• The CFT on snow and ice

    The CFT on snow and ice

    The Concept Fire Truck (CFT) went on tour again in February. This time it traveled in Scandinavia and stopped in Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. We also had the opportunity to make a tour stop at the remote airport of Fagernes in Norway. General conditions Outdoor temperature -16 °C (3.2 °F), light snowfall, and a snow or ice track on the secured 2 km (1.2 mile) runway. Our aim was to test the behavior of the concept vehicle as a complete vehicle and the individual components (e.g., high-voltage battery) during operations at lower temperatures. In addition, it was a unique opportunity [...]

Tips for the care and maintenance of NAUTILUS submersible pumps

11.03.2019|0 Comments

Failure of fire-fighting equipment during an operation can lead to catastrophic consequences, and of course the same is also true for submersible pumps. For this reason, we have designed our NAUTILUS submersible pumps to be especially robust, resistant and service-friendly.   Checking the slide ring seal Profile of the submersible [...]

  • FF Rutzenmoos RB 400 Bischofshofen 2018 ©Mirja Geh_Red Bull Content Pool

Red Bull 400 – a firefighting competition with a difference.

05.11.2018|0 Comments

Running up a ski jump might sound a bit crazy, but it's an exciting challenge to look back on. Humanity always tries to strive for more - and we also look for ways to push individuals' personal limits. A great [...]