National Wildfire Coordinating Group

Mobile Fire Equipment Subcommittee

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Mission Statement

The Mobile Fire Equipment Subcommittee (MFES) provides national leadership for all program elements relating to mobile fire equipment.

Primary Objectives

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  • Monitor member agency mobile fire equipment standards to identify areas of concern or conflict; develop recommendations for resolution of identified issues.
  • Establish and maintain mobile fire equipment documents and publications.
  • Explore new and evolving mobile fire equipment practices and technologies for potential benefit of the member agencies; recommend actions as warranted.

Subcommittee Relevant Equipment Bulletins:

ETC-EB-2016-03 Subject: Engine and Water Tender Foot Valve Leakage - Field Test Protocol

Guidance Documents

NWCG Engine and Water Tender Typing Standard (Executive Board Memo 2008-06)


Bill Yohn
NWCG Coordinator: 
Carmen Thomason
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