Posts Tagged Jeff Rudolph

New engine for Grayslake FPD (more)

This from Jeff Rudolph:

08/17/18

Grayslake,IL FPD held a wet down and push-in  ceremony today at Station 1 , to welcome their new Rosenbauer engine. Engine 271 will replace their Seagrave that will move to Sta. 3

wetdown for new Grayslake FPD fire engine

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wetdown for new Grayslake FPD fire engine

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wetdown for new Grayslake FPD fire engine

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wetdown for new Grayslake FPD fire engine

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3-11 Alarm fire in Chicago, 5-31-18

This from Jeff Rudolph:

2921 N. Kedzie, A still alarm escalated to a 3-11 . The fire started in  a 3 story apartment building and spread to 2 coach houses. 2 Firefighters transported. Jeff Rudolph

Firefighters battle fire on rear porches in Chicago

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Firefighters battle fire on rear porches in Chicago

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Firefighters battle fire on rear porches in Chicago

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Firefighters battle fire on rear porches in Chicago

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Firefighters battle fire on rear porches in Chicago

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Firefighter sweating after battling fire in hot weather

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New home for Dixmoor fire engine

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Former Dixmoor, IL engine now owned by Maaco auto body in Wheeling ,IL
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American LaFrance fire engine

Former Dixmoor fire engine. Jeff Rudolph photo

American LaFrance fire engine

Former Dixmoor fire engine. Jeff Rudolph photo

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House fire in Antioch, 5-7-18

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05/07/18 – Antioch,IL

Antioch pulled MABAS box 21-A1 to the box level for a house fire at 272 Cedarwood ln. Crews found heavy fire in the rear of the house extending to all levels of the interior.

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Firefighters and trucks at house fire

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Firefighters overhaul after a house fire

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house destroyed by fire

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Lake Villa Firefighter overhauls house after a fire

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Antioch FD Engine 1

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Antioch FD Engine 3

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Clarendon Hills FD apparatus

Clarendon Hills FD Squad 86

Clarendon Hills Squad 86 – 2017 Pierce Enforcer. Jeff Rudolph photo

Clarendon Hills FD Engine 86

Clarendon Hills Engine 86 – 2002 Pierce Dash 1500/750. Jeff Rudolph photo

Clarendon Hills FD Ladder 86

Clarendon Hills Ladder 86 – 2002 Pierce Dash 1500/500 105′ aerial. Jeff Rudolph photo

Clarendon Hills FD Medic 86

Clarendon Hills Medic 86 – 2014 Freightliner M2106/Horton Type I. Jeff Rudolph photo

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Hinsdale FD apparatus

Hinsdale FD Engine 84

Hinsdale Engine 84 – 2014 Pierce Saber 1500/750. Jeff Rudolph photo

Hinsdale FD Engine 85

Hinsdale Engine 85 – 2000 Pierce Dash 1250/750. Jeff Rudolph photo

Hinsdale FD Truck 84.

Hinsdale FD Truck 84 – 2008 Spartan Gladiator/Rosenbauer General/Metz 1250/300 105′ Raptor tower ladder. Jeff Rudolph photo

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Box Alarm fire in Antioch, 4-13-18

This from Jeff Rudolph:

Antioch, IL 04/13/18,

Box Alarm at 25196 W. Rt. 173, Whiskey Janes Bar. Moderate to heavy smoke from the entire building on arrival. Non hydranted area. Command requested the box bringing tenders from Lake Villa, Fox Lake, and Spring Grove, truck from Round Lake, squad from Newport. Crews made quick work of locating and extinguishing the fire, which was reported to have started in an HVAC unit.

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fire at Whiskey Janes Bar

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Fox Lake Fire District tanker

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fire at Whiskey Janes Bar

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Antioch Fire Department fire engine

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fire at Whiskey Janes Bar

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New home for Libertyville … Countryside FPD tanker

Grayslake is now the owner of a Pierce Dash 1250-GPM, 2500-gallon tanker that was in service with the Libertyville FD since 2010 when they acquired it from the Countryside FPD who purchased it new in 1988.

Countryside FPD Tanker 4 112

Countryside FPD Tanker 4 112 – 1988 Pierce Dash 1250/2500 tanker. Larry Shapiro photo

Countryside FPD Tanker 4 112

Countryside FPD Tanker 4 112 – 1988 Pierce Dash 1250/2500 tanker. Larry Shapiro photo

tender nursing an engine during a fire

Larry Shapiro photo

Libertyville FD Tender 461

Libertyville FD Tender 461. Larry Shapiro photo

Grayslake FPD tanker (tender)

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Grayslake FPD tanker

Grayslake FPD tender (X-Libertyville, X-Countryside) Larry Shapiro photo

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New ambulance for Lake Villa

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Lake Villa, IL  – 2018 Ford F550 / AEV

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AEV Type I ambulance

Lake Villa FPD – 2018 Ford F550 / AEV Type I ambulance. Jeff Rudolph photo

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