Ferrara Fire Apparatus

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Ferrara Fire Apparatus
Founded 1979
Founder Chris Ferrara
Headquarters Holden, Louisiana, USA
Products emergency services vehicles
Website http://www.ferrarafire.com/

Ferrara Fire Apparatus is a American manufacturer of emergency service equipment, based in Holden, Louisiana, founded by Chris Ferrara.

Ferrara leads the industry in the custom design and manufacture of emergency response vehicles and is known for their heavy duty construction and design process that gives the customer input into how the truck will be built. The manufacturing facility is nearly 300,000 square feet, and was built by Firmin Construction Corporation.

Ferrara has delivered more than 5,000 new fire apparatus to agencies in the United States and around the world. Trucks are in service in places as diverse as Mexico City, New York City, Saudi Arabia, and China[citation needed].

Apparatus[edit]

A Ferrara Quint.

Ferrara Fire Apparatus manufactures a wide variety of fire apparatus including the MVP Rescue Pumper, Custom Pumpers, Aerial Ladders, Aerial Platforms, Industrial Pumpers, Tankers, Rescue, and Wildland trucks.

Ferrara has just unveiled the new Inundator Super Pumper...the world's largest capacity NFPA rated fire engine. This truck features the new High Velocity Pump and can reach 5500 GPM from draft (10000+ GPM from pressurized source).

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Custom Chassis[edit]

  • Inferno [1]
  • Igniter
  • Ultra
  • Cinder

Aerial Ladders[edit]

  • HD-57
  • HD-77
  • HD-107
  • HD-127
  • HD-100 Mid Mount
  • SHD-100
  • LP-102
Wayne Township Fire Department - Indianapolis, Indiana

Aerial Platforms[edit]

  • HD-85 Mid Mount Platform
  • HD-100 Mid Mount Platform
  • HD-85 Rear Mount Platform
  • HD-100 Rear Mount Platform

References[edit]

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External links[edit]