Heavy Rescue Squad 153

Heavy Rescue Squad 153

Heavy Rescue Squad 153 is the fourth unit to respond out of Station 1 for city calls, the fifth out for rural calls and the first due for motor vehicle crashes and industrial incidents. The primary duty of 153 on fire calls is rehab.

Purchase price: $500,000

Specifications include:

  • 2006 Pierce Quantum 6-person cab
  • 425 hp 60 Series Detroit Diesel engine
  • Allison automatic transmission
  • 19 ft walk-through body with seating for 7
  • 30 kW PTO driven generator

Equipment includes:

  • Two 20 ft light towers (4.5 kW each)
  • Genesis hydraulic pump
  • Two 100 ft hydraulic hose reels
  • Genesis hydraulic spreader
  • Genesis hydraulic cutter
  • Genesis hydraulic mini-cutter
  • Air bags
  • Stabilization jacks, step chocks, and cribbing
  • Saws
  • Two PPV fans
  • Various hand tools
  • Spare SCBA bottles
  • Ropes and harnesses
  • Rehab supplies
  • EMS equipment
  • Portable lighting