Showcase: Hopewell (N.J.) Tanker 52


  • Unit Type: Tanker
  • Year: 2013
  • Manufacturer: Sutphen Corporation
  • Chassis Manufacturer:
  • Model: Kenworth T-800
  • Engine: Cummins ISX 500 hp
  • Transmission: Allison EVS 3500
  • Pump: Hale DSD 1,000-gpm
  • Tank: 4,000-gallon wetside
  • Generator:
  • Aerial:
  • Location: N.J.

Built on a Kenworth T-800 chassis, Hopewell Fire Department's tanker provides extensive water supply capabilities for fire suppression..  The 1,000-gpm pump, dual 4,000-gallon portable tanks and 3 electric 10-inch Newton dump valves make this tanker extremely versatile.  It does all this while maintaining an overall length of just 31 feet with a wheelbase of 215 inches.