The village of North Baltimore Fire Department has taken delivery of the new Rosebauer Pumper.
The tanker carries 1250 gallons of water and 30 gallons of foam and has a pumping capacity of 1250 gallons per minute. It is a single axle, rear pump with a 400 horse power Cummins motor.
Equipped with LED lighting, the unit carries six firefighters onboard and packed up.
The cost of the unit was $440,000 and is being paid for by property owners in North Baltimore with a 10 year 1.3 mil levy. Henry Township also provides funds to NBFD for service and equipment used in the township.
Under construction at the plant in South Dakota
Getting ready for the trip to Northwest Ohio
The truck arrived Friday evening, with training done at 8 AM on Saturday
Filling the tank and checking the LED lighting
Well lit and ample storage for equipment
Jump seats for firefighters with air tanks ready to go
The folks from Rosenbauer were on hand for training.