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Cork County ALR
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No: 1283   Contributor: John Phillips   Year: 2006   Manufacturer: Volvo   Country: Ireland
Cork County ALR

This is the second of the two Volvos Brontos F20 ALR Multimedia for Ireland.
This is the one for Cork. The chassis is a volvo FM9. On top you can see a Bronto boom.
Picture added on 04 September 2006
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In 2002 the Brunei Fire and Rescue Department purchase 2 (i think maybe 1) Volvo FM Water Pumper Hydraulic Platform (WPHP), bodywork unknown. They fitted 2-storey Snorkel which is used in aerial operation.

Added by Bomba Boy on 13 November 2006.
The Kilkenny County&Council (KilkennyCoCo) fire services-i don't know where but possibly UK, owns this appliance (100% same) and the call sign is Kilfire 3.

Added by Bomba Boy on 21 December 2006.
Royal Brunei Armed Force recently bought a similar Volvo appliance. I will post a photo of it. Hopefully it will make a presence at BRIDEX2007.

Added by Bomba995 on 25 May 2007.
There are now 5 of these appliances in Ireland. Cork City operate the one above, 1 in kilkenny, 2 in County Kerry in Kilarney and Castleisland and the final is on a Scania chassis and based in County Clare. It was ex Grampian.

Added by John Mc Ateer on 22 November 2008.
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