Do you have expert knowledge in fire station design? Do you have valuable lessons to share from building or renovating your fire facilities? Can you provide fresh, new perspectives for fire station safety and resilience? If so, F.I.E.R.O. is looking for cutting edge presentations for the 2019 Fire Station Symposium. The deadline for presentations is February 15, 2019 so act quickly!
The judges decisions are in! F.I.E.R.O. is happy to announce the winners of the 2018 Design Awards. We would like to thank all of the participants and look forward to the next Design Awards.
Hampton Inn & Suites Raleigh Downtown
$139.00 per night + tax
There is free transportation to the Symposium on the "R-Line" - a bus route that circles the inner city area. Find details about the R-Line service here.
How can you build a fire station that's safe, functional, and productive while being a good steward of your community's resources? A fire station is such a key asset and such a big expense that it's wise to get expert guidance straight from the source.
That's how the F.I.E.R.O.(Fire Industry Education Resource Organization) Fire Station Design Symposium came to be.
It has been a hallmark of F.I.E.R.O. to hold programs developed and run by fire fighters. In 2000, F.I.E.R.O. saw a need to bring together fire service leaders, architects, and contractors from around the country to learn from each other about one of the industry's costliest investments and most cost-intensive resources.
That gathering turned into an annual Fire Station Design Symposium that is the best in the industry for many reasons: