In the great pump debate, I am firmly in the camp of Michael Farrell and the editor of Fire Apparatus magazine.
Chelsea Products Division of Parker Hannifin announced the release of its CAT-H Series Powershift pto for the rear-mount opening on Caterpillar transmissions.
In an attempt to keep up with the increased demand for its automatic tire chain systems, Onspot of North America, Inc. is expanding its manufacturing plant located in North Vernon, Ind., for a second time in five years, announced Onspot's President Patrick Freyer.
There are major changes due for apparatus this year that include modifications required to accommodate the tightened emissions standards for the 2007 engines.
When it comes to hydraulic extrication tools, there's no argument that Hurst has a lock on the most recognizable trade name in the industry - the Jaws of Life.
Elite Fire Apparatus, based in Tilleda, Wis., has been awarded a contract to provide 37 pumpers to the Montgomery County (Md.) Fire and Rescue Service.
The fire services industry was saddened by the unexpected death on Jan. 24 of Fire Apparatus Manufacturers' Association (FAMA) President Phil Turner.
Giving firefighters and emergency response personnel power to run the tools they need to do their jobs, Power Systems has developed the XRT Onan Protec Combi generator, the only unit of its kind that delivers electric and hydraulic power using only one pto port on vehicle transmissions.
Wintertime seems to bring an increased number of patients experiencing respiratory difficulty, so I thought I would review the major cause of our patient's distress, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease or COPD.
Elkhart Brass has opened a state-of-the-art test facility at its Elkhart, Ind., headquarters, the first of its kind in the industry.