Aerials, Heal, Pumpers, Rescues, Wildland Urban Interface

Apparatus Showcase

Issue 11 and Volume 23.

delivery of the month

Ferrara—Champaign (IL) Fire Department walk-around heavy rescue. Cinder cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; 19-foot rescue body; Will-Burt Night Scan Powerlite light tower; Harrison 20-kW generator; extruded aluminum body; rooftop storage compartments; FRC Spectra MAX scene lights. Dealer: Mark Nixon, A.E.C. Fire & Safety, Springfield, IL.

Ferrara—Champaign (IL) Fire Department walk-around heavy rescue. Cinder cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; 19-foot rescue body; Will-Burt Night Scan Powerlite light tower; Harrison 20-kW generator; extruded aluminum body; rooftop storage compartments; FRC Spectra MAX scene lights. Dealer: Mark Nixon, A.E.C. Fire & Safety, Springfield, IL.




Pierce—City of Beacon (NY) Fire Department pumper. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; front 5-inch intake; front trash line. Dealer: Mike Hanratty, Jr., Firematic Supply Company, Patterson, NY.

Pierce—City of Beacon (NY) Fire Department pumper. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; front 5-inch intake; front trash line. Dealer: Mike Hanratty, Jr., Firematic Supply Company, Patterson, NY.




Rosenbauer—Amador Fire Protection District, Jackson, CA, MP3 pumper. Commander 4x4 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Rosenbauer Bronze 1,500-gpm PTO pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; 20-gallon foam cell for future foam system; coffin storage boxes each side top of body. Dealer: John Burton, Burton’s Fire, Modesto, CA.

Rosenbauer—Amador Fire Protection District, Jackson, CA, MP3 pumper. Commander 4×4 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Rosenbauer Bronze 1,500-gpm PTO pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; 20-gallon foam cell for future foam system; coffin storage boxes each side top of body. Dealer: John Burton, Burton’s Fire, Modesto, CA.




E-ONE—Newark (NJ) Fire Department 110-foot aerial ladder. Cyclone II cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; single-axle ladder; Federal Signal warning lights; FRC scene lights. Dealer: Tony Amoroso, Absolute Fire, South Plainfield, NJ. (Photo by Ron Jeffers.)

E-ONE—Newark (NJ) Fire Department 110-foot aerial ladder. Cyclone II cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; single-axle ladder; Federal Signal warning lights; FRC scene lights. Dealer: Tony Amoroso, Absolute Fire, South Plainfield, NJ. (Photo by Ron Jeffers.)




HME Ahrens-Fox—Benton County Fire Protection District 2, Benton City, WA, top-mount rescue-pumpers (2). HME 1871 Spectr cabs and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engines; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pumps; UPF Poly 800-gallon tanks; 30-gallon foam cells; Hale 2.1A single-agent foam systems. Dealer: Jim Morgan, HME Ahrens-Fox, McMinnville, OR.

HME Ahrens-Fox—Benton County Fire Protection District 2, Benton City, WA, top-mount rescue-pumpers (2). HME 1871 Spectr cabs and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engines; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pumps; UPF Poly 800-gallon tanks; 30-gallon foam cells; Hale 2.1A single-agent foam systems. Dealer: Jim Morgan, HME Ahrens-Fox, McMinnville, OR.




BME—Menlo Park (CA) Fire Department Type 6 Wildland unit. Dodge 5500 4x4 4-door cab and chassis; Cummins 6.7L engine; Darley 2BE24K portable pump; 300-gallon polypropylene tank; aluminum body construction; custom BME console. Dealer: Glen Bailey, BME, Boise, ID.

BME—Menlo Park (CA) Fire Department Type 6 Wildland unit. Dodge 5500 4×4 4-door cab and chassis; Cummins 6.7L engine; Darley 2BE24K portable pump; 300-gallon polypropylene tank; aluminum body construction; custom BME console. Dealer: Glen Bailey, BME, Boise, ID.




Sutphen—North Greece Fire Department, Rochester, NY, custom pumpers (2). Monarch cabs and chassis; Cummins ISL9 400-hp engines; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pumps; Pro Poly 750-gallon polypropylene tanks; stainless steel body, pump modules, subframes, and fuel tanks; Harrison 6-kW generators; Dealer: Tim Norris, Herb Fire Equipment, Powell, OH.

Sutphen—North Greece Fire Department, Rochester, NY, custom pumpers (2). Monarch cabs and chassis; Cummins ISL9 400-hp engines; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pumps; Pro Poly 750-gallon polypropylene tanks; stainless steel body, pump modules, subframes, and fuel tanks; Harrison 6-kW generators; Dealer: Tim Norris, Herb Fire Equipment, Powell, OH.




KME—Nashville (TN) Fire Department, 101-foot Aerial Cat tractor drawn aerial. Predator tractor cab; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; 500-pound unrestricted wet-dry tip load rating; –7-degree low to 80-degree high elevation; 90-degree jack knife capability; pinnable waterway. Dealer: Adam Terry, NAFECO, Decatur, AL.

KME—Nashville (TN) Fire Department, 101-foot Aerial Cat tractor drawn aerial. Predator tractor cab; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; 500-pound unrestricted wet-dry tip load rating; –7-degree low to 80-degree high elevation; 90-degree jack knife capability; pinnable waterway. Dealer: Adam Terry, NAFECO, Decatur, AL.




Alexis—Gifford (IL) Fire Protection District top control pumper-tanker. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 350-hp engine; heavy-duty aluminum body with galvanized steel subframe; APR 2,000-gallon polypropylene tank; Darley PSM 1,250-gpm pump; Audiovox backup camera system with color monitor. Dealer: Jon Pittard, Alexis Fire Equipment, Alexis, IL.

Alexis—Gifford (IL) Fire Protection District top control pumper-tanker. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 350-hp engine; heavy-duty aluminum body with galvanized steel subframe; APR 2,000-gallon polypropylene tank; Darley PSM 1,250-gpm pump; Audiovox backup camera system with color monitor. Dealer: Jon Pittard, Alexis Fire Equipment, Alexis, IL.




Toyne—Ankeny (IA) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 500-gallon tank; Akron Hi Riser monitor; Whelen PFS2 telescoping scene lights. Dealer: Dale Derner, Toyne Inc., Breda, IA.

Toyne—Ankeny (IA) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 500-gallon tank; Akron Hi Riser monitor; Whelen PFS2 telescoping scene lights. Dealer: Dale Derner, Toyne Inc., Breda, IA.




Pierce—Lafayette (IN) Fire Department heavy-duty walk-around rescue. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 18.5-foot walk-around rescue body; Harrison 30-kW generator; side-roll and frontal impact protection in cab; David Clark intercom system. Dealer: Garry Davis, Global Emergency Products, Whitestown, IN.

Pierce—Lafayette (IN) Fire Department heavy-duty walk-around rescue. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 18.5-foot walk-around rescue body; Harrison 30-kW generator; side-roll and frontal impact protection in cab; David Clark intercom system. Dealer: Garry Davis, Global Emergency Products, Whitestown, IN.




E-ONE—Limerick (PA) Fire Company tower ladder. Cyclone II cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Elkhart Scorpion 1,250-gpm manual monitor; Harrison 10-kW generator; Whelen LED light package. Dealer: Ron Elmo, First Choice Fire Apparatus, Hanover, PA. (Photo by Jason Coleman-Cobb.)

E-ONE—Limerick (PA) Fire Company tower ladder. Cyclone II cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Elkhart Scorpion 1,250-gpm manual monitor; Harrison 10-kW generator; Whelen LED light package. Dealer: Ron Elmo, First Choice Fire Apparatus, Hanover, PA. (Photo by Jason Coleman-Cobb.)




Rosenbauer—Amwell Valley Fire Company, Ringoes, NJ, pumper. International 7300 4x4 4-door cab and chassis; Cummins ISB 360-hp engine; Hale DSD 1,500-gpm pump; 750-gallon polypropylene tank; 20-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2002 single-agent foam system; Pneumax 200P CAFS system; Ramsey 12,000-lb. electric winch. Dealer: Jim Lepore, Defender Emergency Products Sales & Service, Brick, NJ.

Rosenbauer—Amwell Valley Fire Company, Ringoes, NJ, pumper. International 7300 4×4 4-door cab and chassis; Cummins ISB 360-hp engine; Hale DSD 1,500-gpm pump; 750-gallon polypropylene tank; 20-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2002 single-agent foam system; Pneumax 200P CAFS system; Ramsey 12,000-lb. electric winch. Dealer: Jim Lepore, Defender Emergency Products Sales & Service, Brick, NJ.




HME—Poultney (VT) Fire Department Ahrens-Fox rescue-pumper. HME 1871-W cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,450-gallon tank; TFT Hurricane RC monitor; Harrison 8-kW generator. Dealer: Glenn Davis, Lakes Region Fire Apparatus, Barnstead, NH.

HME—Poultney (VT) Fire Department Ahrens-Fox rescue-pumper. HME 1871-W cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,450-gallon tank; TFT Hurricane RC monitor; Harrison 8-kW generator. Dealer: Glenn Davis, Lakes Region Fire Apparatus, Barnstead, NH.




Ferrara—Champaign (IL) Fire Department 107-foot aerial ladder quint. Inferno cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; 4-section rear-mount aerial ladder with 107-foot vertical reach at 72 degrees; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pump; UPF Poly 300-gallon tank; rescue tool storage in bumper compartment; Genesis PTO Outlaw power tools rescue system; Harrison 10-kW generator. Dealer: Mark Nixon, A.E.C. Fire & Safety, Springfield, IL.

Ferrara—Champaign (IL) Fire Department 107-foot aerial ladder quint. Inferno cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; 4-section rear-mount aerial ladder with 107-foot vertical reach at 72 degrees; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pump; UPF Poly 300-gallon tank; rescue tool storage in bumper compartment; Genesis PTO Outlaw power tools rescue system; Harrison 10-kW generator. Dealer: Mark Nixon, A.E.C. Fire & Safety, Springfield, IL.




SVI—Napa County (CA) Fire Department rescue. Spartan Gladiator cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 22-foot walk-in rescue body; Command Light CL611A-HQ light tower; Bosch Command Camera System on 40-foot mast; OnScene solutions heavy duty cargo slides. Dealer: Blair Schrock, Emergency Vehicle Group, Anaheim, CA.

SVI—Napa County (CA) Fire Department rescue. Spartan Gladiator cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 22-foot walk-in rescue body; Command Light CL611A-HQ light tower; Bosch Command Camera System on 40-foot mast; OnScene solutions heavy duty cargo slides. Dealer: Blair Schrock, Emergency Vehicle Group, Anaheim, CA.




KME—River Rouge (MI) Fire Department pumper. Predator Panther cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale DSD 1,500-gpm pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FRC MFA 201 single-agent foam system; ASA Voyager camera system; FRC Spectra scene lights. Dealer: Chris Payette, Payette Sales and Service, Grosse Ile, MI.

KME—River Rouge (MI) Fire Department pumper. Predator Panther cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale DSD 1,500-gpm pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FRC MFA 201 single-agent foam system; ASA Voyager camera system; FRC Spectra scene lights. Dealer: Chris Payette, Payette Sales and Service, Grosse Ile, MI.




Sutphen—Valparaiso (IN) Fire Department SP70 aerial platform quint. Monarch cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; 70-foot aerial platform; UPF Poly 500-gallon tank; Smart Power 6-kW generator; two TFT Monsoon electric monitors on platform. Dealer: Paul Werner, Herb Fire Equipment, Powell, OH.

Sutphen—Valparaiso (IN) Fire Department SP70 aerial platform quint. Monarch cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; 70-foot aerial platform; UPF Poly 500-gallon tank; Smart Power 6-kW generator; two TFT Monsoon electric monitors on platform. Dealer: Paul Werner, Herb Fire Equipment, Powell, OH.




Rescue 1—AT&T, New Jersey Mobile Command Unit, mobile command rescue with slide-out room. Ford F-650 cab and chassis; Ford 6.7L 270-hp engine; all extruded aluminum construction with extreme duty brushed aluminum interior cabinetry; five work stations; street-side 8-foot long slide-out room extends three feet; automatic stabilizing jack system; four equipment storage compartments. Dealer: Mike Marquis, Rescue 1, Manasquan, NJ.

Rescue 1—AT&T, New Jersey Mobile Command Unit, mobile command rescue with slide-out room. Ford F-650 cab and chassis; Ford 6.7L 270-hp engine; all extruded aluminum construction with extreme duty brushed aluminum interior cabinetry; five work stations; street-side 8-foot long slide-out room extends three feet; automatic stabilizing jack system; four equipment storage compartments. Dealer: Mike Marquis, Rescue 1, Manasquan, NJ.




4 Guys Fire Trucks—Grantville (PA) Fire Company custom pumper. Spartan Gladiator cab and chassis; Cummins ISX15 500-hp engine; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam system; FRC Spectra LED telescopic scene lights; Whelen LED light package. Dealer: Bob Pursel, Commonwealth Fire Equipment Co., Winchester, VA. (Photo by Jason Coleman-Cobb.)

4 Guys Fire Trucks—Grantville (PA) Fire Company custom pumper. Spartan Gladiator cab and chassis; Cummins ISX15 500-hp engine; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam system; FRC Spectra LED telescopic scene lights; Whelen LED light package. Dealer: Bob Pursel, Commonwealth Fire Equipment Co., Winchester, VA. (Photo by Jason Coleman-Cobb.)




Seagrave—Pleasant Hill Fire Department of Iowa pumper. Marauder stainless steel tilt cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,750-gpm pump; Pro Poly 500-gallon polypropylene tank; 30-gallon and 50-gallon foam cells. Foam Pro 2002 dual-agent foam system. Dealer: Brett Romberg, Seagrave fire Apparatus, Clintonville, WI.

Seagrave—Pleasant Hill Fire Department of Iowa pumper. Marauder stainless steel tilt cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,750-gpm pump; Pro Poly 500-gallon polypropylene tank; 30-gallon and 50-gallon foam cells. Foam Pro 2002 dual-agent foam system. Dealer: Brett Romberg, Seagrave fire Apparatus, Clintonville, WI.




1st Attack Engineering—Knightstown (IN) Fire Department aluminum flatbed pumper with man wells. Ford F-350 Super Cab and chassis; Ford 6.2L V8 engine; Darley 2BE portable pump with Honda 23-hp engine; 250-gallon APR Copolymer tank; 5-gallon foam cell; Scotty around-the-pump single-agent foam system. Dealer: Jeffrey Cook, 1st Attack Engineering, Waterloo, IN.

1st Attack Engineering—Knightstown (IN) Fire Department aluminum flatbed pumper with man wells. Ford F-350 Super Cab and chassis; Ford 6.2L V8 engine; Darley 2BE portable pump with Honda 23-hp engine; 250-gallon APR Copolymer tank; 5-gallon foam cell; Scotty around-the-pump single-agent foam system. Dealer: Jeffrey Cook, 1st Attack Engineering, Waterloo, IN.