Founded in 1990, BME has provided emergency vehicle manufacturing and up-fitting solutions for 25 years. We are dedicated to being the one-stop shop that allows our customers to design and build custom vehicles that fit their specific needs. BME is committed to making sure our emergency personnel have equipment that works when they need it. We pride ourselves in doing the job right, not taking shortcuts, and producing the most reliable and durable emergency vehicles on the market.

We directly manufacture many of our products, so you can be sure that our team of engineers can custom fit any fire truck apparatus or emergency vehicle. In addition to our 30,000-square-foot fire truck manufacturing facility, we also have mobile service vehicles, allowing BME to provide priority services to our customers at affordable prices.

Constantly striving to raise the bar, our ambulance and fire apparatus manufacturers offer a wide variety of products and services, including:

  • Service/ Maintenance
  • Parts & Accessories
  • Refurbishing
  • Manuals & Procedures
  • Training

We offer a 10-year structural warranty on all of our products.

  • TIG-Welded Aluminum Bodies

    Our bodies are TIG-welded to provide the highest quality welding.

  • Stainless Steel TIG-Welded Plumbing

    Although our competition is changing to hard rubber on the majority of their plumbing, we know that stainless steel will last longer and provide a higher quality apparatus to the end user.

  • Custom Built Apparatus

    We build custom fire apparatus and equipment. At BME, we don’t just offer option A or B. Through a collaborative effort with the end user, we design equipment to meet your specific needs

  • Quality Fabrication

    BME employees are professional fabricators that are committed to making sure you have the best quality apparatus on the road.

  • Paint Process

    At BME, we use a seven-step process to make sure your apparatus still looks new ten to twenty years from now.

  • Customer Service

    We are committed to meeting and exceeding your expectations. We are your one stop shop. Our employees will go out of their way to make sure your needs are met.

  • Durability

    Our units are built to withstand the toughest environments. With over 1,000 of our vehicles sold specifically for off road service, our apparatus’ are put to the most extreme tests of fire-fighting every day.

  • Safety

    Tubular construction provides a protective shell that makes our units safer and helps protect your most important cargo.

  • Committed People

    At BME, we know and respect our customers. We understand that lives depend on the equipment. Our employees are passionate about their jobs, because of the clients they work with and their commitment to building exceptional equipment.

  • Collaborative Design Process

    Our engineers and manufacturing personnel work together with YOU, to make sure you get the equipment you need and want. We listen to you, our customers, and design products that accommodate your specific needs in the field.

  • Tubular Construction

    BME bodies are fabricated with 2×3 aluminum, steel, or stainless tubing and covered with 12-gauge steel, 3/16th thick marine grade aluminum, or 12-gauge stainless steel. Our bodies can handle the rugged demand of off road driving and are built to outlast the user and the vehicle.

What BME can do for you

  • Custom Up-fitting: We are the manufacturer of many of our products and we can produce equipment that is vehicle and situational specific.
  • Flexible Service: BME has a 30,000 square foot facility and mobile service vehicles that provide our customers convenient options and priority service they need.
  • Quality Parts: BME uses quality parts that are made in the USA. BME is the manufacturer or authorized dealer for most of our equipment. Our parts department stocks essential equipment and parts to meet your needs and our installers are available to make sure your vehicles are on the road.
  • No short-cuts: BME does the work right the first time. BME professionals are highly trained in their product areas and can make sure you are getting the right equipment for your department. We take the time to understand what you want and provide you with the solutions you need.

BME also provides turn-key vehicles, custom fabrication, competitive pricing, free quotes, bed lining, and a comprehensive warranty.

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