Tag: SFD

Fire company gets new thermal camera

By Ed Harris
The thermal cameras shown at work gauging the temperature of a stove top flame at Engine Company 2 in Plantsville. The new Eagle Attack camera is the smaller one on the left.

By Ed Harris Editor The Southington Fire Department, Company 2 in Plantsville, has a new thermal imaging camera that will help immensely on emergency calls. The new thermal camera, an Eagle Attack, replaces an older thermal camera, the Eagle X,…

Fire Dept. obtains new compressor

By Ed Harris Editor The Southington Fire Department recently acquired a new high pressure breathing air compressor, thanks to a grant. The compressor, which fills the air packs the firefighters wear into a fire, was obtained through an Assistance to…