Reliant Fire Apparatus, the exclusive Pierce dealer for southern Wisconsin and Iowa, is commemorating the company’s 25th anniversary in business and as a Pierce dealer, with the grand opening of a new 10,000 square foot service center.
Among technology innovations will be the new Pierce Situational Awareness System by Fotokite is a self-piloting, actively tethered aerial device that can be deployed from any apparatus or easy-to-transport Pelican™ case, and is retrofittable with apparatus currently in service.
Volunteer Fire Chief John Morrison, of the Vienna (VA) Volunteer Fire Department, and career Fire Chief James Clack, of the Ankeny (IA) Fire Department are this year’s honorees.
Pierce Manufacturing, in partnership with Quebec, Canada’s exclusive Pierce dealer, L’Arsenal, has secured an order for five Ascendant® 100-foot heavy-duty aerial towers for the City of Montreal Fire Department.
The site features parts for E-ONE, KME, and Ferrara vehicles.
Pierce Manufacturing’s 2019 Road Rally has set off for the second wave of events taking place along the East Coast and throughout the Midwest.The Road Rally offers a hands-on and immersive experience for members of fire service. On Monday, July 15, the Road Rally stopped in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and will continue to 12 additional locations in July and August.
From petroleum companies to local fire departments, these trucks were engineered to meet each customer’s specific needs.
We reached out to several fire officer graduates from Columbia Southern University to get their tips for success. Here are a few of our favorites.
To help first responders handle the potential challenges aligned with energy storage systems (ESS) and solar energy, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has updated a first-of-its-kind ESS safety training for the fire service with new technology insights, relevant research, and expanded solar considerations.