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Fire On Board North Korean Plane Forces Emergency Landing in China

Fire On Board North Korean Plane Forces Emergency Landing in China

State-controlled Air Koryo is the world's only one-star airline A North Korean plane was forced to make an emergency landing in northeastern China after a fire broke out on board. A passenger on board told China's Xinhua news agency the Air Koryo flight was en route from ...

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USA – 5 Train Cars Derail, Spilling Chemical, Injuring 2

USA - 5 Train Cars Derail, Spilling Chemical, Injuring 2

5 Train Cars Derail in Texas, Spilling Chemical, Injuring 2 SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Authorities say five train cars overturned outside of San Antonio, spilling about 1,000 gallons of sodium hydroxide and prompting a temporary evacuation. Bexar County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Monica Ramos said the derailment happened around ...

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CSB Adds Emergency Planning and Response to Most Wanted Safety Improvement Program

CSB Adds Emergency Planning and Response to Most Wanted Safety Improvement Program

CSB Adds Emergency Planning and Response to Most Wanted Safety Improvement Program Washington, D.C., July 15, 2016 – Today the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) formally announced that “Emergency Planning and Response” is the Board’s newest “Most Wanted Safety Improvement”, concluding that inadequate or poor emergency ...

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Energy Firm To Pay $61M Penalty For Costliest Inland Oil Spill In US History

Energy Firm To Pay $61M Penalty For Costliest Inland Oil Spill In US History

Energy firm to pay $61M penalty for costliest inland oil spill in US history Enbridge Energy Partners will pay a $61 million penalty for the costliest inland oil spill in U.S. history -- a pipeline rupture in southwestern Michigan that polluted a nearly 40-mile stretch of ...

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MSHA Issues Serious Accident Alert After Explosion Injures 2 Miners

MSHA Issues Serious Accident Alert After Explosion Injures 2 Miners

MSHA Issues Serious Accident Alert After Explosion Injures 2 Miners The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) issued a serious accident alert following an explosion at a metal/non-metal mine that injured two miners. The miners were welding a patch on a leaking fuel tank on a ...

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BP Estimates Cost Of 2010 Gulf Oil Spill At $61.6 billion

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BP Estimates Cost Of 2010 Gulf Oil Spill At $61.6 billion NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Oil giant BP PLC has put a final price tag … Continue reading

US Air Force Hopes To Destroy Toxic Firefighting Foam Using Only Sound Waves

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US Air Force Hopes To Destroy Toxic Firefighting Foam Using Only Sound Waves Military and university researchers believe a newly developed system using sound waves … Continue reading

Eight Die In Fire At Russia’s Ufaneftekhim Refinery

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Eight Die In Fire At Russia’s Ufaneftekhim Refinery Eight people died in a fire at a hydrocracker unit at the Ufaneftekhim refinery in the Urals … Continue reading

China – Sinopec Pipeline Blast Kills Two

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Sinopec Pipeline Blast Kills Two A section of natural gas pipeline broke and caught fire in Enshi City, central China’s Hubei Province, Wednesday morning, killing … Continue reading

Exxon Mobil Refinery Chemical Leak Leads To Evacuations

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Exxon Mobil Refinery Chemical Leak Leads To Evacuations A pipeline leak of a highly flammable chemical outside an ExxonMobil plant in Baytown prompted the evacuation … Continue reading

Iran – Two Tank Fires at Oil Facility In One Day

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Iran – Two Tank Fires at Oil facility In One Day A new fire erupted at an Iranian petrochemical factory in the southwestern oil-rich province … Continue reading

Taiwan – ‘At Least 26 Dead’ After Coach Smashes Into Airport Guardrail & Explodes

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Taiwan – ‘At Least 26 Dead’ After Coach Smashes Into Airport Guardrail & Explodes At least 26 people are dead after a tourist bus smashed … Continue reading

Nederlands – Europoort Tank Fire – VIDEO

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Nederlands – Europoort Tank Fire – VIDEO https://youtu.be/berMI82ROJo The tank explosion at Caldic Chemicals occurred during the unloading of a ship with the fire starting … Continue reading

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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

Spectrex – Quasar 900 Open Path Gas Detector

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The SafEye Quasar 900 Open Path Gas Detector is a high performance, high reliability gas detector, providing continuous monitoring for combustible hydrocarbon gases such as … Continue reading

E2S showcase new premium STEx family at ONS Norway 2016

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E2S Warning Signals is showcasing its new STEx premium stainless steel flameproof warning device family for use in aggressive onshore and offshore environments on Stand … 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