News

Freezeout Ridge Fire, Longline Extraction

Lessons from the medevac of a critically injured firefighter WildlandFireLLC – Emergency Longline Extraction on the Freezeout Ridge Fire, September 21, 2014, 1941 hrs. Firefighter Injury, Freezeout Ridge Fire, 72-hr. Report Freezeout Ridge Fire, Facilitated Learning Analysis  

Read More »

The Making of WATERAX Pumps

A look inside our plant and pumps WATERAX – Visit the WATERAX Montreal based plant and witness all the efforts and care we put into the making of our pumps. We are proud of our team!! At WATERAX we believe ...

Read More »

Heat Makes Southwest Wildfires Tough

Temps reach into the 100’s as crews fight several fires     ASTRID GALVAN and ANGIE WANG, Associated Press An extreme heat wave in the Southwest U.S. made the fight against a series of wildfires more difficult Wednesday, including one ...

Read More »

Weeding Torch Causes Utah Wildfire

Cost of Brian Head Fire is over $1M   BRADY McCOMBS and ALINA HARTOUNIAN, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A wildfire that destroyed one home and damaged another while forcing hundreds of people to evacuate a Utah ski ...

Read More »

The Roaring Lion

Strategies for community preplanning for WUI incidents   A fire department needs to have a plan. The community needs to have a plan to support or be supported by the fire department. (Photo by author.) Seth Barker | FireRescue Magazine, ...

Read More »