Oshkosh Corporation Fire & Emergency segment is displaying the new Oshkosh® Striker® ARFF vehicle at China Fire 2021.
The new vehicle will be displayed at Oshkosh’s China Fire booth, located at site E1-04. In addition to the new Striker ARFF, the booth will feature the latest fire and emergency vehicles and technology.
“Oshkosh’s fire and emergency segment remain committed to focusing on the needs of global markets and developing fire apparatus innovations that align with the unique needs of communities and airports of all sizes.”
Development of China
The next generation Striker ARFF vehicle will be unveiled on October 12 at 12 pm at Oshkosh’s China Fire booth In 2019, 60-percent of the world’s “super-tall” buildings were under construction in China, and currently, the country ranks number one for the most skyscrapers over 150 meters. The same year, the Pierce® Ultra Highrise Pumper (UHRP) was introduced to support China’s development of buildings reaching extraordinary heights.
China is also one of the largest aviation markets globally. At China Fire 2021, the next generation Striker ARFF vehicle will be unveiled on October 12 at 12:00 pm at Oshkosh’s China Fire booth. All attendees are invited to take part in the fire apparatus introduction and educational session.
Features of the new Oshkosh Striker ARFF vehicle
- An optimized cockpit featuring modular cab design and ergonomic control placement
- Spacious cab seating, increased visibility, diagnostic support, and Oshkosh C.A.R.E.™ clean cab options
- Unparalleled performance and safety, including Oshkosh TAK-4® all-wheel independent suspension, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), and side curtain airbags
- Innovative Fire Suppression including Oshkosh power divider allowing for pump and roll in any condition, Snozzle® HRET, Oshkosh K-Factor system, and ECO EFP™ system for easy measurement of foam percentages from every discharge on the vehicle, without discharging foam
Airport protection“The new Striker ARFF vehicle supports airports of all sizes with its newly optimized features and our trusted network of sales and service partners ready to provide support in locations around the globe, including China,” said Salim Hawi, Vice President of International Sales for Oshkosh Corporation.
Oshkosh’s China Fire booth will also provide educational kiosks featuring other fire apparatus innovations including the Volterra™ Platform of Electric Vehicles.