BME Fire Trucks

Tactical Tenders are a great brush fire truck alternative to meet your department’s needs. BME offers tactical tenders with elliptical or rectangular tanks in poly or steel options, and water capacities or 1,000 to 3,000 gallons. Customers can add more customization with a dry-side body and storage for your specialized equipment needs. Our bodies are designed and created with the end-user in mind. We offer single, tandem, and tactical tenders, simple or custom designed bodies to fit your needs. BME encourages a collaborative design process in order to better understand what you want and need your apparatus to do in your unique circumstances.


Tactical Tender

Navistar® 7400 All-Wheel Drive

Navistar® N9 Diesel Engine
330 HP, 950 lb ft Torque
Allison® 3000 EVS Transmission
Optional 2 Door, Extended Cab, or 4 Door Configuration

Freightliner® M2 106 All-Wheel Drive

Cummins® ISL Diesel Engine
330 HP, 1000 lb ft Torque
Allison® 3000 EVS Transmission


Whelen® LED Warning Light Package
LED Scene Lighting
Full NFPA Compliance
Field Serviceable Design
Off-The-Shelf, Readily Available Parts
Marine Grade Power Distribution


Tubular Aluminum Body Construction
Aluminum Double Pan, Foam-Filled Doors
Stainless Steel Pump Panel
Aluminum Extruded Rub Rails


1,500 Gallon Stainless Steel Water Tank
7 Gallon Poly Foam Tank
Hannay® 150 ft Hose Reel
Four (4) 1.5” Discharges
Two (2) 3” Intakes



Front Monitor
Electric Winch
Shore Line Connections with Eject
Multiplex Wiring
Prewire for Future Expansions
Easily Customizable to Meet Specific Customer Demands
Wifi Available


Bullet® Lined Compartments
Front Brush Guard Bumper


Darley®, Hale® or Waterous® PTo Engine
Driven Pump Choice
Additional Discharges



Contact Fire Division

From pre-construction to delivery, our highly trained team of fire apparatus specialists will walk you through every-step to ensure your new apparatus is built from the ground up – just the way you want it. No one works more closely with their customers to configure each vehicle around their demands. Give us a call at 800-784-6806. Our dedicated sales and service team stand ready to assist you.