web resource can be found at pge.com/righttreerightplace and includes free downloadable brochures on how to plant with fire safety in mind and creating defensible space.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210305005105/en/
    Trees play a vital role in our environment and make California a beautiful place to live, work and recreate.
  • Planting the right tree in the right place helps promote fire safety, reduces power outages, provides shade benefits, enhances property values and ensures beauty for years to come, said Michael Ritter, Senior Director of Vegetation Management.
  • If the right tree is not planted in the right place and too close to power and gas lines, it can create public safety issues and power outages.

MRA Calls For Stronger Home Building and Retrofit Standards in Western States to Protect Against Wildfire Threats

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 9:35pm

As fires still rage in many areas, home resiliency experts say the priority moving forward needs to be on being better prepared.

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  • As fires still rage in many areas, home resiliency experts say the priority moving forward needs to be on being better prepared.
  • Except for California, which updated its residential fire codes for new construction in 2008, very few western states have considered mandates for wildfire resilient housing in wildland-urban interface zones.
  • Because of the behavior of wildland fires, how a home or building is designed and constructed is the most important factor in providing fire safety.
  • Research shows that homes built to these codes have sustained far less damage from wildfire than homes built prior to 2008 ( https://apnews.com/article/e688e34240bb4217a13d9ddbe5062ffe ).

Southern California Edison Funds ‘Critical Aerial Support’ for Daytime and Nighttime Firefighting

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 9:24pm

Captain Greg Barta of the Orange County Fire Authority has been on the front lines of firefighting for 13 years.

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  • Captain Greg Barta of the Orange County Fire Authority has been on the front lines of firefighting for 13 years.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201006006073/en/
    Southern California Edison is contributing about $2.2 million toward the OCFAs lease of the CH-47 Chinook helitanker during whats expected to be an active fire season through year-end 2020.
  • The helitanker will strengthen daytime and nighttime fire suppression within SCEs 50,000-square-mile service area and beyond, if needed.
  • We are extremely grateful to Southern California Edison for once again providing critical aerial support during the height of fire season.

Fire Suppression Equipment Market to Reach $32.9 Bn, Globally, by 2027 at 4.7% CAGR: Allied Market Research

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:15pm

"According to the report, the global fire suppression equipment industry was estimated at $24.9 billion in 2019, and is expected to hit $32.9 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 4.7% from 2020 to 2027.

Key Points: 
  • "According to the report, the global fire suppression equipment industry was estimated at $24.9 billion in 2019, and is expected to hit $32.9 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 4.7% from 2020 to 2027.
  • Productions halt and decreased R&D investments across the world have impacted the global fire suppression equipment market negatively.
  • Based on equipment type, the fire suppressors segment contributed to more than half of the global fire suppression equipment market revenue in 2019 and is expected to rule the roost by the end of 2027.
  • Increasing number of manufacturing activities across emerging economies such as China and India fuels the market growth in the region.

Fire Suppression Equipment Market to Reach $32.9 Bn, Globally, by 2027 at 4.7% CAGR: Allied Market Research

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:15pm

"According to the report, the global fire suppression equipment industry was estimated at $24.9 billion in 2019, and is expected to hit $32.9 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 4.7% from 2020 to 2027.

Key Points: 
  • "According to the report, the global fire suppression equipment industry was estimated at $24.9 billion in 2019, and is expected to hit $32.9 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 4.7% from 2020 to 2027.
  • Productions halt and decreased R&D investments across the world have impacted the global fire suppression equipment market negatively.
  • Based on equipment type, the fire suppressors segment contributed to more than half of the global fire suppression equipment market revenue in 2019 and is expected to rule the roost by the end of 2027.
  • Increasing number of manufacturing activities across emerging economies such as China and India fuels the market growth in the region.