- DEEP RESOURCES. Purdy, Keith // Fire Chief;Jun2009, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p68
The article focuses on the importance on the use of highly specialized equipment and fire-apparatus design for the operating crews in the U.S. The use of this equipment and fire-apparatus have been perceived to improve the services of the crews in firefighting. These services can be improved...
- ROSENBAUER'S 109-FOOT AERIAL. // Fire Chief;Nov/Dec2007 Supplement, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p8
The article discusses that Lesslie Fire Department in York County, South Carolina has purchased a 109-foot, four-section aerial from Rosenbauer America. The unit features a 1,500-gpm Darley LDM single-stage pump, a rear aerial inlet and pump discharge outlet, and 750-watt/110-volt Fire Research...
- APPARATUS DELIVERIES. MALECKY, JOHN M. // Fire Engineering;Feb2009, Vol. 162 Issue 2, p112
The article evaluates several fire fighting equipment including an aerial ladder from Pierce Manufacturing Inc., a foam attack trailer from the Fire Wagons Division of the Crash Rescue Equipment Service Inc., and a pumper with a rear-mounted pump from the Rosenbauer Group.
- Situational Awareness. Roe, Ashley // Government Security;Feb/Mar2007, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p10
The article focuses on computer software that enables firefighters to upload pre-planning information en route to fires. Pre-planning, employing building photographs and diagrams to map strategy to fight a specific fire, is described. It's noted firefighters traditionally keep such data as bulky...
- 2013 MSFCA Fire Officers School attendance doubles from 2012. Thoennes, Bill // Minnesota Fire Chief;Mar/Apr2013, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p29
Information about the 2nd Annual Fire Officers School held at the Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center in Alexandria, Minnesota from February 9-10, 2013 is presented. The attendees had the opportunity to meet with different educational and equipment vendors to see the educational information...
- Keiser Force machine simulates forcible entry for fitness training. // Fire Chief Expert Blog;5/21/2013, p7
The article previews the Keiser Force simulated forcible entry-chopping device developed specifically for the fire service.
- Wayland VFD seeking help with needed vehicles, fire equipment. // Breckenridge American;7/5/2008, p1
The article reports that the Wayland Volunteer Fire Department (VFD) in Texas is seeking donations with needed fire equipment and vehicles in 2008. The department recently received a donated truck to help fire fighters, however more fire equipment and vehicles are needed. Donations may sent to...
- The More You Know. Wilmoth, Janet // Fire Chief;Sep2012 Focus On Fire Appartatus, p3
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses the 101 questions to be asked before buying fire apparatus.
- COMPANY NEWS. // Fire Chief;Dec2007, Vol. 51 Issue 12, p11
The article offers news briefs related to fire and rescue related businesses and industries in the U.S. Rosenbauer America expanded its fire apparatus manufacturing facility in Lyons, South Dakota. Pierce Manufacturing Inc. and Medtec Ambulance Corp. announced a territory change. Red Diamond...