The hosting costs of websites on this system have historically been covered by advertising. However changes in the way people use the internet, including ad-blocking mean that the revenues no longer cover the expenses. For this reason we will be closing this website within the next two months unless we can find a different model. If any users of the site would be interested in the possibility of taking this incredible archive or pictures and comments over including paying for hosting, please get in touch.
We use cookies to track visitor statistics and personalise adverts. This info is shared with Google. Only use the site if you agree to this. OK, I agree
Librapix Link

Fire Engines Photos

Upload a Picture About this Site | Links | Random Pic | Advanced Search Home | Latest Additions | Contributors | Visitors
 
Nottinghamshire Specialist Rescue Unit
Fire Engine Photos
No: 29023   Contributor: David W   Year: 2011   Manufacturer: Scania   Country: United Kingdom
Nottinghamshire Specialist Rescue Unit

Nottinghamshire's new SRU in display mode at Truckfest Scotland 7/8/11
Picture added on 11 August 2011 at 18:16
add commentComments:
Interesting appliance. Anybody any idea where it will be stationed?

Added by Yelp Bullhorn on 11 August 2011.
Highfields

Added by Adey on 11 August 2011.
There are two of these appliances - one is going to Highfields in Nottingham the other is going to the new 3 bay (special rescue) station at Tuxford on the A1 near Retford.

Out of interest these two appliances are overdue due to the original rear bodys being destroyed in a fire at the manufacturers !

Added by Rick Loudon on 12 August 2011.
Seems like the same idea as the Singapore CDF Rescue Tender, except the SCDF version didnt have deck compartment for keeping the boat and their version also had rear compartment to keep ATV.

Added by Bomba Boy on 13 August 2011.
The general configuration of this truck is very interesting. Indeed the fact of taking the lifeboat to the inside of the cell looks very "exotic" for a French like me. In my country firefighters simply use trailers in the back of trucks or vans, and sometimes just 4WD cars. If you want to get a better idea of our system, look at the photo #25418 which has a van fire in Paris towing a light motorboat.

Added by Lambert Arnaud on 13 August 2011.
One day, the door to the boat will be hard to open!I can see the faces of firemen, scratching ther heads!!
There is a proverb in Sweden, "Man ska inte måla djävulen på väggen".In english, "Dont paint the devil on the wall".

Anders F. Sweden.

Added by Anders Fallström on 26 July 2014.
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.

Comments

Your Name

Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.
 

Scania

Scania Bronto Skylift New Scania for WilmslowBomberos Roque PerezFRNSW Scania Pumper - Sydney AustraliaCountry Fire Authority Dandenong Ladder Platform.Pumper 43 (Seven Hills)Mobile Command Centre Alpha (Alexandria)Pumper 27 (Parramatta)Ladder Platform 27 (Parramatta)Aerial Pumper 97 (Huntingwood)
My Album Admin Login | Terms & Copyright | Try our site about Vehicle Livery