Fire truck chassis line purchased in recent corporate acquisition Dispatches Kovatch Mobile Equipment, a division of Kovatch Corporation, has acquired the “1871” line of fire truck chassis from Hendrickson Mobile Equipment, a Lyons, IL, based company, according to President John J. Kovatch, Jr. Hendrickson’s aircraft refueler chassis line was also purchased. No price was disclosed for either sale. Included in the purchase is: the Hendrickson Tilt-Cab, proprietary wide square cabs, and traditional contoured cabs. The Hendrickson fire truck product line is now available from Kovatch. Production is underway, and deliveries will continue on schedule. For more information contact: Kovatch Mobile Equipment, 600 West Catawissa Street, Nesquehoning, PA 18240; phone (717) 669-9461.