Fire in Berovo

The Volunteer Fire Department Sveti Nikole today set up a dedicated pool for filling the helicopter bucket (a technique practiced by the Austrian and Slovenian firefighters last year, which is also used in forest fires). With this method, the time to fill the bucket of the helicopter is shortened many times, as it is possible…

Participation in training for protection and rescue on wildfires

In the period from 31.05.2022 to 02.06.2022, VFD Sveti Nikole participated in the Basic training for protection and rescue on wildfires, realized by the Directorate for Protection and Rescue of Macedonia. In addition to the employees of the DPR’s  Rapid Response Teams, participants from the Red Cross of Macedonia, volunteer fire deparments, representatives from the…

Visit OKTA AD Skopje fire station

Today, 11.03.2022, members of VFD Sveti Nikole were on a working visit to the fire station of OKTA AD Skopje. During the visit, the fire vehicles and the entire firefighting and material and technical equipment available to this fire station were presented. Also through a demonstration exercise, the firefighters demonstrated the way of work and…

Visit to the residence of the British Ambassador

Visit to the residence of the British Ambassador, Her Excellency Rachel Galloway, for support and development of voluntary fire departments in Macedonia as well as future deepened cooperation with the firefighting sector of the United Kingdom. *  

Receipt of sophisticated firefighting equipment

As a result of the project supported by the German Embassy in Skopje for procurement of new sophisticated firefighting equipment in 2021, it was handed over on January 12, 2022 by the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Skopje Anke Holstein. More information at the following link: