• The Collective

Bob Roper: Helping Craft the Fire Service’s Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic

Nevada State Forester. Chief of Ventura County Fire Department. Past Chairman of the International Association of Fire Chiefs’ Wildland Fire Policy Committee. Policy Advisor at the Western Fire Chiefs Association. Bob Roper, has had a career unlike any but a precious few will ever experience.

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Michael Archer

Posted: May 19, 2020

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TracPlus secures expansion and acquisition capital from Movac — Here’s why it matters to our customers

Today, we are pleased to announce that TracPlus has successfully raised expansion capital from Movac, New Zealand's most respected technology investor. This capital has been raised to deliver upon our company strategies and will be used to continue to offer our customers world-class tracking and communication solutions that are modern, cost-effective and powerful.

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Trevor McIntyre

Posted: May 7, 2020

Conair: High-Tech Air-Tanker Giant

Located in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada, Conair dwarfs many contemporaries in the air-tanker business. Jeff Berry, the Director of Business Development, filled in the details on how this operation became not only one of the largest, but also a technology leader.

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Michael Archer

Posted: April 28, 2020

  • The Collective

TracPlus Explores — Can the Internet of Things help reduce the threat of wildfires?

The internet of things is a technological concept where a system of interrelated computing devices, mechanical and digital machines that have the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction.

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Hayden Johnston

Posted: April 22, 2020

  • Customers,
  • The Collective

CAL FIRE Prepares for Wildfires in the Era of the Coronavirus

California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, also known as CAL FIRE, is the State of California's agency responsible for fire protection in State Responsibility Areas of California totalling 31 million acres, as well as the administration of the state's private and public forests.

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Michael Archer

Posted: April 17, 2020

  • Customers,
  • The Collective

Three RACQ LifeFlight Rescue jets secured to transfer patients with COVID-19

Three RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Air Ambulance jets are now on standby to airlift suspected or confirmed coronavirus patients from Queensland regional centres.

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Rosa Anderson - Jones

Posted: April 1, 2020

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Seeing Through Darkness — The Role of NVG in Nighttime Firefighting

Have you wondered how operators came to use NVG to fight fires? Or are you an operator who is interested in integrating NVG into your business? Our Ebook identifies the benefits and the costs of using this incredible technology in the cockpit.