Hurricane rehab heads to Pennsville

August 2008
Fire Chief;Aug2008, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p124
Trade Publication
The article reports that the Pennsville Fire Department has taken delivery of CAT4 hurricane rehabilitation unit in New Jersey. It states that the unit has an optional forward sound proof and airconditioned rehabilitation compartment large enough for five firefighters. It adds that the air system features an optional Scott RevolvAir fill station.


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