30
Jul
2014
Oil Spill Response Equipment Stockpiles. What are the Biggest Difficulties?

Oil Spill Response Equipment Stockpiles. What are the Biggest Difficulties?

Companies involved in oil exploration see some of the toughest operating conditions imaginable. These dangerous environments require that you have plans in place should the worst happen. Many organizations worldwide rely on strategically-place equipment stockpiles to ensure they’re ready to respond anywhere at anytime.

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18
Jul
2014
Looking Ahead to the New [D4H] API

Looking Ahead to the New [D4H] API

We've mentioned in previous blog posts that we've been working on a new API for the [D4H] Decisions platform. We'll very soon be releasing a public beta for those interested in developing on it. We've listened to what potential developers want it to include, so we just want to give you a quick intro as to what you can expect from it.

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15
Jul
2014
Canadian Mine Rescue Associations and Competitions

Canadian Mine Rescue Associations and Competitions

Mine rescue is the specialized job of rescuing miners and others who have become trapped or injured on the site of a mine. Team members do not seek honour or prestige but strive for perfection in technique and precision of execution as they face the tasks presented before them. To spread the knowledge of the good work these teams do daily we’ve comprised a list of Associations and Competitions in Canada.

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09
Jul
2014
[D4H] Adds Esri GIS MapSAR Integration

[D4H] Adds Esri GIS MapSAR Integration

Maps are at the core of any Search and Rescue (SAR) operation. Geographic information system (GIS) software allows rescue personnel to quickly generate maps that depict specific aspects of the operation and show what is happening on the ground over time. D4H Technologies have released yet another integration with Esri to allow for quick MapSAR member management.

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08
Jul
2014
5 Reasons Mine Rescue Teams Benefit from Competitions

5 Reasons Mine Rescue Teams Benefit from Competitions

The exploration of the earths natural resources is a dangerous undertaking. Mining laws in developed countries require trained and equipped mine rescue personnel to be available on mine sites. Mine rescue competitions provide an invaluable opportunity for these teams to test their skills against industry standards.

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04
Jul
2014
Summer Interns: An Insider View

Summer Interns: An Insider View

We have had Kelly Farrell working with us as an intern for the past month with our marketing department. Kelly is a 19 year old Marketing, Innovation and Technology student from Dublin City University. She was even in work the day that she got her summer exam results so we planned this fun surprise for her on the big screen! No pressure at all! Keep reading to get an insider view on working as an intern in D4H!

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02
Jul
2014
The Esri Disaster Response Program is Brilliant!

The Esri Disaster Response Program is Brilliant!

The Esri Disaster Response Program (DRP) sets out to contribute to the response effort in instances where communities are displaced by disaster. Keep reading to hear how Esri uses GIS in emergency management and how the Disaster Response Programme assists response teams internationally.

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01
Jul
2014
Part 4 of 4: Transportation of Dangerous Goods in Canada

Part 4 of 4: Transportation of Dangerous Goods in Canada

Incident reporting is all about getting a handle on your response capabilities. The transportation of dangerous good sector in Canada by its very nature will have incidents occurring. Successful reporting and analytics of these incidents identifies key lessons and leads to an improvement in planning and response capabilities.

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25
Jun
2014
Hiring At D4H - Ranked In Dublin's Top 8 Coolest Offices

Hiring At D4H - Ranked In Dublin's Top 8 Coolest Offices

Google Offices, Facebook Offices, D4H Offices. Our Lighthouse office has recently been recognised as one of the top 8 coolest office spaces in Dublin alongside these giants. Keep reading to hear more about the D4H HQ and how you could work here too!

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24
Jun
2014
Part 3 of 4: Transportation of Dangerous Goods in Canada

Part 3 of 4: Transportation of Dangerous Goods in Canada

Working in the transportation of dangerous goods sector in Canada is a high risk profession. According to our customers maintaining certifications, training and exercising is essential to ensuring a safe working environment for all.

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