Building Fire – GE, Technology Retail Park, Rugby

At 11:11 hours on 27.6.16, a call was received into the Emergency Control Room of Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service to a fire in machinery at GE, Technology Retail Park in Rugby.  Two fire engines from Rugby Fire Station were mobilised.  Upon arrival, fire fighters found a building of three floors, approximately 20,000 sq metres, used as an Engineering business. A fire was discovered in some machinery on the ground floor.  Fire crews used hose reels, main jets and breathing apparatus to bring the fire under control.  The premises was evacuated and no-one was injured in the incident.  Fire crews were detained for approximately one hour.