Aerials, Heal, Pumpers, Rescues

Apparatus Showcase

Issue 6 and Volume 23.



delivery of the month

Rosenbauer—Topeka (KS) Fire Department rescue/city service truck. Commander cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; EXT extruded aluminum body with lifetime warranty; Onan 40-kW generator; Command Light KL415 light tower; Bauer 25-cfm air compressor with four ASME 6,000-psi air bottles. Dealer: Max Fire, Castle Rock, CO. (Photo by Paul Barrett.)

Rosenbauer—Topeka (KS) Fire Department rescue/city service truck. Commander cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; EXT extruded aluminum body with lifetime warranty; Onan 40-kW generator; Command Light KL415 light tower; Bauer 25-cfm air compressor with four ASME 6,000-psi air bottles. Dealer: Max Fire, Castle Rock, CO. (Photo by Paul Barrett.)


Pierce—Fort Wayne (IN) Fire Department 95-foot platform quints (2). Arrow XT cabs and chassis; Detroit DD13 525-hp engines; Waterous S100 2,000-gpm single-stage pumps; UPF Poly 300-gallon tanks; Onan 6-kW generators. Dealer: Garry Davis, Global Emergency Products, Whitestown, IN.

Pierce—Fort Wayne (IN) Fire Department 95-foot platform quints (2). Arrow XT cabs and chassis; Detroit DD13 525-hp engines; Waterous S100 2,000-gpm single-stage pumps; UPF Poly 300-gallon tanks; Onan 6-kW generators. Dealer: Garry Davis, Global Emergency Products, Whitestown, IN.


Ferrara—Henderson (KY) Fire Department 107-foot aerial ladder quint. Inferno cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Hale Qmax 2,000-gpm pump; 500-gallon polypropylene tank; 20-gallon foam cell; Hale FoamLogix 3.3 single-agent foam system; Harrison Stinger 6-kW generator; Akron 3482 monitor with Akron Saber 1577 nozzle; Federal QuadraFlare warning lights. Dealer: Keith Sander Mid-America Fire & Safety, Evansville, IN.

Ferrara—Henderson (KY) Fire Department 107-foot aerial ladder quint. Inferno cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Hale Qmax 2,000-gpm pump; 500-gallon polypropylene tank; 20-gallon foam cell; Hale FoamLogix 3.3 single-agent foam system; Harrison Stinger 6-kW generator; Akron 3482 monitor with Akron Saber 1577 nozzle; Federal QuadraFlare warning lights. Dealer: Keith Sander Mid-America Fire & Safety, Evansville, IN.


KME—South Hill (VA) Volunteer Fire Department Inc. AerialCat platform quint. Predator cab and chassis; Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pump; 300-gallon polypropylene tank; 100-foot six-section steel ladder midmount aerial ladder platform; Optimo camera system with LCD color screen; IQAN full hydraulic control system. Dealer: Scott Zingaro, Goodman Specialized Vehicles, Amelia Court House, VA.

KME—South Hill (VA) Volunteer Fire Department Inc. AerialCat platform quint. Predator cab and chassis; Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pump; 300-gallon polypropylene tank; 100-foot six-section steel ladder midmount aerial ladder platform; Optimo camera system with LCD color screen; IQAN full hydraulic control system. Dealer: Scott Zingaro, Goodman Specialized Vehicles, Amelia Court House, VA.


Alexis—Washington Township Volunteer Fire Department, Marion, IN, pumper-tanker. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 350-hp engine; APR 2,000-gallon wet side polypropylene tank; Darley PSM 1,250-gpm pump; Newton 10-inch square manual dump valve with swivel tank dump and extension; folding tank rack storage and suction hose storage top of compartments on right and left sides. Dealer: Eric Foreman, Alexis Fire Equipment, Alexis, IL.

Alexis—Washington Township Volunteer Fire Department, Marion, IN, pumper-tanker. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 350-hp engine; APR 2,000-gallon wet side polypropylene tank; Darley PSM 1,250-gpm pump; Newton 10-inch square manual dump valve with swivel tank dump and extension; folding tank rack storage and suction hose storage top of compartments on right and left sides. Dealer: Eric Foreman, Alexis Fire Equipment, Alexis, IL.


Darley—Limestone Fire Protection District, Claremore, OK, AutoCAFS pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Darley Champion LDMBC 1,500-gpm pump; PolyBilt fire body with integral 760-gallon tank and 25- and 40-gallon foam cells. FoamPro 2002 dual-agent foam system; user-friendly Darley AutoCAFS system. Dealer: Neal Brooks, W.S. Darley, Braceville, IL.

Darley—Limestone Fire Protection District, Claremore, OK, AutoCAFS pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Darley Champion LDMBC 1,500-gpm pump; PolyBilt fire body with integral 760-gallon tank and 25- and 40-gallon foam cells. FoamPro 2002 dual-agent foam system; user-friendly Darley AutoCAFS system. Dealer: Neal Brooks, W.S. Darley, Braceville, IL.


HME—CAL OES, Mather, CA, Model 18, Type1 Urban Rescue pumpers (2). HME Ahrens-Fox SFO cabs and chassis; stainless steel modular bodies; Cummins ISL9 370-hp engines; Hale Qflo 1,250-gpm pumps; UPF Poly 850-gallon tanks; 20-gallon foam cells; Hale FoamLogix 2.1A Class A foam systems. Dealer: Casey Scott, Derotic Emergency Equipment, El Dorado Hills, CA.

HME—CAL OES, Mather, CA, Model 18, Type1 Urban Rescue pumpers (2). HME Ahrens-Fox SFO cabs and chassis; stainless steel modular bodies; Cummins ISL9 370-hp engines; Hale Qflo 1,250-gpm pumps; UPF Poly 850-gallon tanks; 20-gallon foam cells; Hale FoamLogix 2.1A Class A foam systems. Dealer: Casey Scott, Derotic Emergency Equipment, El Dorado Hills, CA.


E-ONE—North Providence (RI) pumper. Typhoon cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; E-ONE 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Smart Power 10-kW generator; 125-gpm Akron by-pass eductor with pickup tube foam system. Dealer: John Buckley, Greenwood Emergency Vehicles, Attleboro, MA.

E-ONE—North Providence (RI) pumper. Typhoon cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; E-ONE 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Smart Power 10-kW generator; 125-gpm Akron by-pass eductor with pickup tube foam system. Dealer: John Buckley, Greenwood Emergency Vehicles, Attleboro, MA.


Spencer Manufacturing—Wheatland Township Fire Department, Remus, MI, pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; APR polypropylene 1,052-gallon tank; 25-gallon foam cell; Hale 2.1A Class A foam system. Dealer: Steve Buckner, Spencer Manufacturing, South Haven, MI.

Spencer Manufacturing—Wheatland Township Fire Department, Remus, MI, pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; APR polypropylene 1,052-gallon tank; 25-gallon foam cell; Hale 2.1A Class A foam system. Dealer: Steve Buckner, Spencer Manufacturing, South Haven, MI.


Marion—Mountain View Fire Company, Troy, NY, pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 400-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; Harrison 8-kW generator; Whelen M9 Series Super LED scene light. Dealer: Jason Harris, CW Fire, Valley Falls, NY.

Marion—Mountain View Fire Company, Troy, NY, pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 400-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; Harrison 8-kW generator; Whelen M9 Series Super LED scene light. Dealer: Jason Harris, CW Fire, Valley Falls, NY.


Pierce—LaGrange Park (IL) Fire Department 107-foot Ascendant PUC aerial ladder quint. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Pierce 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 500-gallon tank; side roll and frontal impact protection. Dealer: John Kenna, Global Emergency Products, Aurora, IL.

Pierce—LaGrange Park (IL) Fire Department 107-foot Ascendant PUC aerial ladder quint. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Pierce 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 500-gallon tank; side roll and frontal impact protection. Dealer: John Kenna, Global Emergency Products, Aurora, IL.


E-ONE—Woonsocket (RI) Fire Department 110-foot aerial ladder. Cyclone ll Metro 100 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 87-foot waterway; 1,000-gpm Akron monitor on waterway; Vista IV display/control screen; Voyage rear camera system; Smart Power 10-kW generator. Dealer: John Buckley, Greenwood Emergency Vehicles, Attleboro, MA.

E-ONE—Woonsocket (RI) Fire Department 110-foot aerial ladder. Cyclone ll Metro 100 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 87-foot waterway; 1,000-gpm Akron monitor on waterway; Vista IV display/control screen; Voyage rear camera system; Smart Power 10-kW generator. Dealer: John Buckley, Greenwood Emergency Vehicles, Attleboro, MA.


Rosenbauer—Wentzville (MO) Fire Department 100-foot midmount Cobra quint. Commander 7018 cab and chassis; Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; Waterous S100 2,000-gpm pump; Pro Poly 750-gallon polypropylene tank; Rosenbauer Green Star 11.5-kW generator system with idle reduction technology; hot dipped galvanized painted aerial. Dealer: Brian Franz, Sentinel Emergency Solutions, Arnold. MO. (Photo by Paul Barrett.)

Rosenbauer—Wentzville (MO) Fire Department 100-foot midmount Cobra quint. Commander 7018 cab and chassis; Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; Waterous S100 2,000-gpm pump; Pro Poly 750-gallon polypropylene tank; Rosenbauer Green Star 11.5-kW generator system with idle reduction technology; hot dipped galvanized painted aerial. Dealer: Brian Franz, Sentinel Emergency Solutions, Arnold. MO. (Photo by Paul Barrett.)


Ferrara—Lowry Crossing Fire Department, McKinney, TX, pumper. Cinder cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qflo 1,250-gpm pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene tank; extruded aluminum body; Federal QuadraFlare warning lights; Whelen scene lights. Dealer: Carl Nix, Lone Star Emergency Group, Houston, TX.

Ferrara—Lowry Crossing Fire Department, McKinney, TX, pumper. Cinder cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qflo 1,250-gpm pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene tank; extruded aluminum body; Federal QuadraFlare warning lights; Whelen scene lights. Dealer: Carl Nix, Lone Star Emergency Group, Houston, TX.


Toyne—Hebron City (NE) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Metro Star X cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 380-hp engine; Waterous CSCU20 1,250-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; 25-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 1600-Class A foam system; Akron Apollo monitor. Dealer: Joe Moller, Toyne Inc., Breda, IA.

Toyne—Hebron City (NE) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Metro Star X cab and chassis; Cummins ISL 380-hp engine; Waterous CSCU20 1,250-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; 25-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 1600-Class A foam system; Akron Apollo monitor. Dealer: Joe Moller, Toyne Inc., Breda, IA.


KME—Talleyville (DE) Volunteer Fire Company 109-foot AerialCat rear-mount aerial ladder quint. Predator LFD cab and chassis; 109-foot four-section 100,000-psi steel aerial ladder; Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; Waterous CSUC20 2,000-gpm pump; UPF Poly 600-gallon tank; ASA Voyager triple camera system; Straight Shot hosebed. Dealer: Skip Stinger, First Priority Emergency Vehicles, Manchester, NJ. (Photo by Dennis C. Sharpe.)

KME—Talleyville (DE) Volunteer Fire Company 109-foot AerialCat rear-mount aerial ladder quint. Predator LFD cab and chassis; 109-foot four-section 100,000-psi steel aerial ladder; Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; Waterous CSUC20 2,000-gpm pump; UPF Poly 600-gallon tank; ASA Voyager triple camera system; Straight Shot hosebed. Dealer: Skip Stinger, First Priority Emergency Vehicles, Manchester, NJ. (Photo by Dennis C. Sharpe.)


Darley—Skagit County Fire District #6, Burlington, WA, WASP Polyvision quick-attack unit. Ford F-550 cab and chassis; Ford Power Stroke 6.7-liter 8-cylinder 330-hp engine; Darley Champion PSMC 1,500-gpm pump; PolyBilt fire body with integral 305-gallon tank and 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 1601 single-agent foam system. Dealer: Neal Brooks, W.S. Darley, Braceville, IL.

Darley—Skagit County Fire District #6, Burlington, WA, WASP Polyvision quick-attack unit. Ford F-550 cab and chassis; Ford Power Stroke 6.7-liter 8-cylinder 330-hp engine; Darley Champion PSMC 1,500-gpm pump; PolyBilt fire body with integral 305-gallon tank and 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 1601 single-agent foam system. Dealer: Neal Brooks, W.S. Darley, Braceville, IL.


Marion—West Lake (PA) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Akron 95-gpm eductor Class A foam system; Harrison 6-kW generator. Dealer: Marion Body Works, Marion, WI.

Marion—West Lake (PA) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Akron 95-gpm eductor Class A foam system; Harrison 6-kW generator. Dealer: Marion Body Works, Marion, WI.


Midwest Fire—Eagle Bend (MN) Fire Department pumper-tanker. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 350-hp engine; Darley LSP 1,000-gpm pump; APR polypropylene 3,000-gallon tank; 8-gallon foam cell; 3 Newton 10-inch square dump valves; FoamPro 1600 single-agent foam system; stainless steel “tip down” portable tank carrier and 3,000-gallon portable tank. Dealer: Rick Peterson, Midwest Fire, Luverne, MN.

Midwest Fire—Eagle Bend (MN) Fire Department pumper-tanker. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 350-hp engine; Darley LSP 1,000-gpm pump; APR polypropylene 3,000-gallon tank; 8-gallon foam cell; 3 Newton 10-inch square dump valves; FoamPro 1600 single-agent foam system; stainless steel “tip down” portable tank carrier and 3,000-gallon portable tank. Dealer: Rick Peterson, Midwest Fire, Luverne, MN.


HME Ahrens-Fox—Bad Rock (MT) Rural Fire Department wildland type III pumper. International 7400 four-door cab and chassis; Navistar N9 330-hp engine; LSPH 750-gpm pump; United Plastics Fabricating 500-gallon tank; FoamPro 1600 Class A foam system. Dealer: Gary Mahugh, Mahugh Fire & Safety LLC, Kalispell, MT.

HME Ahrens-Fox—Bad Rock (MT) Rural Fire Department wildland type III pumper. International 7400 four-door cab and chassis; Navistar N9 330-hp engine; LSPH 750-gpm pump; United Plastics Fabricating 500-gallon tank; FoamPro 1600 Class A foam system. Dealer: Gary Mahugh, Mahugh Fire & Safety LLC, Kalispell, MT.


Seagrave—Carlsbad (CA) Fire Department pumper. Marauder stainless steel tilt cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pump; 500-gallon polypropylene tank; two 30-gallon foam cells; FoamPro 2002 dual-agent foam system. Dealer: Paul Writt, Seagrave Fire Apparatus LLC, Clintonville, WI.

Seagrave—Carlsbad (CA) Fire Department pumper. Marauder stainless steel tilt cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pump; 500-gallon polypropylene tank; two 30-gallon foam cells; FoamPro 2002 dual-agent foam system. Dealer: Paul Writt, Seagrave Fire Apparatus LLC, Clintonville, WI.


Custom Fab & Body—Van Dyne (WI) Fire Department walk-around rescue. Ford F-650 Crew Cab and chassis; Power Stroke 6.7-liter 330-hp engine; 16.5-foot walk-around rescue body; Command Light CL602A light tower; Onan 15-kW generator; Warn ZEON 10-S multimount 10,000-pound winch. Dealer: Gary Bogenschutz, Custom Fab & Body, Marion, WI.

Custom Fab & Body—Van Dyne (WI) Fire Department walk-around rescue. Ford F-650 Crew Cab and chassis; Power Stroke 6.7-liter 330-hp engine; 16.5-foot walk-around rescue body; Command Light CL602A light tower; Onan 15-kW generator; Warn ZEON 10-S multimount 10,000-pound winch. Dealer: Gary Bogenschutz, Custom Fab & Body, Marion, WI.