Roger James

Fire on USS Bonhomme Richard May Have Been Preventable by Swedish FlameRanger Technology

July 14, 2020 Fire on USS Bonhomme Richard May Have Been Preventable by Swedish FlameRanger Technology A tragic fire broke out on June 12 on the USS Bonhomme Richard aircraft carrier in San Diego, while docked and being retrofitted to deploy the latest generation of fighter jets. According to AP News, the blaze “broke out…

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Unifire’s FlameRanger™ Fire Fighting Robot Tested for Ro-Ro Ship Safety
Unifire’s FlameRanger™ Fire Fighting Robot Tested for Ro-Ro Ship Safety

Swedish high-tech firefighting robotics lab, Unifire AB, has developed a jaw-dropping fire fighting robot that is poised to protect weather decks on Ro-Ro ships in the near future. The following video shows tests of Unifire AB’s FlameRanger autonomous fire fighting robot–a fully autonomous and remote controlled fire monitor system, which automatically, and without any human…

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Another Devastating (and Preventable) High Rise Façade Fire Erupts in Abbco Tower in Sharjah, UAE
Another Devastating (and Preventable) High Rise Façade Fire Erupts in Abbco Tower in Sharjah, UAE

Tyco FPP’s SPRAYSAFE AFS, licensed by Unifire AB, can mitigate high rise building facade fires like the May 5 fire in the Abbco Tower in Sharjah, UAE.

Unifire Proudly Announces KC Eco Logistics as Authorized Dealer for Korea

April 24, 2020 Unifire AB of Sweden is proud to announce that it has concluded an Authorized Dealer agreement with KC Eco Logistics Co., Ltd. (“KC Eco”) for the territory of the Republic Korea. KC Eco—a member of the KC Green Holdings (“KCGH”) Group—brings knowledge and experience of Unifire’s FlameRanger™ system and Force monitors, as…

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Fire Fighting News: Automatic Heat & Fire Detection and Suppression Systems for the Recycling and Waste Management Industries
Fire Fighting News: Automatic Heat & Fire Detection and Suppression Systems for the Recycling and Waste Management Industries

Turn-Key, Fully Automatic Heat & Fire Detection and Suppression Systems Designed to Protect Recycling Plants and Waste Management Facilities In recent years, despite the rapid leap in technology of heat detection, fire detection, and fire extinguishing and suppression systems, the recycling and waste management industries face significant challenges in finding a turn-key, off-the-shelf, fully automatic…

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Unifire Aims to Improve Ro-Ro Ship Fire Safety in EU Funded Project LASH FIRE
Unifire Aims to Improve Ro-Ro Ship Fire Safety in EU Funded Project LASH FIRE

Unifire is proud to announce that it is a consortium member of the EU funded project LASH FIRE, which aims to improve ro-ro ship fire safety. The following press release is from the LASH Fire website (click here) Project partners from 13 EU Member States investigate cost-efficient measures to mitigate the risk from ro-ro space fires….

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Advanced Control Systems for Unifire’s Robotic Nozzles – IFF Magazine
Advanced Control Systems for Unifire’s Robotic Nozzles – IFF Magazine

International Fire Fighter Magazinecovers Unifire’s advanced robotic nozzle control systems in its September, 2019 issue.  Unifire’s ONE App–the first app on the market for the control of robotic nozzles (aka remote controlled firefighting monitors, or water cannons)–is a full-featured virtual joystick for any iOS or Android device. Unifire also offers computer-based / web-based graphical user…

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Unifire FlameRanger XT Featured in International Fire Fighter Magazine
Unifire FlameRanger XT Featured in International Fire Fighter Magazine

The December 2016 edition of International Fire Fighter Magazine features the FlameRanger XT, Unifire’s solution for the automatic fire detection and suppression of fires that develop on high-rise building exteriors. The article, entitled, “Swedish Solution for High-Rise Building Fires”, explains the FlameRanger XT system, and is published here with permission from MDM Publishing. Swedish Solution…

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Unifire Presents FlameRanger at Lighthouse Swedish Maritime Competence Centre
Unifire Presents FlameRanger at Lighthouse Swedish Maritime Competence Centre

December 5, 2016 Unifire AB presented its FlameRanger™ fully automatic and autonomous fire detection and extinguishing system at the Lighthouse conference on Autonomous Vessels—a Higher Degree of Autonomy for Increased Safety, held on December 5, 2016, in Gothenburg, Sweden. The Lighthouse Swedish Maritime Competence Centre gathers leading maritime stakeholders through Triple-Helix collaboration between industry, society,…

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Unifire Presents FlameRanger at Naval Damage Control 2106
Unifire Presents FlameRanger at Naval Damage Control 2106

Portsmouth, UK, October 5, 2016 Mattias Eggert & Roger James of Unifire AB of Sweden presented Unifire’s revolutionary FlameRanger system to a large turn out at Naval Damage Control 2016 in Portsmouth, October 3-6. According to Mr James, “the FlameRanger system was received with great excitement and interest at Naval Damage Control 2016. The presentation…

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