Fire Fighting in Canada

Equipment
The Kitchener Fire Department

The Kitchener Fire Department in Ontario, under Chief Tim Beckett, took delivery in March of a KME-built tanker from Metz Fire & Rescue. Built on a Predator chassis, and powered by an Allison 3000 EVS transmission and a MaxxForce 450-hp engine, the truck is equipped with a Hale Q-Flo Plus 1,050-gpm pump, a FoamPro 2002 foam system and a 2,500-gallon UPF water tank.