type='node' cid='419131' />Ocala, FL (June 2, 2011) – The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) awarded E-ONE with two new orders, totaling 14 trucks, on behalf of the United States Air Force and the United States Navy. These two new awards come on the heels of two recent orders for six trucks.
"E-ONE continues to be the best value for the military, offering the strongest products and industry-leading quality while exceeding their fire rescue vehicle requirements," said R.J. Jones, E-ONE Sales Manager for the U.S. Government and ARFF product line. "We appreciate the continued relationship that E-ONE shares with our armed services and take great pride in supplying these brave men and women the highest quality apparatus in the market."
Valued at more than $7.4 million, the orders call for nine HP75 aerial ladders for the U.S. Air Force and five Titan Force 6x6 Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicles for the U.S. Navy.
Product features include:
Five 3000 gallon ARFF 6x6 units, each featuring a low attack bumper turret, electric ladder racks, and Crew Guard™, E-ONE's occupant detection system
Nine HP 75 aluminum aerial ladders on E-ONE Typhoon® custom chassis, the strongest aerial and custom cab paring in the industry
The new units will be placed into service at military bases both domestically and abroad during 2012.
For more information on E-ONE's diverse product line of first responder apparatus or to locate a dealer near you, visit www.E-ONE.com or call 352-237-1122.
As a leading manufacturer of first responder vehicles, E-ONE engineers, manufactures and markets mission-critical vehicles including custom and commercial pumpers tankers, Water Master vacuum tankers, aerial ladders and platforms, command and communication apparatus, quick attack units, industrial trucks, and aircraft rescue firefighting vehicles. The company sells its products world-wide and is headquartered in Ocala, Florida. E-ONE is an ISO 9001 registered and CCC certified manufacturer. For more information, visit www.e-one.com.