Allentown (PA) Fire Department heavy rescue. Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; and 19-foot 11-compartment walk-around rescue body with pinch-drop frame construction.
This Response One unit by Alexis is built on a Ford F-550XL four-door chassis and features a high-pressure skid unit.
Engine 1 began service with the Granbury (TX) Volunteer Fire Department on August 15, 2019. The cab/chassis is a Pierce Impel model with seating for six.
The Rosenbauer rear-mount platform features a 100-foot aerial, 500 gallons of water and a Waterous pump.
Redwood (NY) Fire District rescue-pumper. Monarch cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Hale Qmax 1,500-gpm pump; 1,000-gallon polypropylene water tank.
The cab/chassis is a Pierce Velocity model with seating for 5 and 3 rear-facing EMS cabinets. Two cabinets are mounted on the left- and right-side walls of the cab, and one is center-mounted on the cab floor.
The department’s apparatus purchasing committee looked at several manufacturers and went out to bid. Smeal was the one manufacturer that met all of the department’s specs.
Multiple rescue capabilities include carrying rope rescue equipment, Paratech air bags for some collapse situations, an array of Genesis hydraulic rescue tools, ladders, multiple types of saws, support tools for confined space entry, a portable breathing air unit, and hazmat equipment.