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FOGTEC Newsletter

October 2020

  • Sustainable and eco-friendly: New fire protection concept for Codelco Ventanas in Chile
  • Join our Webinars - Fire protection for Lithium Ion batteries
  • The next world record holder relies on FOGTEC equipment
  • Join our Webinars - Fire protection for rail traffic


Water Mist at Codelco Ventanas Plant in Chile

Meeting eco-friendly sustainability targets

Codelco Ventanas (DVEN), being a copper smelter and refinery plant in Chile, attaches great attention to employees and environmental safety as business continuity. In addition to the already existing fire protection systems in high-risk areas, all areas with hydraulic and lubrication systems, which represent fire risks with high heat release and smoke generation due to the utilized mineral oils, will now be equipped with FOGTEC high-pressure water mist systems by our local partner RMC Engineering Solutions.

Read more about the application areas of the fire protection systems


Lithium Batteries - Basics, Dangers & Fire Protection

Take part in our free live webinars

Lithium batteries have long become an integral part of the ongoing electrification of industry. With all their advantages, there are also challenges that must be understood in order to provide reliable solutions.

Our expert Lukas Fast will guide you through the following webinar points:

  • Introduction to Lithium Battery Technology
  • reliable solutions regarding fire protection of lithium batteries and general safety in handling them
  • Preliminary results of the research project SUVEREN and a view on the research gaps

Register here for our webinar series

FOGTEC fire detectors for another world record holder

Cog railway in the Wengen Oberland, Switzerland

We have already reported in our summer newsletters that FOGTEC has equipped the world's highest cog railway in Colorado, USA and the steepest cog railway, in Switzerland, with FOGTEC fire detection technology. Now the next world record holder will be the Wengeneralpbahn (WAB), also in Switzerland, which gets equipped with FOGTEC smoke and heat detectors.

Read more about this project.


Fire Protection in Rolling Stock

Register now for our free live webinars

Our experts will present the latest developments in the field of fire protection in railway systems:

Fire Protection Systems in Rolling Stock – General and Short Case Studies

  • Fire protection is becoming more and more important and FOGTEC systems are installed in over 20,000 vehicles worldwide
  • This webinar will give an overview about different detection and suppression systems 
  • Furthermore some detailed solutions are shown using sample projects

Fire Protection Systems in Rolling Stock – RAMS/LCC

  • A fire protection system is installed as a safeguard and in an ideal situation should not be activated
  • However, in the case of a fire, the availability and reliability of the system is of utmost importance. To ensure this, the system must be maintained
  • The focus of this webinar is to show how the design of the fire protection system is optimized to improve reliability and availability and reduce maintenance costs to a minimum

Register here for our webinars

FOGTEC Fire Protection Pvt. Ltd.
418/419, Gold Crest Business Park,
Behind Kailash Esplanade,
Opp. Shreyas Cinema, L. B. S. Marg,
Ghatkopar – West, Mumbai – 400 086

Tel.: + 91 (0)22 2500 2487