Posts Tagged Martin Nowak

New engine for Ford Heights FD

This from Martin Nowak:

Seen on 3/11/2019, Ford Heights Fire Engine that was donated by Niles out on a call with Buds EMS. 
former Niles fire engine in service in Ford Heights IL

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Tractor-Trailer rollover on I-294, 2-23-16

This from Martin Nowak:

Around 1:20 P.M. Tuesday (2/23/2016) Roberts Park was dispatched for a truck rolled onto it’s side on the I-294 SB ramp right outside of Justice, IL.  I was able to get these photos from a distance. Ambulance 32 and Engine 32 (using E3R) were on scene along with Justice Police and State Police.

over turned tractor trailer on a highway ramp

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over turned tractor trailer on a highway ramp

Martin Nowak photo

over turned tractor trailer on a highway ramp

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As seen around … Bedford Park

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I found it in the Bedford Park/Burbank area. It doesn’t look to be from the show, unless they got a newer rig. Anyone know anything?

used Chicago fire engine

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used Chicago fire engine

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used Chicago fire engine

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Orland Fire Protection District Station 2

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Here are some photos I’ve taken of Orland Station 2

Orland FPD Fire Station 2

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Orland FPD Fire Station 2

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Orland FPD Fire Station 2

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New ambulances for area departments

Martin Nowak found these ambulances for area fire departments:

new LifeLine ambulance for Wilmington

Model:  Type I Superliner 171″ Mod 74″ HR
2015 F550 4WD with Liquid Spring

Lifeline Type I ambilance

New ambulance for Wilmington. Lifeline Ambulance photo

new Osage ambulance for Country Club Hills

Type III Ambulance to Country Club Hills Fire Department of Country Club Hills, IL – This Type III Ambulance was delivered to Country Club Hills Fire Department of Country Club Hills, IL.  It is a 2015 Chevrolet G4500 Type III Super Warrior.

Osage Type III ambulance

New ambulance for the Country Club Hills FD. Osage Ambulance photo

new Wheeled Coach ambulance for the Tri-State FPD

ambulance being built

New Wheeled Coach Type I ambulance being finished for the Tri-State FPD. Fire Service, Inc. photo

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Retired CFD vehicles for sale

This from Martin Nowak:

Found these items up for bid on the city website.

Former Ambulance 43 – 2007 Ford F-350
Current Price $1,592.00
Time Left 1 day 20 hours
High Bidder
Cash4junkcars-chicago.com
# of Bids 3
First Offer $100.00
Auction Started Nov 28, 2014 10:12:23 AM MST
Auction Ends Dec 3, 2014 1:00:00 PM MST

Note: This auction might extend Help window
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Seller City of Chicago

Terms and Cond. [View Terms and Conditions]
Pick-up Location
Dept. of Procurement Services – Salvage Operations    [Map It]
10101 S. Stony Island Avenue
See Map Details with Auction Listing
312-745-4140
Chicago, IL  60617
Auction Contact Please login to view contact
Payment Money Order, Cashiers Check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Cash

Online CC Payment Less than or equal to $4,000.
Shipping Buyer must pickup item(s)

Bid History

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Description
VIN:  1FDWF36PX7EB15986    Order a CARFAX Report
Mileage:  158,260
Running Condition:  MAY START WITH A JUMP
Year:  2007
Model:  F-350 Super Duty
Make:  Ford
Engine:  6.0 Li 8V
Manufactured in:  Louisville, Kentucky
Body Style:  XL Chassis Regular Cab 4X2
Tank:  40 Gallon
NOTE: SOME EXTERIOR SIGNAL LIGHTING HAS BEEN REMOVED(Other unidentified issues may be present).Bidder must furnish the labor and equipment to remove all auction items (see Terms and Conditions).The information listed above is all the information that is available to us on the item(s) for sale. We encourage all interested parties to view the items before bidding, as specified in our terms and conditions.

Equipment Inspection:
Salvage Operations
10101 South Stony Island Avenue
Monday through Friday, 8a-3p CST
Closed Saturday, Sunday & Holidays

Condition:  POOR
Note: Click on pictures below to view larger image
The City of Chicago online auctions are opened to the general public, unless otherwise stated in the auction description. However, City of Chicago employees and their relatives will not be permitted to bid.THIS SURPLUS ASSET IS BEING SOLD “AS IS”, WITH NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.Please review the City of Chicago Online Auction Terms and Conditions.

Good Luck and thank you for participating in our program.

 

  • #1235693 - 2007 FORD F350  AMBULANCE
  • #1235693 - 2007 FORD F350  AMBULANCE
  • #1235693 - 2007 FORD F350  AMBULANCE
  • #1235693 - 2007 FORD F350  AMBULANCE
  • #1235693 - 2007 FORD F350  AMBULANCE
  • #1235693 - 2007 FORD F350  AMBULANCE
  • #1235693 - 2007 FORD F350  AMBULANCE
  • #1235693 - 2007 FORD F350  AMBULANCE
Current Price $660.00
Time Left 21 hours 11 min
High Bidder
TimWitvoet
# of Bids 5
First Offer $100.00
Auction Started Nov 28, 2014 9:38:03 AM MST
Auction Ends Dec 2, 2014 2:00:00 PM MST

Note: This auction might extend Help window
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Seller City of Chicago

Terms and Cond. [View Terms and Conditions]
Pick-up Location
Dept. of Procurement Services – Salvage Operations    [Map It]
10101 S. Stony Island Avenue
See Map Details with Auction Listing
312-745-4140
Chicago, IL  60617
Auction Contact Please login to view contact
Payment Money Order, Cashiers Check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Cash

Online CC Payment Less than or equal to $4,000.
Shipping Buyer must pickup item(s)

Bid History

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Description
VIN:  1FMPU15556LA85336    Order a CARFAX Report
Mileage:  140.495
Running Condition:  MAY START WITH A JUMP
Year:  2006
Model:  Expedition
Make:  Ford
Engine:  5.4 Li 8V
Manufactured in:  Wayne, Michigan
Body Style:  XLT 4dr SUV
Tank:  28 Gallon
NOTE: DOES NOT GO INTO GEAR; LEAKING OIL; FRONT GRILLE  MISSING; DRIVER DOOR AND PASS REAR DOOR DISASSEMBLED; MAY HAVE PARTS MISSING; REAR TAIL LIGHT MISSING   (Unidentified issues may exist).Bidder must furnish the labor and Bidder must furnish the labor and equipment to remove all auction items (see Terms and Conditions).

The information listed above is all the information that is available to us on the item(s) for sale. We encourage all interested parties to view the items before bidding, as specified in our terms and conditions.

Equipment Inspection:
Salvage Operations
10101 South Stony Island Avenue
Monday through Friday, 8a-3p CST
Closed Saturday, Sunday & Holidays

Condition:  POOR
Note: Click on pictures below to view larger image
The City of Chicago online auctions are opened to the general public, unless otherwise stated in the auction description. However, City of Chicago employees and their relatives will not be permitted to bid.THIS SURPLUS ASSET IS BEING SOLD “AS IS”, WITH NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Please review the City of Chicago Online Auction Terms and Conditions.

Good Luck and thank you for participating in our program.

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As seen around …

This from Martin Nowak:

Northwest Homer FPD Ambulance 1714 – 2014 Ford F-350/Horton.

Hazel Crest  – Ambulance 1230 – 2014 Mercedes Sprinter/Medix Specialty
North Palos Ambulance 822 – 2014 Chevy Express 4500/2003 Osage.
Type I ambulance

Northwest Homer FPD ambulance. Martin Nowak photo

Sprinter ambulance

Hazel Crest ambulance. Martin Nowak photo

Type III ambulance

North Palos ambulance. Martin Nowak photo

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Former CFD chassis for sale

Martin Nowak found this former turret wagon chassis for sale on Craigslist

former Chicago FD chassis for chassis

photo from Craigslist

former Chicago FD chassis for chassis

photo from Craigslist

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North Palos FPD ambulance updates

This from martin Nowak:

North Palos had Osage rechassis Ambulance 8R2 (2003 Ford) onto a new Chevy Express chassis. Former 822 was put into reserve status as 8R2. All are my photos expect the of Former 8R2. That is an Osage photo.

Ambulance 822 – 2014 Chevy Express 4500/2003 Osage.

Ambulance 8R2 – 2002 Ford E-450/McCoy Miller
Former 822 now 8R2
Former 8R2 (Osage photo)
Type III ambulance photo

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Type III ambulance photo

Martin Nowak photo

Type III ambulance photo

Martin Nowak photo

Type III ambulance photo

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Type III ambulance photo

Osage Ambulance photo

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Tinley Park FD Open House 10/11/2014

This from Martin Nowak:

Went to the TPFD open house on 10/11 and took photos of the apparatus and the room burns. More photos here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.479416472201081.1073741985.263644870444910&type=3&uploaded=83

 

fire department open house for Fire Prevention Week

Martin Nowak photo

fire department open house for Fire Prevention Week

Martin Nowak photo

fire department open house for Fire Prevention Week

Martin Nowak photo

fire department open house for Fire Prevention Week

Martin Nowak photo

fire department open house for Fire Prevention Week

Martin Nowak photo

fire department open house for Fire Prevention Week

Martin Nowak photo

fire department open house for Fire Prevention Week

Martin Nowak photo

fire department open house for Fire Prevention Week

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