Special fire truck is a special category of fire engine, designed mainly for firefighting operations. Special fire truck is used by fire departments in various rescue operations & medical emergency services. It is fitted with communication equipment which uses mobile computer technology, two-way radios and visual & audible warnings. It is also used to transport firefighters to the sites, for offering necessary equipment & water to fight the fire and to bring it under control. The key properties include enhance performance, safety and capability of the fire truck.
According to study, “World Special Fire Truck Market Research Report 2024(covering USA, EU, China, South East Asia, Japan and etc)” the key companies operating in the world special fire truck market are Rosenbauer International AG, Magirus GmbH (CNH Industrial Group), Oshkosh Corp., KME Corp., E-ONE, Albert Ziegler Firefighting, Gimaex International, CFE, Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Bronto Skylift Oy, Xuzhou Handler Special Vehicle Co. Ltd., Weihai Guangtai, Beijing Zhongzhuo, Morita Holdings Corp., Boise Mobil Equipment Inc., Tianhe, Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science & Technology Co., Ltd., Spartan Motors, W. S. Darley & Co., Alexis Fire Equipment Company, Danko Emergency Equipment, Co., Emergency One Inc., Smeal Fire Apparatus, HME Incorporated. The key manufacturers are implementing novel innovation practices to gain maximum benefits in the competitive universe. Manufacturers are also expanding their fire truck portfolio to address the rising challenges faced during firefighting & rescue events.
Based on product type, special fire truck market is segmented into forest fire engines, smoke car, ARFF, dangerous goods fire engines and others. Based on tools type, market is segmented into ladders, self-contained breathing apparatus, hydraulic rescue tools, ventilating equipment, and first aid kits. In addition, based on application, market is segmented into city fire fighting, firefighting in the wild, industrial firefighting, airport firefighting and others.
The special fire truck industry is driven by growth in industrialization, followed by increase in congestion & overcrowding, rise in number of commercial spaces in developing countries, growth in awareness regarding fire safety, rise in product innovation, strict regulations by the government, increase in budgets for the development of fire & safety departments, rise in number of fire stations, acceptance of new & advanced technology, increase in use of advanced digital tools & modern electronics, and rise in government norms towards fire safety compliances. However, lack of standard protocols for the development of fire truck, high initial cost of the truck and low rate of replacements of fire trucks may impact the market. Moreover, growth in product innovations, increase in demand for electric firefighting truck, growth in technological advancements and improvement in economy are key opportunities for market.
Based on geography, USA country holds major share in special fire truck market owing to stable economy, advanced technology, and presence of major key manufacturers in the country. China and Japan countries are expected to witness higher growth rate due to growth in awareness about the importance of fire-fighting apparatus and increase in population over the forecast period. It is estimated that future of the market will be bright on account of rise in incidence of wildfire in forests and growth in number of fire hazards during the forecast period.
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