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Residents threatened by wildfire near Oliver feeling uneasy

Info News 31 Jul 2021
Neighbours installed their own fire break, he said, and last Saturday water tankers were in the area as well as firefighters, but on Sunday that morning there was no one around ... Now there’s been heavy equipment, firefighters in the area and water tanker trucks on scene.
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Pioneer Fire grows on Friday; hot weather and dry conditions to continue to pose challenges

The Spokesman-Review 31 Jul 2021
Burning in heavy timber and steep terrain, the fire is now 267 acres as of Friday night and 0% contained, according to Idaho Department of Lands. Idaho Department of Lands has an aerial fleet attacking the fire with seven Fire Bosses, six air tankers and one type-2 ship.
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Delhi: Cluster buses new blueline? 19 crushed already this year

The Times of India 31 Jul 2021
NEW DELHI. Cluster Scheme buses are the new Bluelines, so to say. The two back-to-back incidents in Dwarka that caused the death of four people have brought the focus back on these buses ... Heavy vehicles such as containers, tankers have also killed 77 people in 70 road accidents ... For all infractions, a heavy penalty is levied ... Start a Conversation. .
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New 200 acre-fire burning near Priest River spurs evacuations

The Spokesman-Review 30 Jul 2021
Burning in heavy timber and steep ... Three Fire Boss air tankers, a heavy lift helicopter, ten engines and more than fifty firefighters are working to contain the flames, according to Idaho Department of Lands.
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Nordic American Tankers to sell older ships as it pushes for fleet renewal

Splash24/7 28 Jul 2021
Herbjorn Hansson-led Nordic American Tankers is looking to renew its fleet by offloading its older ships and replacing them with younger models.
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Water treatment plants in Kolhapur submerged

Indian Express 26 Jul 2021
With most of the water treatment plants in Kolhapur submerged in the floods, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has stepped forward to provide 17 water tankers to enable the Kolhapur Municipal Corporation (KMC) to supply water through tankers across the city ... “The PMC has sent 17 water tankers to Kolhapur.
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Michaud Creek fire grows to 5,981 hectares, smoke limits air support

Castanet 26 Jul 2021
Heavy smoke continues limit visibility for air support operations. Air tankers and helicopters plan to return to work as soon as visibility is clear and it is safe to do so. There are 41 firefighters, one helicopter and 20 pieces of heavy ...
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Village of Ashcroft said crews making 'excellent progress' on Tremont Creek wildfire, south flank continues ...

Castanet 26 Jul 2021
UPDATE ... “Air tankers, two heavy helicopters and ground crews worked throughout the day to extinguish the spot,” the BC Wildfire Service said ... “Crews and heavy equipment have wrapped most of the fire with machine guard,” BCWS said ... Sixty firefighters, eight helicopters and 32 pieces of heavy equipment are assigned to the fire.
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Tremont Creek fire near Ashcroft mostly wrapped in machine guard, small spot fire contained by ...

Castanet 25 Jul 2021
UPDATE ... “Air tankers, two heavy helicopters and ground crews worked throughout the day to extinguish the spot,” the BC Wildfire Service said ... “Crews and heavy equipment have wrapped most of the fire with machine guard,” BCWS said ... Sixty firefighters, eight helicopters and 32 pieces of heavy equipment are assigned to the fire.
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Two Mile wildfire near Sicamous remains the same at 1,000 hectares (Salmon Arm)

Castanet 24 Jul 2021
Air tankers are now operating as well as helicopters. Firefighters, heavy machinery and Structural Protection Units continue to be activated ... Twenty-eight BC Wildfire Service personnel continue to fight the fire, with 10 pieces of heavy machinery working on a fire guard between Sicamous Creek on the north flank and Hummingbird Creek in the south.
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Firefighters battling blaze near Ashcroft deal with spot fire, breach of guard (Kamloops)

Castanet 24 Jul 2021
“Air tankers, two heavy helicopters and ground crews worked throughout the day to extinguish the spot.”. The BC Wildfire Service also said firefighters near Walhachin worked with local ranchers to contain a breach of a fire guard, building a second containment line with heavy equipment ... ....
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Nk'Mip Creek wildfire claims property

Castanet 23 Jul 2021
"It's still is heavy smoke in the area ... "We've got ground support being both personnel and heavy equipment, And then air support, as required with helicopters and, if required, the tankers and skimmers." ... A representative from BCWS said Wednesday that mapping the fire has been difficult due to heavy smoke.
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The RDOS expanded the evacuation order for properties on the Osoyoos Indian Band

Castanet 23 Jul 2021
"It's still is heavy smoke in the area ... "We've got ground support being both personnel and heavy equipment, And then air support, as required with helicopters and, if required, the tankers and skimmers." ... A representative from BCWS said Wednesday that mapping the fire has been difficult due to heavy smoke.
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Swansea Point under evacuation alert as Two Mile wildfire shifts direction (Salmon Arm)

Castanet 22 Jul 2021
There are also multiple helicopters, air tankers and pieces of heavy equipment working to contain the fire ... A spokesperson for BCWS says helicopters and additional air support from skimmers and tankers has been working on the fire throughout the day ... 10 pieces of heavy equipment.
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