Want to be One of the Riders on the Storm?!

Want to be One of the Riders on the Storm?!

IN | 17th January 2017

Emergency response on the runways of our country’s airports is designed to be as fast, safe and effective as possible. Vehicles created by world-renowned Oshkosh have become the industry standard at airports all over the world and Terberg Fire & Rescue are proud, reliable suppliers of these essential ARFF vehicles.

Oshkosh produce a range of models in order to perfectly suit the intended application. A recent article on our website and in our newsletter look at the Oshkosh Striker, which recently received lots of attention at fire & rescue exhibition Intersec 2015 in Dubai. The company also produce the Storm, an economical yet optimised runway response solution.

The Oshkosh Storm has many qualities which include an unmatched maneuverability and extreme robustness to easily withstand the many demands of on- and off-road driving. State-of-the-art fire fighting systems including foam proportioning mean that the Oshkosh Storm is a vehicle that meets every ICAO-specific ARFF requirement and its durable chassis means an extended service life.

Features include:

  • Left- or right-hand drive
  • 6,000l water tank
  • Two direct tank fill-points
  • PTO-driven pump with over 4,500lpm output
  • Roof-turret with in-cab control to deliver 3,785lpm
  • 226.8kg dry chemical system
  • Foam tank with 750l capacity
  • Three under-truck protection nozzles

Jeff Resch, the General Manager and Vice-President of Oshkosh Airport Products, says that the Oshkosh Storm “establishes a new level of performance in its category” and Terberg Fire & Rescue strongly agree.