Monthly Archives: June 2019

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Fire Sprinkler Save in St. Louis Plastics Warehouse

With multiple fires in the building early Saturday morning June 15, 2019, St. Louis firefighters arrived at a plastics warehouse to discover that the fire sprinkler system was already helping them fight the fire. A total of five sprinklers discharged water onto the intentionally-set fires, located in several different areas of the 130,000 square foot [...]

By | June 20th, 2019|Code Issues, Code Officials, Education, Public Interest, Sprinkler Saves|Comments Off on Fire Sprinkler Save in St. Louis Plastics Warehouse

Fire Sprinkler Save at Friendship Village

Monarch Fire District was dispatched to an automatic fire alarm call at Friendship Village Chesterfield at approximately  12:01 PM Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Upon arrival, crews were informed  buy maintenance personnel that there was a fire in a mechanical room involving tankless water heaters mounted on a wall. Approximately  100 residents were evacuated as fire [...]

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2019 Burn Aid Golf Tournament in St. Louis

Members from Sprinkler Fitters Union Local 268, the St. Louis Metro Area Chapter of NFSA and the St. Louis Fire Sprinkler Alliance sponsored the Burn Aid Golf Tournament on Thursday June 13, 2019. The Burn Aid Golf Tournament was held at Emerald Greens Golf Course years ago. This year's tournament was held at the Landings [...]

By | June 17th, 2019|Code Officials, Contractors, Events, Public Interest, Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2019 Burn Aid Golf Tournament in St. Louis

Mercy Safety Fair

The St. Louis Fire Sprinkler Alliance was invited to participate in this year's Safety Fair which was held May 10, 2019 at Mercy Hospital.  John LaVenture and Paul Richard manned the table from 10:00 to 2:00. Information about fire sprinklers was provided and giveaways were handed out.

By | June 7th, 2019|Education, Events, Public Interest|Comments Off on Mercy Safety Fair