IWMA (Members and Water Mist) in the Media

Here you will find publications by IWMA and IWMA members about water mist and IWMA published in different magazines.

 

Issue 91 (September 2022): IWMA Award goes to young Australian Scientist (interview with Haydn Lewis) on page 52

Issue 91 (September 2022) How to find a good Water Mist System Manufacturer (interview with David Sherrington and Lewis Oxley, Danfoss Fire Safety), on page 20

Issue 90 (June 2022): Water Mist at its Turning Point (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 118

Issue 89 (March 2022): AQUASYS high-pressure water mist systems - an expert report about innovative fire protection in data centres (by Aquasys) on 34

Issue 87 (September 2021): Water Mist's Past and Future (approaching Top Gear) (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 59

Issue 86 (June 2021): European Standard for Watermist Systems finally published (by Bettina McDowell. IWMA) on page 99

Issue 84 (December 2020): Heal the World by Design (by Bettina McDowell / IWMA) on page 68

Issue 83 (September 2020): 25th Anniversary of Water Mist Standard FM 5560 - Groundbreaking Standard to be expanded (page 83)

Issue 82 (June 2020): Fire Protection in sensitive areas with high pressure water mist (by Aquasys) on page 52

Issue 82 (June 2020): An innovative Way of fire protection with the FT10e water mist turbine (by EMIControls) on page 22 

Issue 81 (March 2020): The Rise of Water Mist Fire Suppression Systems (by David Sherrington, Ultrafog) ...https://ifpmag.mdmpublishing.com/the-rise-of-water-mist-fire-suppression-systems/

Issue 79 (September 2019): International Water Mist Conference in Berlin (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 15

Issue 78 (June 2019): The rise of water mist fire suppression systems  (by David Sherrington, Ultra Fog) on page 31

Issue 72 (December 2017): 2018 will be a busy year for the IWMA (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 18

Issue 71 (September 2017): IWMA announces winner of this year's "Young Talent Award / Ph.D." (based on a press releases, 14th July 2017), on page 11

Issue 70 (June 2017): Water Mist - the firefighting system and the Organization behind it (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 89

Issue 56 (November 2013): IWMA Paris Conference Review (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA), on page 12

Issue 55 (August 2013): Paris to host IWMA Conference (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 12

Issue 54 (May 2013): 15 Years of IWMA (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 76 

Issue 53 (February 2013): Water Mist Systems get Middle East Recognition (by Rüdiger Kopp, Fogtec) on page 56

 

Issue 17 (May 2022): Equal or better? (Interview with Dean Reeve, VID Fire-Kill) on page 76

Issue 16 (February 2022): Water Mist - from gap filler to stand-alone technology (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA and Derek Killaspy, Fireworks Fire Protection Ltd.) on page 70

Issue 15 (November 2021): Green, Greener, Watermist (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 40

Issue 5 (May 2019): Water Mist - the firefighting system and the organization behind it (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 46

 

Issue 46 (June 2013): IWMA: Past, Present and Future (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 18

Issue 45 (March 2013): Water Mist Technology - History, Effectiveness and Efficiency (by IWMA Chairman Ragnar Wighus and Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 27

Issue 43 (September 2012): 2012 IWMA Conference goes to Barcelona, on page 17

 

Issue 27 (July 2022): Water Mist at its Turning Point (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 108

Issue 25 (January 2022): Alternatives to Foam for Hangar Fire Protection (by Aaron Johnson) on page 66

Issue 17 (January 2020): Fire Protection of Containers at Sea (by Erik Christensen, NOVENCO) on page 77

Issue 15 (July 2019): Water Mist - the firefighting system and the organization behind it (by Bettina McDowell,  IWMA) on page 44

 

Newsletter 20th April 2022: Evaluating a Range of Airflow Conditions with high-pressure Water Mist Activation in Data Centres (article by Danfoss Fire Safety)

Issue 51 (Oct 2021): One big Step for Water Mist (article about the publication of EN 14972-1:2020 by Bettina McDowell in co-operation with Danfoss Fire Safety and Aquasys) on page 34

Issue 47 (Oct 2020): Heal the world by design (article about the eco-friendliness of water mist by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 42

Issue 32 (Jan 2017): Innovation in water based fire suppression (article about two presentations from the 16th International Water Mist Association, Vienna 2016) on page 112

Issue 27 (May 2015): Water Mist: Application & Activation - Past, Present, Future (article about the history of water mist, how does water mist work, fields of application by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 28

 

May 2022: Future Technology and Fire Prevention (article which mentions the possibility to use water mist), on page 39

April 2022: Connecting the Dots (article by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 40

February 2022: Ask the Expert - Changing Suppression (an interview Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 12

July/August 2021: The 20th International Water Mist Conference (an interview Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 65

June 2021: Ask the Expert - Standardised, eco-friendly Water Mist (interview with Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 36 (link to IFB webpage)

Volume 29, Edition 19 (December 2018): Raising Awareness of Water Mist Technology on page 72

Volume 27, Edition 2 (April/May 2015): The Adantages of Water Mist - the fire-fighting System and the complex Organisation behind it (article by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 94

 

Issue May 2021: European Standard for Water Mist finally published (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA / sorry not available)

Issue Dec 2020 / Jan 2021: Sustainable by Design (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 44

 

Issue 13/2022: When Things are starting to come together (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 68

Issue 8/2021: The Growth of Water Mist (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 26

Issue 3/2021: IWMA: A Guide to Water Mist Systems (Interview with Michael Bindreiter, Aquasys and Rüdiger Kopp, Fogtec) on page 22

Issue 2/2020: Heal the World by Design (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 48

 

September 2022: How to find a good Water Mist System Manufacturer

May 2022: Water Mist Systems - Equal or better than Sprinkler Systems?

May 2022: IWMA and FRIC about to start a Research Project

April 2022: IWMA Scientific Council welcome new Member

February 2022: Water Mist - from Gap Filler to stand-alone Technology

November 2021: IWMA Award 2022 will go to the best Master Thesis

November 2021: Form IWMA President Ragnar Wighus has passed away

October 2021: Peter Clauss returns to IWMA Board

 

September 2022: The new European Standard could be a Game-Changer for Water Mist globally (by Bettina McDowell)

 

Issue 27.3 (August 2019): Water Mist Conference in Berlin (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 142

Issue 27.3 (August 2019): Protection of high-rise Buildings with Water Mist (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 141

Issue 26.5 (January 2019): International Water Mist Association (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 42

 

Issue Jul-Aug 2021: EN 14972-1:2020 - A European Standard on Water Mist Fire Protection with global Perception (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA, Alex Palle and Henrik Bygbjerg), on page 34

Issue May-Jun 2021: What you need to know about Water Mist (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA), on page 39

Issue Nov-Dec 2020: Heal the World by Design (By Bettina McDowell, IWMA), on page 51

Issue Nov-Dec 2020: Water Mist - How does it work? What can it protect? (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA), on page 41

 

December 2021: Brandbekämpfung von Elektrofahrzeugen in Garagen (by Stephan Klüh, Fogtec), page 66

 

Issue 02.2022: Sicherer Rettungsweg mittels Wassernebellöschanlage (by Heike Hohmann, Bauaufsicht Hamburg) on page 24

 

Issue 3 2021: IWMA - Wassernebel macht Fortschritte (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 31

 

Issue 12 2022: Nachhaltiger Brandschutz in Rechenzentren (by Rüdiger Kopp, Ralph Paulwitz und Alexandra Langstrof) on page 10

 

Issue 9/2015 (September 2015): Brandschutz und Brandbekämpfung mit Wassernebel (Article on Fire Protection with Water Mist, in German by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 8

 

Volume 40. No. 2 (June 2018): Fire Protection of high-rise Buildings with Water Mist (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 23

 

Issue 01/2021: L'Intervista: Tecnologia Water-Mist e sostenibilità (by Antonio Mazzuca, EPC Periodici), on page 106

For the link to the online version of the interview please click HERE!

Issue 08/2019: L'intervista: Verso l'International Water Mist Conference / The interview: Towards the International Water Mist Conference (by Antonio Mazzuca, EPC Periodici), on page 108

 

Issue 06/2020: W trosce o srodowisko (Article in Polish on the "eco-friendliness of water mist" by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 28

Issue 05/2020: Technologia gaszenia mgłą wodną (Article in Polish by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 30

For the link to the online version the article please click HERE!

 

Issue 9 / 2021: Gaszenie pożarów mgłą wodną (Article in Polish on water mist and IWMC 2021) on page 11

 

Issue 6/2018: Testy domowych systemów tryskaczowych i systemów z dyszami wytwarzającymi mgłę wodną pokazują ich skuteczność w zwalczaniu pożarów w domach (Article in Polish by Magnus Arvidson, RISE)

Issue 1/2018: https://www.zabezpieczenia.com.pl/podsumowania/miedzynarodowa-konferencja-ochrona-przeciwpozarowa-z-wykorzystaniem-mgly-wodnej (Article by Ela Konka, Zabezpieczenia)

Issue 4/2017: Jak działa system mgły wodnej? Przyjedź do Krakowa, aby się przekonać! (Article in Polish by Bettina McDowel, IWMA)

(This publication was discontinued!)

 

December 2015: Demystify the Mist (Article in Dutch on the 15th International Water Mist Conference in Amsterdam)

 

Issue 168 (July/August 2014): Article on Water Mist (in Turkish by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 14

 

Awards Issue (May 2017): Best Fire Suppression Technology Advocacy Germany & Award for Excellence in Sustainable Safety Technology Development

 

Issue 110 (Winter 2017): Rome in the Mist (article about the 17th International Water Mist Conference by José Sanchez), on page 42

Issue 109 (Autumn 2017): Smiling in the Mist (article about the publication of prEN14972 & the IWMA Award by Bettina McDowell, IWMA), on page 44

Issue 107 (Spring 2017): Archimedes in Practice (article about the Archimedes principle of buoancy by Ragnar Wighus), on page 47, for more details click HERE!

Issue 107 (Spring 2017): Gas v Water (article about high-pressure water mist for data centres by IWMA members Fireworks and Danfoss Semco), on page 36

Issue 106 (Winter 2016): Bright Future (article about the 16th International Water Mist Conference by José Sanchez), on page 24

Issue 106 (Winter 2016): Mists of Time (article about high-pressure water mist and heritage buildings by IWMA member Fogtec) on page 12

Issue 106 (Winter 2016): Tried and Tested (article about a low-pressure water mist system by IWMA member Xcell Misting) on page 18

Issue 106 (Winter 2016): Best Practice (article about the British Standards by Bob Whiteley) on page 22

Issue 104 (Summer 2016): Research Possibilities (article about the IWMA Research Project / Step II by Bettina McDowell / IWMA) on page 48

Issue 103 (Spring 2016): A giant step for watermist (interview with Angel Abbud-Madrid by José Sanchez) on page 10

Issue 102 (Winter 2015): Growing in Confidence (article about the 15th International Water Mist Conference by José Sanchez) on page 24

Issue 101 (Autumn 2015): Setting Goals for the Future (Statement by IWMA Chairman Ragnar Wighus) on page 50

Issue 100 (Summer 2015): Atomized Futures (article about the history of water mist, how does water mist work, fields of application by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 54

Issue 98 (Winter 2014): Lost in the Mist (article by José Sanchez about the 14th International Water Mist Conference in Istanbul, Turkey) on page 44

Issue 94 (Winter 2013): Paris in the Mist (article by José Sanchez about the 13th International Water Mist Conference in Paris, France) on page 54

Issue 91 (Spring 2013): Interview with Ragnar Wighus (on the occasion of the 15th birthday of IWMA) on page 40

(This publication was discontinued!)

 

Issue 103 (3rd quarter 2016): Brothers-in-arms: using guns to fight fires (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 38

Issue 100 (4th quarter 2015): Water Mist on Wheels (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 35

Issue 98 (2nd quarter 2015): Lances and Nails (by Bettina McDowell, IWMA) on page 30

(This publication was discontinued!)

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