Fire burning at hazmat facility at US air base on Okinawa

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 10:44:44 +0000

TOKYO: A fire was burning Monday in a storage building for hazardous materials at a major U.S. air base on Japan’s southern island of Okinawa, the US military said. The blaze began Monday morning at the building in the central part of Kadena Air Base and was still burning a few hours later, but it was […]

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Fire hits ceramics factory in Antipolo City

Credit to Author: MJ Taberdo| Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 13:39:39 +0000

FIRE hit a ceramics factory in Antipolo City on Wednesday afternoon, leaving eight families homeless and damaging property estimated at P200,000. The fire, which started at 4:15 p.m. in Barangay Bagong Nayon, reached second alarm but was put out at about 6 p.m. with the help of 16 firetrucks, according to Garry Cantillon, lead deputy of […]

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A Solar Chimney Can Save Energy & Boost Fire Safety (Video)

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Mon, 11 May 2020 23:10:59 +0000

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ElXUsGbiazQIn “Solar Chimneys & Solar Updraft Towers,” we described these solar solutions as ancient passive solar technology, whereby natural heat convection processes are harnessed to provide ventilation

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House of Love destroyed by fire

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 09:37:55 +0000

ST. SIMONS ISLAND: The house of Hall of Fame golfer Davis Love 3rd was destroyed by fire early Friday morning (Saturday in Manila) in a blaze that could not be controlled, even with 16 firefighters arriving within minutes, the fire chief said. No one from Love’s family was injured. “While everyone in our family is […]

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2 senior citizens die in Novaliches home fire

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 05 Feb 2020 11:45:09 +0000

TWO senior citizens died on Wednesday when a fire hit their home in Kaligayahan Village, Novaliches in Quezon City. The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) identified the couple as Cresencio Catig, 66, and Salvacion Catig, 63. They were found dead in their comfort room because of suffocation, the fire agency said. Their three pet dogs […]

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Fire breaks out in San Mateo factory

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 12:45:26 +0000

FIRE broke out from a culvert factory in San Mateo, Rizal on Saturday although no casualty was reported. The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) said the blaze that started at 6 p.m. along Daang Bakal, Barangay Malanday was declared out at 7 p.m. The factory is owned by a certain Johnny Buenviaje. Culvert is a […]

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Fire hits Legazpi Tower in Manila

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 10:55:35 +0000

FIRE razed a condominium building in Manila on Saturday evening, the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) reported. BFP-National Capital Region (NCR) said the fire started on the 7th floor of Legazpi Tower along Roxas Boulevard at 5:52 p.m. The fire reached fourth alarm as of posting time. JAN ARCILLA  

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