Industry News

  • Commercial Laundry Equipment Expands Territory

    Commercial Laundry Equipment, a Continental Girbau Inc. dealer, has expanded its territory into Delaware, several Pennsylvania and New Jersey counties.

    Press Release • August 5th, 2014

  • NVFC Offers Wildland Fire Training at Fall Meeting

    NVFC to offer free wildland fire assessment program training course on Sept. 20 in Lafayette, La.

    Press Release • August 5th, 2014

  • Spartan Motors Names New Chief Operating Officer

    Spartan Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

    Press Release • August 5th, 2014

  • Fire-Dex Announces Appointment of New Director of Sales

    Fire-Dex, a leading manufacturer of firefighter personal protective equipment (PPE), announced the appointment of Steve Allison as the Director of Sales.

    Press Release • August 4th, 2014

  • National Fire Academy Offers New Managing Officers' Program

    The United States Fire Administration’s National Fire Academy (NFA) announces a new training program aimed at improving the professional skills of America’s fire and emergency medical services first responders.

    Press Release • August 1st, 2014

  • Handheld Group Tablets Now Compatible With Spillman Technologies Software

    Handheld Group and Spillman Technologies, Inc. announced the compatibility of the Handheld Algiz 10X ultra-rugged tablet computer and Spillman Technologies mobile software.

    Press Release • August 1st, 2014

  • Fire Protection Research Foundation Announces 2014 Award Winners

    The Fire Protection Research Foundation (Foundation), an affiliate of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), announced winners of the 2014 William M. Carey and Ronald K. Mengel awards.

    Press Release • August 1st, 2014

  • NFFF Holds Special Event at Dover Speedway

    To honor and remember America’s fallen heroes, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation has teamed with Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race event for firefighters.

    Press Release • August 1st, 2014

  • Spartan Motors Names New Human Resource VP

    Spartan Motors announced the appointment of Thomas Schultz as Vice President of Human Resources. Mr. Schultz will report to John Sztykiel, Spartan's Chief Executive Officer.

    Press Release • August 1st, 2014

  • True North, Polartec Partner to Make T-Shirts for Wildland Firefighter Foundation

    Polartec, the premium provider of innovative textile solutions, has collaborated with partner True North to produce and sell 2,000 limited edition, flame resistant t-shirts to raise money for the Wildland Firefighter Foundation.

    Press Release • August 1st, 2014

  • Hale Products Appoints New Senior Quality Manager

    Hale Products, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Dennis Blackshire to the role of Senior Quality Manager.

    Press Release • August 1st, 2014

  • Streamlight Helps Recycle Nearly Two Tons of Batteries

    Streamlight, Inc. announced the company and several of its U.S. distribution partners recycled nearly 4,000 pounds of rechargeable batteries during the second quarter of 2014.

    Press Release • August 1st, 2014

  • Timothy E. Sendelbach Named Firehouse Editor-in-Chief

    Cygnus Business Media is proud to announce the appointment of Timothy E. Sendelbach as the Editor-in-Chief of Firehouse Magazine, Firehouse World, Firehouse Expo and Firehouse.com.

    Press Release • August 1st, 2014

  • New Products 8/14

    Gas Leak Detector MSA has introduced the Gassonic Observer-i ultrasonic gas leak detector, designed with Artificial Neural Network (ANN) intelligence and real-time broadband acoustic sound-processing technology for a broader leak-detection range and...

    Article • August 1st, 2014

  • Scuttlebutt 8/14

    PVPFF Purchase Animal Oxygen Masks The Pahrump Valley Professional Fire Fighters (PVPFF), in partnership with the town of Pahrump Fire Department, recently purchased three animal oxygen masks, to assist in saving lives of pets trapped and suffering...

    Article • August 1st, 2014