Fireboy-Xintex Change of Ownership

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Please be advised that effective June 7, 2017 there was a change of ownership with our company. W.S. Darley & Co. and Larry Akins have formed a new company named Fireboy-Xintex LLC, which includes Aetna Engineering.

Since 1908, W.S. Darley & Co. has been dedicated to serving the World’s Fire and Emergency Services. The corporate headquarters are located in Itasca, IL and their manufacturing, engineering and research and development operations are in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, and Janesville, Iowa.

The entire company is committed to customer satisfaction. They are dedicated to excellence and offer a diverse line of quality products and services through progressive design, manufacturing and distribution. W. S. Darley & Co.‘s involvement in the Fire Industry spans over a century and four generations of Darley’s. See their website for more information:


This is a company name change only and the Management team, Operations, Manufacturing, and all product models and numbers will remain the same. We are in the process of updating all of the approval certificates and product labels with the new name. Fireboy-Xintex, LLC will no longer be used.

Please update your records as follows:

                        Fireboy-Xintex LLC

                        O-379 Lake Michigan Drive NW

                        Grand Rapids, MI 49534


All e-mail addresses, phone numbers and extensions remain intact.

Everything will remain the same and we appreciate your assistance working through this transition with our customers.

Please call any of us if you have any questions.