Heavy Duty Rescues


Hazen Fire Department

Hazen, North Dakota

Model DF0973


Hazen, a town located northwest of Bismarck, chose Hackney to manufacture a heavy rescue to fill a void in their response capabilities. Hazen also covers responses to Lake Sakakawea, a huge lake created by the Missouri River.


  • Hackney DF0973, 18-ft heavy rescue body with nine (9) roll-up doors
  • Drop/Pinch frame technology for 40” floor to ceiling compartment depth
  • Freightliner M2-106, four-door cab/chassis
  • Four-wheel drive
  • On-Spot automatic chains
  • Five-man seating capacity
  • 275-amp alternator
  • Kussmaul 20-amp auto-eject shorepower with 30-amp automatic transfer relay and 45-amp battery conditioner
  • Heated and power adjustable mirrors; powered door windows
  • Stainless steel 12” high front bumper extended 16”
  • 9,000 lb. Warn portable winch for side and rear receivers
  • 10,000 lb. receivers under left and right side of body and under front and rear bumper for winch
  • Slide-out Speedi-Dry absorbent hopper in right rear wheelskirt panel
  • Fold-down step platforms to assist reaching upper storage areas of side compartments
  • Hydraulic tool mounting provisions
  • Transverse tunnels in top of compartments for: stokes basket; (2) long backboards; combo ladder; tripod/jib pole; traffic sign; pickets.
  • Slide-out rack with (4) quick-release SCBA brackets on one side and airshore mounts on the opposite side
  • 46” wide x 18” high x 36” deep slide-out cribbing tray.
  • 46” wide x 12” high x 36” deep air bag tray
  • Spare SCBA bottle storage tubes in wheelskirt panels (6)
  • V-MUX Multiplexed electrical system with color LCD control panel recessed into dash
  • LED taillights, upper LED auxiliary brake lights and Federal LED traffic advisor bar
  • Whelen LED light bar and LED upper and lower zone warning lights
  • Whelen 90 series LED scene lights (6)
  • Stuttertone airhorns mounted in left and right side of bumper
  • Federal electronic siren and speaker
  • LED vertical compartment strip lights recessed into side walls of all compartments and roof compartment lids
  • Color backup camera
  • 25,000 watt Onan PTO generator mounted inside right front compartment
  • 240VAC Hannay cord reels with 200-ft 10/4 cable (2)
  • MagnaFire 750-watt tripod flood lights (2)
  • Knight Light Tower with six (6) 7500-watt lamps and back-light feature
  • Hannay utility air hose reel with 150-ft hose
  • TNT hydraulic hose reels (2) with slide-out hose roller guides


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