Tag Archives: apparatus

Webster, TX FX3 Wildland Pumper

A Freightliner M2-106 4×4 chassis     Siddons-Martin Emergency Group – The Webster Fire Department has taken delivery of their new Pierce FX3 Wildland Pumper! This unit is built on a Freightliner M2-106 4×4 chassis with 500 gallons of water, ...

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Firefighters Injured in Crash Responding to California Helicopter Crash

Three hurt in apparatus rollover     Associated Press FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) — Three people were killed when a helicopter contracted by Pacific Gas & Electric struck one of the utility’s power lines and crashed into a Northern California hillside ...

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Boise Mobile Equipment. We Are Wildland

A commitment to build the best and the safest     BME Marketing – Wildfires are a force of nature that threaten everything in their path, yet brave men and women risk their lives to keep this force contained. Boise ...

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Front Range Fire Rescue, CO SVI Type IV Wildland Unit

Chevy Silverado 5500 4×4 chassis     SVIweb – When spec’ing its new Type 6 Wildland Unit, Front Range Fire Rescue chose a Chevy Silverado 5500 4×4 chassis, powered by a 6.7 Durmax Turbo Diesel. This Wildland Unit features a ...

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Tour: Riverside, CA Brush 7

A look at the second section on Engine 7     RFD Training Division – Engineer John Sierra of the Riverside City Fire Department gives a tour and overview of brush truck operations in Riverside City.

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Surprise, AZ SVI Type VI Wildland Unit

A new wildland rig for Surprise   SVIweb – When spec’ing its new SVI-built Type 6 Wildland Unit, the Surprise, AZ Fire-Medical Department chose a Dodge Ram 5500 4×4 Crew Cab, powered by a 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel. This ...

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Profile: South Metro, CO Brush Engine

A look at South Metro Fire Rescue Engine 39     South Metro Fire Rescue PIO – In this week’s Fleet Friday episode, we take you to Station 39 in Castle Pines to get a tour of Brush Engine 39 ...

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Aspen, CO Type III Wildland Pumper

A new wildland rig for the Aspen Fire Protection District     SVI Trucks – Aspen’s new Type 3 Wildland Pumper features a 12′ aluminum SVI-body mounted on an International 7500 SFA 4×4 chassis, which houses a Cummins L9 380EV ...

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Salem Township, MI Ahrens Fox WUI Engine

A new engine for mixed environments     HME Ahrens-Fox – The next step in the evolution of the Ahrens-Fox WUI, Wildland Urban Interface – the AF-WUI2, headed for service with the Salem Township Fire Department, in Salem, Michigan. Released ...

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