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DIVISION CHIEF


Basic Information

The Division Chief is a 36' high fire training tower incorporating features from both the Lieutenant and the Assistant Fire Chief. With a footprint spanning 16' wide x 32' long, the Division Chief features seven rooms for the ultimate in training. The maze room, comprised of 12 movable, slide-able, and lockable partitions, allows training officers to challenge trainees time after time by redesigning the room into any configuration. The tower's inset corner balcony offers a secure and realistic area to practice rappelling and laddering.


Training Tower

Dimensions 18'L x 16'W x 36'H
Roof: Flat
Roof Live Load: 100 PSF
Wind Load: Per Local Codes
Deck Live Load: 100 PSF

Parapet Roof Guard with Chained Opening
Interior Stair to 4th Floor
Interior Fixed Ladder, 4th Floor to Roof
(2) 3' x 7' Exterior Steel Doors
(1) 3' x 7' Interior Steel Door
(9) 3' x 4' Window Openings with Steel Shutters
(1) 2'6" x 3' Bilco Roof Hatch
(1) 2nd Floor 6' x 8' Inset Balcony

Residential Section

Dimensions 14'L x 16'W x 25'H
Roof: 16° Gable
Roof Live Load: 100 PSF
Wind Load: Per Local Codes
Deck Live Load: 100 PSF

Roof Ladder Fender Brackets
(1) 3' x 7' Exterior Steel Door
(3) 3' x 3' Window Openings with Steel Shutters
(2) 3' x 4' Window Openings with Steel Shutters
(2) 3'x 3' Hinged Gable Louvers
(2) 4' x 4' Roof Chop-Out Curbs
(1) 1st Floor Burn Room
(1) 2nd Floor Maze Room
(1) WestecTM Insulation System
(1) Scout Temperature Monitoring System


Land Area Requirements
Basic building site 1.00 acre
Drafting pit 0.20 acre
Vehicle extrication pad 0.20 acre
Rail car spill 0.60 acre
Tank truck spill/roll-over 0.20 acre
Flammable liquid pond 0.10 acre
Electric transformer pad 0.10 acre
Aircraft rescue pad 0.70 acre
Classroom building 0.30 acre
Garage 0.30 acre

Additional allowances should be made for parking, retention ponds, or equipment storage.

Land area requirements vary slightly for different tower models. Please contact us for requirements on your specific project.