Marine fire station is located on the River Tees next to Middlesbrough’s famous Transporter Bridge. It provides fire and rescue services to a large commercial and industrial area and nearby domestic and retail businesses.
Within its operating area it also has a major town centre development, the multi-sited Middlesbrough College, a multiplex cinema, a top tier Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) chemical plant and a 35,000 seater football stadium.
In community terms it complements the work of Middlesbrough and Coulby fire stations within the Middlesbrough District. It also supports them operationally.