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KME Receives FDNY Pumper Order

UPDATE March 6, 2014


FDNY drawing


January 11, 2013

Nesquehoning, PA –KME is pleased to announce that it has received a purchase order from the City of New York for 2000gpm pumper trucks. The engines are an award from a 2012 bid which provides the opportunity for FDNY to purchase units through November of 2015.

According to John J. Kovatch III, KME President and CEO, “I’m excited about this new relationship. We’ve studied FDNY’s needs and waited for the right time. Our team has met with City personnel several times and I’m confident that we’re a natural fit for them. I believe that our location, high level of product customization and dedication to quality, service and support will make us a valued, long term supplier of apparatus.”

The engines will be built for FDNY on a KME Severe Service chassis with a stainless steel split tilt cab. More information will be released in the near future.

 KME is a leading custom manufacturer of a full range of specialty vehicles for military, industrial, commercial, aviation and municipal markets. Additional information on KME can be found at or by emailing to For more information on this press release, contact Phil Gerace, KME Dir. Of Sales, or 570-669-5174. For Maryland, Northern Virgina and Eastern West Virgina information is available from Antietam Fire Apparatus or 301-797-1410.


Looking for a new Chief or Utility vehicle?

Antietam Fire Apparatus can offer the following F-150 Special Service Vehicle through Kovatch Ford

2013 Ford F-150 Special Service Vehicle

Through KME we can offer the vehicle purchase and complete outfitting of the unit.



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Kyd Dieterich, and the sales and support staff of Antietam Fire Apparatus are dedicated to providing the best apparatus for the fire services in Maryland, Southern Pennsylvania, Northern Virginia, District of Columbia, and eastern West Virginia. 

We specialize in designing, and providing Custom Fire and Emergency Apparatus to meet the needs of the Municipal and Volunteer Fire and Emergency Services. KME is the largest privately owned apparatus manufacture in the United States.


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