CFJ Vol. 28.4, (Spring 2014)

How to convert cell phone “Ping” coordinates to a point on a topographic map

Has your department ever been provided a cell phone coordinate for a person lost in the woods as they called 911 for assistance? This is becoming much more common across the country as emergency communications centers gain the technology to capture the location of a cell phone signal through “signal triangulation.”

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From the Editor - Spring 2014

David Greene’s article on Google Glass sounds like magic to me. If you are not familiar with Google Glass, you will be amazed at this futuristic technology that is here today. David does a great job of explaining how this technology will enhance the jobs of EMS providers in the field. He goes on to tell us that there are many other emergency functions in fire-rescue where Glass is a game changer. Read his article on page 24 to find out more.

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Rescue, who is doing it right?

Some of my colleagues and I have been very fortunate to teach and attend different classes dealing with technical rescue the past few years in different locations. In our travels we get to learn how departments handle technical rescue scenarios in their areas with wide ranges of equipment and techniques they have available. Some are big departments with many “cool toys,” and some are small departments with the absolute bare necessities. Some folks have vast amounts of training and others are just starting out in the tech rescue disciplines. Through these contacts we learn from their experiences and help to answer questions they may have. Some of the common questions I keep hearing as we travel are; “We were taught to do it this way, why are you teaching it another?” “Why does each team operate so differently?” “Why do we need to learn a different method?” Why do we need so many different pieces of equipment that do the same job?” All of those questions lead to the big question of: “Who is doing this right?”

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Heavy Vehicle Rescue

Winter is finally gone, although as I write this column we are still dealing with wintery weather. Hopefully by the time you read this, all this weather will be gone and warm, nice days will finally be among us. That will mean it is time to get some training in while the weather is good, and before it gets hot and the summer vacations kick in.

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Two in/Two out versus Rapid Intervention: Is there a difference?

Last quarter, I wrote of the changes we’ve seen in both fires and buildings over the last quarter century. Many of today’s buildings are constructed of lightweight materials and energy efficiency designs. Fuels today are less commonly natural products and more commonly synthetics. Consider that pound for pound, hydrocarbons — such as polyethylene and polyurethane — will produce twice as much heat as ordinary combustibles and consume 50 percent more oxygen. For comparison purposes, a pound of cotton produces approximately 6,894 BTUs, a pound of gasoline produces approximately 19,100 BTUs, and a pound of polyethylene produces 20,100 BTUs.

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Deploy a Fire Shelter?

On July 6, 1994, 14 firefighters died in a burn-over on the South Canyon Fire on Storm King Mountain. Jim Roth received the news that every firefighter family member fears. His brother was one of the 14 killed. As Jim learned of the events of that fire and the actions of the crew, he had many questions. Why were they in the spot where they were found? What caused the fire to run? One of the questions that Jim focused on was what the crew had for its last-ditch line of protection — The Fire Shelter.

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The 5 Easy Steps to Total Success

It was a dark and gloomy night. The type of night where both beast and man are both hidden away in a warm and quiet place and no one is on the streets or roads. It’s the kind of night where everything is almost too quiet. It’s the kind of night where you wonder why it is so quiet because its whisper quiet.

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NEW OWNER SEES GREAT GROWTH OPPORTUNITY FOR FES

Al Willimon, recently acquired Fire Equipment Services in Sumter, South Carolina. Under the 28 year ownership of Mr. Tom Garrity, Fire Equipment Services established itself as a manufacturer of top quality fire apparatus. With Mr. Garrity’s in November 2012, the future of the business was in question. Mr. Willimon saw an opportunity to continue the company because of such a strong group of employees as the backbone of FES. “The employees took great pride in their work and believed in the products that they manufactured,” said Willimon.

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Baby proofed houses pose risk to firefighters

“Baby proofed” is a term I am use to around my house. This is mainly due to my two year old running around and if it can be broken, destroyed, colored on, painted and opened it has happened or is going to happen. That is the sole reason for my house being “baby proofed.” For those of us who have kids I know this is a term that we laugh at, because we know that it is not possible to baby proof anything. But for us in the fire service this is something that we need to become familiar with, quick!

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Improving fire inspections with quality assurance

Years ago when I got into the fire service “Community Risk Reduction” was a term that no one knew. Throughout the years this term has made its way into the fire service vocabulary and has driven the way many departments mitigate loss in their community. There are many sections that make up Community Risk Reduction, one section in particular is somewhat new to the fire service but has been around for many years in the business and corporate world. The section in which I’m speaking of is Quality Assurance.

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Public perception and protecting your department

As firefighters, officers and chiefs, the emergency services certainly care what the public thinks. What does “politics” mean in the fire service? It means that sometimes we did not provide a service; but instead, we catered to the wants of the citizens in our communities! Some say that the job of the fire chief is like being a chameleon where one must transition from Incident Commander to politician and back again.

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Imagine the future

Google Glass, the world is flat again

The explorers of the early second millennium (A.D.) once thought the world was flat. They feared that if they sailed too far away from home, that they would fall off of the edge of the earth. We have since discovered that the world is round and is about 8,000 miles in diameter. But thanks to Google Glass, the world may once again become flat, and a lot smaller.

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Relevant Tags: EMS 2014

Leadership versus supervision

Everyone in the fire service at some point has worked with an officer that has made an impression on him or her, good or bad, but the ones that leave the best impressions are officers that practice good leadership — not just being a supervisor. The definition of a leader is one that leads or guides where the definition of a supervisor is one who supervises, they sound like similar definitions but they are very far apart.

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Know your standards

Fire and Explosion Investigation involves understanding the many materials, systems and applicable standards, codes, regulations and laws that specify how they may be constructed and used. This column is intended to give the investigator a basic knowledge of these. In future issues, we will attempt to address a particular standard, code or regulation.

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Strategic planning for Emergency Service Organizations

“Strategic Planning,” “Risk Assessment,” and “Standards of Response Cover” are three techniques you can use within an emergency services organization (ESO) to respond to the ever-changing environment of your organization.

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What it takes to join a Hazardous Materials Team

It doesn’t take a chemical engineer, chemistry major or rocket scientist to be a Hazardous Materials Technician. What it does take is commitment, dedication and a willingness to learn.

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Railroad Transportation: Response considerations, or ‘We’re at the call, now what do we do?’

In our last discussion, we covered the background subjects of railroad transportation — e.g. recognition and identification; rail tank car characteristics, etc. We now progress to the next logical level, which is that of actual response considerations — better known as the actions we may take at a railroad transportation hazmat incident. Just as when we progress through the pivotal period of time in our hazmat career termed the hazmat technician class and must cover the imperative academic or classroom portions of the curriculum prior to transitioning to the more popular hands-on practical topics, in this discussion we will progress in much the same manner by covering on-scene tactical considerations.

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A near miss is really a near hit

One of the most important segments of your organization’s risk management plan is the investigation of accidents and incidents, and yet they are only accomplished in a small number of cases.

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Industry News

Creative Fund Raising
The C.A.S.P.E.R. System was developed by a family-run business named 911 C.A.S.P.E.R. Systems. C.A.S.P.E.R. stands for Community Awareness and Stimulus Plan for Emergency Readiness. This new system is a creative way to help Non-Profit Organizations create a residual stream of donations from a source that has not been tapped — at least tapped to its true donation potential. It is literally a full color LED display on steroids. And best yet, it will be set up so it makes you donations and is a multi-use tool. Can your present sign do that?

So, how does the 911 C.A.S.P.E.R. systems help? The “The Trifecta of Giving — Be a part of the Flow.” “Sponsortizers” give to 911 (which represents non-profit organizations), the 911 is then able to provide their services to their communities — communities then patronize/support the sponsortizers who so generously gave to their 911 Organization(s).

To name just a few more of the benefits, with the use of their C.A.S.P.E.R. Alerts feature, your 911 dispatchers, and other authorized alerting personnel that you have given access, can put up other alerts and warnings that FEMA’s IPAWS may not sanction. And the all text AMBER alerts are a thing of the past due to the capability of instantaneously putting up a picture of the missing person directly on the full color LED display. This feature will also work on SILVER Alerts, Missing Persons, BOLO, etc.

There is 15 minute, interactive, webinar that 911 C.A.S.P.E.R. Systems’ provides to find out more. There is a lot of information on their website, however, while their C.A.S.P.E.R. System is easy to use, the visual helps to understand the many levels of benefits it offers. You will even get to know what the word “Sponsortize” means and why they coined it.

Contact Rodney Roberts from Sure-Flo Inc., 276-233-3131, or Chuck Freels from 911 C.A.S.P.E.R. Systems, 276-229-4200, to find out more.

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The Angel Tool

As you read this article, I will have been to FDIC and back. I guess it is writing for the future but then reading for the past. I wouldn’t try to figure that one out, it could make your head hurt. The nice thing about FDIC is I will have the chance to search out equipment and gear and see what is coming out new for 2014. A lot of the manufacturers like to “show and tell” their new ideas and tools. If you have never been to FDIC, you should try and plan on going at least once for the experience. It is something you will never forget.

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National study finds that emergency managers identify the public’s varied communication preferences as the greatest challenge they face

As mobile technologies and social media channels continue to penetrate Americans’ communications behaviors, emergency managers are working diligently to ensure emergency communications keep pace. This is one of the findings from the 2013 Federal Signal Public Safety Survey, which examines some of the greatest challenges currently faced by emergency managers. The survey comes as recent tragedies in Yosemite National Park and Aurora, Colo., remind Americans of the unpredictable and devastating effects man-made and natural disasters can have.

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Cordova Fire and Rescue

Station Specs

Department Name: Cordova Fire and Rescue

County: Richmond

Address: 108 7th Street, Cordova, NC 28379

Municipal or Private? Municipal

Type Department: All Volunteer

Number of Stations: One

Do you provide EMS? Yes

What type? BlS, First Responder

Specialty Operations: Heavy Rescue, ATV SAR, and Water Rescue

Annual Budget: $110,000-115,000

Area Covered: 50.143 square miles

Population: 3368

Total Runs: 348

Fire: 129 — EMS: 149 — Rescue: 70

Chief: Ray Webb

Chief Officers:
Assistant Chief Eddie Cagle and Deputy Chief Jeremy Chance

Other Officers: Three Captains, three Lieutenants, and three Safety Officers

Number of Members: 35

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 910-895-9713

Please visit our website at cordovafirerescue.com and like us on our Facebook page.

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PPE drying cabinets, the BEST option...

Picture a local firefighter conference where many vendors and dealers exhibit, seeking to prosper through promoting their product offering. As a laundry equipment supplier who has long attended said conference, we know that from many years of involvement, some number of station houses already have large commercial sized washers to wash turnout gear. In this case, the next logical thing for us to do is find out how the turnout gear is then being dried.

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The Schematic Design phase

(Note: This is part six of a multi-issue topic.)

Last issue we started looking at the separate elements of the Design Phase of your project. In other words, getting lines on a stack of pages that look like a firehouse. This issue I will continue working on the Schematic Design phase. Remember, I told you this could take up to a year. This just may play out in real time.

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New construction delivery method options

With the enactment of House Bill 857, the North Carolina General Assembly has now given state and local governments the ability to contract for construction projects using design build as the delivery method. Effective in 2013, this bill allows municipal fire and rescue departments to choose design build as their delivery method for both new facilities and renovation projects.

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Experience matters in fire station design

If your organization is planning to renovate or build a new Fire/Rescue station, is there really any benefit to using an architect who has significant fire/rescue station experience? After all, any quality architect should be able to design a station, right? Is specialization really necessary? Well, look at it another way. Would you go to a foot specialist for a heart condition? Both doctors were trained in medical school. Surely the podiatrist can figure out a coronary by-pass, right?

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Recruiting for the MURDOCK Study:

Staff from the Duke University-MURDOCK Study were recruiting in the waiting room of Bethesda Health Center, a local clinic designated to provide care in north Charlotte, North Carolina to under served populations when they met Denise Cabrero, a registered paramedic who was volunteering at the clinic. Her dedication to helping others was tangible to the study staff as they got to know Ms. Cabrero and learned of her work with the clinic and her training as a paramedic.

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After action reporting and curbside manner —

Dr. Richard Gist from the Kansas City, Missouri Fire Department working with Section 13 and Vicki Taylor working as a clinical practitioner with the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Life Safety Initiatives Section 13 have both produced, in consult with other fire service administrators, a “DRY HYDRANT” for the front line working firefighter regarding stress, Post Traumatic Stress (PTS) and Acute Traumatic Stress (ATS) reactions. Traumatic wounds are those calls that require psychological modeling with interventions that work including the Critical Incident Stress Management/Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISM/CISD) models we have used over the years. CISM/CISD have been dropped and replaced by A.A.R. and Curbside Manner without scientific evidence they work.

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Serious side effects

Have you noticed the plethora of serious side effects cited on commercials for every drug imaginable?

They show beautiful people and fabulous families enjoying life as a result of powerful pharmaceuticals, but the commercial always ends with a laundry list of potentially harmful, sometimes fatal side effects.

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Newport Fire Department

Station Specs

Department Name:
Newport Fire Department

County: York

Type Department: County System with a separate tax district

Number of Stations: Four

Do you provide EMS? No

Specialty Operations: None

Annual Budget: $350,000

Area Covered: 26 square miles

Population: 2,000 – 24,000

Total Runs: 596

Chief: Carl Faulk

Chief Officers: Assistant Chief Mark Bollinger

Other Officers: One Safety Officer, two Captains, and four Lieutenants

Number of Members: 36

Address: 5198 Hampton Ridge Rd.  Rock Hill SC 29732

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 803-366-3638

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South Carolina Fire Rescue June 9-12

The South Carolina Fire Rescue 2014 Conference will be held at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center June 9-12, 2014 in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

This year’s theme is “Saving Lives — Changing Lives” with F4 — Family, Fitness, Finance and Fire Hose.

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Car Show Mega Raffle to benefit rescue squad

Don’t miss the Annual Car Show to be held July, 26, 2014 in downtown Madison, N.C. Proceeds to benefit the Madison-Rockingham Rescue Squad, Inc., a volunteer agency.

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BADIN LAKE VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

BADIN LAKE VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

2013 E-One IH4400 with International chassis, 330 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale pump with 1280 gallon tank, HiViz 15000 LED scene lights, ladder storage through tank sleeve.

Provided By Fire Connections

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CASTORIA VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

CASTORIA VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

2013 E-One Commercial Rescue Pumper, 1500 GPM Hale QMAX pump with 1030 gallon tank, Hydraulic overhead ladder rack, Newton dump, full depth compartments.

Provided By Fire Connections

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CITY OF ROCKY MOUNT FIRE DEPT.

CITY OF ROCKY MOUNT FIRE DEPT.

2013 E-One Heavy Rescue, ISL 450 HP engine, custom hydraulics, 40 kw generator, Bauer compressor/cascade awning, exhaust diverter LED scene lights.

Provided By Fire Connections

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DUNN EMERGENCY SERVICES

DUNN EMERGENCY SERVICES

2013 E-One Custom Rescue Pumper, Cummins ISL 450 HP engine, Hale QMAX pump with 1000 gallon tank, Foam Pro 1600 system, Newton dump.

Provided By Fire Connections

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GUIL-RAND FIRE DEPT.

GUIL-RAND FIRE DEPT.

2013 E-One Typhoon Emax, Cummins ISL 450 HP engine, 1500 GPM pump with 780 gallon poly tank, custom shelving and storage package, Fed Signal Q2B siren.

Provided By Fire Connections

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JORDAN’S CHAPEL FIRE DEPT.

JORDAN’S CHAPEL FIRE DEPT.

2013 E-One IH4400 Pumper Tanker, MAXXFORCE 9 330 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous pump with 1280 gallon tank, Newton dump, Top Mount speedlays, ladder rack.

Provided By Fire Connections

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RICHFIELD-MISENHEIMER FIRE DEPT.

RICHFIELD-MISENHEIMER FIRE DEPT.

2013 E-One Typhoon Custom Pumper, Cummins ISL 450 HP engine, 1500 GPM pump with 1030 gallon tank, Newton dump, severe duty dash, Whelen Pioneer LED brow and pushups.

Provided By Fire Connections

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TOWN OF FORT MILL

TOWN OF FORT MILL

E-One 78’ Quint Aerial with all aluminum ladder with pre piped waterway, 750 lb. tip load, ladder has pinable water with nozzle that can operate at pump panel, 1500 GPM Hale pump.

Provided By FireLine, Inc.

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TOWN OF FORT MILL

TOWN OF FORT MILL

2014 E-One E-Max Rescue Pumper with Typhoon Cummins chassis, 450 HP with Allison transmission, 1500 GPM with 750 gallon tank, Zico drop down ladder for rear access.

Provided By FireLine, Inc.

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ALLEN VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

ALLEN VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

Pierce Arrow XT Pumper with Pierce chassis, Detroit Diesel DD13 500 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous Pumper, 1,000 gallon UPF poly tank. Harrison 20 kw generator, Gortite roll-up doors.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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CARY FIRE DEPT.

CARY FIRE DEPT.

Pierce Velocity Pumper with Pierce chassis, Detroit Diesel DD13 500 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous Pumper, ,500 gallon UPF poly tank. Harrison 8 kw generator, Gortite roll-up doors.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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DUCK FIRE DEPT.

DUCK FIRE DEPT.

Pierce Impel Pumper with Pierce chassis, Cummins ISL9 450 HP Engine,1500 GPM Waterous pumper, 750 gallon UPF poly tank. Harrison 10kw generator, Gortite roll-up doors.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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JAMES CITY COUNTY FIRE DEPT.

JAMES CITY COUNTY FIRE DEPT.

2 Pierce Velocity Pumpers with Pierce chassis, Detroit Diesel DD13 500 HP engines, 1500 GPM Pierce Pump, ,750 gallon UPF poly tank, AMDOR roll-up doors, Husky 12 foam system.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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LITTLETON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

LITTLETON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

Pierce Pumper with Freightliner M2-106 chassis, Cummins ISB 360 HP engine,1250 GPM Hale QMAX-125 Pump, 1250 gallon UPF poly tank, AMDOR roll-up doors.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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LITTLETON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

LITTLETON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

Pierce Pumper with Freightliner M2-106 chassis, Cummins ISB 360 HP engine,1250 GPM Hale QMAX-125 pump, 1250 gallon UPF poly tank. AMDOR roll-up doors.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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RALEIGH FIRE DEPARTMENT

RALEIGH FIRE DEPARTMENT

Pierce Arrow XT Pumper with Pierce chassis, Cummins ISL9 450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous Pump, 500 gallon UPF poly tank, Onan 6 kw generator, Gortite roll-up doors.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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RALEIGH FIRE DEPARTMENT

RALEIGH FIRE DEPARTMENT

2 Pierce Arrow XT Pumpers with Pierce chassis, Cummins ISL9 450 HP engines, 1500 GPM Waterous pump, 750 gallon UPF poly tanks, Gortite roll-up doors, Husky 3 foam system.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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RALEIGH FIRE DEPARTMENT

RALEIGH FIRE DEPARTMENT

Pierce Arrow XT 100’ Aerial Platform with Pierce chassis, Detroit Diesel 500 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous pump, 300 gallon UPF poly tank, Gortite roll-up doors, Red LED aerial rung lighting.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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ROANOKE ISLAND VOLUNTEER FD

ROANOKE ISLAND VOLUNTEER FD

Pierce Pumper with International 4400 chassis, MaxxForce 9 330 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale QMAX 150 pump, 1500 gallon UPF poly tanks, Gortite Roll up doors, Husky 3 foam system.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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ROANOKE FIRE EMS

ROANOKE FIRE EMS

Pierce Quantam Pumper with International chassis, Detroit Diesel DD13 450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale QMAX 150 Pumper, 500 gallon UPF poly tank, Gortite Roll up doors, Husky 3 foam system.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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WHITEVILLE FIRE DEPT.

WHITEVILLE FIRE DEPT.

Pierce Arrow XT PUC Pumper with Pierce chassis, Cummins ISL9 450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Pierce PUC pump, 850 gallon UPF poly tanks, AMDOR roll-up doors, Husky 3 foam system.

Provided By Atlantic Emergency Solutions

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FRANKLIN COMMUNITY FIRE DEPT.

FRANKLIN COMMUNITY FIRE DEPT.

2014 Anchor-Richey Ford F-550, 6.7 diesel engine, 245 GPM Hale HPXB 200 pump, dual booster reels, extendable scene light, dual rear slide out trays.

Provided By Anchor-Richey

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LEE COUNTY

LEE COUNTY

2014 Spartan ERV Pumper/Tanker with Kenworth Chassis, diesel engine, 1500 Hale pump, 3000 gallon poly tank, 180 degree swivel rear dump chute, Zico dump tank lift system.

Provided By Anchor-Richey

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PENNINGTON GAP FIRE DEPT.

PENNINGTON GAP FIRE DEPT.

2013 Ford F-550 10’ Wet Rescue, 6.7 HP engine, 300 GPM Waterous E511-C pump, 300 gallon poly tank,12,000 lb. Warn winch and stainless steel brush guard

Provided By Anchor-Richey

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BROADWAY VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

BROADWAY VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT.

2013 KME Severe Service Custom Pumper with KME chassis, Cummins ISL 450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale QMAX pump, 1000 gallon PDF tank, 2 door custom cab; air pack storage in cab dept.

Provided By Safe Industries

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PICKETT POST- CAMP OAK FIRE DEPT.

PICKETT POST- CAMP OAK FIRE DEPT.

2013 KME Severe Service Commercial Pumper with International chassis, Maxxforce 13 475 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale QMAX pump, 2,500 gallon poly tank, top mount /side mount pump panel configuration.

Provided By Safe Industries

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SOUTH GREENVILLE FIRE DEPT.

SOUTH GREENVILLE FIRE DEPT.

2013 KME 79’ Predator Severe Service with KME chassis, Cummins ISL 9 450 HP engine, 2,000 GPM Waterous CSU pump, 500 gallon UPF tank, rear cab wall PAC mounts, Lin-X interior.

Provided By Safe Industries

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WILLISTON FIRE DEPT.

WILLISTON FIRE DEPT.

2013 International 4400 2 door Commercial Pumper with International chassis, Maxxforce 9 330 HP engine, 1500 GPM Hale QMAX pump, 1000 gallon poly tank, Akron off-truck foam access with 125 GPM eductor

Provided By Safe Industries

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AMBUSTAR, INC.

AMBUSTAR, INC.

2013 Mercedes Sprinter Type II AEV ambulance, complete Whelen LED light system, custom cabinetry, Vanner 1050 CUL inverter/battery charger, Stryker MX Pro cot and custom striping and graphics

Provided By Northwestern Emergency Vehicles, Inc.

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ATLANTIC BEACH FIRE DEPT.

ATLANTIC BEACH FIRE DEPT.

2014 Chevrolet G4500 Type II AEV TramaHawk, 172” x 95” box size with 72” headroom, custom cabinetry, custom striping and graphics, ducted heat/AC.

Provided By Northwestern Emergency Vehicles, Inc.

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CARTER COUNTY EMERGENCY AND RESCUE SQUAD

CARTER COUNTY EMERGENCY AND RESCUE SQUAD

2013 Ford F-350 Type I AEV Ambulance, Lonseal safety flooring covering, Head of squad bench custom striping and graphics.

Provided By Northwestern Emergency Vehicles, Inc.

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FORSYTH COUNTY

FORSYTH COUNTY

2014 Chevrolet G4500 Type III Remount Conversion, Complete refurb of the modular body, complete new paint, new reflective striping, all new shock absorbent rub rails and much more.

Provided By Northwestern Emergency Vehicles, Inc.

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NASH COUNTY EMS

NASH COUNTY EMS

2013 Chevrolet G4500 Type III Remount conversion, complete refurb of the modular body, complete new paint, new reflective striping, NWEV standard remount conversion.

Provided By Northwestern Emergency Vehicles, Inc.

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BAILEY FIRE DEPT.

BAILEY FIRE DEPT.

Rosenbauer Elliptical Tanker with Freightliner 114SD chassis, Cummins ISL 370 HP engine, 500 GPM Hale AP pump, 3000 gallon UFP tank, Zico “quick lift” drop tank rack.

Provided By C. W. Williams & Co.

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CAPE FEAR RURAL FIRE DEPT.

CAPE FEAR RURAL FIRE DEPT.

Rosenbauer Side Mount Commercial Pumper with International chassis, MaxxForce 10 330 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous pump, 1000 gallon UFP tank, FoamPro 1600 pro system.

Provided By C. W. Williams & Co.

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HUGUENOT FIRE DEPT.

HUGUENOT FIRE DEPT.

Rosenbauer Custom Side Mount Pumper with Rosenbauer chassis, Cummins ISL 450 HP engine, 1500 GPM Waterous CSUC20 pump, 750 gallon UFP tank, Water Avantus 6 foam system.

Provided By C. W. Williams & Co.

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CITY OF MANASSAS FIRE DEPT.

CITY OF MANASSAS FIRE DEPT.

Rosenbauer 101’ Cobra Platform with Rosenbauer chassis, Cummins ISX 500 HP engine, Opticom system, Vogel automatic lube system, 10 kw Harrison hydraulic generator.

Provided By C. W. Williams & Co.

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PEMBROKE RURAL FIRE DEPT.

PEMBROKE RURAL FIRE DEPT.

“Wildfire” Brush Truck by C. W. Williams, 100 Hale HPX pump with 250 gallon tank, Warn brush guard, 2 telescopic scene lights, LED lighting package, stainless steel pumbing.

Provided By C. W. Williams & Co.

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