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Ask a Darley Engineer: Helping Rural Budgets

Q: What has Darley done to ease rural department budgetary concerns? In recent years, the U.S. economy has experienced drastic swings. That has caused a chain reaction in all areas of the economy. As a result, municipal budgets have been ...

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Industrial Apparatus Sizes Run from Large to Huge

By Alan M. Petrillo The design of industrial fire apparatus usually centers around one main attribute, that of putting maximum amounts of water through the rig to protect industrial facilities such as refineries, chemical plants, and other large manufacturing structures. ...

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Ask A Darley Engineer: Driveline Layout for Pump Installations

Q: How does Darley determine if a driveline layout is acceptable for a pump installation? A: Darley closely reviews four key categories before approving a driveline application. We begin by determining if the driveline diameter can handle the maximum torque ...

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E-ONE Announces Order Of 11 Custom Industrial Trucks to Saudi Aramco

OCALA, FL—E-ONE, a subsidiary of REV Group, announces a multimillion-dollar contract for 11 custom industrial pumpers from Saudi Aramco through its Saudi Arabian dealer, SESE. Saudi Aramco is a long-time SESE and E-ONE customer who has procured more than 100 ...

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Ferrara’s Super Pumper™ Exceeds Industry Records

HOLDEN, LA—Ferrara’s high-capacity Super Pumper™ has received Underwriters Laboratories (UL) confirmation for a flow capability of 6,256 gallons per minute (gpm) from draft at a discharge pressure of 125 psi.  Ferrara has once again exceeded the record for pump performance. ...

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Compressed-Air Foam System (CAFS) Helps Extinguish House Fire

In the early morning of December 28, 2017, Patton and Big Run, PA, fire departments responded to a mutual aid call in Burnside, PA. The temperature was well below zero, and the engine they put into the creek to source ...

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The Rig: Thinking About the Mechanic

By Ricky Riley In the past when purchasing an engine for a career department or the volunteer firehouse, we usually were only concerned in getting the operational options that would make the apparatus perform better on the fireground and for ...

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