Building Excellence in Emergency Vehicles:
The Keys to Our Success

Purchasing a fire truck or other type of emergency vehicle requires a great deal of research and thought. At Fort Garry Fire Trucks, we help you through that process by identifying key areas that must be considered. Here are the essential keys to our success:

History and Financial Stability

When choosing a fire truck manufacturer, it's crucial to consider the company's history and financial stability. Will they be there when you need them? As the largest Canadian fire apparatus manufacturer, Fort Garry Fire Trucks has been in business since 1919, offering over 100 years of quality and reliability. Our long-standing reputation ensures that we will support you for years to come.

National Safety Mark

Is your manufacturer registered and do they follow the strict regulations issued by the Department of Transport? Fort Garry Fire Trucks proudly holds the National Safety Mark, adhering to all required safety standards to ensure the highest level of protection for our clients.

Liability Insurance

Does the manufacturer carry liability insurance for the recommended amount of $25 million? We at Fort Garry Fire Trucks maintain robust liability insurance, providing an added layer of security and peace of mind for our customers.

Dealer License

Are you purchasing from a manufacturer that is licensed to sell motor vehicles? This is mandatory in most jurisdictions. Fort Garry Fire Trucks is a fully licensed dealer, compliant with all regulatory requirements.

Association Membership

Does your manufacturer belong to the Fire Apparatus Manufacturer Association (FAMA), which identifies reputable builders? Fort Garry Fire Trucks is a proud member of FAMA, underscoring our commitment to quality and industry standards.

Certified Engineers

Does your manufacturer have certified engineers on staff? Only engineers can ensure that every component of your vehicle is properly designed. Our team of certified engineers uses advanced 3D modeling software to design vehicles that meet your exact specifications, ensuring the best possible performance and reliability.

Quality Program and Ongoing Support

Does your manufacturer have a certified ISO quality program and manuals that meet or exceed ULC or NFPA standards? Fort Garry Fire Trucks is ISO certified, and our quality program ensures that all our vehicles meet or exceed the highest industry standards. We also offer exceptional ongoing support, including major repairs, refurbishments, and regular maintenance.

Expert Engineering and Construction

Fort Garry Fire Trucks is renowned for our innovative designs and top-tier construction. Our use of high-quality materials and attention to detail sets us apart from competitors. Features such as welded backing plates, structural floor reinforcement, spring-loaded body mounting, and advanced corrosion protection ensure durability and longevity. Our unique design innovations, like the first enclosed top mount pumper built in North America, highlight our commitment to excellence.

Additional Features

  • Compartments: All compartments are reinforced for maximum strength and durability.
  • Electrical Systems: Our wiring systems include GXL insulation, color-coded wiring, and heat shrink seals for enhanced safety and functionality.
  • Corrosion Protection and Painting: Our state-of-the-art downdraft paint booth ensures a durable, automotive-grade finish with a 10-year warranty.
  • Pumps, Plumbing, and Operator Panel: We offer customized operator panels and high-quality pumps to meet diverse customer needs.
  • Testing and Certification: Certified by Underwriters Laboratories of Canada (ULC), all our vehicles undergo rigorous testing to meet ULC and NFPA standards.
  • Service and Maintenance: Our comprehensive service department handles everything from pump rebuilding to full vehicle refurbishments, ensuring your equipment remains in top condition.

Fort Garry Fire Trucks is dedicated to providing the best fire and emergency vehicles in the industry, with a focus on quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction. Contact us today to learn more about how we can meet your emergency vehicle needs.