Volcano Fire Materials Co., Ltd. (Volkan Itfaiye Araclari)
Volkan Itfaiye, which was founded by İsa Tecim in 1974 in order to manufacture firefighting vehicles has started its production process with an 8 populated staff within an area of 50 m².
The adventure of Volkan Itfaiye which is based on the motto “we know how you feel at the moment of danger” and its effort to save lives without having financial expectations force it to progress each time; and it does wat it is required to do. It has started manufacturing its own fire pump in 1978.
It has manufactured the first vehicle with a hydraulic aerial ladder of 18 meter; and by that vehicle which is still being used, it creates the impression that it shall continue to lead the innovators. Later it manufactured the first aircraft firefighting vehicle in Turkey and the first modular firefighting vehicle in 1992. In 1993, Tecim said “Volkan is going to be a global brand name and no one apart from God can stop that” and forecasted nowadays. It participated in Interschutz in the year 2000, which is the biggest fair all over the world concerning firefighting and fire safety, received its first offer and proved its power and quality within the market.
And nowadays; Volkan Group conducts its production processes with its 300 populated staff on a 135000 m² plant, 25000 m² of which constitutes of closed area by making use of all of the opportunities of production technologies in Torbalı, Yazıbaşı where it recently moved.
Volkan, being known as a reliable and leading producer of fire pumps and firefighting vehicles both within domestic borders and overseas within the sector, offers smart solutions since the year 1974 with its innovative production system which constantly aims one step further and never sacrifices from quality, its techniques providing the adaptation of ultimate technology into production and its understanding based on unconditional customer satisfaction. Volkan Group adopts punctiliousness, creativity and innovativeness as principles during every phase starting from the design phase up to after-sale services phase; provides a working atmosphere which is sensitive against the environment; pays attention to employing new-graduates and establishing business affairs with leading suppliers within its sector.
CAD-CAM supported production techniques, model and mould-shops, foundries of aluminium and bronze equipped with latest technology, modern hard eloxal unit, pump test unit which complies with the norms of EN1028-2 and which is totally supported via computer systems, complex framework settlement and welding apparatus and, the most important of all, the advantages of being at the heart of a zone which is industrialized to the highest degree provides required capacity for the production.See more