The department has ordered one Spartan Smeal Series 100-foot rear-mount platform, two Smeal Series pumpers, and eight Smeal Series 75-foot rear-mount ladders.
Built with 100,000 psi yield strength steel, this aerial workhorse provides a 750 lb. tip load rating (wet), the ability to flow 1,500 GPM at 0 degrees elevation straight out to the side.
It has a Cummins ISC 350 HP with exhaust brake; Allison EV3000 5-speed transmission; 1,500-gpm Waterous CSU pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Onan 7.5-kW diesel generator; and two 1¾-inch preconnects, one 2½-inch preconnect, and an extended front bumper with trash line—all with foam
Spartan ER President John Slawson answers questions regarding Spartan's recent acquisition of Smeal Fire Apparatus. CHRIS Mc LOONE
The acquisition will enable Spartan Motors to strengthen its Emergency Response business, gain scale and geographic reach in the industry.
Peotone (IL) Fire Protection District tanker-pumper. Smeal S-600 cab and chassis; Cummins ISX12 500-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; UPF Poly 2,500-gallon tank.
Frankfort (IL) Fire Department 55-foot Snorkel™ articulating platform quint. Smeal Sirius cab and chassis; Cummins ISL9 450-hp engine; Waterous CSUC20 1,500-gpm pump.
The moves are intended to align the organizational structure and leadership around the company’s core mission objectives of quality, delivery time, and customer experience.
This photo was taken after this fire truck was judged for best appearing and equipped tanker. Unit 3641 is a 2012 Smeal/Spartan pumper–tanker in service with the Waretown (NJ) Volunteer Fire Company. It seats eight, has a Waterous two-stage 2,000-gpm pump, carries 3,000 gallons of water, features a five-gallon foam cell, and a single dump...
Smeal Fire Apparatus; Pumper. Spartan MetroStar Chassis, Cummins ISL9 400-hp Diesel Engine, Waterous CSPA 1,000-gpm pump.