Pierce Manufacturing, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE:OSK] company, is the leading North American manufacturer of custom fire apparatus. Products include custom and commercial pumpers, aerials, rescue trucks, wildland trucks, mini-pumpers, elliptical tankers, and homeland security apparatus. In addition, Pierce designs its own foam systems and was the first company to introduce frontal airbags and the Side Roll Protection system to fire apparatus.
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Pierce, has sold seven Pierce Arrow XT 100-foot heavy-duty aerial tiller apparatus to the Los Angeles City Fire Department (LAFD) in California. These seven apparatus comprise the initial installment of an ongoing 10-year “tag on” contract.
Pierce Manufacturing placed a Pierce Arrow XT custom firefighting apparatus, equipped with a Snozzle® High Reach Extendable Turret (HRET) featuring a piercing nozzle, at the Elizabeth Fire Department located in Elizabeth, N. J.
The vehicle, expected...
Golden State Fire Apparatus, celebrating its 25th Anniversary in October 2014, announced a move to new offices and service center facilities located at 7400 Reese Road in Sacramento beginning on January 8, 2015.
Firefighters in Clackamas County Fire District No. 1 Milwaukie, Oregon, choose to christen the department's brand new Pierce 100-foot tiller aerial on Sept. 11 to honor those responders who died in the attacks.
Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, displayed seven custom firefighting and rescue vehicles at the 2014 International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) Fire-Rescue International (FRI) Conference and Exhibition.
Rescue Engine 2 is Dublin (Va.) Volunteer Fire Department's newest apparatus. It is built on a Pierce Velocity cab and chassis with a Detroit Diesel engine, an Allison transmission and Pierce's TAK-4 independent front suspension and Control Zone...
Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, announced plans to host its second annual Pierce 9-11 Memorial Stair Climb at historic Lambeau Field on September 6, 2014, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
The Glenview Fire Department received a 2013 Pierce Arrow XT Quint in 2013. The unit carries a full compliment of extrication equipment with two reels and Hurst high pressure cutters and spreaders mounted in the front bumper as well as standard truck...