Rescue Unit for Fire Department; Replaces 1997 Model
April 30 2013 CT
The Chillicothe Fire Department has purchased a 2014 Rosenbauer Rescue
unit. The unit is on a Freightliner 4X4 chassis.
City council members approved the purchase in the amount of $364,987
during their regular meeting Monday evening at City Hall. This truck will
replace a 1997 one-ton rescue truck. Delivery of the new truck is expected
in April 2014, according to Fire Chief Darrell Wright.
The truck has a Rosenbauer rear mount NH (Normal/High) pressure PTO pump
with automatic primer and high pressure foam system, 300 gallon water
tank, and 12 gallon foam cell, 15 KW "Smart Power
Liberator" XRT generator/rescue tool system, two front bumper hydraulic rescue tool
(100-feet) reels, all LED lighting, ROM roll up doors, pull out trays, air
bag storage, tool boards, stokes basket, Little Giant Ladder storage, and
two Respond Ready tool boxes.
It also has the Rosenbauer EZ Climb rear access ladder to upper coffin
compartments, two wheel well speed dry storage compartments, two SCBA
bottle wheel well storage, two 200-feet electric cord reels, a 100-foot
air cord reel, two LED tripod lights, a Knight KL450 Command Light, and
wireless portable Warn 9500-pound winch with four receivers around the