Vale’s Coleman mine recently received two battery-powered Artisan A4 load-haul-dumps (LHDs) equipped for AFEX fire suppression systems for a six month trial. The A4 is powered by a lithium battery that provides four hours of operation on a one hour charge. Vale intends to pursue battery-powered vehicles for it’s underground mines across Canada when it’s… Read more
IN THE NEWS
A big thanks to Construction Equipment Guide for featuring AFEX! You can read the full article here: AFEX Provides Innovative Fire Protection to Industry Equipment
Thank you to International Mining Magazine for featuring AFEX in your August 2016 MINExpo preview issue! The preview focuses on the most exciting exhibitors and technologies that will be on display at the show, and highlights our partnership with Liebherr and Ground Force to display AFEX equipped machines. If you’re attending the show, Be sure… Read more
AFEX would like to thank International Mining magazine for including our fire suppression system in the safety section of their October 2015 issue. The mention focuses on the fact that our systems are rugged and easily serviced. Also included was the fact that our Dual Agent systems provide the most efficient coverage available on the… Read more
AFEX Fire Suppression Systems would like to thank OEM Off-Highway magazine for including the AFEX Control Unit in its current 2015 Annual Product Showcase issue in the Electrical & Electronics section on page 102.
AFEX Fire Suppression Systems tells Mining Magazine about the impact of fire risk assessments on vehicle fire suppression system designs. When determining how best to protect a piece of heavy off-road equipment from the threat of fire, a fire risk assessment is the most indispensable procedure one can use. This process entails an evaluation of… Read more
AFEX Fire Suppression Systems would like to thank International Mining for including their Control Unit in the October issue. Included in the piece is an overview of dual agent systems which combine the benefits of a dry A:B:C powder agent and a liquid agent. The magazine itself is a global, technical publication which is written… Read more
Thanks to E&P magazine for helping us to spread the word about the availability and value of fire suppression systems with the article, “Fire suppression systems protect valuable assets.” This important safety accessory is perfect for protecting frac vehicles like pumps and blenders from the threat of fire. The article covers the basics about how… Read more
AFEX would like to thank publisher Hatton-Brown for reporting on its Control Unit in this month’s [Oct. 2014] issue of Wood Bioenergy. The Product News item explains the primary benefits of the state-of-the-art component, from its rugged exterior to the internal battery which lasts a year, to the telematics compatibility. The article may be seen… Read more
The state-of-the-art AFEX Control Unit has been included in the Breakthroughs & Innovations section of the September issue of Waste Advantage Magazine. The article details the many end user benefits of the component, including its LCD screen, which makes it easy to review the data log, and the fact that it is a telematics-compatible device.