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OH Firefighters Fight Industrial Fire

Fri, Jul 25, 2014

Mentor (OH) police say firefighters are battling an industrial blaze at Metal Seal Precision on the 8600 block of Tyler Boulevard.

Cause of Fire at Williston (ND) Company Unknown

Tue, Jul 22, 2014

Authorities are unable to say what caused a large industrial fire in Williston to ignite.

Florida Departments Reconsider Hazmat as Grant Funding Decreases

Tue, Jul 22, 2014

Marion County Fire Rescue’s hazardous materials crews have responded to reports of a fishy white powder in local government offices three times within the past 18 months, including one incident in June that targeted 11 different locations on the same day.

Evacuation Ordered After Fire at ND Oil Supply Company

Tue, Jul 22, 2014

A massive fire broke out early Tuesday at an oil supply company in an industrial part of the western North Dakota oil patch town of Williston.

Larson Electronics

Larson Electronics Releases 300 Watt LED Security Spotlight Tower on Heavy Duty Aluminum Frame

Fri, Jul 11, 2014

With over 40 years as a leader in the industrial and commercial lighting industry Larson Electronics continues its commitment to providing high-grade lighting equipment to specialty markets with the release of a 300 watt LED security spotlight tower.

Avon Protection's Deltairt Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus Research and Design Team Receives Award

Wed, Jul 9, 2014

Deltair(tm), a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) designed for the fire service industry, has been recognized with the GOLD Industrial Designers Society of America, International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) for research relating to the Deltair product development. Started in 1980, the prestigious design industry IDEA program recognizes excellence in industrial design.

Holmatro Launches Industrial Solutions

Tue, Jul 8, 2014

The world of high pressure hydraulics is constantly in motion, and the demand for results-oriented customer-specific solutions has increased strongly over the past few years.

Military-Grade Munitions Found in Rubble of Phoenix Fire

Sat, Jul 5, 2014

What began as a massive lightning-caused fire Thursday night has turned into a criminal investigation after military-grade ordnance was found in the rubble Friday.

Multiple Businesses Destroyed in Phoenix Fires

Fri, Jul 4, 2014

Two separate fires broke out near 43rd Avenue and Indian School Road in Phoenix and spread to multiple businesses Thursday night.

Firefighters Battle Major Fire at North Carolina Tire Plant

Mon, Jun 30, 2014

Several people were treated for smoke inhalation and other nonlife-threatening injuries after a large fire Saturday at the fire plant in Wilson, North Carolina.

DuPont Announces Millionth Vest Made with DuPont Kevlar XP

Wed, Jun 18, 2014

DuPont Protection Technologies today announced that over one million bullet-resistant vests made with DuPont™ Kevlar® XP™ have been sold globally since the advanced material was launched at Eurosatory in 2008. 

908 Devices

908 Devices Announces Completion of Successful Testing for M908

Sun, Jun 15, 2014

908 Devices, a pioneer of purpose-built analytical devices for chemical analysis, announces the successful completion of performance testing for the M908TM handheld mass spectrometer.


New Leadership Appointments for Honeywell Life Safety Sensors Division

Sun, Jun 8, 2014

Honeywell Life Safety has made some senior appointments within its multi-million dollar Sensors Division this month.

Huge Fire at Indiana Fiberglass Manufacturing Facility

Tue, Jun 3, 2014

Firefighters responded to a fire in Bremen, Indiana, that sent up smoke visible for miles around.

Massive Marietta (GA) Fire Extinguished After 10 Hours

Sat, May 24, 2014

A massive chemical fire in in an industrial area of Marietta on Industrial Park Drive near Cobb Parkway burned for 10 hours before fire crews were finally able to put it out early Saturday morning.

Indiana and Illinois Fire Departments Battle Pallet Fire

Tue, May 6, 2014

Personnel from Indiana and Illinois fire departments are working to contain a wind-whipped pallet fire that broke out before noon Tuesday in this Warren County town.

Nextteq LLC Announces New Gastec Polytec-V Qualitative Analysis Tube

Sun, May 4, 2014

Nextteq LLC, in the industrial hygiene and safety industries, is pleased to announce the availability of the new Gastec Polytec-V Qualitative Analysis Tube.

Fire Crews Respond to Massive Woodbridge (NJ) Recycling Fire

Mon, Apr 28, 2014

Firefighters attempting to extinguish a large fire at a recycling warehouse in Woodbridge, New Jersey, had to deal with a rekindle the following night.

CSB Releases Preliminary Findings in West (TX) Explosion

Wed, Apr 23, 2014

The CSB released preliminary findings into the April 17, 2013, West Fertilizer explosion and fire in West, Texas, which resulted in at least 14 fatalities, 226 injuries, and widespread community damage.

Four Firefighters Injured in Ontario Industrial Warehouse Fire

Wed, Apr 23, 2014

Four firefighters were injured, one critically, in an industrial warehouse fire today in Mississauga, Ontario.

Brush Fire Burns Over 250 Acres Near Edison NJ

Thu, Apr 10, 2014

A brush fire charred more than 250 acres of land Thursday a marshy part of central New Jersey.

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