KME introduces brand new X-Series custom pumpers

KME Fire Apparatus, a subsidiary of REV Group, has introduced the new X-Series Custom Pumper where performance, value, and reduced delivery time meet. The new X-Series is designed to help fire departments navigate the challenges associated with specifying and procuring fire apparatus by offering multiple core models that can be customised with thousands of options to meet their unique needs. This allows KME to build and deliver custom pumpers that


NVFC releases toolkit to help fire service leaders create solid departments

The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), in partnership with the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance, have launched the Psychologically Healthy Fire Departments (PHFD) initiative to support firefighters and EMS providers and create healthy, successful departments. A new implementation toolkit is now available to help fire department leaders promote and foster well-being among their members. Maintaining a psychologically healthy fire department provides a positive work environment

Clarience Technologies

Clarience Technologies acquires ECCO Safety Group

Clarience Technologies have announced that it has acquired ECCO Safety Group (ESG), a manufacturer in audible warning equipment and emergency lighting for commercial and emergency vehicles and home to brands like ECCO and Code 3. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. Brian Kupchella, Chief Executive Officer of Clarience Technologies, said, “We are thrilled to welcome ESG to Clarience Technologies. The addition of ESG’s leading safety and emergency lighting solutions expands and complements our


E-ONE provides Hillsborough County Fire Rescue with air purifiers

E-ONE has recently received an order for 63 Active Air Purification Systems to be installed into existing fire apparatus by Hillsborough County Fire Rescue in Tampa, Florida. E-ONE’s Active Air Purification System kills 99 percent of pathogens, including COVID-19, in the air and on surfaces providing better air quality and a safer cab environment. Designed with advanced photohydroionisation (PHI) and UV technology, this unique system also offers: Proven reduction in


KME adds Sunbelt Fire as new dealer in Ala. and Miss.

KME have recently announced the appointment of Sunbelt Fire as the exclusive KME dealer for Alabama and Mississipi. Sunbelt Fire is authorised to sell and service the complete portfolio of KME apparatus in these Southeast markets. Established in 1983 and headquartered in Fairhope, AL, Sunbelt Fire is well equipped to serve the needs of surrounding departments and communities with eight fully equipped mobile service trucks, a 22,000 square foot service

REV Group

REV Group reveal Hendrickson Fire Rescue Equipment expand portfolio

REV Fire Group have announced that Hendrickson Fire Rescue Equipment is expanding its product portfolio and will represent Ferrara Fire Apparatus and E-ONE. Hendrickson Fire Rescue Equipment has been a longtime, successful Spartan Emergency Response dealer providing its New York Metro area customers with best-in-class sales and service. “We are thrilled to expand our portfolio of product offerings to meet our customers’ fire apparatus needs,” said Craig Probst, President of Hendrickson


Oshkosh supply Striker 8×8 to Phoenix Fire Department fleet

Oshkosh Airport Products, LLC have announced that the company has completed delivery of a new Striker® 8×8 ARFF vehicle for the Phoenix Fire Department at Sky Harbor International Airport in Arizona. The ARFF team at this FAA rated Index-E airport manages an entire Oshkosh fleet. “We are honoured to once again be selected to produce custom fire apparatus to support the Phoenix Fire Department’s dedicated team at Sky Harbor International Airport,” said Rich

First Due

First Due and BRYCER TCE partner to reimagine code compliance

First Due have recently announced a partnership with BRYCER TCE (The Compliance Engine), who specialise and excel in system tracking and testing code compliance. The partnership will enable agencies to access critical fire protection system, backflows, and elevator inspection data recorded using The Compliance Engine, within First Due – before, during and after an incident. “A major First Due feature is gathering information on every structure in a response area and empowering operations


Fire-Dex expands product team by investing in new talent

Fire-Dex have announced the expansion of their product development team with the hiring of two Product Managers, Matt Colatruglio and Matt Shurtz. “As a result of our tremendous growth over the last decade, we’re able to invest in unique talent with diverse skillsets and experiences,” states Todd Herring, Director of Marketing. “This expansion is also a testament to the commitment from our leadership to continue providing innovative solutions to firefighters

Sutphen Corporation

Sutphen Corporation introduces new 36-inch custom cab length

Sutphen Corporation has added a 36-inch custom cab length to its product line up. The 130-year-old business now offers four different custom cab length options. Measuring 36 inches from the centre of the front wheel well to the end of the cab, the new two-door custom cab option allows departments the opportunity to reduce unused cab space while remaining in Sutphen’s renown custom cab and chassis. Sutphen now offers 36-inch, 56-inch, 62-inch