Next Generation Firefighting technology: the first Magirus FireBull goes to Brazil

The Brazilian state of Ceará has received the first FireBull from Magirus. A delegation with high-ranking representatives of the governor, the fire brigades and partners were guests at the Magirus Experience Center in Ulm last week for the technical acceptance…

Innovation is and remains our drive, but needs investment power and economic efficiency

An interview with Thomas Hilse, President of Magirus, on the opportunities and challenges in the firefighting industry in 2022 and the goal of initiating a mutual understanding. The initial situation for Magirus is very positive at the moment. What do…

Across the Alps: Magirus hands over the world’s first Wolf R1 tactical response robot to the Ehrwald Fire Department on the Zugspitze mountain

Eight years after the unveiling of the first robot from the AirCore family, the history of Magirus’ remote-controlled and remote-operated tactical units continues with the handover of the Wolf R1 in Ehrwald. In an extraordinary ceremony on Germany’s highest mountain,…

Inauguration of 8 Magirus CITY 2020 for the volunteer fire brigades of the Italian province Verbano-Cusio-Ossola

On 2 April 2022 in Omegna in the Italian Province Verbano-Cusio-Ossala (VCO), in the presence of local authorities, the President of the Italian Firefighter Association, the Provincial Commander of the volunteer fire brigades VCO, the Presidents of the Cariplo Foundation…

Magirus will not participate in Interschutz 2022 to focus on a dedicated product roadshow

After careful consideration, Magirus has decided not to participate in the Interschutz 2022 exhibition and to allocate part of the planned investment to charitable initiatives in support of firefighters in the Ukrainian conflict. After two long years marked by the…

Magirus supplies London Fire Brigade with Europe’s highest turntable ladders

London Fire Brigade (LFB) has ordered a total of 15 turntable ladders from Magirus through the UK distributor Emergency One, three of which are 64m high. This means that London Fire Brigade has the highest turntable ladders in Europe. Magirus…

Magirus presents the TLF 3000-W at the Florian

Climate change is increasingly bringing new demands to the fire department. Vegetation fires are increasing in severity and number, placing particularly high demands on people and equipment for more and more fire departments. Often, the operational locations are difficult to…

Power meets multifunctionality: Magirus presents the brand-new Wolf R1 tactical robot

Following the successful 2014 launch of the AirCore TAF35 firefighting robot and the 2020 launch of the TAF60 firefighting robot, Magirus is now taking the logical next step in the field of robotic, remote-controlled firefighting and emergency vehicles. The new…

Magirus announces senior management change

Effective 1 July 2021, Thomas Hilse is appointed Chief Executive Officer of Magirus, the global firefighting equipment business of CNH Industrial (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI). Hilse succeeds Marc Diening, who after the successful turnaround and sustainable repositioning of the…

Innovative, safe and immediately available: Magirus rounds off its product range in forest fire-fighting and off-road

At a press conference in Ulm on 24th and 25th September 2020, Magirus demonstrates its comprehensive expertise and many years of know-how, especially in the field of off-road and forest fire solutions. The company presents numerous innovations and world firsts…

Future standards – today: The new Magirus EC-Line

Launched at the Interschutz-Online, Magirus presents the next generation of its Excellence Class. The successful series of fire engines with the latest four-wheel drive chassis and state-of-the-art equipment is available as the LF 10 and the HLF 20. With its…

Magirus presents new electric and natural gas-powered fire engines in the iDL series

A CNG-powered (H)LF 10 tank pumper expands the “Innovative Drive Line” series. Following the introduction of small electric fire engines, the company is thus taking the next step in the development of directly deployable fire-fighting vehicles with reliable, alternative drive…

Great Interest In The Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award

Numerous fire departments have been applying for the Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award 2018. Finalists are competing in the online voting until January 27, 2019 Vote now for your favourite! The application period for the Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award is over.…

NIFRS Reaching New Heights with Turn Table Ladder Investment

Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service (NIFRS) has invested over £2.5m in four new Turn Table Ladder (TTL) Appliances. With a ladder reach of 42m, they are the highest articulated ladder appliances in use across the UK Fire & Rescue…

Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award 2018 – apply now and win

The application phase for the “Oscar of the Firefighting Industry” runs until November 11 2018 Outstanding operations from around the world are being sought Winning teams travel to New York’s FDNY The application phase for the Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award…

A new generation of firefighting: Plant fire brigades of leading chemical and automotive companies trust in Magirus “AirCore”

The efficiency of water mist in beating fires is no secret in the firefighter community. Water mist has a greater cooling effect and needs less water at the same time. The problem so far was, that with traditional methods and tools nothing…

Magirus

The new Magirus FIRE 1500 portable fire pump has a capacity of 1,500 l/min at 10 bar pressure. It is powered by a modern, four-cylinder, in-line motor built by Fiat Power Train (FPT). The maximum performance of the motor –…

Magirus delivers 100 fire engines to the Junta Nacional de Bomberos de Chile

Last year, the central body of Chile’s national Fire Department, Junta Nacional de Bomberos de Chile (JNBC), placed two major orders with Magirus, ordering a total of 100 tank pumpers. The first tank pumper order for 23 TLF 4000 (C4 Semiurbano) was placed…

Magirus

In 1872, Conrad Dietrich Magirus developed and built the first freestanding mobile fire-fighting ladder in the world. It revolutionised the world of firefighting at the time. Today, the most innovative and highest-quality turntable ladders, including Magirus’ two bestselling models –…

Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award supported by renowned fire brigade suppliers

ENDRESS Elektrogerätebau GmbH, Dönges GmbH & Co. KG and LUKAS Hydraulik GmbH in combination with Vetter GmbH, support the internationally renowned Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award The Conrad Dietrich Magirus Award pursues the goal of placing the work of firefighters all…

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