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Somali Pirates Release Oil Tanker & Crew

Somali Pirates Release Oil Tanker & Crew

Somali Pirates Release Oil Tanker & Crew MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somali pirates who seized a Comoros-flagged oil tanker earlier this week after five years without a major hijacking in the region have released the ship and its crew without conditions, officials said late Thursday. Security official ...

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Trump Budget Would Eliminate US Chemical Safety Board

Trump Budget Would Eliminate US Chemical Safety Board

Trump Budget Would Eliminate US Chemical Safety Board The Trump administration's budget blueprint would scrap the US Chemical Safety Board (CSB), an independent federal agency that investigates major chemical and oil industry incidents. The CSB has no regulatory power but is influential because its recommendations are ...

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US Pipeline Regulator Orders Action Over Leaking Alaska Gas Pipeline

US Pipeline Regulator Orders Action Over Leaking Alaska Gas Pipeline

US Pipeline Regulator Orders Action Over Leaking Alaska Gas Pipeline The US Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) has issued a proposed order that operator Hilcorp fix a leaking gas pipeline in the Cook Inlet off Nikiski in Alaska by May 1 or shut it ...

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Iran: 30 Firefighters Killed In Tehran Building Collapse - Video

Iran: 30 firefighters killed in Tehran building collapse - Video Crews were battling the blaze at a high-rise building in Iran when it collapsed live on television. https://youtu.be/vJvhmdSih14 Thirty firefighters have been killed after a high-rise building collapsed in Tehran, Iran's state-run Press TV has said. Fire crews ...

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Report: More Than 300 Convicted Over Fraudulent BP Oil Spill Claims

Report: More Than 300 Convicted Over Fraudulent BP Oil Spill Claims

Report: More Than 300 Convicted Over Fraudulent BP Oil Spill Claims In the nearly seven years since the disastrous Deepwater Horizon explosion, BP paid billions to resolve hundreds of thousands of claims from people affected by the worst oil spill in U.S. history. But newly released documents ...

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PEMEX Fuel Storage Facility Blast Injures Eight

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PEMEX Fuel Storage Facility Blast Injures Eight At least eight people were injured on March 15 by an explosion at a Pemex fuel storage and … Continue reading

PSA – New Report: How To Define “Worst Credible Process Fire”?

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PSA – New Report: How To Define “Worst Credible Process Fire”? Sintef has been commissioned by the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway to perform a mapping … Continue reading

Evacuation From Sakhalin Platform Due To Gas Leak

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Evacuation From Sakhalin Platform Due To Gas Leak Gas leak was detected from Lunskaya-A platform in Lunskoye offshore field on 9 nautical miles from Sakhalin … Continue reading

Ukraine Ammunition Storage Facility Fire Causes Evacuation Of 20,000

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Ukraine Ammunition Storage Facility Fire Causes Evacuation Of 20,000 https://youtu.be/6dX2HOo_gms Around 20,000 people have been evacuated from the area around the Balakliia ammunition storage facility … Continue reading

Belgium – Entire Village Evacuated Following Nitric Acid Tank Leak

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Belgium – Entire Village Evacuated Following Nitric Acid Tank Leak The provincial disaster plan has been declared in the hamlet of Zevekote (Gistel – West … Continue reading

Five Dead In Oil Refinery Blast In China

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Five Dead In Oil Refinery Blast In China Five people have died in an explosion at an oil refinery in Anhui province in eastern China, … Continue reading

CSB Investigators Deploying to Explosion at the Loy-Lange Box Company in Saint Louis, Missouri

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CSB Investigators Deploying to Explosion at the Loy-Lange Box Company in Saint Louis, Missouri Washington, DC, April 6, 2017 – A three-person investigative team from … Continue reading

Fukushima Internal Radiation Levels At Highest Level Since 2011 Meltdown, Cost Reach $150 BILLION

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Fukushima Internal Radiation Levels At Highest Level Since 2011 Meltdown, Cost Reach $150 BILLION Radiation levels inside a damaged reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear … Continue reading

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SOLBERG® Achieves ULC Category 3 Product Certification on Foam Concentrates

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SOLBERG® Achieves ULC Category 3 Product Certification on Foam Concentrates SOLBERG® Achieves ULC Category 3 Product Certification on Foam Concentrates ARCTIC 3% and 6% AFFF … Continue reading

Angus Announce New Flourine Free Foam

Respondol ATF is a superior quality synthetic fluorine free foam concentrate designed specifically for general emergency responders faced with a variety of risks in a … Continue reading

E2S Warning Signals Becomes Member Of NFPA

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E2S Warning Signals, the world’s leading independent warning signals manufacturer, is now a member of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). E2S, which has a … Continue reading

Country Fire Authority Selects Solberg RE-HEALING™ Foam

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Solberg’s Asia Pacific Office announced the securement of a multi-year supply contract for RE-HEALING™ RF3x6% ATC™ foam concentrate to the Country Fire Authority (CFA) of … Continue reading

Britain’s HMS Queen Elizabeth Aircraft Carrier Select Solberg Foam

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Solberg’s EMEA Region Office announced the securement of a supply contract for SOLBERG ARCTICTM 6% AFFF foam concentrate for use on Britain’s newest aircraft carrier … Continue reading

Lumenox – ATEX/IECEx Approved High Output Portable Floodlight For Hazardous Area Use

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Lumenox has announced its new LPX6 explosion proof ATEX/IECEx approved high output LED portable floodlight, lumenox.co.uk/lpx6, suitable for providing temporary portable lighting in Zone 1, … Continue reading

INDIAN SPACE AGENCY EMPLOYS SHARPEYE

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INDIAN SPACE AGENCY EMPLOYS SHARPEYE The Indian Space Agency has chosen to select Spectrex SharpEye flame detectors to provide flame detection within their facilities. The … Continue reading

SPECTREX – DUTCH STADIUM PROTECTED BY SHARPEYE

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The Gelredome Soccer Stadium in the Netherlands has recently installed Spectrex flame detectors to provide protection at any of their events, ranging from soccer games … Continue reading

Williams Fire & Hazard Control –

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XTREME FIRE TRAINING WITH THE BEST IN THE BUSINESS Williams Fire & Hazard Control (“Williams”) will once again be hosting its world renowned XTREME Industrial … Continue reading

SOLBERG® Achieves MIL-SPEC Product Certifications on Foam Concentrates ARCTIC 3% and 6% AFFF Are U.S. Military Specification MIL-F-24385F Certified

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Green Bay, Wisconsin – The Solberg Company, the world’s foremost innovator of firefighting foam concentrates and systems hardware, announced today the company has achieved U.S. … Continue reading