Industry News

  • Smeal Adds Another Dealer For New York Customers

    A new dealer, Har-Rob, has been appointed to serve Smeal customers in central and northeastern New York.

    Press Release • June 5th, 2014

  • Augusta, Georgia, Picks KME For Pumpers, Ladders

    Augusta has placed an order for seven custom pumpers and two 103-foot rear-mount ladders with KME.

    Press Release • June 5th, 2014

  • Smeal Adds New Dealer For Western N.Y. And Pa.

    A new dealer has been added for Smeal Fire Apparatus serving western New York and Pennsylvania.

    Press Release • June 4th, 2014

  • For the Record 6/14

    Federal Agencies Coordinate to Advance EMS In an effort to further coordinate federal efforts in emergency medical services (EMS), the members of the Federal Interagency Committee on EMS (FICEMS) reached consensus on a strategic plan that maps action...

    Article • June 1st, 2014

  • 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