Fire Fighting in Canada

Equipment
Nipawin Fire Department

Nipawin Fire Department in Saskatchewan, under Fire Chief Brian Starkell, took delivery in July of a Fort Garry Fire Trucks-built wildland urban interface unit. Built on a Freightliner M2-106 chassis and powered by a 350-hp Cummins ISL engine and an Allison 3000 EVS transmission, the unit is equipped with a 1,250-gpm Darley high-pressure pump, a 1,000-igallon poly water tank, a Foam Pro 2002 Class A foam system, TFT Tornado turret, Akron hose reel, FRC LED scene lights, Whelen LED warning package, howler, scene lights and central com siren, and Zone Defense camera.

December 10, 2015
By Maria Church