Training At “Pipe Town”

By: Apparatus Tech Christopher Martin
Fire Station 30, Merrifield, C-Shift

Firefighters from Fire Station 30, Merrifield, C-Shift participated in live fire training at the Washington Gas “Pipe Town” training facility. Units ran through several evolutions simulating fires involving natural gas.

Through a great partnership with Washington Gas, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue units have the ability to train with real gas equipment in preparation for real emergencies.