Fire Fighting in Canada

West Kelowna Fire & Rescue

Nov. 24, 2009 - West Kelowna Fire & Rescue in B.C. under chief Wayne Schnitzler took delivery in February of a Smeal Fire Apparatus Co.-built aerial platform. Built on a Smeal Sirius chassis, this aerial platform is powered by a Detroit Diesel Series 60 515-hp engine and Allison 4000 EVS transmission and is equipped with a Smeal Fire Apparatus rear-mount 100-foot platform, Waterous CSU 2,000 IGPM pump, FoamPro 2002 foam system, 290 IG UPF water tank, 6kW Onan hydraulic generator, FRC telescopic Scene Lights and Smeal ergonomic hose loader.

November 24, 2009 
By Carey Fredericks

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