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Frankfort FPD apparatus part 1

This from Larry Shapiro:

I was able to photograph the current apparatus for the Frankfort FPD. Here are the ambulances and buggy.

Thanks to everyone that assisted me.

Larry Shapiro

Frankfort FPD Battalion 71 - 2018 Ford F150

Frankfort FPD Battalion 71 – 2018 Ford F150. Larry Shapiro photo

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 72 - 2009 Ford F450/Horton Type I

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 72 – 2009 Ford F450/Horton Type I. Larry Shapiro photo

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 73 - 2015 Ford F550/Life Line Type I

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 73 – 2015 Ford F550/Life Line Type I. Larry Shapiro photo

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 74 - 2010 Ford F450/Horton Type I

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 74 – 2010 Ford F450/Horton Type I. Larry Shapiro photo

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 75 - 2018 Ford F550/Horton Type I

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 75 – 2018 Ford F550/Horton Type I. Larry Shapiro photo

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 75 - 2018 Ford F550/Horton Type I

Frankfort FPD Ambulance 75 – 2018 Ford F550/Horton Type I. Larry Shapiro photo

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North Chicago FD apparatus part 1

This from Larry Shapiro:

I had the opportunity to photograph the current apparatus in North Chicago. Here are the ambulances and buggy.

Thanks to everyone in North Chicago for your help.

Larry Shapiro

North Chicago FD Battalion 15

Battalion 15 – 2016 Ford Explorer. Larry Shapiro photo

North Chicago FD Ambulance 6

Ambulance 6 – 2017 Ford F450/AEV. Larry Shapiro photo

North Chicago FD Ambulance 7

Ambulance 7 – 2014 Ford F450/AEV. Larry Shapiro photo

North Chicago FD Ambulance 8

Ambulance 8 – 2015 Ford F450/AEV Larry Shapiro photo

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New ambulance for Aurora

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Fire Service, Inc. congratulates Chief Gary Krienitz and the Aurora Fire Department on the recent delivery of their latest Wheeled Coach Type 1 Ford F450 4×4 ambulance. This is the 8th Wheeled Coach Type I purchased by Aurora, finalizing the conversion of the entire AFD front line EMS fleet. The consistency of their custom interior design is enhanced with the Stryker Power Load system, and the conversion of the interior cabinetry to be CN-10 compliant. The IMMI Per4Max restraints offer fully retractable straps without sacrificing comfort and restriction. With the patented Cool Bar HVAC system and Whelen LED interior and exterior lighting and warning systems, Aurora remains prepared to offer their community consistent and safe EMS transportation for all missions. We are thankful that the City of Aurora places their trust in Fire Service, Inc for their EMS and fire apparatus needs. We remain committed to Aurora and all of our Fire Service, Inc. current and future family members.

Aurora FD Medic 1

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Aurora FD Medic 1

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New ambulances for Rockford

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Fire Service, Inc. would like to congratulate Chief Derek Bergsten and the City of Rockford Fire Department on their recent delivery of two 2019 Wheeled Coach Type 1 F450 4×4 ambulances. These are the 15th and 16th Wheeled Coach units Fire Service, Inc. has provided to Rockford Fire. Rockford has incorporated a custom designed unit, affording the exterior storage to accommodate the suppression needs as well as interior accommodations to provide the highest level of Advanced Life Support within their city. These units have driver and passenger side SCBA/ turnout gear storage, Whelen warning systems (including M Series LED exterior warning and flood lighting, Whelen dual amp and Howler Siren and interior LED lights), Stryker Power Load systems, Stryker Power XT Cots and stair chairs, Hanscom driver back up and interior module cameras, Knox Med Vault, Dometic temperature controlled medication drawer, IMMI Per4Max restraint systems, and Paramedic Design acrylic organizers. With KKK Change notice 10 interior cabinets, patented Wheeled Coach Cool Bar HVAC system, and a full reflective graphic package, these urban Type I ambulances are ready for an EMS mission ready response. Rockford has chosen Fire Service, Inc. and Wheeled Coach as their provider for ambulances since 2012 based upon the quality, durability, and reliability of the product accompanied by world class service and support at the dealer level. This is a significant partnership between Fire Service, Inc. and the City of Rockford, and we couldn’t be happier to have them a part of the Fire Service, Inc. family. Rockford FD Medic 6 will be on display at FDIC April 11-13 at the REV Ambulance Group booth #4321.

new Wheeled Coach Type I ambulance for the Rockford Fire Department

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new Wheeled Coach Type I ambulance for the Rockford Fire Department

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Rockford FD Medic 5

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new ambulance interior

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New ambulance for Aurora

From the Fire Service Inc. Facebook page:

Congratulations and thank you to the City of Aurora,IL on your purchase and recent delivery of your new 2018 Wheeled Coach Type 1 F450 ambulance. This is the 9th Wheeled Coach placed in service for AFD. Utilizing a custom interior design, Whelen LED lighting, Liquid Spring suspension and the patented Cool Bar HVAC system, the Aurora FD provides “Out in Front” capabilities to its providers! Thanks again for your continued business!

Aurora FD Medic 10

New unit for Aurora FD Medic 10. Fire Service, Inc. photo

Aurora FD Medic 10

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Aurora FD Medic 10

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rear of new ambulance without chevron striping

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inside of new ambulance

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New ambulance for Crestwood (more)

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Fire Service, Inc. would like to congratulate Chief Jon Bruce and the Crestwood, IL Fire Department on the recent delivery of their new 2017 Wheeled Coach Custom Type 1 Ford F450 Ambulance. This new unit features the patented Cool Bar HVAC system, Liquid Spring suspension, Whelen interior and exterior LED lighting and a Stryker Power Load System with Power Cot. This is Crestwoods second unit for 2017. We appreciate Crestwood FD’s decision to partner with Wheeled Coach Ambulances and Fire Service Inc. to protect their residents and surrounding communities. We welcome their business and look forward to working with them again soon. To find out additional information about this unit or any other of the recently delivered units, contact your local Fire Service Inc. representative for details.

New Wheeled Coach ambulance for the Crestwood Fire Department

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New Wheeled Coach ambulance for the Crestwood Fire Department

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New Wheeled Coach ambulance for the Crestwood Fire Department

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New Wheeled Coach ambulance for the Crestwood Fire Department

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New ambulance for Lincolnwood

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Fire Service, Inc. congratulates Chief Mike Hansen and the Lincolnwood Fire Department on the recent delivery of their new 2017 Wheeled Coach Custom Type 1 Ford F450 ambulance. Featuring the patented Cool Bar HVAC system, Liquid Spring suspension, Whelen interior and exterior LED lighting and a Stryker Power Load System with power cot Lincolnwood FD remains more than capable to provide consistent delivery of EMS to their community. Lincolnwood chooses Fire Service, Inc. and Wheeled Coach for their ability to meet their service and operational needs. This is their second Wheeled Coach, and we are grateful for their continued business. Thanks for being part of the Fire Service, Inc. family!

Wheeled Coach Type I ambulance

New Wheeled Coach Type I ambulance for the Lincolnwood Fire Department,ent. Fire Service Inc photo

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Wheeled Coach Type I ambulance

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Wheeled Coach Type I ambulance

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New ambulances for Rockford

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Congratulations and Thank You to Chief Derek Bergsten and the Rockford Fire Department. Rockford took delivery of 4 new Wheeled Coach / F450 4×4 Type 1 ambulances on 9/14/17. These state of the art medics have custom exterior and interior compartmentation, hoseline temperature controlled medication drawers, Knox Vault Medication security system, liquid spring suspension and the patented CoolBar HVAC system. All of this customization, and a delivery date under 3 months from order confirmation. Were thrilled to have Rockford Fire as part of the Fire Service, Inc. family!

4 new Rockford FD ambulances

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4 new Rockford FD ambulances

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4 new Rockford FD ambulances

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New ambulances for Oak Lawn (more)

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Congratulations and Thank You to Chief George Sheets and the Oak Lawn Fire Department on their recent delivery of two (2) 2017 Wheeled Coach Type I, F450 Ambulances. These brand new units feature custom interior and exterior cabinetry, patented COOLBAR HVAC System, Liquid Spring Suspension System, plus many other custom features that make these units perfect additions to the OLFD Fleet. Oak Lawn has been a loyal RevGroup customer for many years and we appreciate their continued trust in both our E-One and Wheeled Coach products.

new ambulance for the Oak Lawn Fire Department

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New ambulance for East Joliet FPD

This from Scott Matthews:

At the end of May, we received delivery of a new Ford F-450/Horton ALS ambulance. The new ambulance replaced our reserve ambulance, a 2002 Freightliner/Road Rescue. New Ambulance 52 was placed in service on July 1, 2016 at our Station 52 at 102 E Zarley. The ambulance that was serving as Ambulance 52, a 2007 Ford F-450/Medtec, was moved into a reserve role as Ambulance 53.

Firefighter/Paramedic Scott Matthews
East Joliet Fire Protection District
Assistant EMS Coordinator
East Joliet FPD Ambulance 52 is a Ford F-450/Horton Type I ALS unit. Scott Matthews photo

East Joliet FPD Ambulance 52 is a Ford F-450/Horton Type I ALS unit. Scott Matthews photo

Ford F-450/Horton ALS ambulance in East Joliet IL

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Ford F-450/Horton ALS ambulance

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Ford F-450/Horton ALS ambulance

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