Superior Signal, with more than 40 years of supplying smoke for realistic drills, offers disposable SMOKE GENERATORS and dependable SMOKE MACHINES. Inexpensive disposable smoke items produce 40,000 cubic feet of dense smoke in three minutes. Smoke can been seen for miles and is great for outdoor disaster simulation. The ST-10 SMOKE MACHINE produces 4,800 cubic feet a minute of nonirritating smoke and is surprisingly affordable. Its auto timer ensures the right amount of smoke when you need it. (
Three sampling tools developed by researchers at the Department of Energy`s Los Alamos National Laboratory make it possible to extract liquid, gas, or powder samples from sealed containers and permanently seal the point of entry within a matter of seconds--without exposing personnel to the contents. The tools can obtain samples anywhere along a container`s wall at thicknesses up to one-half inch and internal container pressures up to eight atmospheres. All that is needed for their use is an off-
Matt Szpindor`s "Valuable Rubble: Seizing Your Training Opportunities" (December 1998) mentions drilling through concrete and concrete coring drills.
Emergency responders have been engaging in exercises and drills involving natural disasters to enhance efficiency and cooperation among cooperating responding agencies and safety awareness among civilians.
I don`t have enough time in a day to train all of our personnel; therefore, I cannot afford to waste time giving a class or drill to a crew that is not interested in the topic. Consequently, the Yakima (WA) Fire Department developed the "Training by Appointment" program.
The following products may pose fire or personal-injury hazards for their users, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Atlas Copco Berema Inc.: 32 pounds. Portable. Easy to use. Fuel-efficient. For light demolition, ground rod and stake driving, drilling in concrete and asphalt, and surveying. Idling feature and antivibration handles. Single-cylinder, air-cooled, two-stroke engine. Drills holes up to two inches with solid bits and three inches with core drills. Tools and accessories for drilling, breaking, cutting, driving, tamping, etc. Adjustable side handle. Dust shield. Transport case.