NORTHEAST FIRENEWS
APPARATUS FUNDING AND ORDERS




CONNECTICUT

Barkhamsted, CT Fire District- has two 2018 Spartan/Marion 2000/1000 pumpers on order. One will be Pleasant Valley Engine 1 the other will be Riverton Engine 4. They are currently in production with a July 2018 delivery expected.

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 Litchfield, Connecticut Fire Department- has ordered a 2018 Ford F-550/Toyne 1000/300 Mini Pumper. Delivery is expected to be sometime in December 2018. Posted June 2018.

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.

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 Haven, Connecticut Fire Department- Seagrave has completed construction of Ladder 4's new tractor-drawn aerial ladder truck. Delivery will take place after outfitting at the local dealer. Posted 4/19/18.

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 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.

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.

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.

Edgecomb, Maine Fire Department- voters approve funds for new fast attack type vehicle. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. Posted June 2018.

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

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.

Norridgewock, Maine Fire Department- voters approved $350,000 to purchase a new pumper. Unknown manufacturer at this time, but it will replace a 1989 pumper. Posted March 2018.

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.

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.

Andover, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new ladder that will replace the KME mid-mount tower. Posted May 2018.

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 Department- has put out a bid for an Emergency Procurement of a tower ladder. Posted June 2018.

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.

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.

Dalton, MA Fire District- has placed an order with Toyne for a pumper built on a Spartan chassis. The rig will be equipped with a Spartan Gladiator LFD cab, 450 HP Engine, Waterous Two-Stage 1500 GPM Pump, Waterous Platinum CAFS System, and a Toyne Stainless Steel Body. Delivery will be May 2019. Posted June 2018.

Danvers, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new KME pumper. Delivery is expected sometime in mid to late 2018.

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.

Fairhaven, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new E-One ladder truck. Delivery is expected later in 2018.

Fall River, Mass Fire Department- Ferrara has completed construction of three new pumpers for the department (2 Igniter models and 1 Cinder model). Engine 4 and Engine 5 have been delivered and Engine 2 will be delivered soon. The 85' MM Tower on an Inferno chassis is currently in production at the Ferrara plant. Also, C&S Specialty & EVI are constructing the new Rescue 1 on a Spartan chassis. It will feature a walk-through style body with light tower on the roof. Info updated on 4/9/18.

Falmouth, Mass Fire Department- has on order a Pierce pumper. Posted May 2018.

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

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

Hanson, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new forestry truck that is being built by Firematic on a Ford F-550 chassis. It will feature a Hale HPX200-KD24 diesel pump, 300 gallon water tank and 10 gallon foam tank. Posted May 2018.

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.

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

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.

Marlborough, Mass Fire Department- has on order two (2) Pierce Velocity pumpers. Delivery is expected in the fall of 2018.

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

Mashpee, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new tanker. Posted May 2018.

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 on order a new Sutphen pumper. Delivery is expected later in 2018.

New Salem, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new KME pumper. Delivery is expected later in 2018.

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.

Norton, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new pumper. Posted May 2018.

Norwood, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new pumper. Posted June 2018.

Plainville, Mass Fire Department- has ordered a 2018 Spartan Gladiator/Toyne 1750/1000/25F. Posted June 2018.

Provincetown, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase two new pumpers to replace the 2 engines that were damaged back in the January storm. Posted in May 2018.

Quincy, Mass Fire Department- is in the process of specing out a TDA ladder truck for Ladder 2. Posted May 2018.

Reading, Mass Fire Department- is in the process of specing out a new pumper to replace Engine 4. Posted May 2018.

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 Spartan/Toyne pumper for Engine 3.

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

Southborough, Mass Fire Department- has placed and order for a Ford F-550/Horton 4X4 ambulance. Delivery should take place around September. Posted June 2018.

Sudbury, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new KME ladder truck. Delivery is epected during late 2018.

Sunderland, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new pumper that will replace Engine 2's 1988 KME 1500/1000. Posted May 2018.

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

Tisbury, Mass Fire Department- has on order a KME pumper. Delivery is expected later in 2018.

Walpole, Mass Fire Department- has on order an E-One tower-ladder. Delivery is expected later in 2018.

Walpole, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new pumper. Posted May 2018.

Waltham, Mass Fire Department- Engine 3's new Seagrave Marauder II pumper is on schedule and is expected to be delivered to the department in July, not in a few weeks as had been previously reported. Posted 4/14/18.

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

West Boylston, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new pumper and a new ambulance. Posted March 2018.

West Tisbury, Mass Fire Department- has on order a KME pumper. Delivery is expected later in 2018.

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.

Westborough, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new ambulance and an ATV. Posted March 2018.

Westford, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new E-One pumper. Delivery is expected later in 2018.

Westminster, Mass Fire Department- has on order a KME Severe Service pumper with 1500 GPM pump and 1250 gallon tank. Expected delivery November 2018. Posted May 2018.

Weston, Mass Fire Department- town meeting approved $750,000 to purchase a new pumper and associated equipment. It will be assigned to Engine 1 after delivery. Posted May 2018.

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

Winchendon, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new KME pumper to replace Engine 4. Delivery is expected in June of 2018.

Windsor, Mass Fire Department- has on order a Spartan/Toyne 1250/1000/25F with CAFS. Expected delivery in November 2018. Posted May 2018.

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

Worcester, Mass Fire Department- is in the process of putting together specifications and ordering a new E-One Metro 100' RMA for Ladder 4. Posted June 2018.

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.

Atkinson, New Hampshire Fire Department- has placed an order for a Rosenbauer Mini Pumper on a Ford F-550 chassis with a 500 GPM Hale pump, 300 gallon water tank and an A/B foam system. Posted June 2018.

Auburn, New Hampshire Fire Department- has placed an order for a Rosenbauer heavy rescue on a Kenworth chassis and a Rosenbauer “Smart Cab”. Posted June 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).

Brookline, New Hampshire Fire Department- will be requesting funds at the next town meeting to replace the 1984 GMC/Farrar pumper. Posted in February 2018.

Conway, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order an E-One Metro with 1500 GPM pump, 500 gallon water tank and 100' RM aerial. Posted in April 2018.

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

Dover, New Hampshire Fire Department- E-One has completed construction of the new E-One Cyclone 1500/500/100' ladder truck. It is currently being prepared for delivery to the department. Once in service, it will replace Engine 4's 2000 Smeal, which will be disposed of. Posted June 2018.

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.

Epsom, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new ambulance. Posted March 2018.

Gilford, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order an E-One Typhoon Pumper with 1500 GPM pump and 1000 gallon water tank. The rig is in production and should be completed sometime in April (2018).

Hollis, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting has approved the funds to replace the 1996 International/Hackney Rescue. They are looking to now purchase a Spartan Metrostar Rescue. Posted in March of 2018.

Lebanon, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order and E-One Typhoon Stainless Steel Walk Around Rescue. Posted April 2018.

Lyndeborough, New Hampshire Fire/Rescue- has on order a rescue truck being built by Hackney on a 2018 Ford F-550 4X4, crew cab chassis. Posted May 2018.

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

Merrimack, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order a forestry truck being built by North American Upfitters on a Ford F-350 chassis. Posted May 2018.

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

New Ipswich, New Hampshire Fire Department- has ordered a Spartan S-180 Custom Pumper with a 1500 GPM pump and 1000 gallon tank. The truck has already been built and should be delivered sometime this summer. Posted June 2018.

New London, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order an E-One Cyclone II Pumper-Tanker with 1500 GPM pump and 1500 gallon water tank. The unit is currently in production. Posted April 2018.

Rindge, New Hampshire Fire Department- has placed an order for a Rosenbauer Warrior Custom Pumper with a stainless steel body, Hale 1250 GPM pump, 1000 gallon water tank and class A foam system. This will be the first complete custom Rosenbauer (cab and chassis) in the state of New Hampshire. Posted June 2018.

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.

Whitefield, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order an International/E-One 4 door Pumper-Tanker with 1500 GPM pump and 2500 gallon water tank. Posted April 2018.

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

Woodstock, New Hampshire Fire Department- has on order an E-One Typhoon pumper with 1500 GPM pump, 1000 gallon water tank and 30 gallon foam tank. Posted in April 2018.

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.

Providence, Rhode Island Fire Department– has funds to purchase a new ladder truck. Unknown manufacturer at this time, but unit should be delivered sometime in 2018.

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.

Brattleboro, Vermont Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new ladder truck. Posted March 2018. Updated on 4/18- The Board of Selectment will be asked to authorize the town manager to order the new ladder truck before May 1st to avoid a higher cost due to the increasing cost of steel. Pierce Manufacturing notified the department that the cost of the truck will increase on May 1 by an estimated $26,150 due to the rise in the cost of steel because of the tariffs.

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.

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.

Hartland, Vermont Fire Department- has on order an International/E-One Tanker. The rig is due to be completed in early fall of 2018.

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

Pittsfield, Vermont Fire Department- voters approved funds to purchase a new pumper. Posted May 2018.

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

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.

Sheldon, Vermont Fire Department- has on order an E-One Typhoon Stainless Steel 1500/1000 pumper. Posted April 2018.

Springfield, Vermont Fire Department- has on order an E-One Typhoon Pumper with 1500 GPM pump and 1000 gallon water tank. Posted April 2018.

Strafford, Vermont Fire Department- has on order an International/E-One 2 door stainless steel 1500/1000 pumper. Posted April 2018.

Swanton, Vermont Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase a new pumper/tanker and a new ladder truck. HME has been selected as the manufacturer for both vehicles. Posted in March of 2018.

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- Engine 1's new 2018 Spartan/Smeal 1500/1000 is in production. The current Engine 1's 1997 Spartan/Smeal 1250/1000 has been sold to Little Sioux City, Iowa. Posted May 2018.




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