Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc., a subsidiary of REV Group® and a foremost manufacturer of custom-built, heavy-duty fire apparatus, announces the purchase order for a fleet of 12 new units to Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service in Alabama. “Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service is dedicated to providing rapid, reliable, and professional emergency services to the citizens and stakeholders of Birmingham,” said Cory D. Moon, Fire Chief, Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service. “Getting these new and updated apparatus from Ferrara is an important part for us to fulfill our mission.” “We’re excited to partner with Birmingham Fire & Rescue and thank them for their confidence in our team and our products,” said Jason Louque, Director of Sales, Ferrara. Ferrara Igniter Features The order includes nine Ferrara Igniter® LFD cabs with 102″ wide extruded aluminum bodies and features: Cummins® L9 450-hp engine Allison 3000 EVS™ transmission Bostrom® seats Waterous® 1500 gpm pump Waterous Aquis™ foam system FRC® Pump Boss pressure governor 500-gallon water tank 30-gallon foam concentrate cell Whelen® emergency warning lights Ferrara Igniter MVP’s with XMFD cabs features Additionally, Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service has ordered two Ferrara Igniter MVP’s with XMFD cabs and extruded aluminum 103″ MVP bodies which feature: Cummins L9 450-hp engine Allison 3000 EVS™ transmission Bostrom seats Waterous 1500 gpm pump FRC Pump Boss pressure governor Three speedlays with two 1.75-inch and one 2.5-inch connections TFT Monsoon Series electric monitor 750-gallon water tank 50-gallon foam concentrate cell Waterous Aquis foam system 10 KW Harrison generator Command Light Knight Series with six-head configuration Ferrara Inferno cab 77′ ladder features Birmingham Fire & Rescue Service also ordered one Ferrara Inferno cab 77′ ladder with extruded aluminum body and features: Cummins X-12 500-hp engine Allison 4000 EVS™ transmission Bostrom seats Waterous 1500 gpm pump Waterous Aquis foam system 400-gallon water tank 30-gallon foam concentrate cell Whelen emergency warning lights 10 KW Harrison generator Replacing old fire apparatus “When it comes to configuring our fire apparatus, the safety of the citizens we serve, and the safety of our personnel is our top priority,” stated Moon. The fleet of 12 Ferrara units will replace Birmingham’s older apparatus as a part of its apparatus replacement plan. Purchased at Williams Fire Apparatus in Ashland, Alabama, the trucks will also help the department remain compliant with NFPA 1901 standards. “Ferrara and Williams Fire are respected and trusted in the Fire Apparatus industry,” concluded Moon. “We appreciate and value our partnership with them.”
Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc., a subsidiary of REV Group® and a manufacturer of custom-built, heavy-duty fire apparatus, announces the addition of Patriot Fire USA to its nationwide dealer network. Patriot Fire USA is now the Ferrara dealer for Maryland, serving customers throughout the state. About Patriot Fire USA Located in Grasonville, Maryland, Patriot Fire USA recently opened a new facility that will provide quality service from a highly experienced team. Additionally, the facility offers custom metal fabrication, refurbishing, pump overhauls, body/collision repairs, and more. “We’re incredibly excited to continue growing our dealer network to better serve our customers around the country,” said Jason Louque, Director of Sales, Ferrara. “We’ve worked with Patriot, a solid family-owned business, for many years on the service side, and now we look forward to expanding that relationship to include sales.” In addition to Ferrara, Patriot Fire USA is a dealer of E-ONE®, also part of REV Group.
Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc., a subsidiary of REV Group® and a manufacturer of custom-built, heavy-duty fire apparatus, announces the addition of Fire Service, Inc., to its nationwide dealer network. Fire Service, Inc. has added the Ferrara product line at its full-service center in Lake Mills, Wisconsin. About Fire Service, Inc. Opened in 2020, the modern facility offers sales, service, parts, repairs, fire apparel, and gear. Fire Service, Inc. has been serving the fire apparatus and emergency vehicle industry for more than 28 years and operates five state-of-the-art service centers throughout the Midwest. “Fire Service has made significant investments in their Wisconsin facility to create a truly outstanding location that will help us both grow our business,” said Jason Louque, Director of Sales, Ferrara. “We’re excited to partner with them as we grow our dealer network to better serve our customers.” The company is also a multi-state E-ONE® and KME® dealer, both REV Group subsidiaries.