Founded in 1968, Fire Research Corp. (FRC
) has been manufacturing innovative products designed for the Fire and Safety Industry for over four decades. Safety equipment, controls, instrument displays, scene lights, and station accessories are shipped to truck builders, dealers, and fire departments throughout the world. Whether it is used at the scene during operations, for training, or in the station house, each product is specifically designed to promote a safer working environment.
In 2013, FRC purchased FoamPro, the world leader for foam proportioning systems. FoamPro division offers fully-automatic foam proportioning systems, regardless of changes in flow or pressure. Numerous models and options are designed to meet unique requirements as encountered in municipal, wildland, marine, industrial, ARFF and CAFS applications.
FRC and FoamPro are housed in a 38,000 square feet facility located in Nesconset, NY. The facility houses all manufacturing, production, engineering, corporate, sales and service groups. This complex includes: Automated Machine Shops; Paint Shop with Powder Coating Booth and Oven; Mechanical Assembly, Scene-Lighting, and Electronic Production Lines; Sewing Shop; Flow and Pressure Pump Test Station; Electrical/Electronic Design and Software Programming Test Labs.
Both FRC and FoamPro are part of the Safe Fleet family.
About Safe Fleet
Headquartered in Belton, MO, Safe Fleet owns a portfolio of brands that provide increased functionality and integrated solutions for fleet vehicle manufacturers and operators around the world. These brands serve five major markets including: emergency services, bus and rail, truck and trailer, utility, and industrial. With almost 1000 employees, the Safe Fleet family of brands operates over 500,000 square feet of manufacturing space and targets markets with increasing demand for operator, passenger and pedestrian safety.