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Truckless, USA

Brian Zaitz examines two concepts that hope to create a better and more managable and efficient fireground for understaffed companies.


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A Typical Example of Smoke Curtain Use

Dr. Michael Reick discusses the use of smoke-blocking devices to control air flow during a compartment fire in German...

Howe and Howe Tech Launches Extreme Bulldog 4x4 Wildland Firefighting Brush Truck

You simply get more “bang for your buck” with a Bulldog 4X4 Fire truck.

Fallen North Carolina Firefighter Laid to Rest

Funeral service for Firefighter John Derek Gupton of the Justice (NC) Volunteer Fire Department was held on Sunday Se...

Cummins Recognized by Frost & Sullivan as 2014 Overall Best Heavy-Duty Engine Supplier

Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) was recognized with the 2014 United States Overall Best Heavy-Duty Truck Engines Product Lea...

Humpday Hangout: Are We Forgetting 9/11?

Are we forgetting the meaning of 9/11? Fire Engineering Editor in Chief Bobby Halton and Fire Rescue Editor in Chief ...

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Can I "Ax" You a Question?

Probably one of the oldest tools in the fire service is the ax.

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A Typical Example of Smoke Curtain Use

September 25, 2014 Dr. Michael Reick discusses the use o...

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Fire Engineering

September 2014
Volume 167, Issue 9
Imaging the Tube

Firefighting Engine Company Operations: Elephant Hunting with a BB Gun?

Big fires require as big a water flow as you can produce to extinguish, writes Paul Shapiro, and for firefightin... Read More


Imaging the Tube

2 Girls Die in Detroit (MI) House Fire

Two girls were killed early Wednesday in a suspicious house fire in Detroit, Michigan, after they reportedly refused ... Read More


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