City of Beaumont is pleased to announce that the new Fire Services ladder truck has been launched into service, replacing the previous truck that was at the end of its service life.
The Rosenbauer Viper ladder truck, which cost $1.3 million, was approved by City Council in the 2021 capital budget and is part of Beaumont’s proactive planning for long-term infrastructure needs to ensure community livability. This equipment is critical for allowing Fire Services respond quickly and appropriately to emergencies that require additional heights (up to 30 metres/100 feet), such as large structure fires, monitored alarms, carbon monoxide alarms, dangerous goods incidents and more.
About the new ladder truck
The new ladder truck is equipped with several enhancements over the model it is replacing, including:
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Media contact:Carla Putnam KerrSenior Strategist, CommunicationsCity of Beaumont