Industry News

  • Now available ‘manufacturer direct’ Navy Blue, Class A Dress and Honor Guard Uniforms

    Seattle, WA – April 21, 2010   After 35 years perfecting the art of manufacturing and selling black, Fire Service Dress Uniforms by mail, the Lighthouse Uniform Company has expanded its product line and is now manufacturing navy blue.   The same...

    Press Release • May 6th, 2010

  • North Carolina Firefighter Wins Ford F-150 by Swiping Debit Card

    RALEIGH, NC (5/6/10) – A Monroe firefighter got the surprise of a lifetime this week when the executive director of the N.C. State Firemen’s Association (NCSFA) personally delivered to him the prize for winning their "Swipe the Card, Win the Truck...

    Press Release • May 6th, 2010

  • RAE Systems Mobilizes to Support Gulf Spill Clean-Up Efforts

    SAN JOSE, Calif. – May 4, 2010 – RAE Systems Inc. (NYSE AMEX: RAE),a leader in delivering innovative sensor solutions to serve industrial, energy, environmental, and government safety markets worldwide, has mobilized personnel to assist private...

    Press Release • May 6th, 2010

  • Buffalo Signs Multi-year Contract with Crimson Fire

    Brandon, S.D., May 5, 2010 – The city of Buffalo has signed a multi-year contract to purchase as four new fire trucks from Crimson Fire, Inc. The Brandon, S.D.-based manufacturer of custom fire trucks and other rescue vehicles said that it has...

    Press Release • May 6th, 2010

  • Pelican Introduces the Compact and Powerful 9410 LED Lantern

    TORRANCE, CA – May 3, 2010 – Pelican Products has introduced the rugged 9410 LED Lantern as their most powerful hand held lighting tool ever. Engineered with an array of four next-generation LEDs, the 9410 LED Lantern shines a...

    Press Release • May 5th, 2010

  • San Antonio Orders Seven Pierce Quantum Fire Trucks

    Appleton, Wis. (May 3, 2010) – Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, today announced a new order from the San Antonio Fire Department in San Antonio, Texas, for seven Pierce® Quantum® chassis-based vehicles. This new...

    Press Release • May 3rd, 2010

  • Badger Announces Launch of High Flow, Commercial Fire Extinguisher Line

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, April 30, 2010 –   Non-residential fires in the United States accounted for 112,000 fires, more than 3.8 billion dollars worth of damage, and 120 deaths, according to the latest annual data from the U.S. Fire...

    Press Release • April 30th, 2010

  • Navistar's Truck Experts Compete to Deliver Solutions for Customers

    ORLANDO, FLA. (April 29, 2010) – Six International® brand truck dealer sales representatives went head-to-head last week to highlight their expertise and working knowledge of International® brand commercial trucks, as well as OnCommand™ by...

    Press Release • April 29th, 2010

  • Lumiflex Introduces a Light that can Save Lives

    Burlingame, Ca – After several years of design and development, Lumiflex, Inc., has announced that they are ready to bring to market a revolutionary new light product that is so functional and beneficial for low visibility rescue operations, that it...

    Press Release • April 29th, 2010

  • Refurbished Toughbooks Take Fastballs with Ease

    Introducing the new Toughbook Depot Tough Test. Watch field professionals throw baseballs as hard as they can to try and knock out Toughbook Depot’s refurbished Toughbook laptops. Catch the collisions at www.toughbookdepot.com/fhe and receive a...

    Press Release • April 29th, 2010

  • Pelican Shines the Nemo 1960 LED Light

    TORRANCE, CA – April 26, 2010 — Leveraging next-generation LED technology; Pelican Products has introduced the rugged Nemo 1960 LED as a compact and powerful back up light in its Nemo extreme submersible/dive flashlight line. Engineered with a...

    Press Release • April 28th, 2010

  • Gore Expands Product Line with New Crosstech Black Moisture Barrier

    Elkton, Maryland, April 21, 2010 – At the 2010 FDIC show, W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc., introduced a new member of its family of CROSSTECH® moisture barriers.

    Press Release • April 28th, 2010

  • Gore Supports Fire Industry with New Warranties

    Elkton, Maryland, April 21, 2010 – At the 2010 FDIC show, W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc., announced the addition of a five-year warranty for its CROSSTECH® 3-layer moisture barrier and a three-plus year warranty for its new CROSSTECH® black moisture...

    Press Release • April 27th, 2010

  • E-ONE Announces 7 Finalists for Fire Truck Give-Away Contest

    Ocala, FL (April 22, 2010) – For the second consecutive year, E-ONE asked departments throughout the United States to ‘tell us their stories' for an opportunity to win a new Tradition ES fire truck.  And for the second consecutive year, we were...

    Press Release • April 26th, 2010

  • Pierce and Harley-Davidson NFFF Full Throttle Support Campaign Approaches $250,000 Milestone

    APPLETON, Wis. (April 22, 2010) – National Fallen Fighters Foundation ("NFFF"), with the support of Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK] company, and Harley-Davidson Motor Company [NYSE: HOG] today announced that their...

    Press Release • April 26th, 2010