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  1. Roundtable: Apparatus Purchase and Maintenance

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    Fri, 25 Sep 2009

    February 2010 Roundtable Question: : What effect has the economy had on your department's apparatus purchase and maintenance programs? Please limit your response to 250 words , and remember to include your name, rank, dept, city, and


    Online Articles

    Thu, 1 Jun 2006

    penalty or liquidated damages clause is not put in the specifications so you can make money or earn a discount on the apparatus purchase . It is kind of like the lock on your front door-it’s there to keep an honest person honest. Without some form of penalty

  1. February Roundtable: The Economy and Apparatus Purchasing and Maintenance

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    Thu, 11 Feb 2010

    effect has the economy had on your department’s apparatus purchase and maintenance programs? Rick Lasky, chief, Lewisville (TX ..... finished, our status for 2010 is unknown. As far as apparatus purchase is concerned, nothing has been mentioned to indicate

  2. The Economy and Apparatus

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    Mon, 1 Feb 2010

    affect has the economy had on your department’s apparatus purchase and maintenance programs? We all know the costs ..... finished, our status for 2010 is unknown.As far as apparatus purchase is concerned, nothing has been mentioned to indicate


    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Jan 2000

    the power train requirements for a new pumper and a new tractor-trailer aerial apparatus. The last department apparatus purchase was a pumper, acquired eight years ago. Only two of the officers on the present committee were on the department

  4. Coming Soon: Volunteer and Combination Fire Department Studies

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    Tue, 4 Mar 2014

    be. Clearly, safety issues need to be addressed. However, blaming a truck committee from 1980 for an unwise apparatus purchase does not correct the situation. Simply stating that the mistake rig needs to be replaced with one better suited

  5. Fire Apparatus: Jacksonville (FL) Fire-Rescue Getting Eight Pierce Enforcer Pumper Apparatus

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    Tue, 1 Jul 2014

    We are elated to have Jacksonville Fire & Rescue select the new Pierce Enforcer chassis for this significant apparatus purchase ," said Jim Johnson, Oshkosh Corporation executive vice president and president, Fire & Emergency. "The new

  6. Apparatus Purchasing: Back to Basics

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    Sat, 1 Sep 2012

    needs establishes the direction and design of the apparatus purchase for the department. For example, a rural community ..... qualification needs? How much funding is available for the apparatus purchase ? In many cases, the way these 10 questions are

  7. NVFC Readies for 2012 Heart-Healty Firefighter Program

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    Thu, 8 Dec 2011

    Tracking The NVFC is creating an equipment--tracking spreadsheet to keep track of all your departments' tools and apparatus purchase , cleaning, and maintenance schedules. The finished product will allow departments to better demonstrate their

  8. February Roundtable Replies: Leasing Fire Apparatus

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    Mon, 28 Feb 2011

    future apparatus purchases. We therefore budgeted accordingly and as a result did not have more than one significant apparatus purchase per year. Now that we are a five fire station model we may be looking at this in the future. Rick Lasky, Fire Chief