Portsmouth hosts a significant amount of industry and is a major international transportation hub with its modern port facilities. In order to meet the needs of our customers, Portsmouth Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Services provides advanced Heavy Technical Rescue (HTR) services.
Portsmouth Fire Rescue and Emergency Services' HTR Team has the ability to effectively mitigate:
Confined Space Incidents
Heavy or Light Vehicle Extrication
High Angle Rescues
Structural Collapse Incidents
Also, as a part of the Tidewater Regional Technical Rescue Team (TRTRT), our team responds to large-scale emergencies throughout the region.