When to update or replace fire equipment
The cuts in municipal and fire department budgets have forced many chiefs and fleet managers to consider refurbishing existing apparatus or postponing the purchase of new apparatus for a couple years.
In this blog post, the author offers views from officials at several equipment manufacturers. The topics: when to refurbish fire apparatus and engine regeneration. One expert provides three questions that fleet managers should ask to help them determine whether a vehicle should be refurbished or replaced.
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