FSS working with Advantage Fire

 

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FSS have worked closely with Bechtel (Houston) and the local providers Advantage Fire and Lectrus for the past 12 months in witnessing the testing and certification for the substation buildings on the Queensland Curtis LNG Project. We understand the importance of our client’s requirements and to be able to provide field personnel in North America on short notice has been a value add to the ...

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Barrick Gold Achieves Commercial Production

Fire & Safety Systems would like to congratulate Barrick Gold for achieving Commercial Production at its Pueblo Viejo mine in the Dominican Republic.

FSS has been involved with the Project since November 2008, and provided fire protection consultancy, design, engineering, procurement and construction services through to commissioning and handover.  FSS is continuing to provide training and operational support to Barrick and PVDC Operations.

The ...

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First Hot Metal for Ras Al Khair Smelter

Fire & Safety Systems would like to extend its congratulations to the Alcoa Ma’aden Joint Venture on achieving first hot metal for the RAK Smelter Project! FSS is proud to have provided fire protection engineering to the project, and wishes the JV much success into operations.

FSS’ previous experience with Bechtel smelter projects (particularly in the Middle East on the Sohar and EMAL Smelters), was a key factor in our engagement to provide ...

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Fast-tracked fire protection

Fire & Safety Systems experience in industrial fire protection extends for more than 40 years, both in Australia and overseas.

Based in Brisbane, the family owned and operated firm specialises in fire protection for industrial high-risk projects including mine sites, power stations, petrochemical plants, smelters and refineries.

“In the end, equipment is still equipment. It’s how you respond on-site that really makes a difference,” said FSS Principal, Brad Pickersgill.

“We pride ourselves on our ability to keep pace with fast-tracked schedules, which is ...

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FSS Announces Official Launch of North American Office

Fire & Safety Systems and The Australian Consulate will be hosting a cocktail reception to highlight the opening of our North American headquarters, to be held in Vancouver, Canada on the 27 March 2009.

Special Guests will include former Queensland Premier and now Trade Commissioner The Honorable Peter Beatie, who will speak at the event about the opportunities available in the mining, oil, gas and energy sectors, Australian High Commissioner to Canada, Mr Justin Brown and hosted by Honorary Consul, Mr Kevin Lamb.

Guests interested in attending should RVSP to Louis ...

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SMEs go for Gold

Australia’s athletes have had their share of success in Vancouver, and a number of Australian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are trying their luck in Canada as
well .

A function conducted by Austrade in Vancouver this week will spotlight the trade links between the two resource-rich countries. The big mining companies will be there, as will
some SMEs such as consultants Fire & Safety Systems.

The president of FSS’s Canadian operations, Brad Pickersgill, said it opted in 2008 to establish a ...

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Winter Olympics bring warm trade relations for Austrade’s Business Club Australia

MIXING sport and business is nothing new. Many deals have been sealed in corporate boxes at the football and at company golf days. But talking business while watching the Winter Olympics in Vancouver was a first for Austrade’s Business Club Australia.

Brisbane-based businesses Flight Centre, Ausenco and privately-held Aviation & Maritime Systems and Fire & Safety Systems attended networking functions at the Games.

Austrade’s Vancouver post manager, Kevin Lamb, said the program provided a unique opportunity for businesses to increase awareness of ...

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