Supplier News

  1. New Getac Rugged Tablet Solutions Drive Safety And Productivity In Hazardous Industries
    3/28/2019

    Getac has recently announced the launch of its new K120-ANSI and K120-Ex fully-rugged tablets, delivering unparalleled levels of safety and performance to employees operating in hazardous working environments

  2. Energy Monitor Can Find Electrical Failures Before They Happen
    3/26/2019

    A new system devised by researchers at MIT can monitor the behavior of all electric devices within a building, ship, or factory, determining which ones are in use at any given time and whether any are showing signs of an imminent failure. When tested on a Coast Guard cutter, the system pinpointed a motor with burnt-out wiring that could have led to a serious onboard fire.

  3. RealWear Unleashes Major Software Upgrade For HMT-1
    3/26/2019

    RealWear, Inc., the industrial hands-free knowledge transfer platform for frontline workers, recently announced the release of HMT Release 10

  4. Perimeter Solutions Acquires Idaho Based Fire Service And Equipment Companies
    3/21/2019

    Perimeter Solutions, the global leader in the production of fire retardants, foams, and water enhancing gels, along with a wide range of services for managing wildland, industrial, municipal, and military fires, today announced it has completed the purchase of a group of companies in Post Falls, Idaho, including First Response Fire Rescue ("First Response"), River City Fabrication ("RCF") and H&S Transport.

  5. U.S. Navy Awards Burns & McDonnell $20M IDIQ Contract For Fire Protection Services At Bases And Facilities In The Pacific
    3/20/2019

    Burns & McDonnell has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract by the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific to provide a range of fire protection design and engineering services for an up to five-year period

  6. BakerHicks Launch New BIM Component To Identify Health And Safety Risks
    3/20/2019

    BakerHicks, the multi-disciplinary design and engineering company, have launched the Risk Cube, an innovative way of protecting the health and safety of construction workers and end users. This 3D Building Information Management (BIM) component visually identifies and details risks within the design model.

  7. Fatigue Science Technology Adopted To Predict Worker Fatigue At One Of World’s Largest Silver Mines
    3/19/2019

    Fatigue Science, a global leader in fatigue and readiness management technology, is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Goldcorp Inc., to enable the proactive monitoring and mitigation of worker fatigue risk across one their largest operations, the Peñasquito polymetallic mine in Mexico

  8. Scientists Create Fire-Retardant Sensors For Safety Gear In Harsh Environments
    3/18/2019

    Imagine a device that could stand up to even the most intense fires so that it could automatically signal others when a firefighter is immobilized on the job.

  9. FARO® Releases FARO ZONE 3D 2019 For Public Safety
    3/14/2019

    FARO® (NASDAQ: FARO), the world's most trusted source for 3D measurement and imaging solutions for public safety forensics, announces the availability of the FARO Zone 3D 2019 software platform (https://www.faro.com/products/public-safety-forensics/faro-zone-3d/). The FARO Zone 3D platform is specifically designed to enable investigators and security professionals to enhance the quality of site and evidence capture, documentation, reconstruction and analysis for crime, crash, fire and security applications

  10. New App ‘WorkMode' Eliminates Cell Phone Distraction On Safety-Sensitive Worksites
    3/12/2019

    Brooklyn start-up Riveted Labs has launched a new app called "WorkMode" (https://www.workmode.net/) that gives employers the ability to measure their employees' personal smartphone usage while physically at work and on shift.