Industry News

  • Scuttlebutt 6/14

    FDNY Firefighter Meets His Blood Donors The New York Blood Center (NYBC) hosted its annual Long Island donor recognition and appreciation awards dinner at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, NY, on May 7. During the night, FDNY firefighter and...

    Article • June 1st, 2014

  • NFFF Hosts Race Day at Kentucky Speedway

    NFFF to host a race day hospitality package at the Kentucky Speeway on June 28.

    Press Release • May 30th, 2014

  • Deadline Nears For Globe Gear Giveaway Program

    The deadline to apply for four sets of new turnout gear through the Globe Gear Giveaway program is June 1.

    Press Release • May 29th, 2014

  • Patten University Announces Scholarships For First Responders

    Patten University announced the national availability of a college scholarship specifically for first responders.

    Press Release • May 29th, 2014

  • Fire-Dex Welcomes Bill Burke Back as President

    Bill Burke has taken back the reins of Fire-Dex as its president

    Press Release • May 28th, 2014

  • Smeal Announces Unveiling of New CORE Pumper

    Smeal Fire Apparatus Co. announced the unveiling of the new CORE rescue pumper.

    Press Release • May 23rd, 2014

  • 5.11 Tactical Launches Line To Support Folds of Honor

    5.11 Tactical, the global innovator of tactical gear, is acknowledging Memorial Day 2014 by launching a Folds of Honor collection of pants, jackets, t-shirts, bags, a flashlight and knife that all feature the non-profit organization’s logo.

    Product • May 22nd, 2014

  • Smeal Gets Contract Award For Massachusetts

    Smeal Fire Apparatus Co. has been awarded a contract by the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) to provide aerial and platform apparatus to members of the Fire Chiefs Association of Massachusetts (FCAM) through the distribution and service center...

    Press Release • May 22nd, 2014

  • Aladtec Announces Branding Consolidation

    Aladtec is rebranding and consolidating products like EMS Manager, FIRE Manager and Zanager to simply Aladtec.

    Press Release • May 21st, 2014

  • Johnsonville Announces Top 20 Volunteer Firehouse Finalists in 'Best of US' Contest

    Johnsonville Sausage has launched the voting phase of its “Best of US” contest, announcing the top 20 volunteer firehouses chosen from nominations by Americans across the country. Johnsonville’s annual contest received 256 nominations, with...

    Article • May 21st, 2014

  • Oshkosh Gets Order For 25 ARFFs From Argentina

    Oshkosh Airport Products Group, a division of Oshkosh Corporation, announced that the Administracion Nacional de Aviacion Civil of Argentina (ANAC) purchased 25 newest generation Oshkosh® Striker® 6 x 6 Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicles...

    Press Release • May 20th, 2014

  • HME Ahrens-Fox Assigns Emergency Apparatus Design as Southeastern Pennsylvania Dealer

    HME Ahrens-Fox announced their newest sales and service dealership to join the fast growing single source manufacturer, Emergency Apparatus Design (EAD), based out of Lancaster.

    Press Release • May 19th, 2014

  • Firefighter Start Up Company Tools Now Available

    3LS inc., an entrepreneurial start-up product firm, announces its GUTS tool brand, and their first product, Helmet Mount One(HM1). The HM1 is a helmet mounting system.The key difference from other products in the market is the ability to mount nearly...

    Product • May 19th, 2014

  • Houston Fireboat to Navigate From Lake Michigan to Texas

    A two-week voyage through four Great Lakes and the Mississippi River will bring to the Port of Houston Authority the third of three high-performance emergency response vessels.

    Press Release • May 16th, 2014

  • Ocala PIO Stoothoff to Retire, Replacement Named

    The staff of Ocala Fire Rescue is pleased to announce the appointment of Ashley Lopez as Public Information Officer, effective May 19, 2014.

    Press Release • May 16th, 2014