Heating up: Firefighting technology and services become a growing part of Chippewa Valley economy

  • Source: Eau Claire Leader-Telegram
  • Published: 10/30/2017 02:11 AM

Several Chippewa Valley businesses — some for decades and others just recently — have been fighting fires with their ingenuity. Fires have been doused by water churned out by Chippewa Falls-made pumps for 85 years. An Eau Claire manufacturing company is selling a fire extinguisher it sees as revolutionary. It was among the products tested at a specialized facility run by Chippewa Valley Technical College that hopes to become a go-to place for companies looking for a space to do their research and development.


We welcome comments from registered users. Comments are solely the responsibility of those who post them; their viewpoints are not endorsed by the Daily Dispatch and DailyDispatch.com. (read more)
ship name
no comments have been added

Sign up to subscribe to custom state Daily Dispatch emails for free

click to subscribe