EXTINGUISHING AGENT IN MARITIME FIRE FIGHTING
Fires on ships and oil platforms pose a high risk and difficult circumstances. A reliable extinguishing agent is indispensable, especially regarding the fact, that an evacuation is not possible. Fires at container ports and container ships require efficiency and rapidity.
HCT has a great deal of experience with shipboard fire suppression systems using F-500 Encapsulator Agent, particularly with the Italian Navy. After extensive testing, the Italian Navy installed F-500 Encapsulator Agent fire suppression systems in strategic locations on every ship. The expediently usage of the product was proved at firefighting operations at the MS Flaminia in 2013. The special cooling effect enables a targeted use in deep-rooted glow nests.