Midland Fire Department Special Operations 2018

XALT Energy hosted the Regional Response Team Network

Midland, MI – XALT Energy hosted the Regional Response Team Network, or RRT January 25th. The RRT conducted joint hazardous material and technical rescue training at XALT Energy’s Midland, MI facility. XALT Energy is a lithium-ion battery manufacturing company that supplies energy storage solutions for commercial transportation, marine, and industrial applications. “XALT Energy has the perfect large indoor area for training, where real–life training scenarios can be conducted,” said Chief Rob Glenn of the Bangor Township Fire Department. CEO of XALT Energy, Richard R. Cundiff, III said, “XALT Energy is proud that we are able to offer our facility to our area emergency response teams for the benefit of their training and the safety of our community.”

The team provides training and response to hazardous material and technical rescue incidents

The team provides training and response to hazardous material and technical rescue incidents.

The RRT was created by 14 mid-Michigan counties; which include Alcona, Arenac, Bay, Gladwin, Genesee, Huron, Iosco, Lapeer, Midland, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Saginaw, Sanilac and Tuscola to make up Region 3. Team membership is made up of firefighters from Bay, Midland, and Saginaw county fire departments. The team provides training and response to hazardous material and technical rescue incidents.

This real-world training successfully tested the capabilities of the RRT, and further stressed the need for regional training.

This real-world training successfully tested the capabilities of the RRT, and further stressed the need for regional training.

“The RRT would like to thank XALT Energy for allowing us to train in their facility. This real-world training successfully tested the capabilities of the RRT, and further stressed the need for regional training.”

Contact Fire Chief Glenn with any questions at the number below.
Chief Rob Glenn
180 State Park Dr.
Bay City, MI 48706
989-684-8504