VS Focum Foams for Fire Brigades

fire brigades – Fire Response
fire brigades – Fire Response
Fire Brigades

Fire Brigades face the whole gamut of fire situations – urban, industrial, rural. They have to deal with varying fuels, physical scales and significant risk. It is a challenging and unpredictable scene. It follows that the choice of an adequate foam concentrate is a difficult one. Our VS Focum foam catalogue offers many alternatives including the Silvara range of Fluorine Free Firefighting Foams which have excellent wetting capabilities to tackle Class A fires along with qualities that offer a fast extinguish and burnback resistance on Class B fires. See the list below and contact us for guidance on the best foam for your application.

VS Focum are at the forefront of the manufacture and continual development of fluorine free foams. Fire Response are proud to be the sole Australian distributor of these superior concentrates. We can also supply some products of the more traditional formulation, noting that every VS Focum product containing fluorine is manufactured exclusively with C6 Fluorosurfactants (no PFOS) according to EPA 2010/2015 PFOA Stewardship Program.

We at Fire Response are proud to partner with VS Focum – manufacturers of most eco-efficient firefighting foam concentrates in the world, specialising in Newtonian Fluorine Free Foam solutions. Visit them here to discover why.

We offer a special Fire Fighting Foam Transition advisory service whereby we educate your team on the finer points of transitioning your site to Fluorine Free Foam. Initial presentation can be offered via Zoom. Testing of your current foam concentrate is also available. The samples taken are sent to the labs in Spain where they are analyzed and performance tested in line with international standards, whilst using your local water to ensure accuracy. Read more here or  Contact us now to find out more.

Fire Fighting Foams That Pass the Test

Besides manufacturing fire fighting Foams, VS Focum analyses concentrates’ effectiveness against fires from different firefighting installations, in order to check the concordance with regulations as OACI, European norm EN-1568, UL-162, military norm MIL F24385F, IMO. It is also certified under Quality System ISO 9001.