Netherlands sends Chinook and 3 Cougars to fight Israeli fires

Dec 5 2010
Netherlands sends a Chinook transport helicopters and three Courgar to Israel to fight a major forest fire near the city of Haifa. That the ministers decided today Rosenthal and Hillen. The fire raging since yesterday, by drought and high winds are difficult to extinguish. It is the largest fire in the existence of Israel.
 
The helicopters are expected to leave tomorrow and arrive than earlier this week near Haifa. Defence provides the equipment and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will pay the bet.
 
Dec 5 2010

SEI’s Bambi Bucket continues to be Spain’s only choice for aerial firefighting

Dec 2 2010
Delta, Canada - SEI Industries Ltd. is proud to be participating in the International Aerial Firefighting Conference & Exhibition December 2-3, 2010 in Malaga, Spain. The Tangent Link Aerial Firefighting conference & exhibition offers a forum for guest speakers, leading aerial suppression experts, fire management agencies and businesses to exchange information on strategies, technologies and the latest equipment.
 
Dec 2 2010

Bambi Bucket hosts Technical Briefing & Sponsorship at HAI & USFS Meetings, Boise, Idaho Nov.17-18, 2010

Nov 17 2010
Delta, Canada - SEI Industries Ltd. is proud to be offering a Bambi Bucket Technical Session during the Helicopter Association International (HAI) meetings in Boise, Idaho this week. The Bambi Bucket technical session will offer key repair and maintenance tips to this important group of long term Bambi Bucket users. The slow fire season in North America in 2010, resulted in lower than anticipated revenues for many helicopter operators. These customers appreciate low cost ways to maintain their Bambi Bucket fleets and reduce expenditures for firefighting missions.
 
The technical session is being offered by SEI in conjunction with a customer appreciation social following the HAI meeting. In addition, as a sponsor of the event, SEI is hosting a breakfast and snacks for the many attendees. SEI offers Bambi Bucket customers exceptional customer service and product support year round with sales, engineering support and 24 hour AOG hotline. SEI also offers annual Fall Repair & Maintenance discounts on parts and labor to customers who send their Bambi Buckets into SEI for repairs. SEI can provide training to customers at SEI’s OEM facility or at their own location for customized bucket repair and maintenance courses.
Nov 17 2010

SEI’s Bambi Bucket big hit at Helitech 2010 in Portugal

Nov 5 2010

SEI recently attended Helitech 2010 in Cascais, Portugal for the second consecutive time since this worthwhile conference and tradeshow event started in 2008. The Helitech (Portugal) event is very unique in that it offers participants a chance to observe a live aerial firefighting demonstration on an active fire set on piles of brush laid out on the infield of the local Aerodrome immediately adjacent to the tradeshow facility. Hundreds of people witnessed Helibravo flying two B3 helicopters demonstrating high levels of pilot skill to dip from water-filled relay tanks and dropping thousands of litres of water on the raging demonstration fire.
Nov 5 2010

SEI’s Green Dragon Gets Dirty

Oct 29 2010
A new, automated ground-launching fire ignition system gets used on Dirty Jobs. The Dragon Division of SEI Industries Ltd. and Field Support Services are pleased to announce the recent airing of “Wetland Warrior,” an episode on Discovery Channel’s popular TV show “Dirty Jobs” hosted by Mike Rowe.
 
In this episode of Dirty Jobs, Mike Rowe heads off to the Florida Everglades to help combat non-native, invasive species in the marshlands with Jon Wallace the Prescribed Fire Specialist at the Arthur R. Marshall, Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge and along with Miranda Stuart of the Prescribed Fire Training Center and Gerry Barnes of the National Interagency Fire Center they utilize the “Pyro-Shot” hand launcher and the new “Green Dragon™” automated  Dragon Egg™ launcher to burn off approximately 6000 acres at the Loxahatchee NWR.

Oct 29 2010

New Bucket Technology Tested by Wildfire Crews

May 13 2010

HOPE – The Province’s fire crews are testing a new, made-in-B.C. product this summer expected to improve delivery of water to small wildfires, Forests and Range Minister Pat Bell said today.
May 13 2010

Third annual meeting on collapsible fuel tanks and secondary containment in the North.

Mar 23 2010
This meeting is a great opportunity for regulators, industry and land owners to discuss industry trends in Northern Canada.  The meeting with be held during the week of the Nunavut Mining Symposium April 12-15 in Iqualuit, Nunavut.  
Mar 23 2010

SEI Industries Ltd- GLOBE 2010 Live Interview

Mar 18 2010
Paul Reichard from SEI Industries Ltd. will be interviewed live at GLOBE by Michael Mancini Editor-in-Chief of CanadExport Magazine.
 
Paul Reichard will be providing insights about international business markets that SEI Industries and its Remote Site group work in.  
Mar 18 2010

SEI Factory Tour - GLOBE 2010

Mar 5 2010

SEI Industries Ltd. will be hosting an international delegation from GLOBE 2010

SEI welcomes international delegates to a factory tour.  The Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) will be arranging a tour to local BC companies who provide environmental products and services during GLOBE 2010.

SEI is proud to have been selected to open its doors and introduce its products to these international visitors.  SEI will have products covering a range of environmental disciplines including:

Mar 5 2010

Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Trade Show,

Mar 1 2010

SEI Industries Ltd. will be at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Trade Show, March 7-10, 2010, in Toronto – Booth 807

Visit the SEI Team and find out more about recent changes to the Environment Canada Fuel Storage Regulations specifically for collapsible fuel tanks or find out more about SEI’s new Fire Resistant Arctic-Shield™ fabric, designed specifically for above-ground secondary containment products.  

Mar 1 2010