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a boat equipped to fight fires on ships or along a waterfront

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As one of the region's largest emergency response organizations, DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services operate 33 engine companies and a fireboat company, 16 truck companies, three heavy duty rescue squads, and at least six other administrative/operational facilities.
With this tender BAA seeks with one bidder to enter into a supply agreement in principle for the purpose of purchasing a fireboat.
The San Francisco Fire Department Fireboat will blow their water cannons from McCovey Cove to announce the start of the walk and all participants will have a chance to view themselves and their teammates on the Jumbotron as they cross home plate inside AT&T Park.
Their pounds 94,000 Fireboat - the first in the UK designed by staff from the force - is permanently moored on the river and can speed to the scene of an emergency at 36 knots.
He was then put on the fireboat and taken to the jetty next to the Pitcher and Piano and put in an ambulance.
She has written and illustrated more than a dozen children's books including: Fireboat (Penguin Putnam, 2002), What Pete Ate (Penguin Putnam, 2001) and Next Stop Grand Central (Putnam Penguin, 1999).
According to the firm, Jensen concluded the fireboat contract-design for the city in 2012.
Two police officers were taken to the jetty on a fireboat and they arrested him.
Police, firefighters, a fireboat and an ambulance were all called to the scene.
This tender aims at B 1 Applicant to conclude in principle for the purchase of a fireboat including training.
For each fireboat, the Voith scope of supply includes not only two VSP but also two 866 DTL Voith turbo couplings as well as a twin control stand unit.
The City of North Charleston%s Fire Department is requesting proposals for a free floating style boat lift, constructed and sized to accommodate a Firestorm 32 FT High Speed Aluminum Fireboat per the provided specifications.
BOSTON -- The City of Boston is auctioning their retired fireboat 'FIREFIGHTER' on municibid.
The arrival of the great Cunard ocean liner will be marked by a flotilla of historic ships and Coast Guard vessels, including the Mary A Whalen ,an oil tanker; the Eric R Thornton , tug boat; John J Harvey Fireboat ; Nantucket Lightship , and the Pegasus Tug after she passes under the Verrazano Bridge at approximately 5:30 am and berths alongside the Red Hook Terminal at 7:15 am.
Fire crews from Hebburn and the fireboat from Fossway were called to the scene just after noon yesterday and requested assistance from the RAF rescue helicopter.