September 28, 2020

How a Pacific storm fueled lightning that sparked California’s biggest-ever fire season

Excerpt from LA Times – 9/9/2020 By PAUL DUGINSKIGRAPHICS AND DATA JOURNALIST Great article by Paul explains the storm and provides some great detail of the […]
September 9, 2019
Critical Facilities Require Lightning Protection!!!

Critical Facilities Require Lightning Protection!!!

Jim Beam Warehouse Fire Destroys 45,000 Barrels By Sandra E. Garcia July 3, 2019 A fire in Kentucky destroyed a warehouse containing about 45,000 barrels of Jim […]
September 4, 2019
Combating tank battery fires in West Texas

Combating tank battery fires in West Texas

A Midland County Fire Marshal recently spoke on how tank battery fires are dealt with closer to home, following the incident in Deer Park.  This article […]
September 7, 2018
Lightning Strike Leaves Tourists Stranded on Gondola in Ice Caves for Hours

Lightning Strike Shuts Down Gondola System Leaving Tourists Stranded for Hours

It was recently reported that in the United States 35 million people board public transit systems each weekday. In 2011, Americans took over 10.2 billion trips on public […]
April 18, 2018
Lightning Protection

Electrically charged aircraft could avoid lightning strikes

By Robert Scammell The text below is summarized from an article by Robert Scammell for Air Force Technology. Engineers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have proposed […]