TITLE

Pump & Dump

PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Fire Chief;May2004, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features several equipment and products used by fire departments in the United States. Pumps used in water delivery and storage; Software for fleet maintenance; Rescue beacons; Protection kits.
ACCESSION #
13232759

 

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