Fire drill at MS Pearl Seaways DFDS

Fire drill at MS Pearl Seaways DFDS

10 members of the Lash Fire consortium joined a fire drill at the ro-pax vessel MS Pearl Seaways on 17th January 2020 during its stop in Oslo, Norway. Captain Jonny Andreasen welcomed the participants on board for the fire drill workshop which took place at car deck...
Visit to Ark Futura

Visit to Ark Futura

To get an impression of what kind of fire detection and extinguishing systems are on board of older vessels, a Lash Fire team visited Ark Futura. This Ro-Ro Cargo was built 1996 in Italy and has a mixed European crew. On board, the visitors had the opportunity to...
EU funded project LASH FIRE aims to improve ro-ro ship fire safety

EU funded project LASH FIRE aims to improve ro-ro ship fire safety

Project partners from 13 EU Member States investigate cost-efficient measures to mitigate the risk from ro-ro space fires. The European Commission invests M€ 12 to solve this international maritime fire safety challenge. Comprehensive consortium to update fire...