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Copyright 2014

The Brigade will be taking delivery of 5 New "B-Type" Water Tender Ladder appliances during February 2014. The appliances have been built and supplied by leading manufacturer "Emergency One" of Cumnock in Ayreshire, Scotland. Emergency One have supplied a number of appliances to the Isle of Man over the last few years and the design and build quality is second to none. The appliances are once again built on a Volvo FLL 4x2 chassis with a factory fit volvo crew cab. Each appliance is fitted with one of the most advanced fire pumps on the market, The new Godiva "Prima" series. They also each carry a 13.5m Ladder, 9m ladder, Roof ladder, Bailey collapsible ladder and a 3 section short extension ladder. 2 x 90m hosereels on either side of the appliance complete the main elements.