Select the body that makes sense for you, get a rescue that handles your equipment in the most efficient way possible, and enjoy the value of an ENCORE. The dependability and advanced technology that Pierce is known for are found in every ENCORE. That’s no surprise. But, what may surprise you is that you have 120 body configurations from which to choose. Quite a lot for a vehicle that uses modular body sections during construction.




Body Material

Aluminum or Stainless Steel

Body Widths

96″ w/ 28″ Deep Side Compartments

Roof Construction

Reinforced Diamond Plate Surface Designed to Support Hatch Compartments and Equipment

Body Structural Warranty

10 years

Body Lengths

14′-23′ Single Axle


Roll Style

Body Support

Full Front and Rear Underslung Frame Mounted Support Platforms

Interior Storage

Various Storage Compartment Cabinet Configurations, Seating Options and Galley Equipment

Body Heights


Roof Access

Traditional Side Ladder

Body Construction

Structural Tube and Formed Sheet Metal Body Construction with Bonded Fascia Panels Throughout

Compartment Storage

Pierce® Designed Extruded Pull-out Adjustable Trays, Slide-out Tilt Trays, Tool Boards and Custom Equipment Storage Racks


Innovations by Pierce

Pierce Manufacturing is an industry leader when it comes to innovative technology and product enhancements. With the help of Pierce’s innovations, departments can customize apparatus with unique features that provide firefighters with additional protection, equip teams with situational management tools, improve apparatus performance, etc. The possibilities are endless with Pierce.

Featured Innovations


Ascendant® Class of Aerials

Go where no aerial apparatus has gone before with the heavy-duty capabilities and dependability you deserve.


CARE Initiative

Carcinogen Awareness & Reduction to Exposure (CARE) initiative focuses on protecting firefighters from carcinogen exposure.


PACCAR MX-13 Big Block Engine

The new heart of heavy-duty performance


E-Coat Corrosion Protection

High-quality corrosion resistance. Proven to outperform and outlast.


Electrical Systems

The most reliable, configurable, usable electrical systems.


Hercules™ CAFS

Five times more effective than using water alone.


Husky™ 3

Abolish structure fires, wildland fires, automobile fires, and small class B spills.


Husky™ 12

Take on structure fires, wildland fires, automobile fires, and medium-class B spills.



The Pierce Ultimate Configuration (PUC). Easier to use. Easier to stay safe, store more, and conduct service.


Safety Systems

Pierce doesn’t just meet safety requirements. Pierce sets safety standards, ensuring 360° Protection From Every Angle™.


TAK-4® Independent Suspension

Proven, proprietary, severe-duty technology. Custom built for Pierce® chassis



Advancing elevated waterway response with its compact yet capable design.

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.