Date Company Title Description
01/21/20 E-ONE, Inc. E-ONE Dealer Fire Service Inc. Opens New Full Service Center in Lake Mills, Wisconsin

Fire Service Inc.’s new Wisconsin facility is a complete source for E-ONE fire apparatus sales and service, fire equipment parts sales, new and used fire trucks and ambulances, fire apparel and gear.

01/13/20 KME Fire Apparatus KME Welcomes Richard Del Campo as Vice President/General Manager

Richard Del Campo joins the REV Fire Group after several leadership positions within Jerr Dann, JLG, United Rentals and Caterpillar.


E-ONE, a subsidiary of REV Group and a leading manufacturer of fire apparatus, has announced the addition of Bob Allen as Director of Manufacturing at its Ocala facility.

11/05/19 Maintainer Custom Bodies Jerome Fire Signs as New MCB Dealer in New York

Maintainer Custom Bodies (MCB), the emergency vehicle brand of Maintainer Corporation of Iowa, Inc., has reached an agreement with Jerome Fire Equipment Company, Inc. of Clay, NY, to sell the company’s premium lineup of custom rescue and emergency vehicle bodies in Central New York.

09/10/19 Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc. Ferrara Welcomes Dan Van Alten As Director of Engineering

HOLDEN, LA –September 10, 2019 – Ferrara, a subsidiary of REV Group (NYSE: REVG) and an industry-leading manufacturer of fire apparatus, has announced the addition of Dan Van Alten as Director of Engineering.

05/15/19 Maintainer Custom Bodies Commercial Emergency Equipment Added as New MCB Dealer in Canada

Commercial Emergency Equipment will represent the Maintainer Custom Bodies product line from British Columbia through Ontario.

03/05/19 Maintainer Custom Bodies Maintainer Announces Two Engineering Promotions

Maintainer announces a new Director of Product Development & Reliability as well as a new Product Engineering Manager.

01/31/19 E-ONE, Inc. Dirk Steyn has been named E-ONE’s Director of Engineering.

Dirk Steyn has been named E-ONE’s Director of Engineering.

01/22/19 E-ONE, Inc. It is with great sadness that E-ONE shares the sudden passing of E-ONE Director of Engineering, Raff McDougall

McDougall began working for E-ONE as an engineer in 1997 and was promoted many times during his tenure with the company. He previously held the positions of Senior Engineer, Supervisor of Engineering, Manager of Engineering and Manager for Advanced Products, Cab and Chassis. He served as  Director of Engineering since December 2017.


REV Group, a manufacturer of industry-leading specialty vehicle brands, has announced the addition of Roger Lackore as the Director of Product Development for the REV Fire Group.


OCALA, FL – APRIL 16, 2018 – REV Group, a $2+ billion manufacturer of industry-leading motor vehicle brands, has announced the addition of Mike Virnig as the new Vice President of Sales for the Rev Fire Group.


11/27/17 Maintainer Custom Bodies Goodman Truck & Tractor Added as New MCB Dealer in Virginia

Maintainer Custom Bodies (MCB) has inked a new Dealer Agreement with Goodman Truck & Tractor in Virginia

09/21/17 Maintainer Custom Bodies Maintainer President Denny Michels Announces Intent to Retire; Shelley Morris Named as Successor

Maintainer President Denny Michels will retire at the end of 2017. Shelley Morris will become the new President in January.

09/07/17 Maintainer Custom Bodies R&R Fire Truck Repair Added as New MCB Dealer in Michigan

R & R Fire Truck Repair will be the new Michigan Dealer for Maintainer Custom Bodies (MCB).

06/22/17 Maintainer Custom Bodies MCB Names VP of Manufacturing Operations

Maintainer Custom Bodies filled the new position of Vice President of Manufacturing Operations by hiring Archie England.

10/26/16 Hannay Reels, Inc New Series TEF Reels for Rescue Operations

Hannay’s new Series TEF Reels are designed to fit two reels in the same space as one traditional style rescue reel.

06/01/16 Maintainer Custom Bodies MCB Hires Tom Leckband as National Sales Manager

Maintainer Custom Bodies (MCB) adds Tom Leckband as new National Sales Manager

01/26/16 Austin Hardware & Supply, Inc. Austin Hardware Promotes Three to New Positions of Regional Sales Manager

Austin Hardware & Supply, Inc promotes three members to new positions of Regional Sales Manager.

01/19/16 Austin Hardware & Supply, Inc. Austin Hardware Adds Three to Outside Sales Staff

Austin Hardware and Supply, Inc. has announced the addition of three members to the company’s Outside Sales staff.

Mike Bednar joins the company as a National Key Account Manager, Todd Harris joins Austin as a Key Account Manager, and Nick Sisti also joins Austin in the role of Key Account Manager.  

01/11/16 Maintainer Custom Bodies MCB Awarded H-GAC Public Purchasing Contract

Fire and rescue department now have access to MCB’s competitive pricing through HGACBuy, which also save time by satisfying bid process requirements.

11/23/15 Maintainer Custom Bodies Maintainer Custom Bodies inks new dealer in Canada & Pacific Northwest

Maintainer Custom Bodies (MCB) has reached an agreement with True North Emergency Equipment of Hillsboro, OR, to sell the company’s premium lineup of custom rescue and emergency vehicle bodies.

11/02/15 Midwest Fire Equipment & Repair Company Midwest Fire Equipment & Repair Company Obtains HGACBuy Certification in Texas

Midwest Fire Equipment & Repair Company has successfully completed requirements for HGACBuy which removes the burden of the bid process required by many agencies for purchasing. Prices are set and bids are submitted by companies in advance of purchases allowing companies to obtain the required number of bids in order to make a purchase.


Upholstery is a very important aspect to consider when specifying firefighter seating. The materials used to cover the seats should be given the proper amount of consideration before a decision is made. The nature of the fire industry dictates that the materials used must be durable and long lasting. During the life of a fire truck, the replacement of covers has the potential to significantly impact the operating budget of the department.

09/17/15 W.S. Darley & Company W.S. Darley appoints Wayne Hable to Chief Engineer post

W.S. Darley & Co. is proud to announce the promotion of Wayne Hable from Senior Product Engineer to Chief Engineer of the Pump Division in Chippewa Falls, Wis., effective immediately.

09/01/15 Hannay Reels, Inc Hannay Reels Releases Two New options for On-Site Power Rescue Reels

Hannay Reels announces two new models have been added to the ELFCR1600 family of Rescue Reels.
These models offer the lowest height profile to fit smaller compartments.

07/21/15 Akron Brass Company Akron Brass develops space-saving intake valve for operational ease

The Revolution™ Intake Valve offers reliability, simplicity & efficiencies for fire apparatus