Fire

Foam testing kit for offshore industry.(Product guide)

An Aberdeenshire-based firm has launched a field testing kit specifically to enable offshore workers to test firefighting foam while onboard installations.

Oil Technics Ltd, which has specialised in the supply and testing of firefighting foam concentrates for more than 20 years, has produced a specialised kit for use offshore.

Laboratory Manager Kat Menmuir says that while foam concentrate and produced foam testing should be carried out under laboratory conditions to ensure accurate and consistent results, this is not always possible.

She says: "Access to a foam laboratory isn't always available when testing is required offshore and for these occasions, we can offer field testing kits. …

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