Another Fire Department Requests WESMAR Thrusters

In 2012 the San Francisco Fire Department called WESMAR and asked us to contact Jensen Maritime Consultants of Seattle, the company selected to design the new Fire Boat for their Department. This month that thruster was delivered to the boat builder to be installed on the Department’s 88-foot ‘super pumper’ under construction.

“WESMAR bow thrusters are preferred equipment in the fire boat industry,” said Bob Sentz, WESMAR Vice President.

“We have supplied dozens of U.S. fireboats with bow thrusters. Most notably the twin 137-foot, 500-ton New York fire boats ‘Three-Fifty-Three’ and ‘Fire Fighter Two;’ the 79-foot Boston fire boat ‘American United; and the 65-foot ‘City of Portland,’ Maine fire boat said Sentz.


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