FPA Toolkit – a first of its kind

FPA Toolkit – a first of its kind

The advancements of technology within the Fire Protection Association (FPA) community in South Africa has come a long way since the days of ‘spotting’ a fire from a tower. The mobilisation of assets to suppress wildfires is an integral part of any FPA, and the...
When a shoebox creates a magical Christmas

When a shoebox creates a magical Christmas

Drumroll, please. In 2016, the Santa Shoebox (SSB) project managed to raise an astounding 100,201 shoeboxes for underprivileged children throughout South Africa and Namibia in 2016. This was an incredible initiative to be part of. Kishugu employees from Nelspruit and...
Setting New standard in Personal Protection wear

Setting New standard in Personal Protection wear

Firefighters’ protective gear manufacturer Kishugu Clothing is expanding into the industrial work wear market. Part of the specialist Integrated Fire Management (IFM) leader, Kishugu, which implements the South African government’s Working on Fire (WoF) programme,...
The story behind ‘Africa, the Fire Continent’

The story behind ‘Africa, the Fire Continent’

Development agencies from across the world take great interest in Africa. As a result, these agencies fund numerous development projects, especially in the African savannas and grasslands, to encourage sustainable land use and prevent the southward march of the...
Safety in the air drives maintenance excellence

Safety in the air drives maintenance excellence

Safety is the most important driving force behind Kishugu’s Aviation Maintenance Organisation (AMO), FFA Aviation AMO 1116. Its dedicated engineers understand how important a well-maintained aircraft is for a pilot to confidently and successfully take to the sky....