Posts Tagged Toyne FIre Apparatus

New engine for Sublette FD

This from Bill Fricker:

Here’s a couple photos of the new engine at Sublette, IL in Lee County. It’s a 2016 Spartan Metro Star / Toyne  ( TID 11653 )   1,500-gpm / 1,000-gbt / 30-gal foam. Vin: 4S7CU2D91GC80907   Enjoy the photos.  Bill Fricker Photos.
Sublette FD Engine 11

Sublette FD – Engine 1 2016 Spartan Metro Star / Toyne ( TID 11653 ) 1,500-gpm / 1,000-gbt / 30-gal foam. Vin: 4S7CU2D91GC80907 Bill Fricker photo

Spartan Metro Star Toyne fire engine

Bill Fricker photo

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Bensenville house fire 3-15-13

This from Josh Boyajian:

Bensenville had a full still today at 202 s Mason. Engine 18 had heavy smoke showing O/A from the attic. Battalion 17 requested a full still which brought rigs from surrounding departments including Carol Stream D/C 28. I arrived well into the fire. Here are some of my pictures.


Bensenville Battalion Chief at command post

Josh Boyajian photo

house fire in Bensenville 3-15-13

Josh Boyajian photo

Bensenville fire engine at fire scene

New Bensenville engine with lines off. Josh Boyajian photo

firefighters working on a ladder

Josh Boyajian photo

house fire in Bensenville 3-15-13

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firefighters working on a ladder

Josh Boyajian photo

Carol Stream Deputy FIre Chief Bob Hoff

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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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New area deliveries – updated

Bill Friedrich submitted images of two recent deliveries that were mentioned this week for Bensenville and Carol Stream.

Bensenville Fire Department Spartan Metro Star Toyne pumper

Engine 87 is a 2011 Toyne pumper with a Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis. The top-mount pumper has a 1,500-GPM pump with 790 gallons of water. Bill Friedrich photo


Carol Stream Fire District Medic 28 IHC Medtec

Carol Stream Medic 28 is a 2011 Type I from Medtec on an IHC 4300 chassis out of their Station 1. Bill Friedrich photo

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New engine for Bensenville

Al Schlick found Bensenville‘s new engine on the Toyne, Inc. website HERE.  It is a top-mount pumper on a Spartan Metro-Star chassis with a 1,500-GPM pump and 750 gallons of water. The unit was completed for delivery on 9/2/11.

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Bensenville orders engine

The Bensenville Fire Department has placed an order for a new engine from Toyne on a Spartan Metro Star chassis. The engine will have a 1,500-GPM pump, a 750-gallon water tank, and a 30-gallon foam tank. Delivery is expected in the fourth quarter of this year.

When the new engine goes into service as engine 87, Engine 86, the 1994 Pierce Arrow will be assigned to their fire academy.

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