KME Fire Apparatus., a subsidiary of REV Group®, and a foremost manufacturer of fire apparatus announces that the City of Redmond (WA) Fire Company has selected its authorized dealer, Cascade Fire & Safety, to provide the company with two KME Custom Pumpers. The two rigs feature a 100” wide aluminum cab/body and are customized to meet the unique needs of the City’s response area. Other key features of the KME Custom Pumpers Predator® MFD cab/chassis 10” raised roof Cummins® X12 500 HP engine Waterous CSU 2000 GPM single stage pump 500-gallon water tank Low hose bed body configuration Authority Comment “KME is excited for the opportunity to start working with the City of Redmond,” said Chris McClung, Director of Sales for KME Fire Apparatus. “We look forward to providing custom apparatus to the citizens and businesses of Redmond.” About City of Redmond Fire Department The City of Redmond Fire Department serves a 45-square mile response area which includes the City of Redmond and the surrounding area of King County within the King County Fire District, serving a population of more than 270,000. From fire suppression and emergency medical services, to rescue and hazardous materials response, the fire department works diligently to meet the needs of the Redmond community.
KME Fire Apparatus, a subsidiary of REV Group®, and a foremost manufacturer of fire apparatus is pleased to announce that San Bernardino County (California) Fire Department has recently taken delivery of a new KME Tractor-Drawn AerialCat™ (TDA) and a Commercial Water Tender joining more than 50 other KME units currently in service within San Bernardino County. The Tractor-Drawn AerialCat™ Features KME Severe Service™ cab Hendrickson STEERTEK™ front axle Cummins® X15 600 HP engine and Allison EVS™ transmission Waterous S100 2,000 GPM pump AerialCat™ 101’ ladder with 350-gallon water tank Dropframe body design featuring large compartment capacity, redesigned transverse storage, and lower ground ladder storage. The Commercial Water Tender features International cab/chassis 1,800-gallon water tank 500 GPM Darley PTO driven pump FoamPro® Class-A foam system Remote-controlled front bumper turret, capable of flowing 30-125 GPM. This turret is controlled by a joystick in the cab allowing crews to stay inside the cab while directing the flow of water. Authority Comment “KME worked closely to design a configuration that would answer all of the challenges met by the San Bernardino County Fire Department,” said Chris McClung, Director of Sales for KME. “KME is thankful that San Bernardino County Fire Department continues to trust KME for all of its custom fire apparatus needs.” San Bernardino Fire Department also has a 101’ TDA AerialCat and five pumpers on order to be delivered by the end of the year.
KME Fire Apparatus, a subsidiary of REV Group®, and a foremost manufacturer of fire apparatus is pleased to announce that Santa Barbara County (California) Fire Department has recently taken delivery of six new KME Custom Pumpers. The new trucks will join dozens of KME apparatus currently in service within the Santa Barbara County Fire Department. The custom pumpers are built on KME’s Severe Service™ (SSX™) cab which was engineered for heavy-duty use and exposed to high volume use with over a million miles of real-world testing. Features Hendrickson STEERTEK™ front axle Cummins® X12 450 HP engine and Allison EVS™ transmission 500-gallon water tank with 25-gallon foam tank Hale QMax 1500 GPM pump FoamPro® 2001 foam system 150” FlexForm™ body constructed of galvanneal steel with customized shelving and compartmentation Authority comment “KME has been working with Santa Barbara County Fire Department to perfect their truck configuration that meets the needs of their specific area,” said Chris McClung, Director of Sales for KME. “We thank Santa Barbara County Fire Department for their continued confidence in the KME product.” About Santa Barbara County Fire Department The Santa Barbara County Fire Department serves 420,000 residents and millions of tourists with over 245 employees from 16 fire stations. They protect over 2,774 square miles that include both sandy beaches and rugged mountains topping 6,820 feet and run over 15,000 incidents per year.
KME Fire Apparatus., a subsidiary of REV Group® and a foremost manufacturer of fire apparatus, announces that Campbell Supply Company is expanding its coverage area and will now represent KME Fire Apparatus in New Jersey and Delaware. “Having recently added the KME product line in Eastern Pennsylvania, we are pleased to have additional sales and service territory for the KME brand in both New Jersey and Delaware,” said Scott Campbell, President of Campbell Supply Company. About Campbell Supply Company Campbell Supply Company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in South Brunswick, NJ, with locations in Newark, NJ; Lafayette, NJ; Bridgeton, NJ; Absecon, NJ; Woodbridge, NJ; and Montgomery, NY. Campbell Supply Company provides unmatched capabilities with a full-service maintenance shop containing 94 bays as well as superior mobile service. With more than $15 million of parts inventory, the company operates more than 20 delivery vans covering all of New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania, and New York City’s five boroughs, providing twice a day delivery service to assure parts are available when needed. Its portfolio also includes REV Group subsidiary Spartan Emergency Response®. Authority Comment “To serve fire departments in both New Jersey and Delaware, we are thrilled to be expanding Campbell Supply’s area of responsibility for KME,” said Chris McClung, Director of Sales for KME Fire Apparatus.
KME Fire Apparatus, a subsidiary of REV Group® and a leading manufacturer of fire apparatus, will display a diverse group of apparatus at FDIC International (Fire Department Instructors Conference) in Indianapolis, Indiana from August 5 – 7, 2021. KME’s booth, number 3901 in the Indiana Convention Center, will have seven unique vehicles to meet multiple fire service needs. Expected to garner substantial interest is the new Tractor-Drawn AerialCat™ with Steel-Safe™ technology being delivered to San Bernardino County (CA) Fire Department. This 101-foot TDA features an updated FlexForm™ Dropframe TDA Body design with a large compartment capacity including a redesigned transverse storage area and lower ground ladder storage. The new body design also allows for lower TDA or Tiller cab travel heights without sacrificing ground ladder storage. Built to the custom requirements of the fire department, the unit includes a 2,000 GPM, single-stage pump, and 300-gallon water tank. Other AerialCat™ with Steel-Safe™ technology units on display include a 103-foot Tuff Truck™ from Blue Ridge Hook & Ladder Company in Stroudsburg, PA. Built on a KME Severe Service™ chassis, this rig features CAFS with 1500 GPM, single-stage pump, and KME’s EZ-MRS™ to help facilitate maintenance and keep the Steel-Safe ladder in optimal condition. Linglestown Fire Company #1, PA will have their KME 102-foot Mid-Mount Platform on display featuring KME’s state-of-the-art motion control system with a 10-inch display at the control console. Pumpers on display include a Custom Pumper from Swannanoa Fire Rescue, NC, with premium features such as KME’s digital dash display, a 1750 GPM single-stage pump, and 1000-gallon water tank. One of Howard County (MD) Fire & Rescue’s new custom pumpers will be shown, with enhanced firefighter health features including easy decontamination options such as vinyl non-SCBA seats, which are easier to clean, as well as the Active Air Purification System. custom configurations Additionally, KME’s new X-Series™ Custom Pumper will also be on display. Designed to help fire departments navigate the challenges associated with specifying and procuring fire apparatus, the X-Series offers multiple core models that can be customized with thousands of options to meet departments’ unique requirements. Finally, KME will display a Custom Heavy Rescue from Muncie, Indiana. The truck features a four (4) compartment walk-though body, with a breathing air cascade system and Appleton Fill Station. “With multiple apparatus on display ranging from TDA’s to Heavy Rescues, we are able to show how KME has custom configurations based on unique fire department requirements,” says Chris McClung, KME’s Director of Sales. “We are also glad to have the opportunity to actually see our customers face-to-face in Indianapolis and build an even better understanding of some challenges they are facing,” McClung added.
KME Fire Apparatus., a subsidiary of REV Group® and a foremost manufacturer of fire apparatus, announces that Campbell Supply Company is expanding its portfolio and will represent KME Fire Apparatus in designated counties within Eastern Pennsylvania. “At Campbell Supply, our business philosophy has been based on two guiding principles, honesty and integrity,” said Scott Campbell, President of Campbell Supply Company. “It has always been very important to establish a good relationship with the companies we represent. We are excited to represent KME Fire Apparatus in Eastern Pennsylvania.” About Campbell Supply Campbell Supply Company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in South Brunswick, NJ, with locations in Newark, NJ; Lafayette, NJ; Bridgeton, NJ; Absecon, NJ; Woodbridge, NJ; and Montgomery, NY. Campbell Supply Company provides unmatched capabilities with a full-service maintenance shop containing 94 bays as well as superior mobile service. With more than $15 million of parts inventory, the company operates more than 20 delivery vans covering all of New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania, and New York City’s five boroughs, providing twice a day delivery service to assure parts are available when needed. Its portfolio also includes REV Group subsidiary Spartan Emergency Response®. Authority Comment “We are thrilled to be adding Campbell Supply to our dealer network. The team has made a significant commitment with the addition of an experienced KME sales team, updated facilities, and aftermarket support capabilities which will provide our customers with a premium experience. We look forward to their contribution in helping to grow the KME brand in Eastern Pennsylvania,” said Chris McClung, Director of Sales for KME Fire Apparatus.