Posts Tagged Buffalo Grove Fire Department

New ambulance for Buffalo Grove (more)

From the Foster Coach Sales website:

Buffalo Grove Fire Department

new Buffalo Grove FD ambulance - Freightliner - Horton Type 1

Foster Coach Sales photo

new Buffalo Grove FD ambulance - Freightliner - Horton Type 1

Foster Coach Sales photos

thanks Martin 

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Area apparatus orders

Here is a list compiled by Josh Boyajian of current area apparatus on order:

Alsip – Seagrave Engine

Berwyn – E-One Metro 100 Low Profile Ladder

Blue Island – Sutphen 100’ MM Ladder

Bolingbrook – (2) E-One Engines

Buffalo Grove – E-One Engine

Carol Stream – E-One RM Tower Ladder

Cicero – Pierce Impel Engine

Crestwood – (2) Seagrave Engines

Geneva – Pierce Ascendant Ladder

Hampshire – Pierce Enforcer PUC Engine

Joliet – E-One RM Tower Ladder

Lisle Woodridge – Pierce Ascendant MM Tower

Lockport – Seagrave Apollo Tower Ladder

Lombard – Pierce Enforcer Engine

Melrose Park – Pierce Impel Engine

Morton Grove – E-One EMAX Engine

Oak Brook – Pierce Ascendant Ladder

Oak Brook – Pierce Enforcer Engine

Norwood Park – Pierce Ascendant MM Tower

River Grove – Ford E-450 Wheeled Coach Ambo

Skokie – Pierce Enforcer Engine

Stickney – Ford F550 Horton Type 1 Ambo

Sugar Grove – Sutphen Engine

Thornton – Sutphen 75’ MM Ladder

Tri State FPD – Pierce Enforcer Ascendant Ladder

Western Springs – Pierce Saber Engine

Westmont – Pierce Impel Engine

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New ambulance for Buffalo Grove

One of the area rigs seen at the FDIC 2021 in Indianapolis this week was this Freightliner M2 / Horton Type 1 ambulance for Buffalo Grove

FDIC 2021

Larry Shapiro photo

FDIC 2021

Larry Shapiro photo

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New home for Buffalo Grove quint

From Danny Nelms:

Nelson County Kentucky fire and rescue is getting ready to put the former Buffalo Grove KME quint into service.

 
Nelson County fire and rescue ladder 81
X-BUFFALO GROVE FD QUINT 237 2003 KME EXCEL 2000-500-75′
new home for Buffalo Grove FD Quint 27

Nelson County fire and rescue photo

 
Photo from their Facebook 
 

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Working fire in Buffalo Grove, 7-6-21

From Buffalo Grove Professional Firefighters and Paramedics Local 3177:

Black shift made a great save on a very hot day yesterday. Companies were met by heavy fire from the garage which you can see in the images. Engine 26 made an aggressive attack which likely saved the rest of the house. Great work by everyone!

garage fire at 439 Buckthorn Terrace in Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove Police Department photo

garage fire at 439 Buckthorn Terrace in Buffalo Grove

Buffalo Grove Police Department photo

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New engine for Buffalo Grove FD

From the Fire Service, Inc. Facebook page:

Congratulations and Thank You to Chief Mike Baker, Deputy Chief Bill Wagner, and the apparatus committee of the Buffalo Grove Fire Department on the recent order of their new E-ONE Typhoon eMAX rescue pumper.  This new apparatus is the 4th E-ONE purchased by this busy department, and will come complete with the following options:
 
Cummins L9 450 HP engine
Allison EVS3000 transmission
Extruded aluminum body with 2-arm hydraulic ladder rack
780-gallon water tank
E-ONE 1500-GPM pump
Whelen emergency warning light package
Smart Power 10kw hydraulic generator
Wil-burt light tower
FireTech HiViz LED scene lights
 
We appreciate the continued support and look forward to adding this unit to their fleet of E-ONE apparatus.

 

drawing of a new E-ONE Typhoon eMAX rescue pumper for the Buffalo Grove FD in Illinois

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drawing of a new E-ONE Typhoon eMAX rescue pumper for the Buffalo Grove FD in Illinois

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drawing of a new E-ONE Typhoon eMAX rescue pumper for the Buffalo Grove FD in Illinois

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thanks Danny

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Car fire in Buffalo Grove, 4-27-21

From John Kleeman:

Van fire in front of 731 Wyngate Lane in Buffalo Grove late in the afternoon on 4/27/21

Chrysler minivan destroyed by fire

John Kleeman photo

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Where are they now … Buffalo Grove

From Dennis Maag:

St. Marys, KS – Ladder 37
1991 Emergency One Hush #8893 1000-GPM (American)/500/75′
6V92/Allison Automatic
Ex-Buffalo Grove, IL
5-15-13
former Buffalo Grove FD quint

Dennis Maag photo

And from our archives:

1991 E-ONE Hush 75' quint

Larry Shapiro photo

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House fire in Buffalo Grove, 2-1-21 (more)

Additional images of the House fire in Buffalo Grove, 2-1-21 from John Kleeman

flames and smoke from roof of a house

John Kleeman photo

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House fire in Buffalo Grove, 2-1-21 (more)

Photos from Larry Shapiro of the House fire in Buffalo Grove, 2-1-21

Ferrara Inferno tower ladder at fire scene

House fire at 605 Patton Drive in Buffalo Grove, IL 2-1-21. Larry Shapiro photo

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