Trachte Building Systems, Inc. Retains Certification for 15th Consecutive Year
May 26, 2022 • Kathy Ziprik
Trachte Building Systems, Inc., parent company of Fire Facilities, Inc., has once again earned a positive assessment of its fabrication facility.
Jefferson Parish Doubles Down on Fire Training
May 5, 2022 • Kathy Ziprik
From Mardi Gras parades to French Quarter hotel fires to severe weather outbreaks, firefighters in Jefferson Parish, LA need to prepare for handling a wide variety of potential scenarios. That’s why they enhanced their fire training center in 2018.
Deer Park Celebrates 25 Years of Training on The Fire Chief Tower
April 13, 2022 • Kathy Ziprik
While silver is the traditional 25-year anniversary gift, the Deer Park Fire Department will happily stay with steel. Since 1997 tens of thousands of firefighters have trained on their all-steel Fire Chief Tower.
Realism Counts in Firefighter Training
April 4, 2022 • Kathy Ziprik
Fire departments investing in training structures want to get as much return-on-investment as possible. In the towns of Platteville and Gilcrest, CO., Division Chief of Training Herb George takes that directive very seriously.