Use of Foam for Fire Fighting in Tank Farms of the Oil- and Petrochemical Industry.

Tank farm fires in the oil and petrochemical industry do not occur often. When they do occur, it is with devastating consequences and negative publicity. This article will describe the typical incident scenarios and present foam as the most suitable extinguishing agent together with the firefighting equipment most commonly used.

Haines Fire & Risk Consulting is Authorized Distributor for FireDos in the USA.

FireDos is expanding their sales network in the USA. From now on, the company Haines Fire & Risk Consulting (HFRC) is functioning as another Authorized Distributor.

Foam Technology expands the FireDos sales network in the USA.

With Foam Technology, Inc., FireDos welcomes another Authorized Distributor to its network. FireDos customers will profit from another local contact on the East coast of the USA.


Fire trailers are used when some extra flexibility is required on site. Factory or voluntary fire brigades frequently use trailers as an extra extinguishing unit for emergencies. The options of equipping the fire trailer with a monitor, proportioner or both depend on the intended use.