Pierce Delivers Tactical Water Tender Firefighting Truck to Garden Valley (CA) Fire Protection District

03/07/2012
Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, has placed a Pierce Tactical Water Tender wildland apparatus into service with the Garden Valley Fire Protection District (FPD) located in California's El Dorado County. Engineered to meet National Wildfire Coordination Group (NWCG) approved specifications, the new apparatus will provide water support for wildland firefighting operations for the District, as well as powerful fire suppression capabilities when called upon. The vehicle was purchased through a Fire Act Grant. "We believe vehicles such as our New Pierce Tactical Water Tender are on the leading edge of a trend for wildland urban interface departments," ...

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