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DEPARTMENT NEWS
Apparatus - Stations - Department - Incidents
ONSET
FIRE DEPARTMENT
Plymouth County
Updated
September 1, 2010

[ APPARATUS ] [ FIRE STATIONS ] [ DEPARTMENT ] [ INCIDENTS ]
 


APPARATUS NEWS

 

 
 

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ONSET SQUAD PLANS

Onset had intended to seek funding for a new apparatus to replace
Squad 3.  That was postponed at the 2006 District Meeting for
further study.

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ONSET ENGINE TO RETIRE


The 1975 Maxim most recently designated Engine 3 is scheduled
to retire from service on Oct 1, 2006.  Onset once operated two of
these open cab Maxims as E1 and E2.  Onset goes back to 2 engines
now that the bridge project is completed.  Engine 1 will remain at the
water dept building Station 2 and Engine 2 will be at Headquarters.
Sept 9, 2006

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ONSET BREAKER REFURB

Completed refurbishing of Breaker 147
Photo Feb 2007

The Onset  Brush Breaker 147 is undergoing a refurbishing
March 2006
The work includes some changes to bar work, a new 750 gallon poly tank and a new pump.  
Work on the breaker is being done in house at Onset FD
March 2006

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ONSET AIR SUPPLY


Onset Air Unit

Liberty II

ONSET AIR SUPPLY
2005 Scott Liberty II Trailer
AC and Diesel Air Compressor with (4) 6000 psi bottles
7500w generator and light tower
DHS Purchase to cover
Barnstable, Bristol, Dukes, Plymouth, and Nantucket
Counties as needed.
November 2005



Onset DEP Spill Trailer

Onset received one of the state DEP Spill Containment Trailers
November 2005
 

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Onset Engine 1

Onset Engine 1
The Maxim 2000 gpm pumper as delivered

Onset Engine 1
The new and improved refurbished Maxim with a fully enclosed cab, new body work,
light tower, and more.
November 2005

 

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Onset Car 4

Onset Car 4
2005 Chevy Tahoe 4x4 SUV
Responds as EMS first responder vehicle
March 2005
 

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Onset Squad 1

Onset Squad 1
2004 Chevy 2500 Pickup w/Utility Body
June 2004
 

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Onset Engine 2
 

Onset Engine 2
2003 HME / Smeal 1500/750 pumper.
June 2003

 
 
 


STATION NEWS

 

 
 

Onset Fire Department "Station 2"
 
The Onset Fire Department is utilizing the central bay of the Onset Water Dept
Offices at 15 Sand Pond Road as "Station 2".  It houses Onset E2.  The move was
necessary due to the main bridge into Onset being declared "unsafe" for fire apparatus. 
Sept 2002 photo

 
 

 

DEPARTMENT NEWS

 

 

In Memoriam


Ronald A Aseltine, Jr.
Services for retired Onset Call Firefighter and former
DCR District 2 Fire Warden who passed away at age 49
on February 26, 2017:

Visiting hours - Friday March 3, 2017
1700-2000 hrs
Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home
2599 Cranberry Hwy, Wareham

Funeral Service
Saturday, March 4, 2017
1000 hrs

Obituary
 

 
 
 

 

INCIDENT NEWS

 

 
 
 
 

 

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