News / August 24, 2016
Future San Francisco fire station receives a firetruck

The firetruck for the future fire station had arrived at our facilities. This is a donation to Quinta Normal Fire Brigade, who will be in charge of operating this unit and carrying out all the arrangements to found the new fire company. This firetruck, with capacity for 8 firemen, is a Pierce Dash Custom Pumper from 1996. It was directly purchased from a fire brigade from Long Island, United States. It possesses a 1,500 gallons per minute pump at maximum capacity and a tank of 750 gallons. BSF is building a fire station in Puerto Madero logistic center, it will have a total of 387 m2. Additionally, BSF is arranging the purchase of basic materials and equipment. With the presence of the new company, the response time for firefighting and emergencies in the residential and industrial area in Pudahuel will improve.