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Delta, BC Fire Department’s SVI-built Tandem Heavy Rescue features a strong 24-foot aluminum body, mounted on a Spartan Gladiator LFD chassis with a 24-inch raised roof. The Gladiator houses a Cummins ISX15 565HP engine.

The new walk-around Heavy Rescue features Command Light’s TFB-V5 Traffic Flow Board and CL602A-FX light tower with 168,000 lumens. The department chose Holmatro’s CORE Rescue Tool System with an HPU capable of operating two rescue tools simultaneously and a rescue-style front bumper with 60′ hydraulic reels. The SCBA filling system includes a Bauer two-position fill station and an abundance of bottle storage.

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Take a walk around Magnolia Volunteer Fire Department’s new Pierce Velocity Heavy Rescue!

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When spec’ing its new Heavy Rescue, Kamloops (BC) Fire Rescue chose a 22′ aluminum SVI body mounted on a 10″ raised-roof Spartan Gladiator chassis, which houses an X15 600 HP Cummins engine. This fully equipped apparatus comes with an Onan Hydraulic 25,000-watt PTO Generator,  Will-Burt Nightscan light tower, Holmatro hydraulic rescue tools, OnScene Solutions heavy-duty cargo slides, and much more.

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Ocean City Maryland Fire Department Heavy Rescue

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