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New Engine for University Park (more)

This is from the University Park Professional Firefighters Local 3661 Facebook page

University Park fire engine

University Park Professional Firefighters Local 3661

University Park fire trucks - apparatus

University Park Professional Firefighters Local 3661

University Park fire engine

University Park Professional Firefighters Local 3661

University Park Fire Station

University Park Professional Firefighters Local 3661

Production photos of the new engine

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New command van for Chicago FD (more)

The new mobile command post for Chicago 2-7-2 is scheduled to go into service on Monday, 3/27/17. The chassis is a 2013 Ford F53, the body was built by Utilimaster in 2015, and the buildout was by LDV in 2016. Utilimaster is owned by Spartan.

Chicago FD Comm Van 272

Chicago Fire Department Comm Van 272 carries Shop ID#G-610. Larry Shapiro photo

Chicago FD Comm Van 272 interior

Larry Shapiro photo

Chicago FD Comm Van 272 interior

Larry Shapiro photo

Chicago FD Comm Van 272 interior

Larry Shapiro photo

Chicago FD Comm Van 272 interior

Larry Shapiro photo

Chicago FD Comm Van 272

Larry Shapiro photo

Ford F53 law tag

Ford F53 Chassis tag

Utilimaster law tag

Utilimaster body tag

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As seen around … Leyden Township

This from Josh Boyajian:

Leyden Engine 131 – 1998 HME 1871-S/3D 1500/750

Leyden FPD Engine 131 - 1998 HME 1871-S/3D 1500/750

Leyden Township FPD Engine 131 – 1998 HME 1871-S/3D 1500/750. Josh Boyajian photo

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Great Lakes Fire Department update

Thanks to Steve Redick for submitting some photos of apparatus located at Station 2 for the Great Lakes Fire Department taken Sunday prior to the Fire Buffs of Illinois monthly meeting. The images have been used to add the station onto the updated chicagoareafire.com site. There is another ambulance that was missing along with all the photos from Station 1.

 

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MABAS 7 Swap Meet

some photos from today’s MABAS 7 Swap Meet

Peotone FPD pumper tanker

Josh Boyajian photo

Chicago FD Engine 17 from the movie Backdraft

Josh Boyajian photo

vintage Pirsch fire engine

Steve Redick photo

former Braidwood heavy rescue squad

Steve Redick photo

Peotone FD Seagrave Snorkel

Steve Redick photo

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New engine for Downers Grove (more)

From the Ferrara Fire Apparatus website:

Thank you Chief James Jackson and the Downers Grove Fire Department

H-6042 Downers Grove, IL

Type: MVP Rescue Pumper
Chassis: Igniter custom chassis
Body: Extruded Aluminum
Pump: Waterous CSU 1250-2000 GPM
Tank: 500 gallon water

Downers Grove FD receives new fire engine

Ferrara Fire Apparatus photo

Ferrara fire truck pump panel

Ferrara Fire Apparatus photo

Downers Grove FD receives new fire engine

Ferrara Fire Apparatus photo

Downers Grove FD receives new fire engine

Ferrara Fire Apparatus photo

Downers Grove FD receives new fire engine

Ferrara Fire Apparatus photo

Downers Grove FD receives new fire engine

Ferrara Fire Apparatus photo

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New engine for Melrose Park

From the Pierce Flickr page:

Pierce Melrose Park Fire Dept so#30383

new fire engine for the Melrose Park Fire Department

Pierce composite

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Working fire in Niles, 3-10-17

This from Steve Redick:

This was an auto inside a detail shop  at 8821 N. Milwaukee Avenue in Niles … not much to see firewise but a few decent rig shots. Both of Niles’ new pumpers as well as their newer tower and Morton Grove’s newest engine
Des Plaines FD Tower Ladder 61

Steve Redick photo

Niles FD Tower 2

Steve Redick photo

Niles FD Engine 3

Steve Redick photo

North Maine FPD Engine 1

Steve Redick photo

Morton Grove D Engine 5

Steve Redick photo

fire trucks at night fire scene

Steve Redick photo

Niles FD Engine 2

Steve Redick photo

aftermath of car repair shop fire

Steve Redick photo

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New Engine for Darien-Woodridge (more)

This from Kevin Griffin:

Darien Woodridge new engine – 2016 Pierce Impel top mount pumper
Darien-Woodridge FPD Engine 90

Kevin Griffin photo

Darien-Woodridge FPD Engine 90

Kevin Griffin photo

Darien-Woodridge FPD Engine 90

Kevin Griffin photo

Darien-Woodridge FPD Engine 90

Kevin Griffin photo

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Phoenix Fire Department news (more)

This from Brad Steinweg:

The Phoenix Fire Department recently took possession of former North Palos engine 803. I submitted a post previously, but had no picture. It is a 1988 Spartan Gladiator. Photo credit goes to Tom Burns.
Phoenix FD (IL) Engine 1715

Tom Burns photo

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