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Improve the success rate
Method for comparison of different fire extinguishing technologies – Part 3. How can we improve the success rate of the Storage Tank fire fighting? We have good news for the Fire Experts: we have the opportunity for positive influence on the measured efficiency by changing the parameters of the tank fire […]

Part 3. How can we improve the success rate of ...

Nu - the Foam Application Efficiency factor
Method for comparison of different fire extinguishing technologies – Part 2. Introducing the Foam Application Efficiency: proposal for the industry for comparison method of fire fighting technologies for Storage Tank Fires. The R&d Department of FoamFatale International Inc. suggests to use the      FOAM APPLICATION EFFICIENCY (η) as the numerical […]

Part 2. Foam Application Efficiency

Best Available Technique
The laws intended to safeguard our environment prescribe only indirectly that those provisions related to the use of the environment should be respected also during disaster recovery.   ISO 14001 sets out the criteria for an environmental management system. It does not state requirements for environmental performance, but maps out […]

Introduction of the ISO 14001 to the disaster recovery – ...

Boilover
A boilover type of fire refers to an extremely hazardous situation where an attempt is made to extinguish semi-enclosed oil or petrochemical fueled fire with water. The hazard results due to the difference in density between oil and water.   Boilover is also common in the home as a chip […]

Boilover

Amuay3
Amuay refinery blast: at the  refinery (in the Venezuela’s largest) spread to a third storage tank as firefighters try to contain flames burning since an Aug. 25 gas explosion killed at least 48 people. Gasoline prices rallied in New York. Oil Minister Rafael Ramirez said two of the fires at tanks holding naphtha […]

Amuay refinery blast: 48 killed