Fire fighting systems

20,000th FOX in action in northern Germany

By | 13.01.2020|Fire fighting systems, Products & Solutions|

The success story of the Rosenbauer FOX portable pump series continues... In December 2019, the 20,000th Rosenbauer FOX portable pump was ceremoniously handed over to the Elsdorf-Westermühlen fire department in Rendsburg-Eckernförde district by our Rosenbauer [...]

The Rosenbauer Fire Service Robot is “Red-hot”!

By | 19.11.2019|Events, Fire fighting systems|

The prototype of the Rosenbauer fire service robot had its TV premiere in the 7th episode of the ORF show "Feuer und Flamme - Der Wettkampf der Lebensretter" (Red-hot - Rescuer Contest), in which 12 [...]

Quantity vs. Efficiency – Contradiction or Complement?

By | 22.05.2019|Fire fighting systems, Products & Solutions|

High-end pump unit for the Rosenbauer COMMANDER with N130, Hydromatic G12, H5 and RM130 "Application ratio kills the fire" is often the primary argument put forward by American industrial fire departments. This equates [...]

Proportioning technology for fluorine-free foam compound

By | 26.02.2019|Fire fighting systems, Products & Solutions|

Not surprisingly, the further development of foam compounds also affects the proportioning technology. In addition to the trend to use ever more highly concentrated foam compounds and thus to reduce the proportioning ratio, fluorine-free foam [...]

The secret of the droplet size when extinguishing …

By | 19.06.2018|Fire fighting systems, Products & Solutions|

... is not really a secret, because it's just physics. Droplet size has a significant impact on extinguishing performance, even if, of course, it's not the only decisive factor. But what droplet sizes are produced [...]

Extinguishing tests with dry powder. (Part 2)

By | 06.06.2018|Fire fighting systems, Products & Solutions|

Even more complex than tests with foaming agents are extinguishing tests with dry powder. For water monitors, with the ChemCore System, Rosenbauer has the option of injecting dry powder into the center of the circular [...]

Extinguishing a fire for Rosenbauer (Part 1)

By | 07.03.2018|Fire fighting systems, Products & Solutions|

Many demands are placed on modern extinguishing systems. Extinguishing should be as efficient as possible, and the systems should require little power and offer the highest possible performance. In general, such a system should have [...]

Duplex Stainless Steel meets Rosenbauer Pumps

By | 02.08.2017|Fire fighting systems, Products & Solutions|

There are many ways to extinguish a fire, but the easiest and most efficient method is still water. Therefore, the most important tool of a fire brigade is the firefighting pump. Operators have many responsibilities [...]

How a portable pump was born. When one FOX turns into two. (Part 3)

By | 27.04.2017|Fire fighting systems, Products & Solutions|

At Interschutz 2015, Rosenbauer presented a new portable fire pump – and it was not what the public was expecting. To the surprise of many, an entire series had grown out of the FOX portable [...]

How a portable pump was born. From idea to product. (Part 2)

By | 30.01.2017|Fire fighting systems, Products & Solutions|

The first major milestone for the "New portable pump" project was the world's leading trade fair, Interschutz 2015 in Hanover. The expectations from all sides were enormous, as after the presentation of the FOX III [...]