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Area fire apparatus updates

This from Tyler Tobolt:

Here are items that I found in the January 2024 board meeting minutes only covering;

new apparatus ordered / still being spec’d out / not approved / or selling 

New orders:
Westmont – Pierce Velocity pumper 
Hoffman Estates – Pierce Velocity PUC pumper 
Hoffman Estates – Horton Type I/Freightliner M2 ambulance 
Carpentersville – International MV607/Horton ambulance
Crete Township – Alexis 3,000 gallon tender
Orland – 2024 Ford Super Duty F-350 pickup
Channahon – new dive vehicle (unknown specs)
Winnetka – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Joliet – (3) Ford Expeditions for the Paramedicine program 

Spec’ing still or hasn’t been approved yet: 

Bartlett – Spec’ing a new battalion buggy (not officially ordered)

Bartlett – Motion to approve a new Pierce ladder truck

Long Grove – Spec’ing a new battalion buggy (not officially ordered)Joliet – (2) additional fire apparatus from Fire Service Inc.(Approved, but not ordered) 

Discussion on apparatus:

Bristol Kendall – Discussion of selling Heavy Rescue 175 – 2006 Pierce Enforcer 
Bristol Kendall – Discussion to stop production of their new Sutphen SPH100 mid-mount tower (ordered in August of 2022) due to them fixing their current 2005 Pierce Arrow XT tower and thinking the Pierce is a better fit for them. 

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New engine for Westmont FD

From the January 25th village board of trustees meeting for Westmont

d. Purchase Agreement – Fire Truck

Board to consider an ordinance approving the purchase agreement with Macqueen Equipment, LLC for one Pierce Velocity Pumper Fire Engine.

Background of Subject Matter:  This contract is to have apparatus and equipment built with Village of Westmont specifications in accordance with state and federal regulations. The purchase price is $1,084,837, with payment made in 3 installments

Type: Ordinance



2. Purpose
This Agreement sets forth the terms and conditions of MacQueen’s sale of the Product to the Customer.

3. Term of Agreement
This Agreement will become effective on the date it is signed and approved by MacQueen’s authorized representative pursuant to Section 22 hereof (“Effective Date”) and, unless earlier terminated pursuanttot h e terms
of thisAgreement, it will terminate upon the Customer’s Acceptance and payment in full of the Purchase Price.

4. Purchase and Payment
The Customer agrees to purchase the Product specified on Exhibit A for the total purchase price of $1,172,000.00 (“Purchase Price”). Prices are in US Funds.
NOTE: Upon final inspection at the factory for pick-up or delivery, the customer will need to supply a “Certificate of Insurance” and “FULL PAYMENT” prior torelease of the vehicle, unless prior arrangements for vehicle’s release have been made.

5. Future Changes
Various state or federal regulation agencies (e.g., NFPA, DOT, EPA) mayrequire changes to the Specifications and/or the Product and in any such event any resulting cost increases incurred to comply therewith will be added to the 6.
Purchase Price to be paid by the Customer. Any future drive train upgrades (engine, transmission, axles, etc.) or any other specificationchanges have not been calculated into our annual increases and will be provided at additional
cost. The Company reserves the right to update pricing in response to manufacturer-imposed increases as a result of PPI inflation. The Company will document and itemize any such price increase for the Customer’s review and
approval before proceeding. There will be a $10,000.00 cap on the amount of increase resulting from the PPI inflation. Customer shall be notified of any possible increase at least fourteen (14) months prior to anticipated
delivery of the apparatus. Should the customer choose not to accept the pricing update, the customer has the ability to cancel without penalty or cancellation fee.

8. Delivery, Inspection, and Acceptance
a . Delivery
Delivery of the Product is approximately 45.5-48.5 months of the Effective Date of this Agreement. Risk of loss shall pass to Customer upon Delivery. Delivery shall be made and title documentation shall pass upon Customer’s complete fulfillment of its obligations arising under Section 4 hereof. Due to global supply chain constraints, any delivery date contained herein is a good faith estimate as of the date of this order/contract, and merely an approximation based on current information. Delivery updates will be made available, and a final firm delivery date will be provided as soon as possible.

November 30, 2023

Fire Chief Steve Riley,

Village of Westmont

6015 South Cass Ave

Westmont, IL 60559

Subject: Proposal for one (1) Pierce Velocity Pumper Proposal / Bid # 1154

Dear Fire Chief Riley,
With regard to the above subject, please find attached our completed proposal. Pricing, is as follows, including prepay options.

PricingSummary: Sale Price – $1,172,000.00*
*Houston-Galveston Area Council (HGAC) Consortium Pricing 100% Performance Bond:
Should the Village of Westmont elect to have us provide a Performance Bond, $3,311.00 will need to be added to the above sale price.

1 0 0 % P r e p a y m e n t O p t i o n :
Should the Village of Westmont elect to make a 100% prepayment at contract signing, a discount of ($116,604.00) can be subtracted from the above “Sale Price” resulting in a
revised contract price of $1,055,396.00 OR $1,058,707.00 with Performance Bond.

50% Prepayment Option:
Should the Village of Westmont elect to make a 50% prepayment of $586,000.00 at contract signing, a discount of ($58,302.00) can be subtracted from the above “Sale Price

Prepayment Option:
Should the Village of Westmont elect to make a $390,000.00 prepayment by 1/20/2024, another $390,000.00 prepayment by 1/20/2025 and then the remaining balance ($295,222.00 or $298,533.00 with Performance Bond) by 1/20/2026, a discount of ($96,778.00) can be subtracted from the above “Sale Price”

Net due prior to vehicle(s) release at the Pierce Manufacturing Plant (Appleton, WI). Net due at Contract signing for Prepay discount to be applicable.
Delivery – 45.5- 48.5 months from receipt and acceptance of contract.

thanks Daniel


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New engine for Norwood Park FPD

From the SST Emergency Products LLC Serving Illinois and Southern Wisconsin Facebook page:

A huge thank you and congratulations to the Norwood Park FPD of Illinois on your purchase of a Seagrave Marauder rescue pumper. Your trust in SST and Seagrave is very much appreciated. Congratulations to our new salesman Tony Calzaretta on your 1st Seagrave sale.; #NorwoodParkFPD; #Seagrave; #Marauder; #FireTruck; #drawing;

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thanks Josh

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New aerial for Chicago FD

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Check out this E-ONE delivery for Chicago FD
Federal Signal Scene Lights
R.O.M Roll-Up Doors
Cyclone Cab
Allison Transmission
X12 500 HP Cummins
Stainless Steel Body
Rosco 360 Camera System
Galvanized Torque Box
240’ Ground Ladders; #FireTruck; #ChicagoFD; #EONE; #EONEStrength;

Fire Service, Inc. photo; #FireTruck; #ChicagoFD; #EONE; #EONEStrength;

Fire Service, Inc. photo; #FireTruck; #ChicagoFD; #EONE; #EONEStrength;

Fire Service, Inc. photo; #FireTruck; #ChicagoFD; #EONE; #EONEStrength;

Fire Service, Inc. photo

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New engine for the East Moline Fire Department; #FireTruck; #drawing; #Sutphen; #EastMolineFD;

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New engine for Bridgeview FD (more)

Here is a drawing for the new engine for Bridgeview FD

From Keith Grzadziel:

This E-One Cyclone pumper was ordered in early 2022. It was listed as a Typhoon previously. Capacities are 1500/780. We will get rid of our spare, Engine 415, the 1986 Hendrickson/KME/Darley, and Engine 405 will become a reserve. 
Bringing back department tradition, I will be using a previous engine number from the past.; #FireTruck; #EONE; #EONEStrength; #BridgeviewFD; #drawing; #Cyclone;

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Area ambulances on order

This from Tyler Tobolt:

I will provide a running list of ambulances currently on order that I’ve gathered either from word of mouth or board meeting minutes. Ambulances are much harder to find information about when compared to  fire apparatus. These are also between 2022-2024 

Algonquin LITH – Freightliner/Horton Type 1
Aurora – Ford F-550 Type 1
Bensenville – (2) E-450/AEV Type 3
Berwyn – (2)  unknown specs
Bolingbrook – Ford F-550/Wheeled Coach for M3 & M4 
Chicago Heights – (2) unknown specs
East Joliet – 2023 Ford F-550/Horton Type 1
Elburn – Ford/Horton
Elgin – (3) Ford F-450/Wheeled Coach Type 1 
Elk Grove Village – Ford F-550 Type 1
Evanston – Ford F-550/Horton  Type 1
Evergreen Park – unknown specs
Fox Lake – AEV Traumahawk Type 3 
Glen Ellyn – (2) unknown specs
Hampshire – unknown specs
Inverness – unknown specs
Lisle – (2) Ford F-550/Demers Type 1
Long Grove – RAM/Horton Type 1
McHenry – (2) AEV unknown specs due Oct 2024
McHenry – (2) Wheeled Coach unknown specs due Oct 2025 
Minooka – Ford/Horton 
Mundelein – unknown specs
Naperville – (2) Freightliner/Horton Type 1
Niles – unknown specs
North Aurora –  Wheeled Coach
North Maine – unknown specs
Orland – Horton unknowns specs
Plainfield – Ford unknown specs
Pleasantview – approved, not officially ordered
River Forest  – unknown specs
Rockford – (3) Ford F-550 Type 1 
Rockton – Ford E-450 Type 3 unknow specs
Westchester – 2026 F-550/Wheeled Coach Type I
Westmont – Ford F-550/Horton Type I 

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Area fire apparatus on order – other units

More from Tyler Tobolt:

Aurora – Ford F-750 / E-ONE 17’ rescue 
Lincolnshire Riverwoods – Pierce Enforcer PUC 1500/500 heavy rescue 
Naperville – Freightliner/LDV TRT vehicle
Naperville – Pierce Velocity PUC heavy rescue 
Skokie – Pierce squad
Other apparatus
Antioch – Ford F-750 / Marion 22′ walk-in dive van 
Inverness – HME 1871/Ahrens Fox tender 
Long Grove – Pierce Saber pumper/tanker 
Mount Prospect – Foam unit (details unknown) 
Rockford International Airport – Oshkosh Striker 6×6 
Wauconda – IHC 7400 / Marion tender 

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Area fire apparatus on order – pumpers (updated)

an updated list of pumper orders supplied by readers

Addison – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Alsip – Seagrave pumper
Arlington Heights – Pierce Impel pumper
Aurora – E-ONE top-mount pumper
Batavia – Sutphen pumper
Bedford Park – (2) Pierce Impel 1500/750 pumpers 
Berwyn – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Blue Island – Seagrave Marauder 2000/750 pumper 
Bolingbrook – E-ONE Cyclone e-Max pumper – Engine 3
Boone District 1 – Pierce Enforcer 1500/1000 pumper 
Bradley – Spartan/Alexis pumper
Bridgeview – E-One Cyclone pumper
Burbank – Rosenbauer Commander pumper
Burlington – Sutphen pumper
Calumet City – E-ONE Cyclone pumper
Carol Stream – Spartan/Alexis pumper
Carpentersville – Pierce pumper
Clarendon Hills – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Coal City – Freightliner 114 SD / Alexis pumper/tanker 
Countryside – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Downers Grove – Pierce Impel pumper
Dwight – Pierce Enforcer pumper
East Dundee – Sutphen Monarch pumper
Elgin – E-ONE Cyclone pumper
Elk Grove Village – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Elmhurst – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Evanston – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Franklin Park – Spartan/Fouts pumper
Franklin Park – E-ONE pumper
Genoa Kingston – Toyne pumper/tender
Glenview – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Harlem Roscoe – (2) Rosenbauer pumpers
Harvey – Spartan MetroStar / SpartanER pumper
Hinsdale – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Hoffman Estates – (2) Pierce Impel pumpers
Huntley – Spartan/Toyne pumper
Inverness – HME 1871 / Ahrens Fox pumper
Joliet – E-ONE pumper
La Grange – Pierce Enforcer PUC pumper
Lake Forest – Sutphen pumper
Lake Villa – Pierce Enforcer 1500/1000 pumper 
Lemont – Rosenbauer Commander pumper
Libertyville – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Limestone Twp – Sutphen pumper
Lincolnshire Riverwoods – Pierce Enforcer 1500/1000/20F pumper 
Lincolnwood – Pierce Enforcer 1500/750 pumper  
Lombard – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Long Grove – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Lynn Scott Rock – Spartan Metro 1500/2500/25 pumper-tanker 
Marengo – Pierce Enforcer 1500/1000 pumper
Maywood – Sutphen pumper
Midlothian – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Morris – Pierce Enforcer rescue pumper
Naperville – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Naperville – Pierce Velocity PUC pumper
New Lenox – Pierce pumper
Niles – Pierce Enforcer PUC 1500/500/20 pumper 
North Chicago – Sutphen pumper
North Maine – Pierce Enforcer pumper
North Park – Rosenbauer Commander 1250/750 pumper
Northbrook – Seagrave Marauder 2000/500 pumper
Northlake – Sutphen pumper  
Oak Park – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Orland – (2) Pierce Enforcer pumpers replacing E5 & E6
Oswego – E-ONE Typhoon pumper
Palatine – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Pingree Grove – Spartan/Marion 1000/1500 pumper 
Richmond – E-ONE pumper
Rockford – (2) Pierce Enforcer PUC pumpers
Rolling Meadows – Pierce pumper for Engine 16
Skokie – (2) Pierce pumpers 
Tinley Park – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Villa Park – Pierce Impel pumper
Village of Crete – E-ONE rescue pumper
Waukegan – (2) Seagrave Marauder pumpers
Wheeling – Pierce Enforcer pumper
Winfield – Sutphen pumper
Wood Dale – Sutphen pumper
York Center – Pierce Enforcer pumper

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Area fire apparatus on order – aerials

More from Tyler Tobolt:

Algonquin LITH – Pierce Enforcer PUC 107’ aerial
Arlington Heights – Pierce Velocity 2000/300 100′ RM tower
Aurora – E-ONE Cyclone HR100 aerial
Bartlett – Pierce Ascendant mid-mount tower (Expected to be ordered soon) 
Bolingbrook – E-ONE HP100 RM tower – Truck 4
Bristol Kendall – Sutphen SPH 100’ mid-mount tower
Cicero – Seagrave Marauder 100’ TDA 
Clarendon Hills – Pierce Enforcer 107’ aerial
Countryside (Vernon Hills) – Pierce Ascendant tower
Dekalb – Rosenbauer Commander Cobra RM tower
Downers Grove – E-ONE Cyclone 100’ rear mount ?
Elburn – E-ONE RM tower (Approved, but not officially ordered yet)
Glenview – Pierce Enforcer 107’ Ascendant aerial
Kankakee – Pierce tower
Lake Villa – Pierce Enforcer 2000/300/100’ quint
Lombard – Pierce Enforcer PUC 1500/300 100′ RM tower  
Melrose Park – E-ONE Cyclone 95’ RM tower
Mount Prospect – Pierce Enforcer Ascendant mid-mount tower 
Mundelein – Pierce Ascendant ?
Niles – Pierce Enforcer TDA – Expected 2028
Oswego – E-ONE 100’ RM tower
Pleasantview – Pierce Impel PUC 107’ aerial
Romeoville – Rosenbauer Commander ACP-55  
Skokie – Pierce Enforcer 100’ mid-mount tower
Tri-State – Pierce Ascendant quint 
Troy – Pierce Enforcer PUC 1500/500/107’ quint 
West Chicago – Seagrave 95’ Aerialscope quint
Woodstock – Pierce Enforcer aerial

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