Cost Effective, Customized, and Flexible Fire Station Solutions
Rubb’s tension membrane modular fire stations offer municipalities a variety of apparatus bay design options. Rubb structures are configured to meet the needs of an active firehouse including wash bays, an open truss design which can support hanging mechanical equipment, energy efficient lighting, and climate control systems. Rubb is also able to design the structure to accommodate most high-speed door systems and exhaust devices.
Rubb firehouses can be provided with highly efficient Thermohall® insulated cladding, our market-leading insulation system which has been proven highly effective in extreme environments; both hot and cold.
Low Maintenance / Low Costs
Our high-quality membrane materials and post-production galvanized welded frames deliver durability over time, making the cost of maintaining Rubb firehouses more economical compared to conventional structures.
Rubb’s engineering team will work closely with municipal fire officials to provide the features needed in your firehouse. Rubb buildings are always code-compliant and can be designed to support heavy ceiling mounted mechanical systems.
Multiple Door Options
Knowing that reliable door operations are critical in all EMS environments, Rubb works with many entry system providers to offers a variety of options. Doors can be designed to suit all opening requirements.
Rapid Construction, Installation and Relocation
With modular prefabrication Rubb firehouses and public safety buildings can be quickly erected, dismantled and relocated. Rubb can provide site supervisors or fully dedicated construction teams to complete any custom project.
Flexible and Cost-Efficient Foundation Systems
Rubb firehouses can accommodate numerous foundation options. Rubb co-ordination with the site contractor is important for the client to achieve the most cost-effective solution.
Reduced Time On-Site
Our established supply chain streamlines coordination of delivery and installation. Prefabricated elements and the ability to construct our buildings in difficult weather conditions shortens the construction timeline.
Comprehensive Long-Term Service
Rubb personnel are on hand to provide help and support, from initial contact to quotation, installation and beyond. Rubb’s commitment to customer service continues after project completion and forms the basis for long-term customer satisfaction.
Ease of Cleaning
Rubb’s high quality PVC cladding is easy to clean and to maintain. Any necessary repairs to the PVC are easily completed and the steel truss system is hot dip galvanized for superior corrosion protection.
Rubb is a Sourcewell Member
Formerly NJPA, Sourcewell is a national joint purchasing vehicle that allows members (municipalities and public entities) to streamline the procurement process and save time and money. Prices for Rubb products have been pre-negotiated via a national contract thereby reducing the RFP and bidding process.
Explore Rubb’s patented Thermohall® insulated cladding system, which delivers many cost effective and eco-friendly benefits. Thermohall® fabric can be used to clad all salt and sand sheds. Insulation can be supplied in thicknesses from 2 inches to 8 inches, providing the best cost saving thermal solution.
|Thickness||U Value (SI) W/m2K||R Value (US) ft-F-hr/BTU|
|50mm (2in)||0.67 W/m2K||R11|
|100mm (4in)||0.36 W/m2K||R19|
|150mm (6in)||0.25 W/m2K||R27|
|200mm (8in)||0.19 W/m2K||R35|
Flame retardant heavy duty fabric
High density glass wool insulation
Self-cleaning PVC fabric
Firehouse Structure Types
Rubb can provide custom designed firehouses in a variety of configurations and sizes to suit your specific requirements.