Touring the US and Canada: The CFT in North America (Part 1)

By | 10.02.2020|CFT (Concept Fire Truck), Innovation, Vehicles| 4 minutes read

In the last couple of months the Concept Fire Truck was on the road in the US and Canada to present its innovative technology to fire departments across North America.   In Ventura County [...]

Industrial fire fighting vehicle for the Flemish port city of Antwerp

By | 01.02.2020|Special Vehicles, Vehicles| 2 minutes read

Brandweer Antwerpen is one of the largest firefighting departments in Belgium. In addition to protecting the city of Antwerp, it is also responsible for the safety of Europe's second largest port (total area approx. 152 [...]

Rosenbauer in Japan: A personal journey into the past

By | 27.01.2020|Company & people, Vehicles| 7 minutes read

If, as a newly hired employee, you are asked to see the management in their office after just two weeks, this creates a lasting memory. And it really seems to me like yesterday that the [...]

Escape stairs: the height makes all the difference.

By | 20.01.2020|ARFF Vehicles, Vehicles| 4 minutes read

This may not be a well-known fact, but escape stairs are often an airport fire department's most commonly deployed vehicle. The essential purposes of escape stairs can be expressed in a nutshell as creating quick [...]

Wyndmoor Fire Rescue 82

By | 02.01.2020|Aerials, Vehicles| 2 minutes read

A multifunctional aerial with first-attack qualities on a maneuverable Commander chassis. Since last year, Wyndmoor Hose Company No.1 has been operating with a new 55’ Articulating Cobra Platform (ACP). The vehicle combines no less than [...]

Two is always better than one: two HLF 40s for Hamburg Airport

By | 16.12.2019|ARFF Vehicles, Municipal Vehicles, Vehicles| 2 minutes read

By now it is common knowledge that airport fire brigades have special requirements when it comes to their vehicles, but this vehicle - or rather this pair of vehicles (yes, two identical vehicles were delivered) [...]

“And suddenly I’m understood”: 3D visualization of aerial ladders

By | 10.12.2019|Aerials, Vehicles| 2 minutes read

A sales representative has the 2D project drawing of the new aerial ladder lying on the table. He explains the new vehicle to the customer in elaborate terms. Both leave the meeting with their own [...]

The benefits are centre stage

By | 04.12.2019|CFT (Concept Fire Truck), Innovation, Vehicles| 5 minutes read

Since the introduction of the Concept Fire Truck (CFT) in autumn 2016, many fire departments and experts in the field had an opportunity to learn about the special functions and ergonomic benefits of the vehicle [...]

The ET in Slovenia

By | 01.12.2019|Municipal Vehicles, Vehicles| 2 minutes read

... no, the ET is not a vehicle from another galaxy, but it does shine bright on the horizon of the Rosenbauer Group. Slovenian fire departments also put their trust in the Rosenbauer ET. They [...]

Majorca, better protected against wildfires

By | 01.11.2019|Special Vehicles, Vehicles| 2 minutes read

With more than 16 million tourists from all over the world, the Balearic Islands are an exceptional destination for tourists. There you will find more than 1,000 kilometres of coastline, some 400 beaches, five nature [...]