Firemen and rescue workers can now perform more safely in wet conditions due to a liquid-repellent finish being added to Kovenex thermal liners.
It was certainly a different atmosphere as I talked with many fire department people during the recent Firehouse World Expo in San Diego.
W.S. Darley & Company has been awarded another major contract valued at $487 million by the Defense Logistics Agency for the Special Operational Equipment Tailored Logistics Support Program.
Montgomery County (Md.) Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) has signed a contract with Crimson Fire Inc. for 36 multi-function pumpers.
Getting the apparatus appropriate for your department can be a big undertaking.
Since September's theme for the magazine is rescue, it is time to show some of the best rescue trucks that I have seen, offer suggestions on specifications and then give a short summary of the good things I saw at the FRI conference.
The Winnipeg Fire Department, Manitoba, Canada, recently took delivery of 11 custom pumpers built by E-ONE on Typhoon cabs and chassis.
Waterous is producing a new version of its 200-100-DS modular slide-in compressed air foam unit.
The new FoamFill foam tank refill system from Waterous allows operators to quickly refill foam tanks while foam systems are in operation.
Clinton (Tenn.) Fire Department recently took delivery of three Ferrara Fire Apparatus custom chassis rescue pumpers. The total value of the delivery was approximately $850,000, according to the company.