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5 Alarm Fire Apparatus joins HME Ahrens-Fox as Distributor


Located in Houma Louisiana, 5 Alarm has over 20 years of experience refurbishing, manufacturing and repairing fire apparatus across the entire southeast region.

Polaris® RANGER 6x6 Featuring RKO Enterprises Fire/Rescue Slip-In Unit


RKO Enterprises’ Slip-in Unit is added to the rear cargo box (42.5” x 54” x 11.5”) for both fire and rescue capabilities.

Midwest Fire Gains U.S. Forest Service Approval on Two Fire Apparatus


Midwest Fire’s Superintendent and Water Tender equipment met all the requirements stipulated by the U.S. Forest Service.

Wildland Urban Interface Apparatus Assuming Larger Role in Many Department Fleets


The dual ability to fight a structure fire and a wildland fire characterizes the typical WUI apparatus, while the department, the budget, and the terrain determine the actual type of apparatus.

Smeal Fire Apparatus Co. Acquires UST Fire Apparatus


Effective July 1, 2014, the acquisition expands Smeal’s product offering to include stainless steel custom and commercial tankers/tenders, and other apparatus.

Ultra-High Pressure Pump


To meet the municipal NFPA 1901 requirement, the CPK-5 package comes with a separate CPK-2 pump driven off the transmission PTO.

WUI Apparatus, Equipment Attract Attention


As more residential housing and commercial structures get built on the fringes of wildlands, concern grows among fire departments about protecting those areas from the threat of wildland fires.

Toyne Prepares to Put Brand, Apparatus on Display at FDIC


In addition to these two units on display in the Toyne booth, the company will showcase a very unique truck custom designed for the Cordova Fire Department (Cordova, Ne.) in partnership with Freightliner in booth #4521.

New UTV/Skid Unit Offers Expanded Options


The Viking FI 4X4 and the FI 4X4 EPS UTVs each have a cargo bed capacity of 600 pounds, suitable for carrying the MEDLITE Transport unit with attendant, patient, and gear.

Special Delivery: Cal OES Lends Hundreds of HME Pumpers to California Fire Departments


California OES provides HME Type 1 pumpers to local departments in exchange for staffing them for state needs.

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