A north St. Louis apartment's seventh floor was heavily damaged by fire overnight. St. Louis Firefighters responded to the Roosevelt Town Apartments on North Euclid just before 12:30 AM Thursday, December 2, 2018. Thanks to the fire sprinkler system, the fire was contained to one unit and was mostly extinguished when fire crews arrived. Everyone [...]
Fire Marshal Jason McIntosh provided this story: On the evening of 11/17/18, crews responded for the report of an apartment fire. Upon arrival, fire crews entered the apartment and found that the fire had been extinguished prior to arrival by one sidewall sprinkler located in the kitchen of the apartment. While overhaul and ventilation were [...]
The Jefferson County Fire Marshals meeting was held at the High Ridge Engine House on High Ridge Boulevard on December 13, 2018 at 10:00 AM. A Holiday luncheon was provided. State Fire Marshal, Tim Bean, was the guest speaker for the meeting.
The Metropolitan Fire Marshals held their monthly meeting at Sprinkler Fitters Union Local 268 in St. Louis at 10:00 AM on December 12, 2018. The Sprinkler Fitters provided a one-hour training class, Fire Sprinkler Inspections: A Look Behind the Scenes. CEU's for the Missouri State Fire Inspectors were available for this class. The annual Election [...]
The sprinkler save was at a Warehouse on North Broadway that is occupied by a CSI, a Concrete Contractor. Approximately 5:30 Am on Monday morning. October 29, 2018, a fire broke out in a storage area, specifically a rack, and the employees spotted it right away. It may have been some combustible or flammable liquids [...]
The St. Louis Fire Sprinkler Alliance did a Side-By-Side Burn Demonstration at the Safety Day for the O'Fallon, MO Fire Protection District Sunday October 7, 2018.
The St. Louis Fire Sprinkler Alliance did a Side-By-Side Burn Demonstration at the Jefferson County Fire Engine Rally in Herculaneum, MO on Saturday September 29, 2018.
The Missouri Association of Building and Fire Officials held their Mega Conference at Tan-Tar-A Resort at Lake of the Ozarks September 12-14, 2018. The St. Louis Fire Sprinkler Alliance was proud to be a Bronze Sponsor and to be the Bag Sponsor at this event. Approximately 250 people attended the conference and there were 26 vendors. [...]
The St. Louis Fire Sprinkler Alliance will be doing a Side-By-Side Burn Demonstrations this Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Caseyville Fire Department.
On June 8th 2018, at approx. 0330 hours fire crews were dispatched for a still alarm/commercial alarm sounding (2 truck and 1 B/C response) for water flow in Bridgeton, MO. The building was a single story-sprinklered commercial used for truck repair with several roll up entrance doors. Upon arrival, battalion chief noted heavy black smoke coming [...]