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New engine for the Troy FPD (more)

This from Chi-Town Fire Photos:

Troy FPD new Rosenbauer engine 

Rosenbauer Commander fire engine

Chi-Town Fire Photos

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New home for Prospect Heights pumper/squad (more)

Former Prospect Heights FPD Squad 9 is now Jay VFD Squad 9 in the Town of Jay, Vermont

Former Prospect Heights FPD Squad 9

Richard Deuso photo

thanks Drew

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As seen around … Hoffman Estates

This from Mike Fox:

Took these at an accident in Hoffman Estates on Saturday.  The first on shows the new command vehicle and the new squad.
 
Mike Fox 
fire trucks in Hoffman Estates

Mike Fox photo

Ferrara fire engine

Mike Fox photo

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New engine for the Evanston FD (more)

From the Evanston Fire Department Facebook page:

The EFD will host a Push-In Ceremony for new Engine 22 on Friday September 25th at 7:15AM at Station 2 located at Madison and Custer. The new engine will be blessed by our Chaplain, wet down, dried off, and pushed in by our members, a tradition dating back to the horse drawn era. Please join us as we celebrate placing new Engine 22 in service.

 

new Pierce fire engine in Evanston

Evanston Fire Department photo

new Pierce fire engine in Evanston

Evanston Fire Department photo

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New home for Cicero FD tower ladder

This from Dennis McGuire, Jr:

Found on Facebook 

X-Cicero, Illinois 
former Cicero IL FD tower ladder

Patrick Shoop photo

2006 E-ONE Cyclone 95' tower ladder

Larry Shapiro photo

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Libertyville Fire Department news (more)

From the Libertyville FD Facebook page:

LT461 ready to serve the community for another 20 years….

refurbished Pierce tower ladder

Libertyville FD photo

refurbished Pierce tower ladder

Libertyville FD photo

 

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New tower ladder for Flossmoor (more)

This from Bill Schreiber:

Training at the Flossmoor Fire Department on their Rosenbauer Commander 75Ft. Cobra mid-mount platform
Flossmoor FD Truck 19

Bill Schreiber photo

Rosenbauer Commander 75-ft Cobra mid-mount platform aerial

Bill Schreiber photo

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Wood Dale Fire Protection District history

This from Dennis McGuire, Jr:

Found this on Facebook. X-WoodDale, Illinois 

New Market VFD Tele-Squrt

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1991 Pierce Lance 50' Tele-Squrt

Larry Shapiro photo

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New aerials for Chicago (more)

This from Arvell Dorsey Jr.:

Truck 22 in their new rig today. I took a quick photo of it after I emptied their carts.
new E-ONE ladder for Chicago FD Truck 22

Arvell Dorsey Jr

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New engine for Newport Township FPD

From the Custom Cab and Boody LLC Facebook page:

Newport Township F.P.D., Wadsworth, IL

This pumper is the first one of two identical units built on Spartan Metro Star MFD flat roof chassis. The apparatus is powered by a Cummins L9 450HP diesel engine and an Allison 3000EVS transmission. The chassis is equipped with an EMS cabinet in the rear of the cab and a Groenveld automatic greasing system. The pump is a Hale QMAX 1500-GPM pump equipped with a FoamPro 2001 dual tank foam injection system. It supplies water to three (3) crosslays, one (1) front bumper discharge, three (3) 2 ½” discharges, one (1) 3” LDH discharge with 5” storz adapter, deck gun discharge with Akron Apollo monitor and one (1) Hannay booster hose reel. The truck is also equipped with a 6” rear suction inlet. The pump is controlled at the side control pump panel with a Vernier throttle control and a Hale Total Pressure Master (TPM) relief valve system. The water tank is a UPF 1500-gallon Poly Tank with two (2) 25-gallon foam cells.

The apparatus body is an all extruded aluminum body with flush mount hinged aluminum doors and a single Gortite aluminum rollup door at the rear of the body. The body is supplied with Black Line-X coated steps, catwalks and body panels for durability and appearance. The compartments are equipped with multiple adjustable shelves, slide out trays and PAC-TRAC tool boards. The apparatus ladders are stored at the passenger side on a Ziamatic dual arm ladder rack that also stores two (2) lengths of hard suction hose. The apparatus hose bed is supplied with a hinged aluminum diamond plate hose bed cover with vinyl flap enclosures at the rear of the hose bed. The apparatus is equipped with a Smartpower HR-15, 15kw hydraulic generator to supplied 120/240VAC power to the apparatus including two (2) Hannay electric cable reels with 200’ of 10/4 cable and a Circle D junction box on each reel and a Command Light CL602A-W4 LED light tower. The warning lighting is an all Whelen Super LED warning light package.

Spartan Metro Star/Custom Cab and Body fire engine for the Newport Township FPD in Wadsworth, IL

Custom Cab and Body LLC photo

Spartan Metro Star/Custom Cab and Body fire engine for the Newport Township FPD in Wadsworth, IL

Custom Cab and Body LLC photo

thanks Keith

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