The hosebed was custom built to the fire department’s exact specifications. Syntex has a wide variety of fastener choices and knowledgeable engineering staff that help with the design.
Waterbury voters will be asked to approve as much as $1 million to replace a pair of pumper trucks, reports Waterbury Record. One of the pumper trucks requires significant engine repairs, with estimates exceeding $20,000. The other truck contains a significant crack in its 750-gallon water tank. Purchasing trucks next year would cost $512,453 per...
Atlanta (GA) Fire Department pumpers (6). Severe Service XMFD cabs and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engines; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pumps; 500-gallon polypropylene water tanks.
Burns Harbor (IN) Fire Department eMAX pumper. Typhoon cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; E-ONE eMAX 1,500-gpm pump.
Hollywood Heights Fire Protection District, Caseyville, IL, pumper-tanker. Saber cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale DSD 1,500-gpm pump.
Howard County (MD) Fire & Rescue Services pumper. Severe Service XLFD cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; 500-gallon polypropylene water tank.
The order is made up of six Pierce® Saber® pumpers, two Enforcer™ Ascendant® 110’ heavy-duty Aerial Platforms, one Enforcer 105’ heavy-duty aerial ladder, one Velocity® heavy-duty walk-in rescue, and one Ford® F-550 tactical support unit.
Citgo Petroleum Company, Lemont (IL) Refinery, industrial pumper. Cyclone II cab and chassis; Cummins X15 600-hp engine; Darley ZSM 3,500-gpm industrial pump.
Dover has secured funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to buy a fire truck, reports Tusco TV. Senator Sherrod Brown recently announced a $50,000 grant and a $430,000 loan from the USDA to Dover to buy a new pumper truck. The new truck replaces a 27-year-old vehicle and will be the department’s first new...
When you get the oppotunity to sit down and talk fire trucks and fire truck maintenance with a mainstay in the fire service like Bill Foster, you take it.