Aerials, Apparatus, Pumpers, Rescues, SOC Specialized, Wildland Urban Interface

Apparatus Showcase

Issue 1 and Volume 23.

delivery of the month

Pierce—Carbondale (IL) Fire Department 107-foot Ascendant aerial ladder quint. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Pierce 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; UPF Poly 500-gallon tank; 20-gallon foam cell; Pierce Husky 3 Class A foam system; Harrison 6-kW generator. Dealer: Rusty Holmes, Global Emergency Products, Whitestown, IN.

Pierce—Carbondale (IL) Fire Department 107-foot Ascendant aerial ladder quint. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Pierce 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; UPF Poly 500-gallon tank; 20-gallon foam cell; Pierce Husky 3 Class A foam system; Harrison 6-kW generator. Dealer: Rusty Holmes, Global Emergency Products, Whitestown, IN.

HME—Stratford (CT) Fire Department Ahrens-Fox rescue-pumper. HME Spectr cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,020-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Elkhart 241-150 foam eductor; stainless steel fire body. Dealer: Joe Birarelli, Twin Lights Milford Body Shop Inc., Milford, CT.

HME—Stratford (CT) Fire Department Ahrens-Fox rescue-pumper. HME Spectr cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,020-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Elkhart 241-150 foam eductor; stainless steel fire body. Dealer: Joe Birarelli, Twin Lights Milford Body Shop Inc., Milford, CT.

E-ONE—St. Lucie Fire Department, Port St. Lucie, FL, pumper. Typhoon cab and chassis; Cummins L9 380-hp engine; E-ONE eMAX 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 780-gallon tank; coffin top-mount storage compartments. Dealer: Ron Wilson, Hall-Mark RTC, Ocala, FL.

E-ONE—St. Lucie Fire Department, Port St. Lucie, FL, pumper. Typhoon cab and chassis; Cummins L9 380-hp engine; E-ONE eMAX 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 780-gallon tank; coffin top-mount storage compartments. Dealer: Ron Wilson, Hall-Mark RTC, Ocala, FL.

Rosenbauer—St. Paul (MN) Fire Department pumpers (2). Commander cabs and chassis; Cummins ISL 380-hp engines; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pumps; 500-gallon polypropylene tanks; 30-gallon foam cells; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam systems. Dealer: Steve Harris, General Safety Division, Wyoming, MN. (Photo by Paul Barrett.)

Rosenbauer—St. Paul (MN) Fire Department pumpers (2). Commander cabs and chassis; Cummins ISL 380-hp engines; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pumps; 500-gallon polypropylene tanks; 30-gallon foam cells; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam systems. Dealer: Steve Harris, General Safety Division, Wyoming, MN. (Photo by Paul Barrett.)

Ferrara—Wayne (NY) Fire District MVP rescue-pumper. Cinder cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 2,000-gpm pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene tank; 20-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2002 single-agent foam system; Command Light Knight 2 light tower; rooftop compartments. Dealer: Jeff Fortino, CNY Emergency Vehicles, Syracuse, NY.

Ferrara—Wayne (NY) Fire District MVP rescue-pumper. Cinder cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 2,000-gpm pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene tank; 20-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2002 single-agent foam system; Command Light Knight 2 light tower; rooftop compartments. Dealer: Jeff Fortino, CNY Emergency Vehicles, Syracuse, NY.

KME—Franklin Township-Forest Grove (NJ) Volunteer Fire Department 27-foot walk-in rescue. Predator™ Severe Service cab and chassis; Cummins ISX 500-hp engine; six-compartment walk-in rescue with aluminum body; Onan 25-kW Protec PTO generator; ASA Voyager rear camera system. Dealer: Fred Hundt, First Priority Emergency Vehicles, Manchester, NJ. (Photo by Dennis Sharpe.)

KME—Franklin Township-Forest Grove (NJ) Volunteer Fire Department 27-foot walk-in rescue. Predator™ Severe Service cab and chassis; Cummins ISX 500-hp engine; six-compartment walk-in rescue with aluminum body; Onan 25-kW Protec PTO generator; ASA Voyager rear camera system. Dealer: Fred Hundt, First Priority Emergency Vehicles, Manchester, NJ. (Photo by Dennis Sharpe.)

Alexis—Prospect Heights (IL) Fire Protection District 3,000-gallon tanker-pumper. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 350-hp engine; APR 3,000-gallon wetside polypropylene tank; Darley PSM 1,250-gpm pump; pump operator panel under tank; one Newton 10-inch square manual swivel tank dump valve; folding tank rack storage above compartments on driver side. Dealer: K. Jeffrey Morris, Alexis Fire Equipment, Alexis, IL.

Alexis—Prospect Heights (IL) Fire Protection District 3,000-gallon tanker-pumper. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 350-hp engine; APR 3,000-gallon wetside polypropylene tank; Darley PSM 1,250-gpm pump; pump operator panel under tank; one Newton 10-inch square manual swivel tank dump valve; folding tank rack storage above compartments on driver side. Dealer: K. Jeffrey Morris, Alexis Fire Equipment, Alexis, IL.

W.S. Darley & Company—Annawan-Alba Fire Protection District, Annawan, IL, AutoCAFS pumper. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 330-hp engine; Darley LDMBC 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; 220-cfm Darley AutoCAFS; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam system; Onan 8-kW generator; CoPolymer body with integral 770-gallon tank and 25-gallon foam cell; “Curbside” pump controls. Dealer: Neal Brooks, W.S. Darley & Company, Itasca, IL. (Photo by author.)

W.S. Darley & Company—Annawan-Alba Fire Protection District, Annawan, IL, AutoCAFS pumper. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 330-hp engine; Darley LDMBC 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; 220-cfm Darley AutoCAFS; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam system; Onan 8-kW generator; CoPolymer body with integral 770-gallon tank and 25-gallon foam cell; “Curbside” pump controls. Dealer: Neal Brooks, W.S. Darley & Company, Itasca, IL. (Photo by author.)

Sutphen—Lake Ariel (PA) Fire Department custom pumper. Monarch cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax-XS 1,500-gpm top-mount pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene tank; 20-gallon foam cell; Akron 125 eductor foam system; Zico ladder rack system; Smart Power 8-kW generator. Dealer: Daryl Rhyne, Signal 1 Fire Equipment, Honesdale, PA. (Photo by Jason Coleman-Cobb.)

Sutphen—Lake Ariel (PA) Fire Department custom pumper. Monarch cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax-XS 1,500-gpm top-mount pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene tank; 20-gallon foam cell; Akron 125 eductor foam system; Zico ladder rack system; Smart Power 8-kW generator. Dealer: Daryl Rhyne, Signal 1 Fire Equipment, Honesdale, PA. (Photo by Jason Coleman-Cobb.)

4 Guys Fire Trucks—Millheim (PA) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; Harrison 15-kW generator; 4 Guys hydraulic ladder rack; Voyager observation backup camera. Dealer: Bob Pursel, Commonwealth Fire Equipment Company, Winchester, VA. (Photo by Jason Coleman-Cobb.)

4 Guys Fire Trucks—Millheim (PA) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; Harrison 15-kW generator; 4 Guys hydraulic ladder rack; Voyager observation backup camera. Dealer: Bob Pursel, Commonwealth Fire Equipment Company, Winchester, VA. (Photo by Jason Coleman-Cobb.)

Pierce—Pontiac (IL) Rural Fire Protection District PUC pumper. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Pierce 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Pierce Husky 3 Class A foam system; Will-Burt Chief NS 2.3 light tower. Dealer: Larry Graves, Global Emergency Products, Aurora, IL.

Pierce—Pontiac (IL) Rural Fire Protection District PUC pumper. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Pierce 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Pierce Husky 3 Class A foam system; Will-Burt Chief NS 2.3 light tower. Dealer: Larry Graves, Global Emergency Products, Aurora, IL.

HME—Katonah (NY) Fire District Rapid Attack Truck (RAT) pumper. HME 1871 SFO MFDxl cab and chassis with raised roof; Cummins ISB 6.7 360-hp engine; Allison 3000 EVS transmission; Hale RSD 1,500-gpm pump; UPF rectangular 500-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam tank; FoamPro 2001 Class A foam system; Harrison hydraulic 8-kW generator. Dealer: Joe Birarelli, Twin Lights Milford Body Shop, Inc., Katonah, NY.

HME—Katonah (NY) Fire District Rapid Attack Truck (RAT) pumper. HME 1871 SFO MFDxl cab and chassis with raised roof; Cummins ISB 6.7 360-hp engine; Allison 3000 EVS transmission; Hale RSD 1,500-gpm pump; UPF rectangular 500-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam tank; FoamPro 2001 Class A foam system; Harrison hydraulic 8-kW generator. Dealer: Joe Birarelli, Twin Lights Milford Body Shop, Inc., Katonah, NY.

Ferrara—Detroit (MI) Fire Department 100-foot three-section heavy-duty rear-mount aerial platform quint. Inferno cab and chassis; Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; 300-gallon polypropylene tank; EZ Stack hosebed; 4,500-psi breathing air system. Dealer: Eric Adams, Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Holden, LA.

Ferrara—Detroit (MI) Fire Department 100-foot three-section heavy-duty rear-mount aerial platform quint. Inferno cab and chassis; Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; 300-gallon polypropylene tank; EZ Stack hosebed; 4,500-psi breathing air system. Dealer: Eric Adams, Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Holden, LA.

E-ONE—Newton (MA) Fire Department pumper. Typhoon cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 450-hp engine; Hale Qflo 1,250-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; Harrison 6-kW generator; Akron 125-gpm foam eductor system. Dealer: Mark McDonald, Greenwood Emergency Vehicles, North Attleboro, MA.

E-ONE—Newton (MA) Fire Department pumper. Typhoon cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 450-hp engine; Hale Qflo 1,250-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; Harrison 6-kW generator; Akron 125-gpm foam eductor system. Dealer: Mark McDonald, Greenwood Emergency Vehicles, North Attleboro, MA.

Rosenbauer—Belmont (WI) Fire Protection District top-mount pumper. Commander cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Rosenbauer N 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; Rosenbauer EZ foam system. Dealer: Doug Quam, Jefferson Fire & Safety, Middleton, WI.

Rosenbauer—Belmont (WI) Fire Protection District top-mount pumper. Commander cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Rosenbauer N 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; Rosenbauer EZ foam system. Dealer: Doug Quam, Jefferson Fire & Safety, Middleton, WI.

KME—Golder Ranch (AZ) Fire District pumper. Panther cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; 25-gallon foam cell; Waterous CXS 1,500-gpm pump; 3⁄16-inch aluminum body; coffin storage compartment; aluminum tread plate rolling/lift-up hosebed cover; FRC INVIEW 360™ video system kit. Dealer: Autumn Heyer, WW Williams, North Las Vegas, NV.

KME—Golder Ranch (AZ) Fire District pumper. Panther cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; 25-gallon foam cell; Waterous CXS 1,500-gpm pump; 3⁄16-inch aluminum body; coffin storage compartment; aluminum tread plate rolling/lift-up hosebed cover; FRC INVIEW 360™ video system kit. Dealer: Autumn Heyer, WW Williams, North Las Vegas, NV.

VT Hackney—Colonie Fire Company, Albany, NY, light rescue. Ford F-550 four-door cab and chassis; 6.7-liter V8 Power Stroke 300-hp engine; 12.6-foot Hackney seven-compartment walk-around rescue body; Smart Power 6-kW generator; Federal Signal rearview color camera; Whelen LED warning lights. Dealer: Ed Smith, VT Hackney Inc., Washington, NC.

VT Hackney—Colonie Fire Company, Albany, NY, light rescue. Ford F-550 four-door cab and chassis; 6.7-liter V8 Power Stroke 300-hp engine; 12.6-foot Hackney seven-compartment walk-around rescue body; Smart Power 6-kW generator; Federal Signal rearview color camera; Whelen LED warning lights. Dealer: Ed Smith, VT Hackney Inc., Washington, NC.

CustomFIRE—Hobart (WI) Fire Department pumper. Spartan cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CSUC20 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam system; EMS cabinets in cab; front bumper extension with hosewell. Dealer: Larry Grassl, CustomFIRE, Osceola, WI.

CustomFIRE—Hobart (WI) Fire Department pumper. Spartan cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CSUC20 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam system; EMS cabinets in cab; front bumper extension with hosewell. Dealer: Larry Grassl, CustomFIRE, Osceola, WI.

Custom Fab & Body—Riga Township (MI) Fire Department, pumper-tanker. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 350-hp engine. Hale DSD 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 3,000-gallon tank; three Newton dump valves and extension chutes; Zico portable tank system. Dealer: Joe Thomas, Great Lakes Fire & Rescue, Grand Lodge, MI.

Custom Fab & Body—Riga Township (MI) Fire Department, pumper-tanker. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 350-hp engine. Hale DSD 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 3,000-gallon tank; three Newton dump valves and extension chutes; Zico portable tank system. Dealer: Joe Thomas, Great Lakes Fire & Rescue, Grand Lodge, MI.

Spartan ER—Winstead (MN) Fire Department top-mount enclosed pump controls pumper. Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 380-hp engine; Waterous CSU C20 1,500-gpm pump; Pro Poly 760-gallon polypropylene tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2002 Class A foam system; Smart Power 10-kW generator. Dealer: Dan Rushchmeier, North Central Emergency Vehicles, Lester Prairie, MN.

Spartan ER—Winstead (MN) Fire Department top-mount enclosed pump controls pumper. Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 380-hp engine; Waterous CSU C20 1,500-gpm pump; Pro Poly 760-gallon polypropylene tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2002 Class A foam system; Smart Power 10-kW generator. Dealer: Dan Rushchmeier, North Central Emergency Vehicles, Lester Prairie, MN.

Spartan ER—Community Fire Company No. 1, Franklin Township, NJ, pumper. Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Pro Poly 750-gallon polypropylene tank; Hale Qtwo 2,000-gpm pump; 50-gallon foam cell; Elkhart 95-gpm eductor foam system; Will-Burt Night Scan Chief model NS 1.8 light tower; Smart Power 6-kW generator. Dealer: Robert Cowan, Campbell Supply Company, South Brunswick, NJ. (Photo by John M. Malecky.)

Spartan ER—Community Fire Company No. 1, Franklin Township, NJ, pumper. Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Pro Poly 750-gallon polypropylene tank; Hale Qtwo 2,000-gpm pump; 50-gallon foam cell; Elkhart 95-gpm eductor foam system; Will-Burt Night Scan Chief model NS 1.8 light tower; Smart Power 6-kW generator. Dealer: Robert Cowan, Campbell Supply Company, South Brunswick, NJ. (Photo by John M. Malecky.)

UST—Nunda Rural Fire Protection District, Crystal Lake, IL, Heritage series 3,500-gallon tanker-pumper. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Detroit DD13 450-hp engine; Hale MBP 1,000-gpm pump; dual Zico 3,000-gallon porta-tank racks; Whelen LED lighting. Dealer: Jerry Bender and Joe Lee, US Tank, Delevan, WI.

UST—Nunda Rural Fire Protection District, Crystal Lake, IL, Heritage series 3,500-gallon tanker-pumper. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Detroit DD13 450-hp engine; Hale MBP 1,000-gpm pump; dual Zico 3,000-gallon porta-tank racks; Whelen LED lighting. Dealer: Jerry Bender and Joe Lee, US Tank, Delevan, WI.