Fire Fighting in Canada

Equipment
North Oyster Fire Department

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The North Oyster Fire Department in British Columbia, under chief Jason DeJong, took delivery in October from Rocky Mountain Phoenix of a Rosenbauer-built pumper. Built on an HME 1871W chassis and powered by an Allison 3000 EVS transmission and a Cummins ISL 400-hp engine, the truck is equipped with a Waterous 1,050 IGPM pump, a Foam Pro 1600 foam system, a 1,000 IG UPF-poly tank, 5,000 watt Honda generator, FireCom communication system, 12 air bottle cylinder storage, OnSpot tire chains, Whelen LED lightbar and Whelen LED warning light package.

 

January 23, 2012
By Carey Fredericks