When Miami Township (OH) Fire & EMS began the process of replacing a utility vehicle that had been converted to a rescue truck, it was tasked by then new Chief Steve Kelly to design not only a new rescue truck but also a new technical rescue program.
Considerations when specifying large booster tanks for pumpers are categorized as operational, physical, and immeasurable. They are interwoven, but not necessarily compatible, with each other.
The site features parts for E-ONE, KME, and Ferrara vehicles.
Available in three custom models offering: valve position; valve position and pressure readout; and valve position, pressure, and flow displays.
By keeping the following four fundamental principles in mind, your apparatus specifying committee can build a truck that not only looks sweet but also gives you an edge when you are out at night saving lives and protecting property.
Depending on the area of the country and the needs of the fire department, the types of foam systems being installed on wildland pumpers run the gamut from direct-injection systems of various capabilities to simple around-the-pump foam systems.
This short video describes the Rosenbauer Rising Stem Handwheel Valve Control.
Cooper Tires and the Gary Sinise Foundation (GSF) teamed up to honor first responders and give back to them with donations of new tires for their emergency vehicles.
The C2 Lever Latch with Visual Access Indicator features a small, color coded window that can be viewed to monitor latch status.
The components of the Clean Cab Concept are one thing, but you also have to consider the idea of what proponents of it are trying to do and also the impact any component will have on your operations.