Aberdeen Fire Department, Inc.

New Tower 231 Replacement - Production Progress Report

Monday, April 13, 2015  This week, progress continued on our new apparatus with installation of additional wiring, trim and other components as the aerial device was being assembled. Next week, we expect the aerial device to be pinned to chassis.
Please see the attached photos. Keep checking back on our Facebook and website for more updates.


     



 

Statewide Recruitment Day Open House 2015

Monday, April 6, 2015  Statewide Recruitment Day

Date: April 12, 2015

Time: 11:00am - 4:00pm

Where: Main Station - House 1, 21 N. Rogers Street, Aberdeen, MD 21001

Aberdeen Fire Department will be participating in the Statewide Recruitment Day Open House. Stop by our main station located at 21 N. Rogers Street, Aberdeen, MD 21001, to learn more about volunteering. There is a position for everyone! Active Fire/EMS & Administrative. There will be members on site, hands-on demonstrations and much more! Applications will be on hand to fill out or take home and bring back! More information & flyer to follow!

****Note-This will not replace our yearly fire prevention open house in October!****


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From the Maryland State Firemen's Association 

We have selected April 12th, which is the start of National Volunteer Appreciation Week across the U.S. to hold recruitment open houses at our local fire and rescue stations across the state of Maryland. We look forward to inviting the public in to our stations and let them learn how they can join and participate as a volunteer responder or as an administrative member in their local Fire/Rescue/EMS department.




     



 

New Tower 231 Replacement - Production Progress Report

Friday, April 3, 2015  This week, progress continued on the new apparatus with installation of additional wiring, plumbing, trim and other components. Next week, we expect chassis to begin preparation for aerial device and ladder sections to begin assembly.
Please see the attached photos. Keep checking back on our Facebook and website for more updates.
 

     



 

New Tower 231 Replacement - Production Progress Report

Friday, March 27, 2015  This week, the body was mounted on the new apparatus chassis followed by installation of wiring, plumbing, trim and other components. Next week, we expect same type installation work to continue on chassis and aerial ladder sections to begin assembly.
Please see the attached photos. Keep checking back on our Facebook and website for more updates.

     



 

New Tower 231 Replacement - Production Progress Report

Friday, March 20, 2015  This week, the torque box was mounted on the new apparatus chassis and the body was being prepped for chassis mounting. Next week, expect body to be mounted on chassis followed by installation of wiring, shelving, trim, etc. Soon, we expect aerial ladder sections to begin assembly.
Please see the attached photos. Keep checking back on our Facebook and website for more updates.


     



 

Special Congratulations to a Member

Saturday, March 14, 2015  On behalf of the Board of Directors, we would like to congratulate one of our firefighters, SPC. Chris Hoffman on a major accomplishment and winning the 29th Combat Aviation Brigade Soldier of the Year after being selected to represent his unit, then battalion and then the brigade.
This allows him the opportunity to move forward in the competition and to represent his Brigade in the State Competition being held this weekend and happening now.
Please join us in wishing him the best of luck in the competition!


Way to go Chris! 

   


 

New Tower 231 Replacement - Production Progress Report

Saturday, March 14, 2015  This week, our new apparatus cab was mounted on the chassis after the drivetrain installation and the body completed paint process. Next week, expect chassis to be prepped for torque box and torque box to begin preparations for chassis mounting.
Please see the attached photos. Keep checking back on our Facebook and website for more updates.


     



 

New Tower 231 Replacement - Production Progress Report

Sunday, March 8, 2015  This week, our new apparatus cab was moving through cab build, our chassis was in frame-up and the body completed fabrication and moved to paint process. Next week, we expect cab to be mounted on chassis after drive-train installation and the body to complete the paint process.
Please see the attached photos. Keep checking back on our Facebook and website for more updates.


     



 

Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery

Saturday, March 7, 2015  Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives! Change Your Clock, Change your Battery! Aberdeen Fire Department would like to remind citizens about daylight savings clock change for tonight and to ‪#‎SpringIntoSafety‬ by taking a few minutes to test the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms and make sure they work and replace batteries as needed. The Fire Department recommends that a smoke detector be installed on each floor and in each bedroom. If your smoke alarm is more than 10 years old, it’s time to replace it.

   


 

New Tower 231 Replacement - Production Progress Report

Friday, February 27, 2015  This week, our new apparatus cab completed paint process and is scheduled for cab build where wiring, lights, interior components, etc. are installed. The body panels completed fabrication and are being assembled. Next week, we expect cab to begin cab build, body to complete fabrication and move to paint process and chassis to be in frame-up.
Please see the attached photos. Keep checking back on our Facebook and website for more updates.
 

     



 
 
 

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