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Ferrara 100-Foot Midmount Aerial Platform Quint

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Ferrara 100-Foot Aerial Platform Quint

The Bossier City (LA) Fire Department had Ferrara Fire Apparatus build this 100-foot midmount aerial platform quint to complement its eight Ferrara pumpers, a Ferrara 77-foot quint, and two Sutphen 75-foot aerial ladder quints. (Photos courtesy of Ferrara Fire Apparatus.)

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Ferrara Midmount Platform

The Ferrara HD 100 aerial platform quint has specialized rescue equipment on the platform, including a rappelling arm, Stokes bracket, and parapet ladder bracket, in addition to two Elkhart Brass 1,000-gpm monitors. (Photo courtesy of Ferrara Fire Apparatus)

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Ferrara Fire Apparatus 100-Foot Midmount Aerial

The quint has an overall height of 11 feet, 2.25 inches because the fire department wanted compartments higher than standard to accommodate some of its equipment. (Photo courtesy of Ferrara Fire Apparatus.)

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Ferrara 100-Foot Midmount Aerial Platform Quint

Ferrara’s Bossier City 100-foot quint has a Hale QMAX 2,000-gallon-per-minute single-stage pump, two crosslays, a 300-gallon water tank, 1,000 feet of five-inch large-diameter hose, a full complement of ground ladders, and a five-section steel aerial and platform. (Photo courtesy of Ferrara Fire Apparatus.)

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Ferrara Aerial Platform Quint

The Ferrara quint is built on an Igniter XMFD custom chassis with extended medium four-door cab and heavy-duty extruded aluminum body. (Photo courtesy of Ferrara Fire Apparatus.)