Martin Davey


Coordinator Special Operations, , Hazmat-CBRNE Program Firefighter


Ottawa Fire Services


About me

Martin first put a NBC suit on and had his first introduction to the gas hut with the RAF Regiment in his late teens. Studied Mechanical Engineering at University of Northumbria Newcastle, Spent a couple of decades working in industry, mechanical engineering and communications in UK and Canada.  10 years at Nortel Networks before changing paths to pursue a career in Firefighting for the past 15 years. Hazmat/CBRNe Technician for 8 Years.  Completed Advanced CBRNe course at CFB Suffield with DRDC.  Last year became Information Technology - IT Coordinator for Hazmat/CBRNe Program Ottawa Fire Services Special Operations Division, responsible for specifying and maintaining IT assets for Hazmat/CBRNe Program.  Work as part of a Multi Threat Response Team in Canada’s Capital With RCMP CBRNE Team and Ottawa Police and EMS.  A member of multiple working groups, workshops and committees in Hazmat CBRNe and first responder communications.  Technical SME Contributor to the Canada First Responder Cellular Network working group at DRDC.

Martin Davey


Platinum Sponsor

  • FLIR Systems, Inc.

Gold Sponsor

  • Engility Corporation

Silver Sponsor

  • Veteran Corps of America
  • Rapiscan Systems
  • Passport Systems, Inc.
  • ITL Solutions
  • Federal Resources
  • BioFire Defense LLC
  • BBI Detection
  • Battelle