aerial ladder

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mechanically extendible ladder

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We sent the two engines from Wrexham and the aerial ladder to the factory to extinguish the fire.
We had to force entry into the building to attack it from inside, but also attacked it from outside with the aerial ladder platform and a couple of main jets.
The blaze left the garage a blackened shell with its roof burnt out and firefighters used the aerial ladder yesterday to inspect the condition of the building from above.
But North Wales Fire and Rescue (NWFR) Authority voted 13 to four in favour of the new plan to spread the vehicles across the Gwynedd, Denbighshire and Wrexham towns having heard in a report that Wrexham aerial ladder platform (ALP) will come to the end of its working life on March 31 and a new one would cost pounds 600k plus pounds 50,000 a year to run.
5m ladder wasn't high enough so we called in the Aerial Ladder Platform and brought him down in the cage.
Fire Chief Paul Maynard said, "The Quint Ladder provides us the flexibility of an engine truck, with tanker capacity and a 75-foot aerial ladder truck all in one.
In the UK, Angloco is due to deliver 12 aerial ladder platforms to a number of local authority fire and rescue services over the next 18 months.
The Quint's 75-foot aerial ladder can be placed at any angle, including downward.
Th is request is for the scheduled replacement of the Fire Department s 105 aerial ladder truck, city vehicle #2184, currently responding out of the Jean Road fi re station.
Six fire engines and four ambulances raced to the Hafod-y-Green Rehabilitation and Nursing Centre in Trefnant, near Denbigh, along with the aerial ladder platform and incident command unit from Rhyl.
The panic-stricken woman had to pass her son through a broken window to firefighters on an aerial ladder platform.
And an aerial ladder was brought in to throw water on the fire from above.
The town's aerial ladder truck is out of service, so a ladder from Grafton had to be called in.
Crews fought the fire using five water jets and an aerial ladder platform.
During the Vestavia Hills City Council meeting, a Pierce Saber Fire Engine and a Pierce Velocity 100 foot Aerial Ladder Truck will be showcased to the community at a ceremony on August 11.
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