Apparatus Purchasing: Custom Cabs
Part 2, the Safety Standards
BY BILL ADAMS
It is important to note that the OEMs’
assertions of compliance are to criteria
document.” They are not subject to nego-
tiation, debate, or choice by purchasers
14. 3.2: “Cabs on apparatus with a GV WR
greater than 26,000 lb ( 11,800 kg) shall
3034 50 56 FA Viewpoints This new column presents
two views—this month on
systems are getting simpler
and more accepted.
Delivery to Colonial
Fire Station Design
A South Carolina fire
station maximizes use
of limited space.
CARLSTADT (NJ) FIRE DEPARTMENT ENGINE 2 operates at a multiple-alarm fire in a commercial building. Engine 2 is a 2014 Pierce
Velocity 2,000-gpm model with a 500-gallon water tank. The 84-inch cab has a 10-inch raised roof with seating for 10. Additional features
include a 4,000-watt light tower, hydraulic ladder rack, and low hosebed. (Photo by Ron Jeffers.)
March 2017 | Volume XXII No– 3 www.fireapparatus.Com
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cut corners out there.
We’d never dream of
doing it in here.