Firefighting Equipment: Five Pierce Arrow XT Pumpers Headed to AL Fire Department

Pierce Manufacturing, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, received an order for five Pierce Arrow XT custom pumpers from the Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service in Birmingham, Alabama. This is the second major order of Pierce Arrow XT pumpers by the department, which purchased its first Pierce pumpers in 2009. "These trucks will be around for a long time, and will play an important role in improving our department's response capabilities," said Fire Chief Ivor J. Brooks of the Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service. "Our firefighters are proud when they roll up on a Pierce. In our minds, they're the best of the best." "The Arrow XT is engineered for re...

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