FireVu Announces Visual Flame Detection Patent US9530074 B2 is Granted FireVu new flame detection algorithm is now patented in the US. FireVu’s innovative method based the physical law of the colour and absolute intensity of flame in an image results in exceptional detection rates, exceptional detection range and zero false alarms. FireVu is superior to all other visual flame detectors on the market which rely on flicker. UK and International Patents Pending. FireVu’s flame detection system is ideal for the early detection and warning of smoke and flame in industrial processes which utilize motors, conveyor belts, bearings and moving parts, hot substrate and flammable materials; for example in Waste Management…Details
The fire was as a result of an aerosol can contained within the waste being processed. The can was initially punctured, and then the escaping gases ignited.