Flashover Fire Apparatus & Equipment Co.
October 19, 2021
CHERRY CITY VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY APPROVES SEAGRAVE PUMPER PURCHASE
[MCKEESPORT, PA, OCTOBER 19, 2021] – Flashover Fire Apparatus & Equipment Co. is pleased to announce the acquisition of a Seagrave Fire Apparatus pumper by the Cherry City Volunteer Fire Company (Shaler Township, Allegheny County, PA).
The apparatus will be built on a Marauder cab and chassis which will be powered by a Cummins 500 HP X12 motor and will include a Waterous 2-stage pump along with a Seagrave heavy-duty stainless steel body. The new apparatus was sold by Ronald Vezzani, Jr.
“Our Truck Committee started meeting pre-Covid and continued to dedicate time throughout the pandemic to research, strategize and plan our next apparatus. We have compared several manufacturers to make sure we selected the best product for our community.
~Fire Chief James Skalos
About Seagrave. Founded by Fredric Seagrave in Detroit, Michigan in 1881, is the oldest continuous manufacturer of fire apparatus in the United States. Today, FWD Seagrave produces a comprehensive range of custom apparatus. Manufactured products include aerial ladders, telescopic boom platforms, custom chassis and custom bodies. Apparatus built at FWD Seagrave are constructed using long lasting and ultra high durability materials such as 3CR12 stainless steel and Polyprene. All products are NFPA, DOT, and FMVSS compliant. FWD Seagrave also produces specialized apparatus for commercial and military applications.
About Flashover: Flashover Fire Apparatus & Equipment Co. was founded in 2015 and is a Pennsylvania-based emergency apparatus and equipment dealer for the states of Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio.
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