HIGH-RISE Fire Fighting
  Developing better responses to fires in tower bocks and high-rise buildings.  


External Firefighting

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External jet controling a fire at Surrey Towers, Addlestone 2013

Photo: Lewis Darling: getsurrey.co.uk


Height Vehicle Monitor at Shirley towers, Southampton 2010

Photo:Solent News & Photo agency


External (Exterior) Fire fighting will come in two formats but will primarilly be part of a direct intervention tactic. It may also be viewed as a Stabilisation (containment) tactic. In reality any external fire fighting will be a combination of both.







Turntable ladders

Hydraulic Platforms

Arial ladder Platforms

Combined Arial Rescue Platforms (CARP')s



Under developement 2013






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