Kiantone Volunteer Fire Department - Jamestown, New York

Kiantone Volunteer Fire Department - Jamestown, NY   HAWK

A Firovac HAWK with a 2600 Gallon Polished Aluminum Vacuum Tank on Display and Demonstrating Loading and Unloading at the NYSAFC’s Show.

Featuring a Water Tank with a 1½” Reinforced Floor and Firokote Interior Coating, A Transverse Rear Compartment, Slide Out Tray, a Firovac Power Portable Tank Bracket with (2) 3000 Gallon Portable Drop Tanks, and a Camera System on a Freightliner M2-106 Chassis.


Demonstration Consisted of Loading and Unloading from a Portable Tank using 36 Feet of Suction Hose from 1 of 3 ports with Air Operated Valves (Located One on Each Side and One Rear).

  • Load Times under 2.5 Minutes.
  • Unload Times under 1.5 Minutes. 

Kiantone VFD’s New Firovac Tanker is Replacing a Former Vacuum Unit that was Purchased by Another Local Department.