Fire Fighting in Canada

Equipment
Richmond Fire Rescue

 richmond_rm_pumper  
Nov. 25, 2009 - Richmond Fire Rescue in B.C. under chief John McGowan took delivery in October of a SVI Trucks-built pumper-rescue unit. Built on a Spartan Gladiator chassis, this pumper is powered by a Cummins ISM 450-hp and Allison 4000 EVS transmission and is equipped with a Hale RME (with Waterous TC-10 transfer drive) 2,500 IGPM pump, Waterous Advantus foam system, 500 IG UPF water tank and a Harrison 20kW generator.

November 25, 2009
By Carey Fredericks