BUILD YOUR OWN SKID UNIT with the MINI-STRIKER FF Skid Deck
Initial attacks and spot patrols on fires, especially rural, field, forest, and brush fires, as well as prescribed burns, are often best fought with a highly mobile vehicle, one that can reach the fire ground operations on rough terrain and remote areas.
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The STRIKER-3, also known as ULTRASTRIKER and ULTRASNOW, is a portable fire pump. The ULTRASNOW pump was designed in response for a need in the industry to incorporate a higher level of engineering and product knowledge into snow making pumping equipment.
The Importance of Agility: Applying a History Lesson to Firefighting
The famous three hundred Spartans get all the credit for saving classical Greece from Persian conquest, but the real saviors of Greece were the sailors who bested a far larger Persian fleet at the Battle of Salamis. They did so thanks largely to their lighter, more maneuverable ships.
Fully equipped with professional grade equipment including a powerful self-priming 2-stage fire pump powered by a Honda engine. This home fire pump is simple to set up and operate, easy to maneuver, and offers superior performance. You can use this fire pump near a lake or a private pool and when you’re done, clean up and storage is effortless.
Fire agencies need versatile, rugged and portable equipment for wildland and wildland-urban interface (WUI) applications, to transport firefighters, hoses, pumps, fittings, water and other equipment. Due to the often remote nature of wildland fires, getting to the scene generally requires four-wheel drive and off-road capabilities. For vehicles used in wildland applications, one particularly important component is the variety of pumps and water handling equipment available — from small pumps for mopping up, to large pumps that can help protect structures.
Rollover & WATERAX Pump Testing With Calaveras Consolidated
The Calaveras Consolidated chief believes that testing and training should always be executed as if it were the real deal. This test is the deployment of portable water pump, the firefighters will be testing it as they set up to draft water from the Calaveras river.
Running a century-old company doesn’t mean you have to hold on to outdated business practices. WATERAX, a Montreal-based water-pump manufacturer is proof of this. Its decision-makers innovated by adopting the Lean method to help the company stand out from the competition.
We would like to believe the Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada, wildland fire that started on May 2, 2016, was a unique, catastrophic event. Approximately 2,400 houses and buildings were destroyed when fire crossed containment boundaries. However, fire science experts believe wildland urban interface (WUI) property owners in both Canada and the United States will face similar occurrences more regularly in the future.