Posts Tagged E-ONE Typhoon

New engine for the Elburn & Countryside FPD

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Congratulations to Elburn-Countryside FPD of Illinois on their New 2019 E-One Engine!

Specs: Typhoon chassis w/ stainless steel body, Cummins L9 engine, low hosebed, Hale QMAX pump, 1000-gallon tank, and FoamPRO system.

2019 E-ONE Typhoon top-mount pumper

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2019 E-ONE Typhoon top-mount pumper

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Elburn & Countryside FPD Engine 301

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House fire in Lincolnshire, 4-23-17

Firefighters were called to 20530 Williams Avenue in Lincolnshire Sunday morning 4/23/17 for smoke in a house. Companies made quick work of an apparent attic fire. Mutual aid at the scene included Buffalo Grove, Long Grove, Prospect Heights, and Lake Zurich.

Lincolnshire-Riverwoods FPD fire trucks on scene

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Long Grove Fire District Firefighters

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Buffalo Grove FD Engine 26 E-ONE Typhoon

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Lincolnshire-Riverwoods FPD fire trucks

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Lincolnshire-Riverwoods FPD Firefighters

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Lincolnshire-Riverwoods FPD Engine 53 HME RAT

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Lincolnshire-Riverwoods FPD in PPE

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Firefighters decon after a fire

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Prospect Heights FPD Squad 9

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New engine for Forest Park

Drawings of the new E-ONE Typhoon TM engine that was ordered by the Forest Park FD

Drawing of E-ONE Typhoon engine

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Drawing of E-ONE Typhoon engine

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New engine for Palos Heights FPD

From Karl Klotz:

Engine Co. 6423
2013 E-ONE Traditional Typhoon
1,500-GPM
1,000-gallon tank
Assigned to station 1
 The following changes have been made:
  • Engine Co. 6403 (American LaFrance) is now frontline at station 2
  • Engine Co. 6413 (1996 Pierce) now in reserve status
  • Former-Engine Co. 6423 (1992 Pierce) is gone
Palos Heights Fire Protection District

New Palos Heights FPD Engine 6423. 2013 E-ONE Typhoon 1500/1000 Tradition series. Karl Klotz photo

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Pleasantview FD apparatus photos

Josh Boyajian submitted images of several units from the Pleasantview FIre Protection District

Pleasantview Fire Protection District apparatus

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Pleasantview Fire Protection District apparatus

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Pleasantview Fire Protection District apparatus

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Riverdale apparatus updates

This from Karl Klotz:

Here are 2 Riverdale rigs (MABAS 24).

  • Engine 834: 2010 E-ONE Typhoon 1500/1000
  • Squad 851 (this is a current shot after some rehab work)
Riverdale Fire Department Engine 83

Riverdale Engine 83 is a 2010 E-ONE on a Typhoon chassis with a 1,500-GPM pump and 1,000 gallons of water. Karl Klotz photo

Riverdale Fire Department Squad 851

Riverdale Squad 851 is a 2001 Toyne on an HME 1871 chassis. It has a 1,250-GPM pump, 500 gallons of water and 30 gallons of foam. Karl Klotz photo

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Riverdale buys two engines

The Riverdale Fire Department in MABAS Division 24 has purchased two new E-ONE Tradition ES engines. Both engines feature Typhoon chassis and were originally built as stock units. The department should receive the units within 60 days as they are undergoing modifications and  having upgrades added by the dealer Fire Service, Inc.

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Barrington orders new engine

The Barrington Fire Department in MABAS Division 4 has ordered a new engine from E-ONE. The new unit, which will be very similar to Engine 361, will be built on a Typhoon chassis with a 1,250-GPM pump, a 1,260-gallon water tank, and two 20-gallon foam cells. (so 136838)

Barrington Fire Department E-ONE Typhoon engine

The new engine will look very similar to this 2009 Tradition Series engine on a Typhoon chassis (so 135665). Larry Shapiro photo

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FDIC 2011 highlights

FDIC 2011

An overview of the stadium exhibits. Many of the apparatus exhibitors moved into the new convention center this year. Larry Shapiro photo

The 2011 Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC) just ended. The convention center was filled with exhibitors who displayed everything from fire apparatus and gear to shirts and trinkets. There were two local area rigs on display this year. A  Medtec Type III ambulance for Algonquin-Lake in the Hills was in the Pierce booth and a Cyclone II 95-foot rear mount tower ladder for University Park was in the E-ONE booth.

FDIC 2011 Algonquin Fire Department Medtec ambulance

Algonquin-Lake in the Hills had a Medtec ambulance in the Pierce booth at the FDIC in Indianapolis. Larry Shapiro photo

FDIC 2011 University Park Fire Department E-ONE tower ladder

This new tower ladder for University Park was in the E-ONE booth. Larry Shapiro photo

Other interesting apparatus displayed included four pieces for the FDNY including a Wheeled Coach ambulance on a four-door Ford chassis, an engine in the Seagrave booth, plus Rescue 4 and Ladder 137 in the Ferrara booth.

FDIC 2011 Seagrave FDNY

Seagrave displayed FDNY Engine 222. Larry Shapiro

FDIC 2011 Ferrara FDNY R4

Ferrara had FDNY Rescue 4 from Queens in their booth. Larry Shapiro photo

FDIC 2011 Ferrara FDNY L137

Ferrara also had FDNY Ladder 137 on dispkay. Larry Shapiro photo

Crimson had a tandem axle rescue for Elizabeth, NJ, KME had a tiller for Norwalk, CT, American LaFrance had a tiller for Ventura County, CA and HME had a Type III wildland pumper for CALFIRE.

FDIC 2011 Crimson Elizabeth Fire Department Rescue 1

This tandem axle heavy rescue for Elizabeth, NJ Rescue 1 was in the Crimson booth. Larry Shapiro photo

FDIC 2011 KME TDA Norwalk, CT

A tiller for Norwalk, CT was shown by KME. Larry Shapiro photo

FDIC 2011 American LaFrance LTI TDA Ventura County, CA

This LTI tiller for Ventura County, CA by American LaFrance was in the Lucas Oil Stadium. Larry Shapiro photo

FDIC 2011 HME CALFIRE Type III

HME brought a Type III engine from CALFIRE. Larry Shapiro photo

As regards new introductions:

Pierce showed the new Dash CF chassis under a PUC rescue pumper;

FDIC 2011 Pierce Dash CF PUC

One of two Pierce Dash CF units that were unveiled at the show. Larry Shapiro photo

FDIC 2011 Pierce tracked mini pumper

Pierce also showed this mini pumper on rubber tracks BP. Larry Shapiro photo

Rosenbauer introduced their Smart Cab enclosure for adding a crew area to units built on a commercial chassis;

FDIC 2011 Rosenbauer Smart Cab

Rosenbauer introduced the 'Smart Cab' enclosure for three firefighters on a commercial chassis. Larry Shapiro photo

FDIC 2011 Rosenbauer Smart Cab

The Smart Cab has a two-step unit which swings out with the door for easy egress and entrance to the crew enclosure along with an option for a full-lenght glass covered door. Larry Shapiro photo

KME brought out the Predator Pro Series (Pumper Rescue Operations) integrated pumper and a new 79-foot ladder;

FDIC 2011 KME Predator PRO

The KME Predator PRO is a rescue pumper on the new Predator chassis and features a short wheelbase and compact operator's panel. Larry Shapiro photo

FDIC 2011 KME 75' Aerial Cat

The new 76-foor Aerial Cat quint on a new Predator chassis was in the KME booth. Larry Shapiro photo

Crimson highlighted their new acquisition of Classic Fire and showed their ‘Transformer’ on a commercial chassis;

FDIC 2011 Crimson Fire Classic Series

Crimson had a min pumper in their new Classic Series which originates from their recent purchase of Classic Fire in Ocala, FL. Larry Shapiro photo

American LaFrance announced that they are now offering their Eagle custom chassis to other manufacturers and that the LTI aerials can also be purchased by others;

FDIC 2011 American LaFrance Eagle chassis

A 2010 emissions compliant Eagle cab and chassis was on display by American LaFrance. Larry Shapiro photo

E-ONE showed the eMAX pumper series with a narrow operator’s panel.

FDIC 2011 E-ONE EMAX

The E-ONE eMAX was shown on a Typhoon chassis. Larry Shapiro photo

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