Apparatus at Station 51

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Battalion 5 (Command Car)Battalion 5 (Command Car)

The function of Battalion 5 is to serve as a command center on wheels when significant incidents occur. It is a 2017 Chevy Tahoe with extensive radio frequency capabilities, a computer for mapping and messaging (both front and rear), and a command center that slides out of the rear hatch. When used as a command center the incident cammander has the option to sit inside or to stand at the rear of the vehicle without losing any capabilities.


Engine 51Engine 51

Engine 51 was built in 2017 by the Pierce Manufacturing Company. It comes equipped with a 1250 GPM pump, 500 gallon water tank and foam capability. It carries 700 feet of large diameter hose(for hydrant supply), 2 1/2 inch hose (for attaching large fires), and three pre-connected 1 3/4 inch hose lines for quick attacks at smaller fires. Engine 51 also contains an assortment of axes, tools, and fans.


Truck 51Truck 51

Truck 51 was built in 2014 by the Pierce Manufacturing Company. It comes equipped with a 1250 GPM pump, 500 gallon water tank and foam attack capability. The aerial ladder is 105 feet long. It carries 300 feet of large diameter hose (for hydrant supply), 2 1/2 inch hose (for attacking large fires), and two preconnected 1 3/4 inch hose lines for quick attacks at smaller fires. Truck 51 also contains an assortment of axes, tools, and fans. A complete set of vehicle stabilization equipment is also carried.


Med 51Med 51

Med 51 was built in 2013 by the Horton Emergency Vehicles. The chassis is a medium duty International. This ambulance is equipped to treat and transport ALS patients to the hospital. In addition, to medical equipment this ambulance carries firefighting equipment.