Building Components

The Building Components product category is a collection of information, product listings and resources for researching various fire station and firehouse building components products and services, including cleaning, exhaust removal, flooring, furnishings, technology, storage lockers and security options.
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Station Design: A Modular Fire Station

July 16, 2024
Matt Wittman tells the tale of the design, fabrication and construction of an interim firehouse that can change viewpoints across the fire service.
MarJang Architecture, Ten Over Studio
In Quarters

In Quarters: Mineta San Jose International Airport Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Station 20, San Jose, CA

June 14, 2024
The program for the 18,000-sq.-ft. facility includes a five-bay fire station that houses the ARFF vehicles and a single-bay fire station that serves the surrounding community,...
Station Design Conference

Station Design Conference Sells Out with Record-Attendance at 2024 Event

June 13, 2024
Over 700 fire and police officials attended the Station Design Conference, which will return to Glendale, AZ, in May 2025.
Photo courtesy of BRW Architects

Station Design Supplement 2024

May 31, 2024
This special Station Design Supplement includes feature articles on using GIS to select a new station site, a new philosophy on firehouse images in conjunction with mental health...
Exhaust Removal

MagneGrip is Preventing Cancer-Causing Toxins in Fire Stations

May 22, 2024
The combination of the MagneGrip Exhaust Removal and AirHAWK Air Purification Systems ensures 100% elimination of cancer-causing toxins from fire stations.
Photos by Russell Abraham Photography

Fire Stations and the Firefighter Life Safety Initiatives

May 21, 2024
Janet Wilmoth explains how architects have integrated many of the 16 initiatives into their new fire station designs.