Jones County Fire Service Chooses Ferrara FC-94 Custom Pumpers as Part of Order for Six New Fire Apparatus
April 19th, 2021

HOLDEN, LA – Ferrara Fire Apparatus®, a subsidiary of REV Group®, and a leading manufacturer of fire apparatus, is pleased to announce that Jones County (Mississippi) Fire Service has selected Ferrara to provide the city with three (3) FC-94 Custom Pumpers and three (3) Freightliner® commercial pumpers.

Key features of the FC-94 Top Mount Custom Pumpers include:

  • 94” wide, extended medium aluminum cab with a 10” raised roof
  • Cummins 380 hp engine
  • Allison 3000 EVS™ transmission
  • Meritor® axles
  • 3/16” modular aluminum double high side rescue body
  • Roller shutter compartment doors
  • 1,000 gallon polypropylene water tank
  • Hale QFlo 1250 gpm pump
  • FoamPro® 1600 foam system with 20-gallon foam cell

 

Key features of the Freightliner pumpers include:

  • Freightliner M2-106 four-door chassis
  • 3/16” modular aluminum double high side rescue body
  • Cummins 350 hp engine
  • Roller shutter compartment doors
  • 1,000 gallon polypropylene water tank
  • Hale QFlo 1250 gpm pump

 

According to Jones County Fire Coordinator Kyle Brooks, this order is for replacement trucks. He said the department chose the Ferrara FC-94 due to its great price point and the county’s previous work with Ferrara.

“Being able to get a custom pumper in that price range was a main determining factor,’’ Brooks said. “We’ve also been very satisfied with the Ferrara fire trucks we’ve purchased in the past. It was a unanimous decision to go with Ferrara. These trucks are really going to benefit Jones County.”

Brooks said Jones County Fire Service is comprised of 18 volunteer departments, one combination department and one full-time department.

“We appreciate Jones County Fire Service continuing to trust in Ferrara for their fire apparatus needs,” said Bert McCutcheon, Vice President and General Manger for Ferrara. “We know these six trucks will meet the specific needs of this department as they serve and protect the citizens of Jones County.”

 

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About Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc.

Ferrara, part of REV Group (NYSE: REVG), builds custom heavy-duty fire apparatus for municipal and industrial fire departments. Located in Holden, Louisiana, Ferrara is focused on protecting firefighting personnel with a custom chassis line and extruded aluminum body that exceeds NFPA and industry safety requirements. For over 30 years, Ferrara has lead performance standards by delivering custom engineered fire trucks that provide maximum response capabilities.

 

About REV Group, Inc.

REV Group® is a leading designer and manufacturer of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. We serve a diversified customer base, primarily in the United States, through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial, and Recreation. We provide customized vehicle solutions for applications, including essential needs for public services (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, and transit buses), commercial infrastructure (terminal trucks and industrial sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles). Our diverse portfolio is made up of well-established principal vehicle brands, including many of the most recognizable names within their industry. Several of our brands pioneered their specialty vehicle product categories and date back more than 50 years. REV Group trades on the NYSE under the symbol REVG. Investors-REVG