- Oct 18, 2022
l'm sure there's some, but don't know how common these higher ladders are, other than Chicago l know Syracuse had at least one in the 80's, l think it was Washington DC did too. lf more were in use, we would hear of more a floor or 2 above the norms l'm sure.
Toronto has a 230ft tower ladder in service, based on a commercial concrete pump truck. Not sure if thats a one-off design or a sign of things to come but I cant imagine it gets much use in its intended role.
Toronto unveils North America’s ‘tallest’ firefighting aerial apparatus on new fire truck - Toronto | Globalnews.ca
Standing at around 70 metres in full extension, this new piece of firefighting equipment nicknamed "Tower 1" will be used to battle fires in Toronto's growing high rise density.