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Evergreen Park orders new ACP-55

Breaking news:. “EVERGREEN FIRE: I am happy to inform you that at their meeting last night the Mayor and Board of Trustees approved the purchase of a Rosenbauer  55′ Cobra Elevating Platform to replace Snorkel Squad #3. The order will be placed today with an approx. delivery time of 365 days.”
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Evergreen Park SS3o

Evergreen Park SS3. Matt Schumann photo

Seagrave 55' Snorkel from Wilmette IL

Wilmette Truck 1. Larry Shapiro photo

Seagrave 55' Snorkel from Wilmette IL

Wilmette Truck 1. Bill Friedrich photo

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New engines for Chicago

Work has begun at E-ONE on new engines for Chicago – so 141466 & 141467

fire engine being built for Chicago

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fire engine being built for Chicago

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fire engine being built for Chicago

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fire engine being built for Chicago

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fire engine being built for Chicago

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New area apparatus orders

  • Cherry Valley Fire Protection District – Pierce Enforcer PUC pumper, Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; 750-gallon water tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Husky 3 Class A foam system. 
  • East Joliet Fire Department – Ferrara Cinder rescue-pumper, Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 1,750-gpm pump; 750-gallon tank. 
  • Galena Fire Department – Rosenbauer Commander, T-Rex 115-foot articulating aerial platform quint, Cummins ISX15 600-hp engine; 2,000-gpm pump; 300-gallon tank. 
  • Grayslake Fire Protection District – Rosenbauer Commander top-mount pumper, Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 1,500-gpm pump; 750-gallon tank. 
  • Central Stickney Fire Protection District – Pierce Enforcer PUC 107-foot Ascendant aerial ladder, Cummins L9 450-hp engine; 1,500-gpm single-stage pump; 500-gallon tank; Harrison 8-kW generator. 

thanks Josh 

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New tanker for Homer Township FPD

From the Sutphen Corporation Facebook page:

Congratulations to the Homer Township Fire Protection District on the purchase of your new Sutphen/ commercial chassis tanker! Can’t wait to deliver this bad boy! Check back in late June 2018 for some great delivery pics.

 

drawing of new fire truck

thanks Ron

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Tinley Park Fire Department news

This from Mike Summa:

I read in one of the local papers that the Village of Tinley Park has authorized the purchase of  a tower ladder truck for $1,304,508.00 and the purchase of an engine for $584,482.00.  No manufacturer was mentioned.
Mike Summa

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New ambulance for Highland Park

From the FosterCoachSales Facebook page:

Brand new custom Horton conversion on a Ford F450 chassis.

Highland Park FD Ambulance 32

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Highland Park FD Ambulance 32

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Highland Park FD Ambulance 32

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Highland Park FD Ambulance 32

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Foster Coach Sales photo

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New engine for Hillside FD

This from fire apparatus magazine:

Hillside Fire Department ordered a Pierce pumper with an Enforcer cab and chassis; Cummins L9 450-hp engine; Waterous CSU 2,000-gpm pump; UPF Poly 750-gallon tank; 30-gallon foam cell; Pierce Husky 3 Class A foam system. Delivery in April 2018.

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Central Stickney Fire Department news

 

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New engine for the East Joliet Fire Protection District

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New area apparatus orders

Elmhurst – Pierce Enforcer PUC engine; 1,500-GPM, 750gallon water tank due in January 2018.

Monee – Pierce Arrow XT PUC 100′ RM tower ladder; 1.500-GPM, 400-gallon water tank due in May 2018.

Mount Prospect – Pierce Dash CF engine;  1,500-GPM, 750-gallon water tank due in February 2018.

thanks Dennis

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