Fire Fighting in Canada

La Crete Fire Department

June 14, 2012 - The La Crete Fire Department in Alberta under chief Peter Wiebe, took delivery in June of a Dependable Emergency Vehicles-built pumper/tanker. Built on a Freightliner 114SD chassis and powered by an Allison 4000 EVS transmission and a Detroit Diesel 450-hp engine the truck is equipped with a Darley 840 IGPM pump, a 3,000 IG ultra-poly water tank, Foam Pro 1600 foam system, Whelen LED lights, a rear-mounted swivel dump valve and enclosed portable water tank storage.  

June 14, 2012 
By Carey Fredericks

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