Ocala, FL (November 9, 2010) – E-ONE was recently awarded three Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) contracts for eight trucks on behalf of the United States Air Force and the United States Navy.
With a total value of more than $3.8 million, the contracts call for two Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) units, four HP 75 aerials on E-ONE custom chassis, and two Titan Force 4x4 Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicles.
“Each of these three products has a unique purpose within the fire and emergency services industry,” said R.J. Jones, sales manager for U.S. government and airport products. “This order speaks volumes to the diversity of the E-ONE product line, the engineering expertise, and the manufacturing capabilities of the organization. We at E-ONE are honored to be providing these unique, proven products to meet the military’s wide-ranging needs.”
Distinctive product features include:
- 1500 gallon ARFF 4x4’s meeting a low travel height requirement and featuring electric ladder racks
- HP 75 aerials on E-ONE Typhoon® custom chassis, the strongest aerial and custom cab pairing in the industry
- EOD vehicles designed for storing vital equipment, such as a robot, on board the 21’ extruded aluminum walk-in rescue style body
The new units will be placed into service at military bases both domestically and abroad during 2011.
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.