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Rhode Island


Original Feature Posted April 26, 2004 - Re-launched January 28, 2012
Updated August 16, 2016

Rhode Island Boats  
Barrington   Bristol   Cranston    East Providence  
Jamestown  North Kingston  Providence   Warren   Warwick
Watch Hill
 

RHODE ISLAND FIRE BOATS

Providence Fireboat
"Marine 1"
City of Providence, Rhode Island
2008 Metalcraft Firestorm 30
2000 gpm

 

RELATED LINKS
Providence Fire Department
East Providence Fire Department
Cranston Fire Department
Port of Providence Marine Strike Team Problems
East Providence Marine 3
East Providence Boat Dedication Video
Warwick Marine 4 Video
Warwick Boat in News Video

PORT OF PROVIDENCE MARINE STRIKE TEAM
The Port of Providence and the greater Narragansett Bay area
are protected by a cooperative effort known as the Port of Providence
Marine Strike Team.

The strike team involves four major fire departments including
Providence, East Providence, Warwick, and Cranston.
Each of these departments operate MetalCraft Firestorm 30 Fire Boats.

Three of the boats came in 2008 and the fourth in 2009.

A fifth boat, Marine 5, was added in 2014 with the North Kingston
Fire Rescue Moose Boats Fireboat.
 

Marine 1 is Providence
Marine 2 is Cranston
Marine 3 is East Providence
Marine 4 is Warwick
Marine 5 is North Kingston

 


 

 

CRANSTON FIRE BOAT

Cranston Fireboat
"Marine 2"
Cranston, RI
A Metal Craft Firestorm 30
2000 gpm

 

EAST PROVIDENCE FIRE BOAT

East Providence Fireboat
"Marine 3"
"Arthur H. Ring"
East Providence, RI
A 2008 Metal Craft Firestorm 30
2000 gpm


 

 

 

 

WARWICK FIRE BOAT

Warwick Fireboat
"Marine 4"
Warwick, RI
A 2009 Metal Craft Firestorm 30
2000 gpm

 

WARWICK
Boston Whaler Boat

 

 

NORTH KINGSTON FIRE BOAT

North Kingston Fireboat
"Marine 5"
Wickford, North Kingston, RI
A 2014 Moose Boats 37' Fire Boat
1250 GPM

 

 

Some of the smaller Rhode Island boats

BARRINGTON FIRE BOAT

Barrington, RI Fireboat
"Marine 1"
Barrington Fire Headquarters
100 Federal Road
2008 21' Boston Whaler
Approx 250 gpm
Photos Oct 2015

 

 

BRISTOL FIRE BOAT

Bristol, RI Fireboat
"Marine 1"
Dock at Thames St & Church St, Bristol, RI
Approx 20' Rigid Hull Inflatable
Evinrude outboard
Photos Oct 2015

 

 

JAMESTOWN FIRE BOAT

Jamestown, RI Fireboat
"Marine 1"
Jamestown, RI Fire Department
docked at Jamestown Marina in season
Approx 2014 Protector Targa 30
Photos Oct 2015

 

 

WARREN FIRE BOAT

Warren, RI Fireboat
"Marine 4"
Warren, RI Fire Department
docked at town dockwharf, Water St & State St
Approx 24' Parker, single outboard
Photos Oct 2015

 

 

WATCH HILL FIRE RESCUE BOATS

Watch Hill, RI Fire Rescue boats
"Marine 100" & "Marine 102"
Watch Hill Fire District, Westerly, RI
Boats docked along Bay St in Watch Hill Cove in season
 
Marine 100
18 foot Boston Whaler, 90 HP outboard

Marine 102
26 foot Nautica rigid hull inflatable
235 HP inboard diesel jet drive

 

 

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Boats  
Barrington   Bristol   Cranston    East Providence  
Jamestown  North Kingston  Providence   Warren   Warwick
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