In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Kochek employees have partnered with Interfaith Human Services of Putnam (IHSP) to make gift baskets for families in need this holiday season. Thanks to generous employee contributions and company-donated turkeys, the gift baskets will be distributed by IHSP to families in need throughout Northeastern Connecticut. IHSP helps over 225 families every month with food and personal care items . . .
A seasoned executive from one of the leading fire apparatus manufacturers once said, “Fire apparatus are like snowflakes and fingerprints. They are all extremely unique, and even on sister trucks, no two are ever exactly identical.” These rigs often have more than 100,000 individual components on the trucks, and many of them are specifically called out by the apparatus spec committee prior to sending out for bid. . . .
In light of the recent events in Houston, Florida, and the Carribean Islands, our thoughts and prayers are with all of those affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. We wish you all the strength and want to do all that we can to help out. We will be expediting both the manufacturing and delivery of products to help clean up and evacuate water in flooded areas. We encourage customers to reach out to us so we can best . . .
Are you going to be at this year's FDIC conference? Visit us at Booth #3436 to learn about our new Handline Nozzles: Patriot and Defender. Stop by to hear more and ask any questions you might . . .
Putnam, CT - Kochek Company, LLC recently announced that a new President and CEO will lead the company, effective immediately, through next period of growth. George J. Wessner will transition as Kochek’s Vice President of Operations to President and Chief Executive Officer. “On behalf of the entire Kochek community, I am pleased to welcome George into this important role,” said Keith Shaughnessy, Chairman . . .
Patriot and Defender Nozzle Series Offer Firefighters New Tool to Help Save Lives and Protect Property Putnam, CT - Kochek has recently announced the launch of a new series of handline nozzles. Built with increased reach in the straight stream position and less friction loss through the nozzle for better stream conversion, Kochek’s new nozzle series offers firefighters an affordable, user-friendly and . . .
Congratulations to Alan Cleaver for winning our customer service survey contest and a $50 American Express gift card! Thank you to all of our loyal customers who . . .
In our recent work with the Poland Fire Rescue Department, we had the chance to speak with Fire Chief Mark Bosse. Chief Bosse and his squad have been using Kochek products for quite some time and have been very pleased with both their functionality and performance. Thanks to our products, Chief Bosse and many other firefighters are able to protect property, save lives, and make a difference in their communities. To hear . . .