According to the department's chief, the department chose to go with a more basic rig, stating that the truck it is replacing had many bells and whistles.
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...
Danvers (IL) Community Fire Protection District PUC pumper. Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Pierce 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon water tank.
Truck 28 was placed into service on March 31, 2018, with Haslet (TX) Fire-Rescue. The cab and chassis are the Velocity model with TAK-4 suspension on the front axle.
Built on a Pierce Velocity cab and chassis, the rig features a 100-foot aluminum platform.
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...
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.
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.
The new aerial platform is dedicated to one of the fire department's members who died in teh line of duty in January 2019.
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...