• FIRE SUPPRESSION FOR

    HEAVY-DUTY EQUIPMENT

    Rugged. Reliable. Purpose Built.

We know fire protection for heavy equipment

AFEX Fire Suppression Systems has been providing rugged, reliable fire protection services for heavy equipment for over 50 years. In fact, it’s all we do. We’re the number one manufacturer of fire suppression systems in the Americas with a distribution network that covers the globe. Our systems effectively detect and protect against threats ranging from engine to debris fires to protect your people and investments.

To what do we attribute our success?

Specialization

We only produce suppression systems for heavy machinery, allowing us to fine tune a solution that is reliable and of the highest quality.

Experience

We’ve been outfitting machines at mines, oil fields, construction sites, and the like for over 5 decades. We know that one size does not fit all, so we work with you to find a fire protection solution to meet the unique fire hazards of your machines.

Service

Our in-house sales and support teams as well as our trained network of distributors always put your needs first. We’re there from the quote process to installation and through service and support.

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Product support technicians installing an AFEX fire suppression system for heavy duty equipment

What
We Do

Fire Suppression Systems Tanks Protect Heavy Equipment Investments

Fire Suppression Systems

Heavy equipment fire suppression systems protect against threats to operators, assets and productivity. Our suppression equipment is rugged, reliable and easy to maintain. We offer dry chemical, liquid chemical and dual agent systems.

 

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Conducting an Equipment Fire Risk Assessment for New Fire Suppression Equipment

Fire Risk Assessments

Interested in protecting your equipment against fire? Our Fire Risk Assessment is the first step to selecting the best system for your vehicle. Together we’ll identify potential ignition and fuel sources, hardware requirements and more.

 

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heavy equipment truck hauling coal from mine

Industries

Our suppression systems are built to last in a variety of applications. Explore some of the most common industries where you’ll find our rugged fire suppression systems on heavy equipment, including mining, forestry, and steel and slag

 

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How It
Works

The video below demonstrates how fire suppression systems work to mitigate the threat of fire on heavy equipment through our three-step process of detection, actuation and distribution.

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Testimonials

News

AFEX Liquid Agent Fire Suppression System Receives FM 5970:2022 Certification for Mobile Equipment

Raleigh, NC, USA, April 9, 2024 – AFEX Fire Suppression Systems, specialists in designing and manufacturing fire protection systems for heavy-duty mobile equipment, today announced that their liquid agent system with new SAFE-X agent has achieved FM Approval’s FM 5970, 2022 edition certification. FM 5970 was specifically created to test the effectiveness of fire protection […]

AFEX Liquid Agent Fire Suppression System Becomes First to Achieve AS 5062:2022 Certification fire testing with fluorine free liquid agent

AFEX Liquid Agent Fire Suppression System Becomes First to Achieve AS 5062:2022 Certification

Raleigh, NC, USA, April 2, 2024 – AFEX Fire Suppression Systems, specialists in designing and manufacturing fire protection systems for heavy-duty mobile equipment, today announced that their liquid agent system has completed rigorous testing to become the first vehicle fire suppression system to achieve the ActivFire® AS 5062:2022 approval. This certification assures AFEX customers that […]

Map of south east asian countries. "AFEX Expands Presence in Asia-Pacific market"

AFEX Invests Resources to Expand Fire Suppression System Presence in Asia-Pacific Market

Raleigh, NC, USA, February 27, 2024 – AFEX Fire Suppression Systems, specialists in designing and manufacturing fire protection systems for heavy-duty mobile equipment, has announced its official expansion into the Asia-Pacific market. With an increasing demand for premium fire suppression systems in the region, AFEX recognized the opportunity to heighten its presence and has invested […]

 

 

 

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