BUREAU OF APPARATUS MAINTENANCE AND SERVICE (B.A.M.S.)
The mission of this Bureau is to ensure a safe and highly functional fleet of emergency apparatus and support vehicles. This is accomplished through painstaking research and development of modern technical specifications and the purchase of quality fire equipment. Our primary focus centers on prompt, skillful fleet maintenace and repair services. We are also responsile for establishing and implementing the preventative maintenance schedule for all apparatus, vehicles and equipment. The B.A.M.S. maintains all fire department hand-tools and power equipment, which includes generators, hydraulic rescue tools, rotary and vent saws, as well as other specialized fire suppression and rescue related equipment. All mechanics, currently assigned to this Bureau hold ASE and EVT certifications. A B.A.M.S. mechanic is always assigned stand-by duty during bureau off-hours and holidays, in the event urgent or emergency repairs are required.
51 E. Aurora Street
Waterbury, CT 06708
Phone: (203) 597 - 3454
Emergency Calls: 911