When specing its new Type 3 wildland engine, the Hudson (CO) Fire Protection District chose an eight-foot aluminum SVI body mounted on a Freightliner 108SD chassis.
Blue Lake Rancheria Fire Department, Blue Lake Rancher, CA, Type II pumper. International 7400 SFA cab and chassis; Cummins L9 350-hp engine; and Hale RSD PTO 1,000-gpm pump.
The donation is worth $435,000. The new Type 3 brush truck will replace the department's 1998 brush truck.
The truck features a 306-gallon water tank, is foam-capable, has a front bumper monitor, and is equipped with four-wheel drive.
Firestorm Wildland Fire Suppression, Chico, CA, Type 3 wildland engine. Ford F-550 Super Duty Crew Cab and chassis; 6.7L 330-HP Powerstroke turbo diesel engine; and Dual WATERAX BB-4 pumps.
Campbell County Fire Department, Gillette, WY, Type 3 wildland engines (2). Freightliner SD108 4-door cabs and chassis; Cummins L9 400-hp engines; Waterous CXS 1,000-gpm pumps; and UPF Poly 750-gallon water tanks.
APR Plastic Fabricating is the entity that manufactures fire apparatus bodies and booster tanks. Providing product for the fire service is a result of APR’s experience and expertise in manufacturing specialized tanks for other industries.
The Darley-built quick-attack fire apparatus built on a Ford F-550 chassis is used by the department for medical calls; ATV, snowmobile, and automobile accidents; wildland fires; and water pumping points.
Platte Valley Fire Protection District, Kersey, CO, Type 6 Wildland engine. Ford F-550 Super Duty Crew Cab and chassis; 6.7L 330-hp Power Stroke turbo diesel engine; and Darley 1.5 AGE 100-gpm @ 170-psi portable pump with Briggs & Stratton 18-hp engine.
This unit will provide enhanced capabilities for responding to emergencies (wildland fires, injured subjects, medical emergencies and search & rescue operations) in remote areas of the Loch Raven Watershed and the surrounding areas.