Salem Fire Department, MA- Job #39351
Salem Fire Department’s new Pierce Ladder is now in production in Appleton, Wisconsin! This low profile 100′ aerial will ride on an Arrow XT Chassis with a Cummins X15 565hp motor. Check out the latest from the factory floor as this fire truck goes through the build processes.
May 21, 2023: Salem’s cab made progress through paint and was staged for initial assembly. The traverse body is staged for paint.
June 5, 2023: In this week’s report, the apparatus’ transverse compartment continued the paint process. The body may begin the paint process next week, while the transverse compartment continues it!
July 3, 2023: This week cab remained staged to continue initial assembly, and the transverse compartment and the body remained staged.
August 12, 2023: This week the body was merged with the chassis! Final assembly of the Arrow XT Ladder apparatus has begun, and initial assembly of the aerial device will begin next week!
August 25, 2023: This week the aerial device began initial assembly. Next week the aerial device may be pinned to the apparatus, followed by the start of aerial testing!
September 8, 2023: This week the aerial device continued initial assembly. Next week it may complete assembly and be pinned to the apparatus, followed by the start of aerial testing!