Latest Burner Fire Control Inc. Stories

2010-07-27 06:45:00

LAFAYETTE, La., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Days after the blowout and sinking of the Deepwater Horizon Drilling Rig, Burner Fire Control, a Lafayette, LA-based company, was called upon to mobilize an emergency response crew to provide rig cooling services, more commonly known throughout the industry as a "Water Curtain(R)" package to deploy aboard the Transocean Discoverer Enterprise. The purpose of this Water Curtain(R) system was to allow the rig to burn off any oil and/or gas captured from...

2009-07-30 06:50:00

LAFAYETTE, La., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Burner Fire Control, Inc., of Lafayette, LA, recently delivered its patented Global Defender Blast Mitigation System to the Arkansas State Police Bomb Squad. On July 16, 2009, Burner Fire Control conducted a comprehensive training session, including live explosive devices, and officially transferred ownership to the Arkansas State Police Bomb Squad. Bill Buford, Commander of the Arkansas State Police Bomb Squad, acquired the system to meet a wide...

2009-05-14 06:45:00

LAFAYETTE, La., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Burner Fire Control, Inc. (Burner), of Lafayette, LA, was recently awarded a contract by the US Army to provide critical firefighting equipment to US troops stationed in Afghanistan. Specifically, 15 twin agent fire suppression systems will be manufactured by Burner, then airlifted directly to Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan. What makes this acquisition unique is the accelerated timeline. Most government purchases of this scale are done utilizing a...

2009-03-16 06:55:00

LAFAYETTE, La., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Burner Fire Control, Inc. (Burner), of Lafayette, LA, was recently recognized by Amerex Corporation for outstanding performance in the fire equipment field. Amerex is one of the largest manufacturers of fire extinguishers in the entire world, and each year, the company hands out the coveted awards to its highest-performing distributors around the globe. This year, Burner has garnered three distinguished awards from Amerex: "Top Producer, USA for high...

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