Fire Fighting in Canada

The Parksville Fire Department

Dec 19, 2011 - The Parksville Fire Department in British Columbia under chief Doug Banks, took delivery in November of a Hub Fire Engines & Equipment-built pumper. Built on a Spartan Metro Star LFD chassis and powered by an Allison 3000 EVS transmission and a Cummins ISL 450-hp engine the truck is equipped with a Hale QMAX 175 1,500 IGPM pump, a Waterous Adventus 3 foam system, 500 IG co-poly water tank, Zico Electric ladder, Amdor roll-up doors, Whelen LED light package, Akron Deckmaster Monitor, a Smart Power 8kW generator, FireComm intercom system, Amdor LED ground lighting and a Xantrex 1kW inverter/battery charger.

December 19, 2011 
By Carey Fredericks

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