Fire in paraffin wax melting machine

Friday, 30 June 2017  fire happened in the factory , real reason is not cleared yet.

No paraffin wax was in the machine at the time, and no hazardous materials were involved or released in the blaze.

Firefighters had to extinguish a blaze involving an industrial paraffin wax melting machine on June 27.

A Fire and Rescue spokesman said the fire brigade was called to the incident on the Newman Industrial Estate in Newman Lane at 5.36am. The fire was put out by 7.08am, with the stop message at 7.36am.

Six fire engines attended  plus two from Rushmoor - along with two support vehicles. Eight firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used two hosereels to extinguish the flames.

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