Waukesha is an American brand of large stationary reciprocating engines produced by GE Energy. Waukesha engines are large internal combustion engines for industrial uses, such as engines that burn natural gas to run large generators for hospitals.
1947 Ward LaFrance Lighting Squad. This apparatus was most recently owned by the Somers, New York, Fire Department. This strong looking rig is powered by a 779 in.³ Waukesha engine. Has a four cylinder water-cooled Onan generator. The hinges canted an angle, to the door cannot stand open in traffic. This unit sports no fewer than two dozen compartments of varying size.