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  1. 25 Pointers for Your Engine Company

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    Wed, 1 Oct 2008

    of fire. L Large-area structure (big commercial or industrial building , for example). T Tons of water are needed for extinguishment ..... and-butter fire, but especially in commercial and industrial buildings , use big lines, or go to heavy stream appliances for knockdown. One

  2. Hose Loads for Increased Operational Effectiveness

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    Thu, 1 May 2003

    small to medium commercial/ industrial buildings ). We also carry four static ..... for large commercial or industrial buildings or the set-back private ..... your average commercial/ industrial building ? Do you carry enough 21

  1. PREINCIDENT SIZE-UP: an important response tool

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    Mon, 1 Apr 2002

    these exterior doors of a large industrial building are referenced to the interior ..... where do you go? In large industrial buildings , exterior access can be limited. At many industrial buildings , not knowing what is behind

  2. Fire News: Indiana and Illinois Fire Departments Battle Pallet Fire

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    Tue, 6 May 2014

    building a firestop with a bulldozer, which they hoped would limit the fire’s ability to spread to the nearby industrial buildings and garages. “It’s starting to look a little better,” Lewis said. A total of 17 fire departments

  3. Construction Concerns for Firefighters: Multiple HVAC Units

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    Mon, 26 Nov 2012

    was inexpensive, and the heat lost in the pipes and ducts was not considered significant. In warehouses and industrial buildings , where the need for heat was minimal or very local, unit heaters were often used. The fuel gas or oil was

  4. Fire News: Several Buildings Damaged in Oxnard (CA) Fire

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    Sat, 5 Oct 2013

    Southern California. The structures involved were a combination of mobile homes, an apartment house and several industrial buildings . No injuries were reported, but an estimated 75 people were displaced by the fire. Read more of the story

  5. Fire Service Industry News: Ansell Sheds New Light on Worker Safety

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    Mon, 20 Jan 2014

    situations include visibility limited by smoke from the off-gassing of chemicals to the dark, non-lit space of an industrial building where lights are out. The responder must also normally carry a wide range of tools to be able to complete the

  6. The New Tier II: An Expanded Preplanning Tool

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    Tue, 19 Nov 2013

    facility after hours, crews observed three portable 150-pound cylinders of anhydrous ammonia in one room of an industrial building . The ammonia cylinders had nothing to do with the alarm activation, but they were recognized during the investigation


    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 1 Apr 2011

    marine fire, wildfire, and confined space fires. It is very effective in parking garages, commercial and industrial buildings , stadiums, arenas, and parking lots. The combination of fire suppression and patient transport capabilities packs

  8. Fundamentals of RIT

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    Thu, 17 Nov 2011

    indication the search for or removal of a downed firefighter will be time consuming, such as in the case of industrial buildings , apartment buildings, nursing homes, very long or very wide buildings, or high-rises . The type of building