Yearly Archives: 2013

November – Kent Fire & Rescue Service Opt for Mi-TICs across the fleet

Kent Fire & Rescue Service have invested in a further 74 Argus Mi-TIC thermal imagers from Channel Partner North Fire to enhance each front line appliance’s thermal imaging capability. The Mi-TICs initially won a rugged trial in Kent at the start of 2013 and following successful operation of what is now the comfortable UK market […]

September – Greater Manchester and Royal Berkshire

Greater Manchester and Royal Berkshire Fire & Rescue Services have recently awarded their respective thermal imaging contracts to channel partner North Fire to supply the Argus Mi-TICs which will be due for delivery into the Brigades in September, making it 175 Mi-TICs delivered nationwide to the fire & rescue market in the month of September […]

Thermal imaging technology used to apprehend Boston Marathon bombing suspect

Massachusetts State Police have confirmed that a helicopter mounted thermal imaging camera played a vital role in the arrest of Dzhokar Tsarnaev, a wanted suspect for the bombings during the Boston Marathon in April. The hunt for Tsarnaev’s lasted almost 24 hours, but was successfully ended when the Massachusetts State Police helicopter located Tsarnaev’s heat […]