Regional Fire Department of Legnica (southwest Poland) takes delivery of new firefighting pumps

Published:  02 September, 2014

Delivery from Dutch manufacturer BBA took place during the annual 'Firefighters' Day' on July 4. 

Following the official medal ceremony for local firefighting heroes, BBA Pumps representatives from Poland presented the two brand new firefighting pump units to the Regional Fire Department.

Netherlands-based BBA Pumps had only just launched the newly-designed pump.

The high head unit M80/8 consists of BA-C125H7 D416 auto prime pumps running at a maximum capacity of 580m3/hour (8m3/min) @ 80mwc max. The unit features a MP100 priming system to quickly prime and re-prime from dry conditions and a powerful 6-cylinder Perkins diesel engine that delivers 186 kW at full speed.

The whole package is mounted on a custom designed enclosed trailer, including a large fuel tank and suction and discharge manifold.

Pump specifications

  • Type: BA-C125H7 D416
  • Max. flow: 580 m3/hour
  • Max. pressure: 102 mwc
  • Connections: Discharge DN 150 (6”)
  • Connections: Suction DN 200 (8”)
  • Solids handling: 25 mm
  • Impeller type: Closed impeller
  • Priming system: BBA MP50
  • Engine: Perkins 1106D-E66TA
  • Frame: F15-40
  • Weight (net): Approx. 2100 kg

  • Operation Florian

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