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New Darley WASP Pumper East Avon NY

East Avon Fire Department’s WASP is built on a Ford F-550 severe-duty truck chassis. Darley equipped the apparatus with a Darley PSMC single-stage pump rated at 1,500 gpm.

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The Fast Attack Answer to Brush Fires

  By Darley Team   In wildland operations getting water to the fire is half the battle. Fires can spring up anywhere and can grow out of control before they reach an area that standard apparatus would be able to ...

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Solving the Water Pressure Problem for Wildland Firefighters

By Darley Team   You’ve arrived at the fire and begin laying down water. Everything is going as planned, the chiefs barking orders, the probie is holding the nozzle correctly, then you notice the water pressure drop. You run to ...

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1st Attack Engineering Builds Flatbed Brush Unit for Chesterfield-Union (IN) Township Fire Department

By Alan M. Petrillo Chesterfield-Union (IN) Township Fire Department checked out 1st Attack Engineering at FDIC International to see what kinds of brush engines it was building and to talk about the department’s needs for a new brush rig. The ...

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HME Ahrens-Fox Awarded Three-Year California DGS Contract for OES Type 6 Wildland Apparatus

New Type 6 Wildland Apparatus offer increased pump capacity and rescue functionality. Three-year contract begins spring of 2020 with delivery of first 81 units. HME Ahrens-Fox Type 6 Wildland Apparatus will be available to all California government agencies and institutions ...

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Ask a Darley Engineer

Depending on the brand of engine, the new tier 4 engine can mean a number of new exhaust aftertreatment considerations when laying out and installing a diesel-powered pump.

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Wildland Innovations Powering Designs in Rigs Crafted for Fire Agency’s Needs

By Alan M. Petrillo There are plenty of wildland Type 6 and Type 3 fire vehicles in fire department and fire agency fleets throughout the country, based chiefly on the typical requirements of wildland firefighters for maneuverability and off-road capability ...

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KME Fire Apparatus Delivers Six Type 3 Interface Pumpers to Santa Clara County (CA) Fire Department

NESQUEHONING, PA—KME Fire Apparatus announces the delivery of six new Type 3 Interface Pumpers to the Santa Clara County (CA) Fire Department. The delivery of these six Interface pumpers will join dozens of KME units currently in service within the ...

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