“IVECO-AMT” Ltd. (Miass, Chelyabinsk region, Russia) has produced the lot of fire-fighting vehicles for fire control on the oil and gas facilities. Customers got 28 fire-fighting vehicles “IVECO-AMT-693910” (5 m³, 70 l/s) and “IVECO-AMT-693911” (6 m³, 100 l/s).
Fire-fighting vehicles was developed and produced by “IVECO-AMT” Ltd. jointly with JSC “Vargashinsky zavod PPSO” (Vargashi, Kurgan region, Russia) in compliance with JSC “Transneft” requirements.
Works of technical documentation concordance were last during 2010. In result of an interdepartmental commission after control tests it was decided that fire-fighting vehicles “IVECO-AMT” will be on a serial production.
The main appointment of vehicles “IVECO-AMT-693910” (5 m³, 70 l/s) and “IVECO-AMT-693911” (6 m³, 100 l/s) is fire control by water and air-mechanical foam with water supply from tank or closed (open) source by main fire hoses. Vehicles are intending for operation with temperature up to -45°C.
Basic chassis “IVECO TRAKKER” has 6x6 wheel arrangement, single-tyres Michelin, 6-cylinder diesel engine “Cursor 13” with 420 h.p. power, transfer case “ZF” with power take-off for pump drive. Brake system includes ABS, EBL and ASR.
Vehicles has re-styling “STRALIS” type cabs. Fighting crew cab performed as separate module combined to driver cab in a single inside space (internal height is 1900 mm). Control unit of pump installation and water-foam communications is mounted in a driver cab.
The fire-fighting vehicle “IVECO-AMT-693910” (5 m³, 70 l/s) has mounted pump with 70 l/s water supply and automatic suck system, 5000 liter tank for water, 500 liter tank with foam-maker. Fire-extinguishing tanker is supplied by remotely-operated water carriage barrel “TFT HURRICANE-RU RC” (rise height 800 mm).
The fire-fighting vehicle “IVECO-AMT-693911” (6 m³, 100 l/s) has mounted pump with 100 l/s water supply and automatic suck system, 6000 liter tank for water, 1000 liter tank with foam-maker. Main foam mix system is injection type (1%) and additional is ejection type (3%-6%). Fire-extinguishing tanker is supplied by remotely-operated water carriage barrel “TFT MONSOON-RU RC” (rise height 800 mm).
At the present “IVECO-AMT” Ltd. prepares to tests more different fire-fighting vehicles on “IVECO-AMT” chassis. These are fire-extinguishing tanker “IVECO-AMT-693912” (7 m³, 150 l/s), fire-rescue vehicle “PSA-S” (“HL” version) for operation conditions with temperature up to -60°C, and unique fire-fighting vehicle “PSA-Tunnel” with reverse motion for fire control in tunnels.