"I understand that a Division is a level in the command structure, but lets just say you have a incident that requires the IC to break up the interior operations into Divisions on each level following ICS 100. So there is the question, if you are in…"
"In our area we use jet siphons. We find this easy and fast to deploy even though we have never tired the linking of the tanks. When at larger fires were we are moving a lot of water and dont want to tie up a discharge by using a siphon we have…"
"I've worked around folding tanks (large square frames) and self-supporting tanks (round, no frame) for 30 years. Folding tanks can be linked together easily, while self-supporting tanks are difficult to link together. There are several ways to…"
"Hey Scott I tried to email Moe and the others who registered for our class, and it did not go through. Can you pass the word that we will meet at Lemont sta 1 @ 0800, and will have a short classroom. After we will head out to O'Hares yard in…"
"Lets go back to what is our FIRE FLOW GOING to BE???? 250 GPM?? 500GPM?? 750GPM??? what sort of time is a 2500 gallon tank goin to give you (YOU DO THE MATH!!) NOT MUCH ON THE LARGER FLOWS. Is it a BARN ,SAWMILL, YOU NAME IT! Whats going to be your…"
How's it goin? The station is nice will spend my first shift there on Wed. the 11th. And yes it does have a fireplace. As a matter of fact the brick work is from the old station. If you get a chance stop by. Or the next TRT drill will be there.
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