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The purpose of the Fire Mechanics Section is to promote standardization of fire apparatus and equipment preventative maintenance, improve safety standards and practices, promote workshops, conferences, and seminars related to the purposes of this Section, and to promote cost savings through standardization of building and equipment purchasing and maintenance.

RECENT FIRE MECHANIC NEWS

Posted: Sep 20, 2018

Mold Found In Ductwork Of Florence Fire Station; Still No AC For Firemen

Last Friday, the station's air conditioning unit went out. It took the new AC unit a few days to get to the station because it's a commercial AC unit, according to fire officials.

Wednesday, they went to install the new unit only to find mold in the ductwork. Now all of the ductwork will have to be replaced before they can install the new unit, officials told WAAY 31 that could take a few days.

Firemen at station five are currently staying in a large tent in the station. The tent has portable AC units in it to keep the firemen cooled down

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Posted: Sep 20, 2018

Newest Everett Fire Engine "Rolled In" At Station 1

This engine replaces a 22-year-old rig that will be surplussed. The other new engine will be stationed at Station 6 in a few weeks. Here are a few photos from the ceremony.
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Posted: Sep 20, 2018

Fire Truck Photo of the Day-SVI Refurbished Ladder Tender

Ladder Tender 102 is in service with the Arizona Fire & Medical Authority.

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Posted: Sep 19, 2018

Humarock (MA) Fire Station Upgrades Could Begin in Fall

The current single bay garage is unable to accommodate larger trucks. Murphy said the building is also in poor condition and suffered serious saltwater flooding in the storms earlier this year.

“The new garage will allow us operational flexibility for the future,” Murphy said.

Murphy is looking at two companies who have previously worked in Scituate – Morton Buildings, Inc., which built Untold Brewing, and Northern Steel, which built Scituate Boat Works.

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Fire Mechanics Section Board

Chair

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Chair

Elliot Courage
North Whatcom Fire & Rescue
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Vice Chair

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Vice Chair

Mike Smith 
Pierce County Fire District #5
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Secretary

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Secretary

Justin Claibourn
Central Pierce Fire & Rescue 
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Director #1

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #1

Loren Angiono 
City of Lynnwood
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Director #2

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #2

Paul Spencer 
Fire Fleet Maintenance LLC
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Director #3

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #3

Larry Elliott
Olympia Fire Department
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Director #4

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #4

Doug Jones
City of Redmond
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Director #6

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #6

Brett Annear
Kitsap County Fire District 18
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Director #5

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Director #5

Jay Jacks
Camano Island Fire & Rescue
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Legislative Representative

Posted: Oct 21, 2015

Legislative Representative

TBD
TBD
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Immediate Past Chair

Posted: Oct 20, 2015

Immediate Past Chair

Brian Fortner
Graham Fire & Rescue

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