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From the 19th to 20th of February 2020, three members of the LASH FIRE consortium visited the ro-pax vessel Stena Flavia, owned by the shipping operator Stena Line. The Stena Flavia, built in 2008, is a ro-pax vessel of 186 meters in length and with a capacity of 830...
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...
The reason for the visit was to get an impression of what kind of fire detection and extinguishing systems are on board of older vessels. Ark Futura was built 1996 in Italy and has a mixed European crew.
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.
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