Category Archives: Other Business

Elkhart, IN – Fire in wood shop extinguished with help from sprinkler system; No injuries reported

Elkhart fire investigators determined a fire at an area business on Saturday was accidental in nature.

According to a press release, fire crews were called to the scene … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Elkhart, IN – Fire in wood shop extinguished with help from sprinkler system; No injuries reported”

Fishers, IN – Fire in foam pit at gymnastics facility contained by sprinkler system

A fire late last Wednesday caused smoke and water damage to a Fishers gymnastics facility. Firefighters responded to the fire at DeVeau's School of Gymnastics on Technology Drive around 10 p.m. … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Fishers, IN – Fire in foam pit at gymnastics facility contained by sprinkler system”

Torrington, CT – Storage room fire in large multi-business commercial building stopped by sprinkler system

Employees of three companies at 59 Field St. were evacuated last Wednesday around 5 p.m. when a fire was discovered in a storage room at the back of the sprawling factory building. … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Torrington, CT – Storage room fire in large multi-business commercial building stopped by sprinkler system”

Lake Charles, LA – Sprinkler system assists firefighters in laundry room fire at casino

The Lake Charles Fire Department put out a small fire in the laundry room at L’auberge Casino Resort last Tuesday morning, officials said. Assistant Chief Carroll Doty said a machine caught fire. … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Lake Charles, LA – Sprinkler system assists firefighters in laundry room fire at casino”

Knoxville, TN – Sprinkler system activated for grease fire at Thompson-Boling Arena

Knoxville Fire Department responded to a small grease fire that activated a sprinkler head at Thompson-Boling Arena Friday afternoon.

According to KFD Capt. D.J. Corcoran, there was a little … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Knoxville, TN – Sprinkler system activated for grease fire at Thompson-Boling Arena”

Overland Park, KS – Fire in loading dock area of office building held in check by sprinkler system

No injuries were reported after an electrical fire Monday morning at the Black and Veatch building. Crews from Overland Park and Leawood fire departments were called just after 8 a.m. Monday … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Overland Park, KS – Fire in loading dock area of office building held in check by sprinkler system”

Palm Beach, FL – Sprinkler system helps limit spread of fire at country club

Fire crews responded to a small electrical fire this afternoon at the Palm Beach Country Club. The fire occurred in a concrete storage area just behind a section of the golf course … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Palm Beach, FL – Sprinkler system helps limit spread of fire at country club”

Quincy, IL – Electrical fire maintained by sprinkler system until fire crews arrived

Tri-Township fire crews responded to a fire alarm on 1400 North 30th Thursday night.

Officials say they saw smoke coming from inside the building and arrived on scene … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Quincy, IL – Electrical fire maintained by sprinkler system until fire crews arrived”

Mount Kisco, NY – Electrical fire at go-kart track is held at bay by sprinkler system

Last Monday's fire at the complex that contains the Grand Prix New York go-kart track was determined to be electrical, Mount Kisco Fire Chief David Hughes said today. The small fire broke … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Mount Kisco, NY – Electrical fire at go-kart track is held at bay by sprinkler system”