South Australia Metropolitan Fire Service Heavy Rescue

Project Overview

Client : South Australia Metropolitan Fire Service

Project : Supply of Heavy Rescue unit

Field : Emergency Rescue Response


R.A. Bell teamed up with the South Australia Metropolitan Fire Service to introduce theHeavy Rescue Unit to the fleet of vehicles, to improve its overall capacity for response to major rescue events The Heavy Rescue Truck carriesa full complement of equipment and personnelto emergency Rescue events.

Vehicle specification

Cab Chassis : Scania Crew Cab Chassis

GVM : 18,600Kg

Body : Fabricated steelsub frame and an aluminium extrusion body, aluminium roller shutters, drawers, shadow boards, shelves and other stowage devices to store and transportsupport equipment to incidents.

Electrical : Class 1 system, red and blue beacons and LED’s, Standard SES radio system with PA, siren amplifier, 15000lb winch and a 4m remote operatedFireco telescopic tilt and turn light mast with 4x 100W LED’s