Ziamatic Corp. (ZICO)

Booth 1738 – Since its inception Ziamatic Corp. has provided the men and women of the fire service with products designed to make their jobs safer and easier.


Booth 1434 – Trusted by wildland firefighters around the world, WATERAX sets the industry standard by developing innovative, portable fire pumps and water-handling equipment designed to withstand demanding applications and rugged environments. With a time-tested legacy of reliability, WATERAX carries on its mission to place powerful, precision engineered pumps into the hands of the dedicated men and women who protect our forests and most cherished natural resources from the ravages of wildfires!

Ventry Solutions, Inc.

Booth 1446 – For nearly 30 years, Ventry Solutions has made PPV Fans and Portable Scene Lighting which simply make firefighters safer and more effective.

Lentry® Portable Scene Lighting and Ventry® PPV Fans are well designed, high quality, fail-safe, and uniquely versatile. They will work well for decades and come with peace of mind afforded by terrific warranties and lifetime factory support. Both lines have all-terrain legs which add value, versatility and function instantly understood when seen in-person. See them to believe them.

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Booth 2745 – Are you ready to take the next step in your career?

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh’s online program for firefighters, paramedics and emergency response personnel will help you develop the skills you need to manage complex public health and safety organizations. A degree can be completed in as little as two years.

Unication USA

Booth 13042 – Unication USA is a premier worldwide supplier of advanced critical communications devices. Unication has released the G-Series Voice Pager, the industry’s first P25 voice pager. P25 Digital paging allows migration from a legacy 2-tone network to a P25 Network; which provides improved coverage, excellent voice clarity and superior reliability.

Upper Iowa University (UIU)

Booth 9229 – Since its inception in 1857, Upper Iowa University’s (UIU) unwavering commitment to accessible higher education and lifelong learning ensures that current and future UIU students are provided with the skills they need to be successful in the classroom, career and life. A private, not-for-profit university, UIU provides undergraduate and graduate degree programs to about 5,800 students worldwide.


Booth 3265 – As part of the Kuriyama Group, TIPSA is a leading manufacturer of lay flat hoses and fire equipment for different industries, such as firefighting & emergency, agriculture, oil & gas, water wells and mining.

Task Force Tips

Booth 3507-3508 – Task Force Tips (TFT) is a leading US supplier to the global fire and rescue markets that designs and manufactures thousands of water and foam flow products to help firefighters risk less to do more. By combining extensive engineering, precise manufacturing and superior customer support, TFT customers around the globe are better able to save lives and property.

Sleep Number Corporation

Booth 645 – With an increased awareness of firefighter’s health and safety, the importance of quality sleep has never been more important. With a Sleep Number® bed, your firefighters can enjoy better quality sleep with a bed that is clinically proven to improve sleep quality and reduce back pain. Due to our unique design and craftsmanship, the Sleep Number® beds are built to last four to five times longer, and are virtually maintenance free. Modular components ensure that part replacement is easy and cost efficient, and our 25-year limited warranty will extend the buy cycle of every bed purchased, saving you thousands of dollars in the years ahead.

Skeeter Brush Trucks, LLC

Booth 9215 – When demands are at their highest your life depends on your equipment. It’s a responsibility Skeeter Brush Trucks take very seriously. Our apparatus are designed and built to transform extraordinary obstacles into unremarkable situations.


Booth 1901 – Skedco® manufactures and markets State of the art Confined Space Rescue equipment including the original Sked® stretcher – the perfect solution for confined space, high angle and technical rescue. The revolutionary design provides outstanding patient protection and security during helicopter hoisting.

Silver Ships, Inc.

Booth 9247 – Since Silver Ships’ founding in 1985, our vision has been to provide customers with a boat designed, built, and outfitted to best meet their operational needs while offering the maximum in crew safety, outstanding performance and unrivaled durability. Silver Ships all-aluminum fire boats are designed and manufactured to accommodate marinized fire-fighting systems and custom-outfitted solutions for marine rescue missions. Our company designs and builds a wide range of fire boats, up to 65 feet in length, for use in both fresh water and salt water applications. Silver Ships fire boats are built with safety and durability in mind – they have the capability to transport crew and patients safely from water to shore and use advanced technology for remote fire monitoring.

Salamander Technologies, Inc.

Booth 3938 – Salamander provides first responders and emergency management personnel with the tools they need to manage disasters, special events, site security and day to day operations. Our INTELLIGENT ACCOUNTABILITY™ suite offers unrivaled situational awareness, painting a common operational picture for everyone involved to get situations under control and save lives.

PRAN Systems Inc.

Booth 4444 – PRAN Systems Inc. is an electronic equipment manufacturer and control systems integrator dedicated to the OEM manufacturers specialized in automotive and emergency environments, heavy work equipment and the transport industry. With vehicles and machinery on all inhabited continents equipped with PRAN controllers, touch-screens and more, PRAN is quickly becoming a reference in the optimization of specialty vehicles.

Pigeon Mountain Industries, Inc

Booth 3217 – Founded in LaFayette, GA, USA in 1976, PMI manufactures world-class life safety rope, cordage and sewn goods. PMI also distributes webbing, lanyards, harnesses, helmets, gloves, solutions, kits, litters and accessories, training tools, and rope related hardware from leading manufacturers. Our ropes and gear are used by firefighters, first responders, rescue teams, rope technicians, cavers, and climbers worldwide. PMI offers the highest quality products created by vertical professionals for vertical professionals, from a company with integrity. PMI is dedicated to providing extraordinary customer service from knowledgeable and caring representatives.

Niedner Inc.

Booth 2401 – Established in 1895, Niedner Inc. is the longest standing premium hose manufacturer in North America. As the pioneer of lightweight polyester woven hose, introduced over 3 decades ago, we continue to innovate with our dedicated R&D team. Our proprietary coatings such as ENCAP™ and DALCOAT™ ensure the highest level of UV and abrasion resistance in the market.

Locution Systems

Booth 5257 – The Peoria Fire Department has a new emergency fire alert system. It’s an automated voice that makes the initial pronouncement for EMS and fire calls. The automated alert system is from Locution Systems.

Kussmaul Electronics

Booth 4310 – Since 1967 Kussmaul Electronics has focused on servicing emergency vehicles, specialty vehicles and vans, always with the commitment to deliver high quality products and the best of the customer service experience.

Each year new products are designed to join the product lines, such as the NEW Super Auto Eject Deluxe Covers, created for emergency vehicles that incorporate Auto Eject and Indicator in one product. Built for severe duty, these Covers are sealed against the elements with a premolded rubber rear gasket. The covers incorporate a lid that opens 180°, allowing the user more variability to plug in the shoreline. Available in digital display or bar graph.


Booth 415 – At INNOTEX®, we redefine and reimagine turnout gear based on four designing principles:

Protection without compromise
Unmatched comfort
Increased durability
Efficient design

High Temperature Linings (HTL)

Booth 3271 – As a division of E. H. Glover Inc., HTL specializes in protecting firefighter training structures. Founded in Europe in the late 1980’s; HTL joined forces in 1993 with E.H. Glover Inc. of Fairfax, Virginia, a commercial general contractor established in 1949. Our projects extend throughout the USA, Canada, Europe and the Middle East.

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