AFEX equipped battery-powered LHD’s headed to Vale Coleman

Published on October 24, 2017

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

AFEX Featured in International Mining Magazine’s MINExpo 2016 Preview

Published on September 2, 2016

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 Dual Agent System Profiled In International Mining Magazine

Published on November 2, 2015

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 Control Unit in OEM Off-Highway Magazine

Published on July 22, 2015

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.

Assessing Fire Risk

Published on April 22, 2015

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 Control Unit and System Featured in International Mining Magazine

Published on October 28, 2014

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

AFEX Article About Fire Safety In Fracking In This Month’s E&P Magazine

Published on October 6, 2014

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 Listed in Wood Bioenergy’s Product News

Published on September 30, 2014

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

Waste Advantage Magazine: Breakthroughs & Innovations Spotlights AFEX Control Unit

Published on September 2, 2014

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.