Stamford Fire Department Unveils Newest Addition To Fleet

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The Stamford Fire Department showed off its new severe service engine recently. Photo Credit: stamfordfire.com
The Stamford Fire Department showed off its new severe service engine recently. Photo Credit: stamfordfire.com

STAMFORD, Conn. -- The Stamford Fire Department has unveiled the newest fire engine in its fleet. 

The severe service engine will be assigned to Fire Station No. 9 at 684 Long Ridge Road.

The new engine uses the latest in technology and new specifications. It boasts its own EMS compartment with adjustable shelves and a 1,000-gallon poly-water tank.

The vehicle is powered by a 450-horse power Cummins diesel engine and is equipped with a rollover protection system. 

Due to the advanced nature of the vehicle, all future purchases by the Stamford department will be modeled after the new severe service engine. 

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