This text details the step-by-step instructions needed to write specifications, go out to bid, evaluate the bids, inspect the apparatus, and save your department money. Chief Peters provides insight into various apparatus features, real-life mishaps, maintenance programs, and warranty information that will help you and the department purchase the right vehicle for the job.In 1990, the Philadelphia (PA) Fire Department was in the process of organizing a heavy fire/rescue company. Because of severe budget restrictions, department members visited many of the citya#39;s larger businesses with a list of tools andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Fire Apparatus Purchasing Handbook|
|Author||:||William C. Peters|
|Publisher||:||PennWell Books - 1994-01-01|