Shawnee County, KS, Take Twin Tanker/Pumpers

Firehouse – June 27, 2017


Unit Type: Pumper/Tanker
Year: 2017
Manufacturer: Toyne, Inc.
Chassis Manufacturer:
Model: T-800 Two-door cab 6×4
Engine: Cummins ISX 12 450-hp engine
Transmission: Allison 4500EVS
Pump: Hale Qmax-XS 1,500-gpm
Tank: 3,000-gallon
Generator: Onan 8,000-watt hydraulic
Aerial: NA

Shawnee Heights, KS, Fire District recently contracted Toyne, Inc. to engineer two pumper-tanker trucks for their growing fleet. The two new Toyne apparatus, have bolted, painted stainless steel bodes, mounted on Kenworth T800 two-door 6×4 cabs and chassis. They are powered by Cummins ISX 12 450-hp engines and Allison 4500EVS transmissions. To fight fire,they have Hale QMax-XS 1,500-gpm pumps and 3,000-gallon UPF tanks. Other equipment includes Onan 8,000-watt hydraulic generators, Fire Research telescoping lights, Zico hydraulic 3,500-gallon portable tank racks, The fire district provides fire and rescue operations, water rescue and first responder medical services to the residents of Topeka, Monmouth, and Williamsport Townships in southeast Shawnee County. The district has three stations staffed by full-time personnel supplement by part-time staff. It is the third most populated county in Kansas.


Posted by Gwen Dorr Romine, KSFFA Webmaster
KSFFA’s Fire News Blog Home Page

1 Response to “Shawnee County, KS, Take Twin Tanker/Pumpers”

  1. 1 Anonymous June 27, 2017 at 7:55 am

    What was the dollar on those truck ?


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