Fire Fighting in Canada

U.S. Steel Canada – Lake Erie Works

June 30, 2011 - U.S. Steel Canada – Lake Erie Works in Nanticoke, Ont., under fire chief Chris Houwer took delivery in June of a Pierce Manufacturing-built pumper-rescue truck. Built on a Freightliner M2 chassis and powered by an Allison 4000 EVS transmission and a Cat C13 425-hp engine, the truck is equipped with a Hale QMAX 1750 IGPM pump, 750 IG co-poly water tank and a Husky 30 foam system with a 200 IG foam cell, a Harrison 10,000 watt hydraulic generator, Will Burt night scan tower and a Whelen light package.

June 30, 2011 
By Carey Fredericks

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