Bergenfield’s attempt to donate a decommissioned fire truck now has an interested buyer, reports northjersey.com. Bergenfield Councilman Barry Doll reached out to say he wanted to purchase the 1988 Hahn Pumper fire truck. Bergenfield had wanted to offer it, free, to the town of Samaná in the Dominican Republic, which needs a pumper truck. But because the truck...
Rolling Meadows (IL) Fire Department 107-foot Ascendant aerial ladder quint. Velocity cab and chassis; Detroit DD13 525-hp engine; Waterous CSU 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 500-gallon water tank.
The most typical pump panel locations are midmount pump panels on the driver’s side followed by top-mount panels, but then there are those in more unusual locations like the upper rear-mount location and the outboard or curbside pump panel for rear-mount pumps.
From east to west and north to south, fire departments are having manufacturers build smaller units that are carrying larger pumps and performing many functions that typically are done with Type 1 pumpers.
With the addition of 4G modems to PRO-VISION® video recording systems, users can use a 4G connection to easily track their fleet vehicles, receive event notifications and access cameras views—all in real time.
Howlett Hill (NY) Fire Department pumper. Spartan Gladiator LFD cab and chassis; Cummins X12 500-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump.
Check out Part 3 from Daive Traiforos's collection of photos from a Fire Muster in New Haven, Indiana.
Sutphen Corporation partners with Hendrickson to create a new front axle and suspension option for all Sutphen, Monarch extreme-duty chassis customers.
Photographer Tim Olk took these pictures of rigs in service at a Griffith (IL) house fire.
Part 2 of the Dave Traiforos fire apparatus photos from New Haven, Indiana.