• Refurbishment Windischgarsten volunteer fire department

    Refurbishment: A second breath of life for a legendary vehicle concept

    There are often vehicles in a fire department's fleet that are highly specialized and unique. Firefighters have fond memories of these vehicles and cherish the missions on which the devices provided critical assistance. The volunteer fire department in Windischgarsten, Upper Austria, has one such unique small firefighting vehicle in service. It is built on a very special chassis - a Pinzgauer - from Austria.   New or old vehicle Since a replacement for the Pinzgauer was scheduled, the fire department members thought about the tasks that needed to be fulfilled by this vehicle. Ultimately, they decided that repairs and modernization [...]