NORTHEAST FIRENEWS
APPARATUS FUNDING AND ORDERS




CONNECTICUT

Barkhamsted, CT Fire District- has two 2018 Spartan/Marion pumpers on order. One will be Pleasant Valley Engine 1 the other will be Riverton Engine 4.

Beacon Falls, Connecticut Fire Department- board reviews bids for new fire truck. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted 1/18/18.

Bethany, Connecticut Fire Department- Rosenbauer has completed construction on the new pumper. Delivery pending after outfitting at the local dealer. Posted 1/22/18

Bethlehem Fire Department- has funds for a new pumper.

Beacon Falls Fire Department- has funds to replace Engine 1 with a quint.

Bristol, Connecticut Fire Department- has on order a 2018 Pierce Enforcer. It will replace Engine 4's 1997 Pierce Lance.

Durham, Connecticut Ambulance- has on order a new ambulance.

East Haven, Connecticut Fire Department- has on order a Spartan/Marion rescue/pumper with 1500 GPM pump and 750 gallon water tank. Delivery is expected in late January/eary February 2018 and will replace Engine 1.

Georgetown Fire Dist (Redding Conn)- has ordered a Spartan Metro Star/Toyne 1500/1000/30F. Delivery is expected in April of 2018. Posted Feb 2018.

Mashantucket Pequot, Connecticut Fire Department- has on order a 2017 Sutphen 1500/1000 pumper.

Meriden, Connecticut Fire Department- has placed an order with Sutphen for a new 75' mid-mount ladder truck with 1500 GPM pump and 500 gallon water tank.

Monroe, Connecticut- approves funds to purchase five fire trucks for the districts. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Nepaug, CT Fire Department- has a 2017 Spartan/Gowans Knight pumper currently in production.

New Haven, Connecticut Fire Department– has received a Federal grant in the amount of $272,728 for a Heavy Rescue Truck.

New London, Connecticut Fire Department- Ferrara is nearling completion of the department's new Igniter pumper. Once final inspection is completed, the pumper will be delivered to the local dealer for outfitting.

North Haven, Connecticut Fire Department- has on order a Sutphen SPH-100 mid-mount tower.

North Madison, Connecticut Fire Department- has on order a Pierce pumper.

North Stonington, Connecticut Fire Department- has contracted with New England Fire Equipment to build a new brush truck on a Ford F-550 chassis.

Orange, Connecticut Fire Department- has placed an order with Smeal for a 79' RM ladder truck built on a Spartan chassis. It will feature a 1500 GPM pump and 500 gallon water tank. Delivery is expected in December of 2018. Posted in February 2018.

Rocky Hill, Connecticut Fire Department- has on order two (2) Sutphen pumpers.

Simsbury, Connecticut Fire Department- has a new pumper on order with 4 Guys to replace Engine 16. Also on order is a 2017 Ford F-550/Gowans Knight light rescue for Rescue 15.

South Windsor, Connecticut Fire Department- will have their 3rd Sutphen pumper delivered around the holidays. This will be designated Engine 6.

Southington, Connecticut Fire Department- will have their 3rd Sutphen pumper delivered in July (a twin to the current E11).

Squantz Engine Co (New Fairfield, CT)- has placed an order with 4-Guys for a Stainless Steel Pumper with 1500 GPM pump and 1500 water tank.

Stamford, CT- has on order a 100' RMA and heavy rescue with KME.

Wallingford, Connecticut Fire Department- Sutphen has completed construction of a Monarch 1500/750 pumper for Engine 2. Delivery is expected in January or early February of 2018.

West Hartford, Connecticut Fire Department- has been awarded a Federal grant in the amount of $200,000 for an Ambulance.

Westport, Connecticut Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new pumper, which will be built by Marion.

Willimantic Fire Dept (Windham, CT)- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $859,091 for an Aerial Truck.

MAINE

Augusta, Maine Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new pumper and a new ambulance.

Bowdoinham, Maine Fire Department- has placed an order for a 2018 F-550/Danko quick attack unit from New England Fire Equipment & Apparatus. Features include a Crew Cab, 10' Aluminum fire body, Rear mounted 125 GPM Waterous Pump, 300water/12A tank, and a custom front bumper mounted grille guard w/ 15k lb winch.

Bradley, ME – has received a Federal Grant in the amount of $142,500 for a Brush Fire Truck.

Durham, ME- has approved $210,000 to purchase a used fire truck.

Fort Kent, Maine Fire Department– has received a Federal grant in the amount of $119,048 for a Brush Fire Truck.

Gardiner, Maine Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $333,334 for a Fire Pumper Truck.

Gorham, Maine Fire Department- has on order a Ferrara a 107' rear mount aerial built on an Inferno chassis. They also have a Ferrara pumper built on a Cinder chassis on order.

Houlton, Maine Fire Department- has been awarded a Federal grant in the amount of $333,334 for a Pumper Truck.

Mount Desert, Maine Fire Department- has on order a Ferrara CAFS pumper built on an Igniter chassis.

Newcastle, ME – has received a Federal grant in the amount of $49,400 for a Brush Truck.

New Sharon, Maine Fire Department- has on order a 2017 Ford F-550/Midwest Fire brush truck. Delivery is expected in August.

Raymond, Maine Fire Department– has received a Federal grant in the amount of $261,905 for a Pumper.

Sanford, Maine Fire Department- has on order a Life Line ambulance.

Sangerville, ME- has approved funds to puchase a Rosenbauer pumper that will replace a 1975 Chevy pumper.

Sedgwick, Maine Fire Department- voters approved funds to purchase a new pumper.

South Portland, Maine Fire Department- has placed an order with Pierce for a 2018 Arrow XT for Ladder 45. The truck will feature a 107' steel aerial, 1500 Hale Q max pump, 500 gal water, 30 gal Foam cell, and 5K generator. Delivery is expected late summer 2018. (posted 1/15/18)

Vassalboro, Maine Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new pumper.

Wilton, Maine Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new light rescue.

York Beach, Maine Fire Department- has funds to replace Rescue 3 and is also looking to replace Rescue 1.

MASSACHUSETTS

Acton, Mass Fire Department- voters approved funds to purchase a 2nd Seagrave pumper to replace Engine 23.

Bolton, Mass Fire Department- has on order an International Terrastar/Horton ambulance. Funds were also approved for a new pumper.

Boston Fire Department- E-One has awarded the bid for 23 pumpers. As of 11/17/17- Pumpers for Engines 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10, 14, 16, 17, 18, 21, 28, 33, 37, 39, 41, 42, 50, 52 and 53 have been completed/delivered. The remaining 3 pumpers will be delivered after July 1, 2018.

Boston Fire Dept- has put out for bid a 95' towerladder.

Boylston, Mass Fire Department- Town meeting approved a request to pay $20,000 for the matching portion of a FEMA grant for a new pumper.

Brookline, Mass Fire Department- has placed an order with KME for a new pumper that will be assigned to Engine 6.

Cambridge, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new Pierce 105' RMA.

Chatham, Mass Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $476,191 for the purchase of a new pumper.

Chicopee, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new Tower-Ladder to replace the 1995 Pierce.

Chicopee, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new pumper. It will be similiar to the new 2017 Pierce that was put into service with Engine 1. Posted February 2018.

Cohasset, Mass Fire Department- Town Meeting approved funds for new pumper.

Danvers, Mass Fire Department- in 2016, town meeting approved funds to purchase a used pumper that would be used as a front line engine (Engine 3). A suitable engine could not be found with the funds appropriated. Town meeting this year approved additional funds so the department could order a new pumper.

Devens, Mass Fire Department- has on order a Ferrara MVP heavy rescue pumper with 2000 GPM pump and 1000 gallon tank and 30 gallons of Foam.

Dudley, Mass Fire Department- has on order a Ford F-450/Medix ambulance. This will replace the unit that was totalled in an earlier MVA.

East Hampton Mass Fire Department- has on order a Ferrara Igniter top mount pumper with 1500 GPM pump and 750 gallon tank.

East Longmeadow, Mass Fire Department- has on order a Pierce Ascendant 107' RMA'.

Fall River, Mass Fire Department- the city has approved a federal loan that would pay for 3 engines, 2 ladders and a heavy rescue. Ferrara has the contract for the pumpers and a tower ladder. Two of the pumpers were delivered in 2017, being assigned to Engine 6 and Engine 9. C&S Specialty & EVI will be constructing the new rescue on a Spartan chassis. It will feature a walk-through style body with light tower on the roof.

Foxborough, Mass Fire Department- has on order a Life Line ambulance.

Franklin, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new pumper.

Harwich, Mass Fire Department- has placed an order with SVI for an urban interface pumper built on a Freightliner M2 4X4 chassis. It will feature a 1000 GPM pump, 500 gallon water tank and 20 gallon foam cell. Delivery is expected to be in the late spring of 2018.

Harvard, Mass Fire Department- voters have approved funds for a new tanker.

Haverhill, Mass Fire Department- KME has completed construction of the new pumper and it is in the process of being outfitted. After delivery, it will be assigned to Engine 1. Engine 1's current pumper will be reassigned to Engine 4 and that piece will become a spare. Posted January 2018.

Hopkinton, Mass Fire Department- Ferrara is nearing completion of the department's new heavy rescue. Once final inspection is completed, the rig will be delivered to the local dealer for outfitting. Delivery to the department is expected in early 2018.

Ipswich, Mass Fire Department- has on order two (2) E-One pumpers that will replace Engine 2 and Engine 4.

Lakeville, Mass Fire Department- Engine 1's new Smeal 1500/1000 pumper has been completed at the factory. It will be delivered to the department after final inspection and outfitting at the local dealer. Posted February 2018.

Lawrence, Mass Fire Department- City Counsel has approved a 5 year capital improvement plan which includes $1.1M for 2 new pumpers, for a total of 3 including the grant money. Rigs to Engine 5 and Engine 9 have already been delivered.

Lenox, Mass Fire Department- has placed an order for a 2018 Seagrave Marauder II stainless steel pumper with 1500 GPM Triton single stage pump, 750 gallong water tank, and Cummins L9 450 HP engine. Delivery is expected in summer of 2018.

Manchester By The Sea, Mass Fire Department- has on order a Ford F-550/HME 1500/400/15F mini-pumper. It will replace Engine 2 (Pierce Quantum) and the Ford forestry truck. The new rig will be designated Squad 1. Delivery is expected in April 2018.

Marion, Mass Fire Department- has on order an E-One pumper.

Medway, Mass Fire Department- has placed an order with KME for a new Severe Service XMFD pumper with 2000 GPM pump, 1000 gallon water tank, 30 gallons of Class A Foam and 250 gallons of Class B Foam. Funding was through the Powerplant Expansion Project and when placed into service will replaced Engine 4's 1990 Pemfab/FMC.

Nahant, Mass Fire Department– has received a Federal grant in the amount of $452,381 for a Pumper Truck.

Newbury, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved for a new pumper and rear-mount ladder (straight ladder with no pump). The pumper will go to the Byfield station replacing Engine 3. The ladder will go to the Newbury station, where in turn, the current ladder (ex Brookline Pierce quint) will be moved to the Byfield station. The current Ladder 1 Smeal will then be disposed of.

North Reading, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new pumper to replace Engine 3.

Northborough, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new Dodge 5500 Chassis that will be used for a new brush truck.

Onset, Mass Fire Department- has been awarded a Federal grant in the amount of $271,429 for a Tanker Truck.

Revere, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved to place and order with KME for a new 100' tractor drawn aerial.

Richmond, Mass Fire Department– has received a Federal grant in the amount of $190,477 for a Quick Attack Pumper Truck.

Rockport, Mass Fire Department- has a new Sutphen pumper on order.

Sandwich, MA- has placed an order with Sutphen for a pumper with 1500 GPM pump and 1500 gallon tank.

Saugus, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new pumper.

Somerville, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new Spartan pumper.

South Hadley, MA Fire District 1- has put out for bid a new ambulance.

Sudbury, Mass Fire Department- has funds approved for a new ladder truck.

Swampscott, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved funds for a new pumper.

Warren, Mass Fire Department- has on order a Life Line ambulance.

West Barnstable, Mass Fire Department- Rosenbauer has completed construction on Engine 294's new pumper. Delivery is expected within the next 2 weeks to the department. Posted 1/22/18

Westborough, Mass Fire Department- has signed a contract with SVI to built a new heavy rescue. The truck will have a Spartan MetroStar chassis and feature a 1250 GPM pump, 300 gallon water tank and an 18’ walk around body. Pre Construction will be in the next couple months with delivery in spring of 2018.

Westport, Mass Fire Department- Town Meeting approved funds to purchase a new pumper and a new SUV.

Whitman, Mass Fire Department- has on order a pumper from E-One.

Winchendon, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved funds for a 5 years lease purchase of a new pumper.

Windsor, Mass Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $292,858 for a Pumper Truck.

Winthrop, Mass Fire Department- has placed an order with Seagrave for a pumper idential to the one recenly placed into service.

Woburn, Mass Fire Department- is placing an order with Pierce for a 95' tower-ladder with 300 gallon booster tank built on an Arrow XT chassis.

Worthington, Mass Fire Department- has been awarded a Federal grant in the amount of $262,781 for a Tanker Truck.

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Ashland, New Hampshire Fire Department- has ordered a Spartan Metro star/Toyne 1500/1000. Delivery is expected in May of 2018. Posted Feb 2018.

Barrington, New Hampshire Fire Department- has been awarded a Federal grant in the amount of $227,273 for a Firefighter Rehab Vehicle (to be shared with 10 communities).

Deerfield, New Hampshire Fire Department- Selectment to pursue purchasing new fire truck. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Dover, New Hampshire Fire Department- has placed an order with E-One for a Metro ladder truck. It will feature a 1500 GPM pump, 500 gallon water tank, 30 gallon foam tank and 100' rear-mount aerial. Delivery is expected to be in the late summer or fall of 2018. It will replace Engine 4's Spartan/Smeal.

Dublin, NH- has on order a KME tanker.

Durham, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order a Spartan Metro Star/Marion with LFD Cab, 1500 GPM Q Max pump, 750 gallon water tank, 40 gallon foam tank, 6kw generator and light tower.   This will become Engine 2. Delivery in May or June of 2018.

Gilford, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting has approved funds to purchase a new pumper.

Jefferson, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order a Freightliner SD Toyne 3000 gallon tanker. Delivery is expected in June of 2018. Posted Feb 2018.

Madbury, New Hampshire Fire Department- Selectmen signed a contract with Marion for a new pumper. The engine will first be used as a demonstrator by the manufacturer and will be delivered to the town in 2018. The town will save up to $50,000 for letting Marion use the engine as a demo prior to delivery. The rig will be a 2018 Spartan Metro Star Marion 1500 q-max, 1000 water, 20 foam, and 6kw generator.  This is a presold demo which they have allowed Marion to show for the entire show season next year.  Delivery will be in early October 2018.

Meredith, New Hampshire Fire Department– has received a Federal grant in the amount of $148,572 for a Brush Truck.

New Hampton, New Hampshire Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new ambulance.

New London, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order an E-One pumper/tanker.

Plaistow, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order a Pierce Enforcer Pumper/Tanker with 1500 GPM Waterous single stage pump, 3000 gallon water tank, and 30 gallon foam tank. The truck will be named Tanker 6, the current Tanker 5 (1993 Pierce Arrow) will be kept as a reserve. Delivery is expected sometime in the spring of 2018.

Portsmouth, New Hampshire Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new rescue truck.

Rye, New Hampshire Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new ambulance.

Salisbury, New Hampshire Fire Department- voters have approved funds to purchase a new tanker.

Sandown, New Hampshire Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $496,885 for a Pumper Truck.

Warner, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order a Pierce pumper to replace their Spartan/Valley pumper.

Windham, New Hampshire- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new quint ladder truck.

RHODE ISLAND

Bristol, Rhode Island Fire Department- has placed an order for a Spartan pumper to replace Engine 3.

Cranston, Rhode Island Fire Department- has placed an order with E-One for three (3) new pumpers.

Hope Jackson (Scituate, Rhode Island)- is in the process of ordering a Spartan/Smeal pumper with 1500 GPM pump and 1000 gallon water tank.

Manville, RI Fire Department- moves foward with purchasing new ladder truck. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

North Providence, Rhode Island Fire Department- is in the process of finalizing specifications with E-One for a new rescue pumper for the Squad.

Providence, Rhode Island Fire Department– has received a Federal grant in the amount of $974,419 for an Aerial Ladder Truck and an Ambulance.

VERMONT

Bethel, Vermont Fire Department- has on order a tanker being built by VTEC on a Kenworth chassis.

Bradford, VT- has approved funds to purchase a 75' quint.

Brattleboro, Vermont Fire Department- has placed an order with Pierce for a 2018 Saber rescue/pumper with 1500 GPM pump and 1000 gallon water tank. The unit will replace Engine 2 and Rescue 2.

Burlington, Vermont Fire Department- has placed an order with E-One for 3 vehicles: 1 Tower-Ladder, 1 pumper for Engine 5, and a Mask Service Unit.

Burlington, Vermont Fire Department- has on order a 2017 Ford F-450 4x4/Osage ambulance.

Cambridge, Vermont Rescue- has a Chevrolet/Demers ambulance on order.

Charlotte, Vermont Fire Department- voters approved funds to purchase a new pumper.

Chester, Vermont Fire Department- has an E-One Typhoon pumper on order. Delivery is anticipated in late March /early April.

Manchester, Vermont Rescue Squad- has on order a 2017 Ford F-350 4x4/Osage ambulance.

Poultney, Vermont Fire Department- is in the process of purchasing a new pumper.

Randolph Village, Vermont Fire Department- has ordered a Spartan Metro Star/Toyne 2000/1000/30A-CAFS pumper. Delivery is expected in April 2018.

Richmond, Vermont Fire Department- has a 2018 Freightliner/Toyne 1250/2000 pumper-tanker on order.

Rutland City, Vermont Fire Department- has a 2018 Pierce Saber engine on order.

West Dummerston, Vermont Fire Department- has received a Federal grant in the amount of $76,096 for a Brush Truck.

West Weathersfield, Vermont Fire Department- has a Spartan/Dingee pumper under construction.

Williston, Vermont Fire Department- has placed an order for a Spartan Seal Pumper to replace their current Engine 1.




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