Industry News

  • Zico Introduces New Premixed Fuel Can Holder

    YARDLEY, PA – Prevent cans from rolling, falling, leaking, or puncturing with Zico's new QUIC-MOUNT Premixed Can Holder, Model QM-PMH-1. The heavy-duty, steel and aluminum design keep cylindrical cans up to 32 oz. (3-3/8" dia.) secured and...

    Press Release • January 9th, 2014

  • VectorLearning Acquires TargetSolutions

    Tampa – VectorLearning, a leader in online education and training for a broad range of industries through its RedVector, CiNet, and CiNet-RedVector brands, recently acquired San Diego, CA-based TargetSolutions, a pioneer in web-based training...

    Press Release • January 7th, 2014

  • Trident Emergency Products Launches New Web Site

    Trident Emergency Products, manufacturing world class apparatus plumbing and hardware equipment for over 12 years, has launched a new website/shopping cart with expanded information on their full product line. You can view and purchase improved...

    Press Release • January 7th, 2014

  • Collapse Detection Device Introduced by Leader

    On the 22nd December 2010, a routine operation took a dramatic turn for firefighters in Chicago, Illinois. Two of them died and 14 others were seriously injured after the collapse of a burning building. To prevent such an accident, a simple and...

    Press Release • January 6th, 2014

  • LODDs 1/14

    Three U.S. firefighters recently died in the line of duty. One career firefighter and two volunteer firefighters died in three separate incidents. All three deaths were health related. LIEUTENANT JAMES C. GOODMAN, JR. , 52, of the Nedrow, NY...

    Article • January 6th, 2014

  • KME Hails Pa. Legislation Increasing Apparatus Loan Limits

    Nesquehoning, PA – KME is pleased to let fire departments throughout the Commonwealth know that House Bill 1706 was recently signed into law. This bill doubles the current loan limits for the Volunteer Loan Assistance Program (VLAP) for the purchase...

    Press Release • January 2nd, 2014

  • FLIR Extends TIC Trade-In Program

    Portland, OR – FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) has announced that the company is extending its special trade-in program that allows fire departments to receive an even deeper discount on the purchase of a new FLIR K-Series thermal imaging camera when...

    Press Release • January 2nd, 2014

  • Aladtec Offers Easier Online Way of Managing Schedules

    December 31, 2013 - Hudson, WI - Gone are the days when you had no choice but to use paper and pencil, spreadsheets, calendars or a whiteboard to display your organization’s work schedule. And, gone are the many challenges involved in keeping it...

    Press Release • January 2nd, 2014

  • Ventry Offers New Two-Headed Power And Light System

    LENTRY System has introduced the new 2-Headed XT LENTRY® Power and Light System by Ventry Solutions, Inc. For portable power and light, this system has two high-output halogen lights on a single telescoping pole, a Honda EU2000i generator, and...

    Press Release • January 2nd, 2014

  • As Firehouse Sees It: A "Golden" Opportunity

    The Firehouse World conference and exhibition returns to San Diego in the “Golden State” of California Feb. 17-20, 2014. The state’s nickname was made official in 1968, but traces its roots back to the discovery of gold there in 1848. Firehouse...

    Article • January 1st, 2014

  • New Products 1/14

    Single-Gas Monitor INDUSTRIAL SCIENTIFIC CORP. offers the Tango TX1 single-gas monitor, featuring a three-year run time and patent-pending DualSense technology that increases user safety, regardless of bump-test frequency, while reducing overall...

    Article • January 1st, 2014

  • Industry News 1/14

    GLOBE , DUPONT and the NATIONAL VOLUNTEER FIRE COUNCIL (NVFC) announce three more recipients in the 2013 Globe Gear Giveaway Program. Axtell, NE, Volunteer Fire and Rescue and the Jasper Volunteer Fire Department in Duffield, VA, will each receive...

    Article • January 1st, 2014

  • NFFF Seal of Excellence Awarded to R.I. Association of Fire Chiefs

    Emmitsburg, MD – When the Rhode Island legislators passed a bill exempting emergency vehicle drivers from wearing seatbelts, the Rhode Island Fire Chiefs Association (RIFCA) stood up for safety. The association sent Governor Lincoln Chaffee a clear...

    Press Release • December 30th, 2013

  • Pierce Announce Mobile Training Unit Schedule

    Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, has announced its 2014 regional training schedule for Pierce dealers and customers. The company is offering a wide range of apparatus maintenance and troubleshooting classes...

    Press Release • December 30th, 2013

  • Reelcraft Releases New Hand Crank Hose Reel

    Reelcraft’s new Series CH37000 hand crank hose reels are ideal for industrial applications requiring longer lengths of 1 inch I.D. hose. This new reel design helps to eliminate possible bearing misalignment due to heavy vibration in mobile...

    Press Release • December 30th, 2013