Fire backgroud

Bronto Skylift, the worldwide leader in high level articulated aerial platforms for firefighting, will be displaying a 291 foot tall, articulated aerial platform at the 2017 FDIC Show in Indianapolis, Indiana, on April 27 - 29, 2017.


Bronto Skylift to show its latest developments in aerial platforms at APEX 2017

Bronto Skylift, the global market leader in aerial platforms, will show its latest technological developments at the APEX 2017 exhibition in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. These include the S70XR truck-mounted hydraulic platform and the new-generation Bronto+ control system that features device-independent communication over WLAN.

Huntsman Pigments plant fire: Bronto’s Aerial Platforms Put to a Real-life Durability Test

A violent fire broke out at the Huntsman Pigments facility in Meri-Pori, Finland, on 30 January 2017. It was one of the largest industrial plant fires in Finland, and even Europe. Approximately 30 rescue units and 150 people were involved in the extinguishing the fire. Bronto Skylift truck-mounted hydraulic platforms had a major role in the extinguishing mission.