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East Lansing’s Fire Department dedicated a new 100-foot-ladder truck, reports WILX 10. The truck came fully equipped with features and modifications that will allow firefighter-paramedics to work extended periods of time. The truck also has the capability to fight fires in buildings up to eight stories high.
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Vernon Fire Rescue Services has received a new dual-functioning Pierce fire engine that will replace both a 34-year-old engine and a 17-year-old rescue truck, reports Vernon Morning Star. It’s also received a new ladder truck that is replacing its 28-year-old predecessor. The two vehicles are expected to be put to work on Nov. 16, and...
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Forney (TX) Fire Department 100-foot rear-mount platform quint. Gladiator LFD cab and chassis; Cummins X15 565-hp engine; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pump; Pro Poly 400-gallon polypropylene water tank.
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Two million dollars worth of new equipment includes a 104-foot platform aerial truck, two engines and a rescue truck, reports ABC 12. Fire officials say the trucks will benefit residents with better responses and firefighters by boosting morale in the department.
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Jefferson Parish (LA) East Bank CFD 100-foot midmount aerial ladder platform. Inferno cab and chassis; Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; Waterous CSU 1,750-gpm pump; 5-section heavy-duty midmount aerial.