Fire Apparatus, Magazine

Apparatus Showcase: July 2020

Issue 7 and Volume 25.

delivery of the month

KME—Fern Creek (KY) Fire Department pumper. Severe Service LFD cab and chassis; Cummins X12 500-hp engine; Waterous CX 1,500-gpm pump; 500-gallon polypropylene water tank; 20-gallon foam cell; Akron foam eductor system pickup kit #2; flushback fire body constructed of 3⁄16-inch aluminum. Dealer: Rob Hubbard, Fire Department Service and Supply, Louisville, KY.

Pierce—Terre Haute (IN) Fire Department pumpers (2). Enforcer cabs and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engines; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pumps; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon water tanks; 20-gallon foam cell and a Pierce Husky 3 Class A foam system on one unit. Dealer: Tim Learned, MacQueen Emergency, Whitestown, IN.

Rosenbauer—Troy Fire Protection District, Shorewood, IL, top-mount pumper. Commander 7011 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CSUC20 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon water tank; Vanner IQC12 inverter; Rosenbauer sealed lever bank pump controls; low hosebed. Dealer: Bill Schreiber, Sentinel Emergency Solutions, Arnold, MO. >

Spartan ER—South Houston (TX) Fire Department 75-foot aerial ladder quint. Gladiator cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 2,000-gpm pump; Pro Poly 500-gallon polypropylene water tank; 25-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 1600 Class A foam system; Harrison 6-kW generator. Dealer: Jason Karr, Metro Fire Apparatus Specialists. Houston, TX. >

Alexis—St. Louis (MO) Fire Department chemical truck. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; heavy-duty stainless-steel body and subframe; Hale Qtwo 2,000-gpm pump; 300-gallon polypropylene water tank, 800-gallon foam tank; Williams WATP 500V around-the-pump foam system; TOMCO carbon dioxide refrigerated D.O.T. delivery unit; Vanner 3000 inverter; Amerex 500-pound dry chemical skid; electrically actuated roll-out tray, rear. Dealer: Jeffrey Morris, Alexis Fire Equipment, Alexis, IL. >

E-ONE—Bloomfield (NJ) Fire Department eMAX pumper. Typhoon X cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; eMAX 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; UPF Poly 780-gallon water tank; Harrison MAS 6-kW generator. Dealer: Chris Dubois, Absolute Fire Protection, South Plainfield, NJ. (Photo by Ron Jeffers.) >

SVI Trucks—Cedar Park (TX) Fire Department heavy rescue. Spartan Gladiator cab and chassis; Cummins X 500-hp engine; 22-foot walk-around rescue body; Onan Protec 32-kW PTO generator; Bauer air compressor with Type 2 fill station; Hannay high-pressure air hose reel; custom-mounted Paratech struts and kits; OnScene Solutions heavy-duty aluminum cargo slides. Dealer: Metro Fire Apparatus Specialists, Houston, TX. >

Sutphen—Lehigh Acres (FL) Fire Control & Rescue District pumpers (2). Monarch cabs and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engines; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm, pumps; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon water tanks; 30-gallon foam cells; clean cab configuration; FRC LED scene lights. Dealer: Clark Green, South Florida Emergency Vehicles, Fort Myers, FL. >

HME Ahrens-Fox—Marine City (MI) Fire Authority rescue-pumper. HME Ahrens-Fox SFO-MFD cab and chassis; Cummins L9 330-hp engine; Waterous CX 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,000-gallon water tank. Dealer: Matt Creech, Kodiak Emergency Vehicles, Grand Ledge, MI. >

Ferrara—Bridge City (LA) Volunteer Fire Company pumper. Cinder cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene water tank; 30-gallon foam cell; off truck foam access kit; Onan 6-kW generator. Dealer: Shane Dulany, Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Holden, LA. >

Pierce—Indianapolis (IN) Fire Department heavy-duty rescue. Velocity cab and chassis; Detroit DD13 525-hp engine; 25.5-foot walk-in rescue body; Harrison 30-kW generator; Will-Burt Chief NS2.3-920 7.5-foot light tower. Dealer: Garry Davis, MacQueen Emergency, Whitestown, IN. >

Midwest Fire—Oxford (NJ) Volunteer Fire Department tanker-pumper. Freightliner M2 112 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450EV engine; Waterous CSU 1,250-gpm pump; 3,000-gallon APR polypropylene tank; stainless steel Newton 10-inch square dump valve with electric telescoping chutes; Zico electric portable tank carrier; 3,000-gallon portable tank; extended front bumper with 5-inch front suction. Dealer: Joe Hlushak, Midwest Fire, Luverne, MN. >

Ferrara—Phillips 66—Ponca City Refinery, Ponca City, OK, HD100-RMP platform quint. Inferno cab and chassis; Cummins X15 600-hp engine; Waterous CRU-2 Plus 4,000-gpm pump; 400-gallon polypropylene foam tank; FoamPro Pro Accumax 3300 Class B foam system; Smart Power 10-kW generator; platform featuring 102-foot vertical reach, 94-foot horizontal reach. Dealer: Brad Williams, Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Holden, LA. >

SVI Trucks—Houston (TX) Fire Department hazmat unit. Spartan Gladiator cab and chassis; Cummins X12 500-hp engine; 22-foot walk-in body; Command Light CL series CL602A-W2 light tower; Harrison HydraGen 20-kW generator; side and rear entry to body; Ziamatic Quic-Step 12-volt electric folding step; David Clark intercom system. Dealer: Metro Fire Apparatus Specialists, Houston, TX. >

E-ONE—Indian River State College Fire Academy, Fort Pierce, FL, VM8 top-mount rescue-pumper. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 350-hp engine; Hale Qmax-XS 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,030-gallon water tank; officer-side hosebed discharge; Whelen C9 scene lights. Dealer: Chris Thwaits, REV RTC/Hall-Mark RTC, Ocala, FL. >

Rosenbauer—Atlantic City (NJ) Fire Department 100-foot midmount aerial platform. Command cab and chassis; Cummins X15 505-hp engine; 24-inch front bumper extension for rescue tool storage; Rosenbauer FX body with transverse compartment; SMART aerial technology with wireless remote control. Dealer: Jim Lepore, Defender Emergency Products, Farmingdale, NJ. >

KME—Nags Head (NC) Fire Department, pumper. Panther LFD cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 2,000-gpm pump; 500-gallon polypropylene water tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 1601 single-agent foam system; stainless steel fire body. Dealer: Chad Donaldson, SAFE Industries, Easley, SC. >

Sutphen—Fort Myers Beach (FL) Fire Department SPH100 aerial platform quint. Monarch cab and chassis; Cummins X12 500-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 400-gallon water tank; Honda 3000w gas generator; Akron 3482 Stream Master 2 electric monitor w/5177 electric nozzle on driver’s side and Akron 3473 Gemini manual monitor with stacked tips and stream shaper on officer’s side. Dealer: David Stontisch, South Florida Emergency Vehicles, Fort Myers, FL. >

Seagrave—Pembroke (NH) Fire Department pumper. Capitol S/S tilt cab and chassis; Cummins X12 500-hp engine; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pump; 1,500-gallon Jumbo polypropylene water tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam system. Dealer: Charlie Nigzus, Fleetmasters, Windsor Locks, CT and Lawrence, MA. (Photo by Benjamin Perry.) >

Toyne—Huntley (IL) Fire Protection District pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 380-hp engine; Waterous CS 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon water tank. Dealer: Orin Snodgrass, Dinges Fire Company, Amboy, IL. >

Spencer Manufacturing—Bear Lake (MI) Fire Department tanker. Kenworth T440 cab and chassis; Paccar PX9 360-hp engine; Pro Poly 3,500-gallon polypropylene water tank. Dealer: Spencer Manufacturing, South Haven, MI. >

CustomFIRE—Trout Lake (MN) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CSC20 1,250-gpm pump; UPF Poly 1,200-gallon water tank; 30-gallon foam cell; FoamPro 2001 single-agent foam system; overhead storage coffin compartments; pull-out compartment trays. Dealer: Wayde Kirvida, CustomFIRE. Osceola, WI.