Archive for category Fire Truck photos

House fire in Crystal Lake, 4-15-17

Photos from Steve Redick of apparatus at the scene of a house fire at 4005 Illinois Street in Crystal Lake within the Nunda Rural FPD 4/14/17. A Box Alarm for tenders was called to provide a water supply.

Crystal Lake FD fire engine

Steve Redick photo

Cary FPD tender

Steve Redick photo

Nunda Rural FPD mini pumper

Steve Redick photo

Nunda Rural FPD Engine 41

Steve Redick photo

Grayslake FPD tanker

Steve Redick photo

Union FPD tanker

Steve Redick photo

Algonquin-Lake in the Hills fire engine

Steve Redick photo

McHenry Township FPD fire truck

Steve Redick photo

Round Lake FPD fire engine

Steve Redick photo

Mundelein Fire Department Truck 431

Steve Redick photo

Fox Lake FPD fire engine

Steve Redick photo

Fox River Grove FPD tanker

Steve Redick photo

Nunda Rural FPD Engine 45

Steve Redick photo

Nunda Rural FPD Engine 41

Steve Redick photo

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Glenview Fire Department history

This from Larry Shapiro:

With the ongoing discussion of classic Seagrave apparatus that served our area which Mike Summa started, here are photos of the early Seagrave units from Glenview. (#throwbackthursday)

Seagrave anniversary series fire engine

Classic Seagrave engine servicing the Glenview Fire Department. Larry Shapiro photo

Seagrave anniversary series fire engine

Classic Seagrave engine servicing the Glenview Fire Department. Larry Shapiro photo

Seagrave anniversary series ladder truck

Classic Seagrave aerial servicing the Glenview Fire Department. Larry Shapiro photo

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New engine for the Hickory Point FPD

This from Bill Fricker:

Hello,
Here’s a photo of the new Ferrara MVP pumper for Forsyth, IL ( Macon County)  Engine Co. 437.
Hickory Point FPD  Engine Co. 437  – 2015 Ferrara MVP (H-5912)  2,000-gpm / 1,000-gbt Vin:1F945322FH140302   Ex Ferrara demo rig
Ferrara MVP fire engine

Hickory Point FPD Engine Co. 437 – 2015 Ferrara MVP (H-5912) 2,000-gpm / 1,000-gbt Ex Ferrara demo rig. Bill Fricker photo

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As seen around … Chicago

Chicago FD Engine 13

Tim Olk photo

Chicago FD Squad 1A

Tim Olk photo

Chicago FD Squad 1A

Tim Olk photo

Chicago FD Squad 1A

Tim Olk photo

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Long Grove FD orders new engine (more)

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

At E-ONE Hamburg on final inspection with the Long Grove FPD.

new fire engine for the Long Grove Fire District

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new fire engine for the Long Grove Fire District

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new fire engine for the Long Grove Fire District

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New engine for Bloomington

This from Bill Fricker:

Hello,
Here’s a photograph of the new E-One pumper for Engine Co.4 in Bloomington, IL Enjoy !
Bloomington, IL  Engine Co.4 – 2017 E-One Quest (e-Max) so#140424, 1500-gpm / 780-gbt
Bloomington FD Engine 4

Bloomington, IL Engine Co.4 – 2017 E-One Quest (e-Max) so#140424, 1500-gpm / 780-gbt – Bill Fricker photo

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2-Alarm fire in Evanston, 3-31-17

This from Steve Redick:

900 Block of Sherman on Friday (3/31/17). Looked like the first floor rear of a large apartment building. Nothing to see when I arrived but a few rig shots.

Steve

video by Jim McCall

firefighters overhaul at fire scene

Steve Redick photo

Evanston FD Engine 21

Steve Redick photo

fire engine and hose in alley

Steve Redick photo

hose connected to fire hydrant

Steve Redick photo

Evanston FD Engine 24

Steve Redick photo

Evanston FD Truck 23

Steve Redick photo

Evanston FD Engine 23

Steve Redick photo

Skokie FD Truck 16

Steve Redick photo

Wilmette FD Engine 27

Steve Redick photo

Winnetka FD Engine 28

Steve Redick photo

Northfield Fire Rescue Truck 29

Steve Redick photo

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Wheaton Fire Department history

This from Mike Summa:

This is the Wheaton Fire Dept.’s E402.   A 1970’s Seagrave with unknown specs.  I do not know a thing about Wheaton, so feel free to fill in the blanks.  Picture is from a fire muster in Wheaton in the early 90’s.
Mike Summa
classic Seagrave P-Series fire engine

Wheaton FD Engine 402. Mike Summa photo

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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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