Country Fire Authority Heavy Tanker

Project Overview

Client : Country Fire Authority

Project : Supply of Heavy Tanker



The IVECO Eurocargo Heavy Tanker isan up-to-date appliance incorporating the latest firefighting technology and capabilities. Modern devices such as the LED tank level indicators and the upgraded intercom system improves Victorian firefighter’s safety while they are undertaking their duties. R.A. Bell has committed to boost CFA’s fleet by supplying a total of 93 Heavy Tankers by the end of June 2020.

Vehicle specification

Cab Chassis : IVECO Eurocargo FF150E28WD 15T 4×4 crew cab chassis

GVM : 15,000kg

Body : Galvanized steel sub frame and aluminium chequer plate flooring, aluminium lockers and stowage devices.

Pump : Standalone Water Cooled Diesel Driven multi stage centrifugal pump with nominal rated output of 1200 L/min @ 700 kPa and Water System

Water System : Front of vehicle mounted remote controlled 0 -450 l/min monitor, live hose reel c/w 45mtrs of 3/4″ hose, class ‘A’ foam system, suction inlets and delivery outlets, crew protection sprinkler system and a 4000l polypropylene tank

Electrical : 24v System, Hazard Systems 10 series light bar and LED’s, Carson siren simplifier, Grover air horn, Emitter tank level indicator LED’s, Emitter digital intercom system, UHF communication system and a P.A.

Controls : Cabin, tray and rear pump and monitor controls