Apparatus

ENGINE 14-1

Rosie I Rosie II Rosie III

 

In March of 2016 The Charter Township of Ypsilanti Fire Department took delivery on a new apparatus. This new apparatus is a Rescue Pumper designed to replace two aging vehicles in our fleet and carry more advanced equipment. It is also decorated with graphics to commemorate Historic Willow Run, Rosie the Riveter and the B-24 Bomber. This 2016 Rescue Pumper made by Spartan is capable of pumping over 1500 gallons of water per minute and carries 750 gallons of water on board. It also carries the heavy extrication equipment including the new cordless Jaws of Life. In addition, there are other specialized equipment for most any type of emergency which might arise. It is normally dispatched from the Central Station.

 

LADDER 14-1

Apparatus Ladder 14-1

 

A 1999 American LaFrance Pumper/Ladder is capable of pumping over 1500 gallons of water per minute. It carries 1000 gallons of water on board. The truck carries a variety of firefighting appliances and tools as well as basic medical equipment. It also has a 50' "Telesquirt" ladder on top and it carries 116' of ladder. It is normally dispatched from the Central Station.

 

(The Crimson Twins)

ENGINE 14-3 and ENGINE 14-4

Apparatus Crimson Twins Engine 14-3 and Engine 14-4 Apparatus Engine 14-3

 

Engine 14-3 and 14-4 are identical in every way. These 2009 Crimson/Caterpillar pumpers are capable of pumping over 1500 gallons of water per minute. They carry 750 gallons of water on board. They also carry a variety of firefighting appliances and tools including a Jaws of Life combination tool for vehicle extrications, water rescue equiptment, as well as basic medical equipment. They are also equipped with a light tower, foam system, and backup camera. They are normally dispatched from Station 3 and station 4.

 

ENGINE 14-5

Apparatus Engine 14-1

 

After 17 years of frontline service, in March of 2016 this 1999 American LaFrance Pumper was put in an auxiliary roll and replaced with a newer, more modern apparatus. The newly renamed Engine 14-5 will be called upon when any other apparatus are in for maintenance. This apparatus has the capability of pumping over 1500 gallons of water per minute and carries 750 gallons of water on board. This truck carries a variety of firefighting appliances and tools as well as basic medical equipment. It is normally housed at the Central Station.

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Charter Township of Ypsilanti  •  7200 S. Huron River Dr. Ypsilanti, Mi 48197  •  (734) 484 - 4700

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