Posts Tagged Elk Grove Township

Elk Grove Township former Squad 345

Bill Friedrich submitted a historical image showing Elk Grove Township‘s former Squad 345 which was recently converted into Squad 11 by fire department personnel. They removed the tank, booster pump and hose reel to add additional storage space for the squad apparatus.

Elk Grove Township FPD Squad 345

Elk Grove Township Squad 345 was a 1999 Ford F550 with a Fibre Body, a 60-GPM pump, 300-gallon water tank and 20-gallon foam tank. Bill Friedrich photo

Elk Grove Township FPD Squad 11

Elk Grove Township Squad 11 - formerly Squad 345. Bill Friedrich photo

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Elk Grove Township FPD update

Bill Friedrich photographed Elk Grove Township Squad 11 which was missing from the site. This unit was recreated by members of the fire department. Now a technical rescue and haz mat squad, the unit previously had a 600-GPM pump and carried 300 gallons of water with 20 gallons of foam.

Elk Grove Township Fire District Squad 11

Squad 11 is a 1999 Ford F-550 with a Fibre Body that was installed and painted by members of the department. Bill Friedrich photo

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New tanker (tender) for Elk Grove Township

2009 Freightliner M2106/Midwest Fire 500/2000

2009 Freightliner M2106/Midwest Fire 500/2000

Elk Grove Township Station 11 has placed a new 2000 gallon elliptical tanker built by Midwest Tank into service. The single axle unit is built on a Freightliner M2106 chassis, has a 500GPM PTO pump, carries a Porta-Tank and features pump-and-roll capabilities.

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