Verisk 2021 wildfire risk analysis provides updated data on rising threat

Widespread drought is fueling another active year for wildfires in the United States, with elevated risk in the most vulnerable states, particularly California. October 13, 2021Published by Verisk,  Dr. Arindam Samanta The 2021 wildfire season has already become notable for its far-reaching effects. Hazy skies as far away as the East Coast and smoke affecting […]

Massive wildfires in California and Oregon

Massive wildfires continued to burn in Oregon and California, feeding on fuels dried by prolonged drought and weather conditions that promoted their spread: Low humidity, warm temperatures, and gusty winds. August 2, 2021 Published by VERISK,  Dr. Arindam Samanta, Alina Schulz The widespread activity across the West has already made for a severe wildfire season. The Bootleg […]

Preparing for a growing peril: The age of the ‘gigafire’ has begun

As dramatic as the statistics surrounding the 2020 wildfire season were, the messages they carry and the questions they raise are even more critical to hear, and to address, both immediately and in the future. Februrary 18, 2021 Published by VERISK,   Dr. Arindam Samanta The record-setting statistics from 2020 serve as compelling evidence of the […]

Fire Buyer Award 2017

At international stage Wolfgang Kleff reached this award as Newcomer of the year 2017. The Fire Igloo has been recognized as trustful and practical technology for property owner to secure their houses in front of wildfires. 

Forbes Award

In November 2016 Wolfgang Kleff traveled to Austria. With his fire protection mats he was nominated for the Forbis award in Wien. The result was place 15 in the mentioned category for fire protection s1ystems.

StartUp Award of North-East Germany

The Fire Igloo GmbH receives the 9th place of the Start-Up award of north-eastern Germany in 2016. The new technical solution & prototypes presented impressed the jury. “