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NEWEST APPARATUS

THE LATEST APPARATUS DELIVERIES
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JBCC ARFF TRUCK

 

JOINT BASE FOAM 404
2020 Oshkosh Striker
Expected to be a 1500 gallon unit
Due in Fall 2020
Oct 2020

 


JOINT BASE ARFF TRUCK

 

JOINT BASE FOAM 10
1986 Oshkosh P-19 ARFF Truck
1000/1000/130
Serving at Joint Base Cape Cod since 2019
Oct 2020

 


JOINT BASE HEAVY RESCUE

 

JOINT BASE CAPE COD HEAVY RESCUE 411
2020 Pierce Enforcer Medium Duty
Hazmat - Rescue - Command Unit
Oct 2020

 


SANDWICH
AMBULANCE

 

SANDWICH AMBULANCE 458 (A-1)
2020 Ford F550 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Oct 2020

 


HYANNIS
AMBULANCE

 

HYANNIS AMBULANCE 825  (A-1)
2020 Dodge RAM 5500 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Oct 2020

NOTE
Hyannis is planning to reassign its Ambulance numbering
as this new vehicle goes in service. More to follow.
Expecting:
2011 Int/Lifeline Amb 825 (A-3) to be replaced by New Ambulance
New 2020 Dodge RAM Ambulance 825 to become A-1
 2015 Int/Lifeline Ambulance 831 (A-1) to become A-2
2017 Dodge RAM/Lifeline Ambulance 828 (A-2) to become A-3
2005 Int/Road Rescue Ambulance 827 (A-3) to become A-4
Some discussion on whether the "Isolation" Ambulance 5 will
remain or be replaced by the retiring 2011 Ambulance.

 

 


CHATHAM AMBULANCE

CHATHAM AMBULANCE 184
2020 Ford F550 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Sept 2020

 


YARMOUTH AMBULANCE

YARMOUTH AMBULANCE 53
2020 Dodge Ram / Horton Type I Ambulance
Sept 2020

 


LOWER CAPE AMBULANCE

LOWER CAPE AMBULANCE 598
2020 Ford F550 / Osage Type I Ambulance
Sept 2020

 


WEST BARNSTABLE FORESTRY UNITS

WEST BARNSTABLE 288
Humvee has been equipped with a small pump and tank
making it a Forestry unit.
Aug 2020

 

WEST BARNSTABLE FORESTRY 295
A former military LMTV 5 ton chassis has been
equipped with a 600 gallon tank and pump to make
it a Forestry unit when completed.
Aug 2020

 


HYANNIS BOAT

HYANNIS MARINE 2
Former Newburyport, MA Fireboat "Raven"
Acquired by Hyannis
Aug 2020

 

 


BOURNE BOATS

BOURNE MARINE 131
Avon 17' Rigid Hull Boat
Docked at Mass Maritime Academy
Aug 2020

BOURNE MARINE 132
Avon 13' Boat
Docked in Pocasset
Aug 2020

 

 


ONSET BOAT

ONSET FUTURE BOAT
Onset has acquired a 25' Safeboat
Former USCG
Aug 2020

 


DCR VEHICLE

 

DCR DISTRICT 1 CAR 1-9
2019 Ford F250 Pickup
Aug 2020

 


MASHPEE AMBULANCES

MASHPEE AMBULANCE 361
2019 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I
Also identified with CMED 316
July 2020

NEWEST MASHPEE AMBULANCE 362
2020 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I
Also identified with A-3 on box
July 2020

MASHPEE AMBULANCE 363
2018 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I
Also identified with CMED 317
July 2020

 


ORLEANS SQUAD

ORLEANS SQUAD 170
2020 Ford F350 Pickup Truck
Utility Vehicle
June 2020
 

 


ORLEANS CARS

ORLEANS CAR 166
2018 Ford F150
Fire Prevention Vehicle
(Was Utility C-167)
June 2020
 

ORLEANS CAR 167
2010 Ford Edge Sedan
Utility Vehicle
(was Fire Prev Car 166)
June 2020
 

ORLEANS CAR 171
2016 Ford Explorer Fire Chief
(was Deputy Car 179)
June 2020
 

ORLEANS CAR 179
2013 Chevy Tahoe
Deputy Vehicle
(was Chief Car 171)
June 2020
 


 



 

PLANNED & ORDERED

THE FUTURE OF APPARATUS
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APPARATUS NEWS
 

AQUINNAH
 
Mini-Pumper
Aquinnah may look at a mini-pumper size unit
to replace the 2000 Ford Rescue Truck 361.
It could serve as a rescue truck and also operate off road in
areas difficult for the larger engine.
Sept 2018

Humvee
Aquinnah also has acquired a military surplus Humvee which
will eventually be outfitted with a skid unit for beach
rescue and off road access.
May 2017

Boat
Aquinnah also acquired a surplus 24' USCG boat.
Once outfitted with motors and electronics,
it would serve as a water rescue unit.
May 2017

 

BARNSTABLE COUNTY

Barnstable County has recently set up a
Chevy C5500 Duramax / Goshen Coach
as a rehab bus.
It is housed at Harwich Station 1.
Sept 2019

 

BARNSTABLE

LADDER
Barnstable has been awarded a grant to purchase a new Ladder Truck.
The current Ladder 206 1992 Pierce 105' was refurbished in 2012
and had some major work done in 2020.
The new truck will be a Quint.
Sept 2020

The previous 212
an older former military "forestry" truck has been replaced.
The department has an LMTV now assigned Forestry 211.
 Sept 2019

 

BOURNE 

Cars
Bourne anticipates purchasing a new pickup and command car.
May 2019

 

BREWSTER

 

 

CARVER
 
FORESTRY
Carver is looking at a Firematic Rally BRAT
400 gallon, 4x4 Brush Truck. The vehicle will
be paid for by a grant.
Sept 2020

Carver has ordered a KenworthT880 / Pierce
1500/3000 Engine Tanker.
Expected in late 2020.
Oct 2019 - Update Nov 2019 
 

CCNS
 

 

CHATHAM

Ambulance
A new 2020 Ford F550/Lifeline Type I Ambulance in service as
Ambulance 184.
Replaced the 2014 International/Lifeline Ambulance 184.
Update Sept 2020

Mini-Pumper Engine 188
Chatham recently put a 2020 Ford F550 4 door 4x4 / HME-Ahrens Fox Mini Pumper
in service as Engine 188. It has a 150 gpm pump and 400 gallon tank.
The engine replaced the 2001 Pierce Engine 188.
The mini-pumper idea came about because full size engines are
not able to fit into the South Chatham Fire House.
Updated Aug 2020

High Water
Chatham recently acquired a 1998 former military LMTV
to use as a high water rescue unit.  The unit had previously served
as West Barnstable's Forestry 288 since 2017. Chatham and
other communities experienced storm related flooding situations
in recent years and these types of vehicles are becoming more
common.
Aug 2018 / Update Nov 2018
 
 

CHILMARK

Chilmark Engine 123
1997 Ford F450 4x4 / Southern Coach Mini-Pumper
500 gpm / 300 gallon
Acquired from Bulldog in 2019
Originally Livingston, NY
Posted Oct 2018 - Updated July 2019

 


COMM




COTUIT
 

 

DENNIS

Engine
Dennis is planning to replace Engine 112.
October 2019


 

 

DCR

TANKER
The State is building a new Tanker to replace the former 5000 gallon Mack
Tanker at Myles Standish. The new tanker expected to be also on a Mack
chassis, built by Bulldog will have a 2500-3000 gallon tank.
Expected Fall 2020

DIST 2
Also has (2) Brush Breakers (built by V-tec),
a 2.5 ton tanker, forestry trucks, and support vehicles
 

 

DUXBURY
 
 

EASTHAM

Exploring options for possible Quint in future.
Jan 2020

 

 

EDGARTOWN

Mini-Pumper
Edgartown is expecting delivery of a 2012 Ford F550 4x4 /
E-One 1250 gpm /280 gallon / 30 foam CAFS Mini-Pumper
for Engine 223 at the Chappy Station. The truck is being
purchased used from the Wilmington, MA FD where it served
as their Engine 5.
It will be replacing the current Edgartown E-223 which is
a 1981 GMC / E-One pumper. The new vehicle is smaller
and better equipped for the narrow roads, EMS calls,
and towing a boat on trailer.
Posted Oct 2018 / Updated Aug 8, 2020 


FALMOUTH

LADDER
 Falmouth has ordered a Pierce Ascendant 107' Aerial Ladder
to replace the 1991 Emergency One 110' Ladder 26.  The new
ladder will have a piped waterway, but not be equipped with a pump.
In addition, the new truck will carry some of the specialized rescue
equipment currently carried on the 1987 Ford/EVF Heavy Rescue 31
which will also be retired.  The new truck is expected in 2021.
Updated Aug 2020

Cars
Falmouth is expecting a new Duty Officer Vehicle and
a new Pickup Truck.
Aug 2020

Fire Alarm Truck 19
Falmouth was planning to replace high mileage 1991 Fire Alarm C-19,
but that apparently has been put on hold for now.
Nov 2018
 

 


HARWICH

Harwich exploring options for a possible quint to combine
an engine and ladder in future.
Jan 2020

 


HYANNIS

AMBULANCE
Hyannis has a new Ambulance on order.
Expected to be a Ram / Lifeline Type I
June 2019

ENGINE
Hyannis has also ordered a new Engine to replace
the 1992 Emergency One Foam Pumper Engine 2 (822).
The new engine will be on the Pierce Enforcer chassis
and will be 1500 gpm with 750 gallons. It is expected to
have a lower profile than the current engines.
June 2019 / Updated Aug 2020

BOAT
Hyannis has taken delivery of the 1977 Former USCG 41'
Fireboat "Raven" which became surplus from Newburyport, MA
when they took delivery of the former MetalCraft Fireboat
of Portsmouth, NH and New Castle, NH.  The boat is lettered
as Marine 2 currently. How it will be utilized is still to be determined.
Aug 20, 2020

 

JOINT BASE CAPE COD
 

FOAM 10
Joint Base Cape Cod took delivery of a used Oshkosh P-19
Crash Truck that is still carrying the "10" designation from its previous
assignment. The ARFF truck is expected to be replaced by a new truck
at some point.  This truck fills the gap created when the large Oshkosh
P-23 Foam 403 was retired earlier in the year for mechanical reasons.

New ARFF due Sept 2020
Update Aug 2020

HEAVY RESCUE
JBCC took delivery of a new large Heavy Rescue Truck
with a command center.  The new truck will replace the used vehicle
designated as Rescue 411 when delivered.
Expected August 2020
Update Sept 2020

FORESTRY
Some "forestry" type apparatus has also been planned.
Possibility of (2) Type 3 Forestry Trucks and (2) Type 6 Forestry
Trucks.  Fire Dept would operate one of each and the Dept
of Natural Resources the other two,
Jan 2019 / Update Aug 2020
 

 

KINGSTON

 

 

LAKEVILLE
 

 


MARION

AMBULANCE 2
Marion recently put a new ambulance in service as A-2
replacing their 2009 Ford / Braun.
The new ambulance is a 2020 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I
vehicle.
Updated Aug 2020

Tanker
Marion received a grant to purchase a new 2000 gallon tanker.
Sept 2019

Breaker
Marion has acquired a former military 5 ton chassis that is expected to
be used to build a new brush breaker to replace their 1953 Reo / Young
Brush Breaker 127.
April 2018 - Update Jan 2020

 

MARTHA'S VINEYARD AIRPORT

MVY recently took delivery of a new ARFF Truck 941.
It appears to be a 2019 Oshkosh Striker
probably 2000/1500/210
Sept 2019

 

 

MASHPEE

AMBULANCES
Mashpee has had some bad luck with ambulances in recent years.
Two if their three ambulances were involved in crashes shortly
after they were put in service. The two damaged vehicles have
been fixed and all are now back in service.
The three ambulances are numbered based on their station
assignment on any given day, but essentially as of July 2020
they are as follows"
Ambulance 361 - 2019 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I - Station 1 (was EMS 316)
Ambulance 362 - 2020 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I - Station 2 (A-3 on box)
Ambulance 363 - 2018 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I - Station 1 (was EMS 317)

TANKER
Mashpee recently put a new 2020 International / E-One Tanker
in service as Tanker 358. It has a 500 gpm pump and 2000 gallon tank.
Assigned to Station 1.
It replaced the 2980 GMC/E-One 1000/2000 Tanker formerly ET-352.
Update Aug 2020

 

 

MATTAPOISETT

Mattapoisett Police EMS
Recently put a 2019 Ford E450/Life Line Type III
in service as Ambulance 412.
Sept 2019

 

MIDDLEBORO
 

 

 

NANTUCKET

ENGINE
Nantucket has ordered a commercial pumper.
It will be a 2020/21 Freightliner / Rosenbauer EXT
1250 / 1500 Pumper. Expected in Summer 2021.
It would replace the 1989 Ford F800/E-One 1000/750
assigned to Engine 7.
Update Aug 2020

AMBULANCE

Nantucket expecting delivery of a new Ambulance for A-1.
Expected to be a 2020 Ford F550/Horton Type I.
Due Spring 2020
Jan 2020

Cars
Nantucket expecting delivery of new Chief Car 1.
2020 Ford Expedition.
Present 2016 Ford Expedition planned to go to Fire Prev.
Jan 2020

Tuckernuck Truck
A 1987 Humvee will be setup with a skid unit and placed
on Tuckernuck Island along with a Ford F350 already there.
Jan 2020

 

NANTUCKET AIRPORT

 

 

OAK BLUFFS

 


ONSET

ENGINE 1
Onset voters approved replacement of their 1988 Maxim F Engine 1.
at the 2019 District Meeting.  The new engine expected to combine
equipment of the engine and rescue truck to reduce an apparatus.
Bid went to KME.
May 2019   u/d Sept 2019

ENGINE 2
2003 HME/Smeal 1500/750 Pumper
has been refurbished.
Jan 2020

BRUSH BREAKER
Onset continues to work on a new brush breaker to replace
Breaker 148 that went out of service in 2017.
The department has a 2004 BMY Harsco 5 ton former military
chassis and will be using in house skills to build the new truck.
It will have a 350 gpm pump and 750 tank.
Oct 2017 / Update Nov 2018.

BOAT
Onset acquired 25' Safeboat with Mercury Outboards.
Aug 20, 2020

 

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ORLEANS

CAR
Orleans has a new Ford Explorer on order for
Deputy Car 179.
Expected Fall soso
Sept 2020

AMBULANCE
Orleans has an ambulance on order to replace A-174.
Expected in 2021
Sept 2020

ENGINE
Orleans hoping to replace the 2001 KME Engine 177.
Sept 2020

 

PLYMOUTH

ENGINE 3
Plymouth recently put a 2020 E-One Cyclone 1500/1000 Pumper
in service as Engine 3.
The 2007 International/Pierce Contender 1250/1000 Engine 3
has been reassigned as Spare Engine 10.
Update Aug 2020

ENGINE 4
Plymouth is expected to place an order for another Emergency One
Cyclone 1500/1000 Pumper for Engine 4.
Oct 2019

LADDER 3
Plymouth recently put their 3rd Ladder Company in service as Ladder 3.
The 2019 Emergency One Cyclone 100' Aerial Ladder also has a
1750 gpm pump and 450 gallon tank. It has been assigned to the new
North Plymouth Station 7.
Update Aug 2020

 

 

PLYMPTON

 

PROVINCETOWN
 
LOWER CAPE AMBULANCE 598
Lower Cape recently placed a new ambulance in service
as Ambulance 598. It is a 2020 Ford F550 4x4/Osage Type I
that is assigned to Provincetown.
It replaced the 2013 (2016) Chevy/Demers Type III Ambulance.
Aug 2020

High Water
Provincetown has also acquired a surplus military LMTV
to be used as a High Water Vehicle.
Updated Jan 2019

 

 

ROCHESTER


 

SANDWICH

 Sandwich is utilizing one of its former ambulances as a special vehicle.
The MTU - Mobile Testing Unit is supported by the
SHOT - Special Health Operations Team made up of a dozen medics
who can conduct Covid-19 testing.
The 2014 International/Horton Type I former Ambulance 456
also recently served as a loaner service to Mashpee FD
when two of their ambulances were out of service.
Aug 2020

 

TISBURY

Tisbury has taken delivery of a new Ambulance T-90.
2020 Ford F450/Demers Type I Ambulance
Jan 2020

 

TRURO

 

 

WAREHAM

BREAKER
Wareham has a military chassis that will be used for a new
Brush Breaker to replace the last of their older 1978 Ford breakers.
May 2019

HEAVY RESCUE
Wareham recently put their new 2020 Spartan / EVI walkin Heavy Rescue
in service as Rescue 1.
Aug 2020

ENGINE 1
Wareham Engine 1 was involved in an MVC in July 2020.
It was struck head-on by a drunk driver.
Aug 2020

Ladder Truck
Wareham is expected to be seeking funding to replace
their 1987 Emergency One 110' Ladder truck.
Wareham received a Federal Grant to purchase a new
100' Tower.
April 2018 / Update Sept 2020

 

 

WAREHAM EMS

 

 

WELLFLEET  FIRE

LADDER
Wellfleet is planning to replace Ladder 93.
Funding has been approved to purchase a used
quint aerial ladder when it becomes available.
July 2019

 

WEST BARNSTABLE

FORESTRY 295
West Barnstable anticipating delivery of a "new' Forestry vehicle
built on a former military 5 ton LMTV chassis. It will have a
600 gallon tank and also be setup to serve as a high water
vehicle if necessary. It may carry the 295 radio ID.
 Expected Sept 2020
Update Aug 20, 2020

Forestry 288
Equipped with 150 gpm pump and 135 gal tank from
former Brewster F238.

 

WEST TISBURY

CAR
West Tisbury  recently put a new fire chief car in service.
Ford Explorer.
Nov 2018

 

 

YARMOUTH

AMBULANCE
Yarmouth has a new 2020 Dodge Ram / Horton Type I Ambulance
to serve as Ambulance 53.
Sept 2020

FORESTRY
Yarmouth is building a new forestry truck on a former military
Freightliner chassis.  It will replace the 1975 AM General
Forestry 49 in service since 2012.
Nov 2018

 

 


MUST BE MY SIGN

Goes without sayin'

 

 
 



 

RECENT APPARATUS

FEATURED APPARATUS RECENT DELIVERIES
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KINGSTON CAR

 

KINGSTON CAR 3
2020 Ford F150 Pickup Truck
Shift Commander
May 2020
 

KINGSTON CAR 4
2013 Ford F350 4x4 Pickup Truck
(Was Car 3)
May 2020

 


DUXBURY AMBULANCE

 

DUXBURY AMBULANCE 1
2020 Dodge Ram / Braun Type I Ambulance
May 2020

 


MARION AMBULANCE

 

MARION AMBULANCE 2
2020 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I Ambulance
May 2020

 


FALMOUTH AMBULANCES

FALMOUTH AMBULANCE 37
2020 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I Ambulance
May 2020

FALMOUTH AMBULANCE 38
2020 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I Ambulance
May 2020

 


FALMOUTH ENGINE

 

FALMOUTH ENGINE 24
1995 International 4900 / Emergency One 1250/750 Pumper
Previously Assigned as Engine 20 (Spare)
Replaced the Sutphen Engine 24 (former Long Island engine)
May 2020

 


CHATHAM ENGINE

CHATHAM ENGINE 188
2020 Ford F550 / HME Ahrens Fox Mini-EVO
1500 gpm/400 gallon
May 2020

 


WAREHAM HEAVY RESCUE

WAREHAM RESCUE 1
2020 Spartan/EVI 20' Walk-In Heavy Rescue
May 2020

 


MASHPEE TANKER

MASHPEE TANKER 358
2020 International MV607/Emergency One Wetside Tanker
500 gpm / 2000 gallon
May 2020

 


HYANNIS AMBULANCE

HYANNIS AMBULANCE 5
"ISOLATION UNIT"
2013 GMC/Horton Type III Ambulance
Previously served as Bourne A134
May 2020

 


BREWSTER AMBULANCE

BREWSTER AMBULANCE 244
2020 Ford F550 / Lifeline Type I Ambulance
Feb 2020
 


DENNIS CAR

DENNIS CAR 101
2020 Ford Explorer 4x4 SUV Fire Chief
Feb 2020
 


DENNIS CAR

DENNIS CAR 109
2013 Ford Explorer 4x4 SUV
Formerly Car 102
Feb 2020
 


BOURNE TWIN AMBULANCES

BOURNE AMBULANCE 133
2019 Ford F550 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Jan 2020

BOURNE AMBULANCE 134
2019 Ford F550 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Jan 2020

 


PLYMOUTH ENGINE

PLYMOUTH ENGINE 3
2020 Emergency One Cyclone 1500/1000 Pumper
Jan 2020

 

 


ONSET ENGINE

ONSET ENGINE 2
2003HME/Smeal 1500/750/25 Pumper
Refurbished 2019
Jan 2020
 



SANDWICH ENGINE

SANDWICH ENGINE 451 - ENGINE 1
2009 Sutphen 1500/750 Pumper
Formerly Engine 453 - reassigned to Engine 451
Jan 2020


 


NANTUCKET ARFF TRUCK

NANTUCKET AIRPORT ARFF 3
2015 Oshkosh Striker 2000/1500/210/500 Crash Truck
(Finally got over to see it)
Dec 2019

 


NANTUCKET TANKER

NANTUCKET TANKER 1
2017 former military LMTV 250/2000 Tanker
(Finally got to see it)
Dec 2019

 


SANDWICH QUINT LADDER

SANDWICH QUINT LADDER 3 (453)
2019 Ferrara Igniter 1750/500/77' Quint Aerial Ladder
Will be assigned as first due Engine at Station 3 when in service.
Current Engine 453 / Engine 3 to become Engine 451 / Engine 1
New Ladder went in Service Dec 13, 2019
Oct 30, 2019 / Update Dec 15, 2019

 


 



YARMOUTH  AMBULANCE

YARMOUTH AMBULANCE 57 / EMS 339
2019 Dodge RAM 5500 / Lifeline Type I Ambulance
Dec 2019

 

 


ONSET VEHICLES

ONSET SQUAD 1
2019 Ford F250 4x4 4 Door Pickup Truck - Shift Commander
Dec 2019

ONSET SQUAD 2
2015 Ford F350 4x4 4 Door Pickup Truck
Was S-1
Dec 2019


 


PROVINCETOWN ENGINE

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 193
Engine 3
2020 Ferrara Igniter 4 door cab forward Pumper
1500 gpm / 500 gallons / 20A / 30B
Delivered a couple weeks after E190 and E195
Nov 2019

 


HYANNIS COMMAND CAR

HYANNIS CAR 3 (803)
2020 Chevy Tahoe 4x4 SUV Shift Commander
Nov 2019

 

 


ROCHESTER ENGINE TANKER

ROCHESTER ENGINE TANKER 198
2020 International HV / Emergency One
1500 gpm / 3660 gallons / 40 foam
Nov 2019

 


WAREHAM AMBULANCE

WAREHAM AMBULANCE 2 (62)
2020 Dodge RAM 5500 / Life Line Type I Ambulance
EMS 392
Nov 2019

 


PROVINCETOWN ENGINE

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 190
Engine 1
2020 Ferrara Igniter 4 door cab forward Pumper
1500 gpm / 500 gallons / 20A / 30B
Nov 2019
 


PROVINCETOWN ENGINE

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 195
Engine 5
2020 Ferrara Igniter 4 door cab forward Pumper
1500 gpm / 500 gallons / 20A / 30B
Shorter version of the other engines
Nov 2019
 

 


PLYMOUTH LADDER

PLYMOUTH LADDER 3
The new 2019 Emergency One Cyclone 1500/450/100' Quint Ladder Truck
was delivered Oct 30, 2019.
It is the department's first Ladder 3 and is anticipated to be assigned to
the new North Plymouth Station 7 when it opens in 2020.
Oct 2019

 

 


LAKEVILLE ENGINE

LAKEVILLE ENGINE 2
2019 Spartan custom 1500/1000 Pumper
Oct 2019

 


SANDWICH CAR

SANDWICH CAR "Utility 2"
2019 Ford F250
"Tactical Support Unit"
Planned to be assigned to Station 2
Sept 2019 / Update Oct 30, 2019

 


SANDWICH TRUCK

SANDWICH FORESTRY 3 (463)
2019 Ford F350 4x4 / 225 Gal skid unit
Replacing 2010 Forestry 468
Sept 2019

 


ONSET BREAKER

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ONSET FUTURE BRUSH BREAKER
2014 BMY Harsco 5 ton chassis / In house Onset builder
To become a 350 gal / 750 gallon Brush Breaker
Under construction since 2018
Aug 2019 Update
 

 

 

 


TRURO TANKER

TRURO TENDER 484
The new Truro Tender 484 has been delivered.
The 2019 Freightliner 114SD / Pierce FXT 1000/3000 Tanker
replaces the 1987 GMC/Maxim 350/2000 Tanker.
July 2019

 


TRURO BOAT

TRURO BOAT
Truro recently acquired a former USCG inflatable boat
approx 18' with a Honda 90 hp.
July 2019

 




 

 


 


REFURBISHED APPARATUS
REFURBISHED & NEW LOOKS
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ONSET ENGINE

ONSET ENGINE 2
2003 HME/Smeal 1500/750/25 Pumper
Refurbished 2019
Jan 2020



 


BOURNE TANKER

BOURNE TANKER 128
1990 (2019) Harsco BMY 5 ton 6x6 / 2002 Greenwood
300 gpm / 1100 gallon Tanker
Rechassis of former Breaker 128
Tank and pump used from 2002 apparatus
May 2019

Feb 2012 Photo
Breaker 128
1959/1991 Kaiser Mil 5 ton 6x6 / 2002 Greenwood
Diesel/Standard
Originally built by Brewster FD in 2002 as Breaker 235.
Became Bourne B128 at Station 2 in 2012.


 


PLYMOUTH TOWER 1

PLYMOUTH TOWER 1
2007 Pierce Dash Aerial Tower
1500/300  100' Tower
2017-2018 Pierce Refurb
Oct 2018

 


OAK BLUFFS ENGINE

OAK BLUFFS ENGINE 524
2003 Emergency One 1500/750 Pumper
Refurbished in 2017
Photo Sept 2018

 


COMM LADDER 307

COMM LADDER 307
The 2001 Pierce Quantum 1500/500  105' Quint Aerial Ladder
has returned from a complete refurbishing by Pierce in 2017-2018.
The refurb took the truck apart and rebuilt it. Its appearance shows
a few changes including updating the front of the cab and painting
roll up doors on the body.
(May 2018)

 


BOURNE ENGINE

BOURNE ENGINE 123
2001 HME / Smeal 1250/750/30 Pumper
Refurb in 2017
Jan 2018
(Note - Reassigned to Engine 125 in 2018)

 

 


BOURNE TOWER

BOURNE TOWER 126
2006 American LaFrance / LTI  100' Aerial Tower
2017 refurb with upgraded paint and stripe
Jan 2018

 


 


 


REASSIGNED APPARATUS
CHANGES IN ASSIGNMENT
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HARWICH CARS

HARWICH CAR 61
2018 Ford Expedition Fire Chief Car
Was Deputy Car 62
Sept 2020

 

HARWICH CAR 62
2016 Ford Interceptor Deputy Chief Car
Was Chief Car 61
Sept 2020

 


SANDWICH ENGINE

SANDWICH ENGINE 451 - ENGINE 1
2009 Sutphen 1500/750 Pumper
Was Engine 453 - Reassigned to Engine 451 (Engine 1)
Jan 2020

 


WAREHAM ENGINE

WAREHAM ENGINE 5
2004 Pierce Dash 1500/750/40A/40B Pumper
Originally Engine 1
Serving as "Rescue 1" since delivery of new Engine 1 in 2013
Recently renumbered Engine 5 in anticipation of delivery of a
new "Rescue 1" heavy rescue expected in 2019.
Photo May 2019

 

 


FALMOUTH ENGINE

FALMOUTH ENGINE 21
2018 Pierce Arrow XT Pumper
1500/720/30
Jan 2019
2009 Pierce Arrow XT (current E-21)
will be reassigned to Engine 22 at Station 2

 


DENNIS DIVE TRUCK

DENNIS DIVE 116
The 2011 Ford F450/Horton former Ambulance 105
will be reassigned to Dive 116 replacing the 1989 GMC/Frontline
that has served as Dive 116 since 1995.
Dec 2018


 


BARNSTABLE AMBULANCE

BARNSTABLE AMBULANCE 204
2007 Chevy 4500 / LifeLine Type I Ambulance
Formerly West Barnstable Ambulance 293
July 2018

 

 

 


PLYMOUTH ENGINE

PLYMOUTH ENGINE 9
2007 International / Pierce Contender Pumper
1250/1000
Originally Engine 6 - Reassigned to Reserve Engine 9
Jan 2018

 


YARMOUTH ENGINE

YARMOUTH ENGINE 45
2011 Pierce Impel PUC Pumper
1500/500/30/30
Originally Engine 43 - Reassigned to Engine 45
To be first due at Station 3
Jan 2018

 


YARMOUTH ENGINE

YARMOUTH ENGINE 47
2005 Pierce Enforcer Pumper
1500/500
Was Engine 45 - Reassigned as Engine 47
To be assigned to Station 1
Jan 2018

 


MASHPEE ENGINE

MASHPEE ENGINE 353
1999 Emergency One Cyclone Pumper
1500/750
Engine 355 reassigned to Engine 353
Reserve engine Station 1
Jan 2018

 

 


 


RETIRED
APPARATUS
 
THE END OF THE LINE
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ROCHESTER TANKER

ROCHESTER TANKER 198
1988 (2002) FMC Gladiator
1500 / 3000 / 20 Pumper - Tanker
RETIRED Nov 2019

 


PLYMOUTH ENGINE



PLYMOUTH SPARE ENGINE 10
1996 Pierce Dash 1500/750/25 Pumper
Originally Engine 5
Became Reserve Engine 10 in Dec 2008
Retired Oct 2019

 


ONSET RESCUE

ONSET RESCUE 1
2009 Ford F550 xlt 4x4 / EVI Rescue Truck
The Rescue was taken out of service in July 2019
and sold as part of a plan to consolidate the Rescue and Engine.
Oct 2019




SANDWICH BREAKER


SANDWICH BREAKER 461 (B-1)
The 1978 Military 6x6 5 ton / 2002 Sandwich FD built
250 gpm / 1000 gallon Brush Breaker
has been retired from service.
Uncertain on replacement plans.
Sept 2019

 


SANDWICH ENGINE

SANDWICH "ENGINE 1"  Engine 451
The former Bourne Engine 125
1995 International Navistar / Emergency One
1250 / 750 Pumper
Acquired by Sandwich FD Jan 2019 to replace the former Brewster E233
that has been serving as Engine 1 since Aug 2018.
Sandwich expects to get new apparatus to replace the older borrowed units.

OUT OF SERVICE AUG 2019

 


RETIRING TRURO TANKER

TRURO TANKER 484
1987 GMC Top Kick / Maxim 350/2000 Tanker
Believed to be the LAST SERVING MAXIM on Cape Cod
Retiring July 2019

 


RETIRED
PROVINCETOWN ENGINES

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 190 (Engine 1)
2002 Freightliner/Ferrara 1250/500 Pumper
Damaged in Winter 2018 storm by salt water.
To be replaced by a new Ferrara Pumper.
Taken out of service June 2019
June 2019

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 193 (Engine 3)
2003 HME/Ferrara 1250/500 Pumper
Damaged in Winter 2018 storm by salt water.
To be replaced by a new Ferrara Pumper.
Taken out of service June 2019
June 2019

 


RETIRED JOINT BASE ARFF

JOINT BASE CAPE COD FOAM 403
1994 (2012) Teledyne P-23 Crash Truck
2000/3300/500
Retired March 2019
Not yet replaced. JBCC down to 2 ARFF vehicles.

 


JOINT BASE ENGINE
 OUT OF SERVICE

JOINT BASE ENGINE 410
2006 American LaFrance Eagle
2000 gpm / 750 Gallon
Retired 2018
Replaced by 2018 Pierce Saber 1500/750/25 Engine 410

 


SANDWICH
ENGINE OUT OF SERVICE

SANDWICH ENGINE 451
(Engine 1)
The 2007 Sutphen 1250/750 Pumper was found to have severe frame corrosion
which resulted in the vehicle being taken out of service in August 2018. 
Sandwich does not have a spare engine, and now with 3 staffed stations, that
 left Sandwich an engine short.  As a result, they have borrowed the recently retired
1989 Pierce Lance former Brewster Engine 233.
The search for a new replacement engine is in progress.
August 2018

 

 


TISBURY ENGINE
RETIRED

TISBURY ENGINE 2  (622)
1987 Ford / Emergency One Pumper
1250 gpm / 750 gals
Retired Oct 2018

 


WEST TISBURY ENGINE
RETIRED

WEST TISBURY
Engine 5 - Engine 722
1988 Ford C8000 / Maxim Pumper
1250 gpm / 1000 gals
Retired Oct 2018
 

 


 


OLDER APPARATUS

REMEMBERING SOME OF THE OLDIES
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NANTUCKET ANTIQUE ENGINE

 

NANTUCKET ENGINE 4
1937 American LaFrance Pumper
Dec 2019

 


CHATHAM OLD MAXIM ENGINE 1

CHATHAM ENGINE 1 ANTIQUE
1926 Maxim 500 gpm Pumper
Photos July 2019

 

 


PROVINCETOWN OLD ENGINE 4

PROVINCETOWN ENGINE 4 ANTIQUE
1936 American LaFrance
500 gpm Pumper
Refurbished approx 2009
Housed at old home, P-Town Station 4 Johnson Street.
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TISBURY OLD LEGION PUMPER

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TISBURY LEGION PUMPER M-15
1949 American LaFrance Pumper
Served Tisbury 1949-1974 (25 yrs)
Was COMM Muster Truck 1975-2017 (32 yrs)
Returned to Tisbury in 2017 (1 yr)
Photos Sept 2018

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ON THE ROAD

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