Houston Fire Department

Houston Fire Department

City of Houston Fire Department (HFD) is the agency that provides fire protection and emergency medical services for the city of Houston, Texas, United States, the fourth largest city in the United States. HFD is responsible for preserving life and property for a population over 2 million in an area totaling 617 square miles (1,600 km2).

The administration of HFD is located on the 7th floor of Continental Center II (600 Jefferson) in the Cullen Center in Downtown Houston. They were previously located at the City of Houston Fire Department Logistical Center & Maintenance Depot.

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History Of Houston Fire Department - 1950
... Dry powder fire extinguishers were introduced into the department in 1951 ... The new type of extinguishing agent made it possible to fight small metal fires ... The largest purchase of fire apparatus in the department's young history amounted to 19 pumpers and ladder trucks in 1952 ...
Houston Fire Department - Other Facilities
... The Val Jahnke Training Facility is the Houston Fire Department training facility ... As of 1988 the City of Houston Firemen's Training Academy is a complex of several scattered buildings, all made of concrete that is exposed and poured-in ... the TV series Star Trek." Fox said that the drill tower and the fire building, the latter of which was singed in 1988, "decidedly stand out." ...
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... methods and measures are used depending on the type of fire damage that occurred ... Fire damage can be performed by property management teams, building maintenance personnel, or by the homeowners themselves however, contacting a certified ... Most are usually listed under "Fire and Water Restoration" and they can help speed repairs, whether for individual homeowners or for the largest of institutions ...
History Of Houston Fire Department
... The History of The Houston Fire Department began shortly after Houston was founded ... The city expanded rapidly and formed its fire department within a year ... Houston Fire Department Motto Semper Paratus (always prepared) Established 1838 Staffing 266 Strength 4,100 Stations 90 Engines 86 Trucks 37 Squads 19 Rescues 8 Fireboats 15 EMS Units 57 EMS ...
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