Fire

Holding a sprinter's torch!(Product guide)

There is a new flame in the life of Worcestershire-based Compco Fire Systems--the Mercedes Sprinter van.

Involved in sprinkler system installation, the company has bought ten Sprinter 311CDI's as replacements for rival marque vans now being stood down from its 40-strong fleet.

The company previously used Sprinters as stand-ins while other vehicles were repaired. The new Mercedes arrived via Kidderminster dealer Mudie-Bond and are now being used by the company's mobile service engineers to install sprinkler systems.

Worcester-based Compco chose the medium-wheelbase Sprinter for its ability to carry large quantities of tools and screw fixing equipment, and to accommodate 3. …

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