U.S. Army Selects E-ONE to Deliver Pumpers
U.S. Army is receiving nine new E-ONE Typhoon™ Pumpers to deploy to military bases throughout the US.
Ocala, FL (May 27, 2016) –E-ONE, a member of REV Group (REV), a leading manufacturer of motor vehicles for commercial, fire & emergency and recreation markets, is delivering on a multi-unit award from the DLA Troop Support’s Heavy Equipment Procurement Program (HEPP). The contract includes nine U.S. Army 4×2 custom structural pumpers.
The U.S. Army chose E-ONE as the best value for the military’s firefighting units, adding to the seventeen E-ONE pumpers purchased in 2014. “E-ONE is thrilled to have another opportunity to deliver these emergency response vehicles to the U.S. Army. These pumpers are equipped with key features and have a well thought out configuration,” said RJ Jones, E-ONE Sales and Product Manager for ARFF and Federal Government Products.
The new U.S. Army pumpers have an E-ONE Typhoon™ chassis with spacious seating for four firefighters. Each of the pumpers has ample cab storage, featuring three medical cabinets and an exterior gear compartment. The heavy-duty front bumper includes a Line-X coated gravel shield. These pumpers perform with a 750-gallon water tank, 50-gallon foam tank, Waterous CSU 1500 GPM water pump and a high-capacity electronic foam system.
The high-strength, extruded aluminum cab provided is the most durable structural frame cab in the industry with a “built-in” roll cage to provide maximum protection and comfort for firefighters. Additional features include a lower hose bed and crosslay heights for improved accessibility from ground level, LED lighting and aluminum diamond-plate hose bed covers.
Eight of the latest Army pumpers will be delivered to military bases within the United States and one destined for Puerto Rico.
- E-ONE Typhoon™cab/chassis
- Cummins ISL 450 Hp engine/ Allison EVS 3000 automatic transmission
- Three cab interior medical cabinets
- Exterior cab gear compartment
- Heavy-duty front bumper
- Line-X coated gravel shield
- Extruded aluminum body
- 750 -gallon water tank
- 50-gallon foam tank and a high-capacity electronic foam system
- Waterous CSU 1500 GPM water pump
As a leading manufacturer of first responder vehicles, E-ONE engineers, manufactures mission-critical vehicles including aerial ladders and platforms, command and communication apparatus, custom and commercial pumpers tankers, Water Master vacuum tankers, 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.
ABOUT REV GROUP
REV Group, Inc., formerly Allied Specialty Vehicles (ASV), is a +$1.7 billion manufacturer of industry- leading motor vehicle brands serving commercial, fire & emergency and recreation markets. Within the commercial division, REV offers a full line of buses, terminal trucks, sweepers and mobility conversion vehicles. The fire & emergency division offers a complete line of fire apparatus and ambulance vehicles. Within the recreation vehicle division, the company produces motorized RVs under several of the industry’s most iconic brands. For more information about REV visit www.revgroup.com, or to view a short video about the REV rebranding effort, visit: www.revgroup.com/video.