wildfire

Evaluations from previous fires

  • "Executed objectives effectively"
  • "Attitude of crew members very professional, very safety oriented."
  • "Very well disciplined crew, good work ethic."
  • "Very well organized and work well together as a team."
  • "Knowledge of pumps and water deliver is above par."
  • "Helped design and operate impressive hose lays. Saved hours if not days of mop-up."
  • "Effective and efficient crew."
  • "High quality and quantity of work accomplished each day."
  • "Well versed on our tactics with regard to safe work practices, helicopter use & fireline objectives & goals."
  • "Professional crew with excellent performance."
  • "Well trained, experienced, hardworking with positive attitude."
  • "Excellent leadership, tireless work ethic and good results."
  • "Safe, efficient, experienced, hardworking crew."
  • "Strong group of organized and knowledgeable supervisors."
  • "Impressed by safety monitoring on the line and safety briefing participation by crew members."
  • "Highly motivated, very professional."
  • "Met all daily objectives with very little supervision."
  • "Well trained, experienced, hardworking and had a positive attitude."
  • "Crew was given a sector of the fire to suppress and performed very well independently."
  • "Well supervised and well trained."
  • "Highly trained, very knowledgeable firefighters"
  • "As good or better than any Type 1, RAP or Unit Crew out there (Alberta IC)"
  • "Productivity well above adequate, high unit morale."
  • "Good use of helicopter buckets and hoselines."
  • "Great job of supervising fire crews and cats, conducting fire line construction, holding aerial firing operations, containment of slopovers and mop-up over approximately 12 miles of fireline."
  • "Excellent daily safety briefings."
  • "Great crew dynamics, good chain of command."
  • "Had all equipment required, plus extra radios, GPS and First Aid."
  • "Good decision making, proactive attitude toward safety."
  • "Fully equipped and outfitted, high regard for safety."
  • "Quality management and leadership."
  • "Jobs well done at high standards."

    2009

  • "A pleasure to work with. All targets were met and completed in a professional manner."
  • "They could easily be mistaken as a Type 1 crew."
  • "The most organized & professional contract crew I have worked with. They are equal to & superior to many type 1 crews in their work ethic & organization. A pleasure to work with & would request again."
  • "Crew worked very hard and are very keen to do a better job than what was asked."
  • "Well organized crew, very professional leadership. The quality of their work was excellent."
  • "Boulder Mtn. crew continues to be a very strong contract crew. The crew is well organized and highly professional. Crew is Type 1 caliber."
  • "Crew is excellent value for cash. Crew is well organized and well trained. Crew is very professional and portrays a very good image to the public while on a high profile interface fire."
  • "High end crew. Exceeds Type 2 contract requirement. Very professional, safe and well versed in mountain strategies and tactics. Utilized crew on high priority areas of fire."
  • "The amount of work the Boulder Mountain crew completed exceeded the expectations of what a normal 20 person crew could do."

Boulder Mountain Contracting Ltd.