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FIRE CHIEF


Basic Information

The Fire Chief's overall length is 60' and stands 40' high. The tower's residential-like design offers a burn room on the first floor, interior stairs to the multiple floors, an interior fixed ladder, roof-mounted chop-out curbs, and parapet roof guard with chain opening. The Fire Chief allows for multiple training exercises including hose advancement, fire attack, search and rescue, rappelling, laddering, confined space, and high-angle rescue operations.


Training Building

Dimensions 12'L x 22'Wx 40'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
(1) 3'x7' Exterior Steel Door
(3) 3'x4' Window Openings with Steel Shutters
(1) 4'x4' Roof Chop-Out Curb

Residential Section

Dimensions 34'L x 22'W x 27'H
Roof: 16° Gable
Roof Live Load: 100 PSF
Wind Load: Per Local Codes
Deck Live Load: 100 PSF

Interior L Shaped Stair to 2nd Floor
(3) 3'x7' Exterior Steel Doors
(1) 3'x7' Interior Steel Door
(1) 6'x7' Exterior Double Leaf Steel Door
(14) 3'x4' Window Openings with Steel Shutters
(1) 6'x4' Window Opening with Steel Shutters
(2) 3'x3' Hinged Gable Louvers
(2) 4'x4' Roof Chop-Out Curbs
(2) Drywall Curbs

Burn Room Annex

Dimensions 14'L x 22'W x 10'H
Roof: 1/2" in 12" Single Pitch
Roof Live Load: 100 PSF
Wind Load: Per Local Codes

(1) 3'x7' Exterior Steel Door
(3) 3'x4' Window Openings with Steel Shutters
(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.