At a glance 

Firefighters are constantly at risk from the smoke and toxins they inhale during a blaze. Prometeo uses IoT devices to track exposure and pull firefighters from the field before their health is compromised. Winner of the 2019 Call for Code Global Challenge, Prometeo is running field tests around the world and is available as the Pyrrha open source project. 

Deployment location
The Catalonia region, northeastern Spain
Technologies used
  • IoT Platform
  • Node-RED
  • IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service
  • Python
State of readiness
  • In testing



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