Tactical Tenders are built to do more. Capable of performing the functions of a wildland fire engine and unlike other water tenders it has pump-and-roll capabilities. BME offers tactical tenders with elliptical or rectangular tanks in poly or steel options, with water capacities of 1,000 to 3,000 gallons.
The Payette tactical tender is a purpose-built wildland engine. Modeled after the BME Type 3, this engine is a workhorse in difficult terrain. It can be a water source when needed and also has pump and roll capability, front bumper monitor, dual hose reels, and carries 1500 gallons of water.