The Grant Township wildland truck is built on a 2014 Ford F-550 Super Duty 4x4 chassis with a 140-inch wheelbase, 19,500-pound gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR).
Sutphen's Alissa McGlone took some time at FDIC International 2015 to talk to Bill Peters about Sutphen's product offerings.
The rack has a place in every engine company’s list of equipment. With practice, this tool can deliver an enhanced experience as well as help ensure safer firegrounds.
It is the first available in a 12-volt power configuration--no on-board generator required. It is maintenance-free and carries a two-year warranty.
Bill Adams a nontechnical review of features he found on some fire apparatus he has come across while making the rounds.
In this FDIC International 2015 video, Joe Hedges, E-ONE aerial and chassis product manager, walks viewers through two brand new Hush Series pumpers.
The cab/chassis is a Pierce Dash CF PUC model with seating for a five. The apparatus is constructed of aluminum with full-depth compartments and roll-up doors.
The vehicle, which has front and back receiver hitches for a 9,000-pound Warn winch, also carries come-alongs, chains, Stokes basket, spine boards, cribbing, chain saws, Sawzall, grinders, cordless impact tools and the department's rope rescue equipment.
The fire occurred in an affluent community with limited access and no hydrants. There was a tanker/tender shuttle operation with multiple tanker/tender apparatus in service.
At FDIC International 2015, David Wunderlin, sales manager for Maintainer Custom Bodies, took some time to talk to Bill Peters about the company, its products, and its rigs on the floor at FDIC.