News

Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, announced today that Minuteman Fire and Rescue, its exclusive dealer for Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont, has been acquired by Allegiance Fire and Rescue, a division of Massachusetts-based Allegiance Trucks, LLC. Allegiance Fire and Rescue has retained all of Minuteman Fire and Rescue’s employees...
Aerials

Take a look at this video shot from the perspective of a civilian, but with a tour by a Palo Alto, California, firefighter as well as video of a quick ride on the Pierce tractor-drawn aerial (TDA). Some cool features on the tiller truck, and an idea of what civilians are thinking about the rigs...
Apparatus

Rockford (IL) Fire Department 107-foot Ascendant aerial ladder PUC quints (3). Enforcer cabs and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engines; Pierce PUC 1,500-gpm single-stage pumps; UPF Poly 500-gallon water tanks.
Apparatus

Marathon Petroleum Corporation, Robinson, IL, industrial pumper. Enforcer cab and chassis; Detroit DD13 505-hp engine; Darley ZSM 3,000-gpm industrial pump; UPF Poly 250-gallon tank; UPF Poly 750-gallon foam tank.
News

According to myPANHANDLE.com, the Panama City Beach (FL) Fire and Rescue Department took delivery of a new fire apparatus, welcoming it with a push-in and wet-down ceremony. The new Pierce rig features medical equipment and new hydraulic rescue tools. The new rig replaces one of the station’s odler trucks, a 1996 fire apparatus with more...