Muskegon Charter Township, Muskegon, MI, pumper-tanker. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; 1,500-gpm pump; 2,000-gallon water tank.
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22 recent deliveries from across the country.
Features of the new tanker include dump chutes at the rear, driver side, and officer side, an upgrade from the older unit, which can only dump water from the rear of the unit.
Chesterfield VFD, Oakdale, CT, Tanker. International HV613 cab and chassis; International A26 475 HP engine; Darley PSP 1,250 gpm/Fruitland 500; Firovac polished aluminum vacuum 2,600-gallon tank.
Pontiac (IL) Rural Fire Protection District tanker. Freightliner M2 cab and chassis; Cummins L9 350-hp engine; Hale MBP 1,000-gpm pump.
Saline County Rural Fire Protection District, Marshall, MO, pumper-tanker. Freightliner SD114 2-door extended cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CS CPK-2 1,250-gpm PTO pump.
Fairview Fire Department dedicated a new water tanker and utility truck, reports YourErie.com. The purchases were made possible through a lump sum of money donated to the department. The old pieces of apparatus were 20 years old and in need of replacement. The water tanker is already in service and the utility truck is expected...
Two aging volunteer fire department tanker trucks are set to be replaced, reports Carlsbad Current Argus. The Board of Commissioners approved over $1 million to purchase two new 4,000-gallon tankers from Siddons-Martin Emergency Group from Albuquerque. Each new tanker costs $510,350.