The tanker also carries a 3,000-gallon portable water tank in a Zico electric tank rack; two E.J. Metals 10-inch round dump valves behind the rear axle, one on each side of the truck; and a 10-inch square Newton dump valve at the rear.
Foam, foam, more foam, and the ability to project it from an elevated position were some of the concerns that the Malaga (NM) Volunteer Fire Department and the Eddy County, New Mexico, fire service director had in mind when spec’ing a new pumper for the fire district that protects many crude oil and natural gas production areas.
These leather models are functional, ergonomically friendly, and comfortable while providing safe footing and foot protection. ALAN M. PETRILLO
A number of products are available to remove harmful, toxic vehicle exhaust from apparatus bays and the station’s living quarters and offices. ALAN M. PETRILLO
Although the majority of the cameras are handheld, some are mounted on the tips of apparatus and even integrated into SCBA face pieces. ALAN M. PETRILLO
Franklin Park's chief says that the interstates are the reason for the large size pump and water tank on the fire company's previous and its now-current 4 Guys pumper-tanker.
PL Custom Body and Equipment Co. Inc. has supplied a second critical care transport vehicle to Lutheran Health Network in Fort Wayne, Indiana, an identical unit to one PL Custom built and delivered to Lutheran in November 2014.
The 2015 Darley pumper is on a Spartan Metro Star chassis and cab with seating for six firefighters.
Not every district can afford to build a brand new station. Some must rehab and renovate existing stations to carry them into the future. ALAN M. PETRILLO
Considerations and possible manufacturer alterations to enable new apparatus to fit into older stations include vehicle height, length, width, and weight. ALAN M. PETRILLO