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Northfield's primary engine was purchased in 2016.

Engine 1 is the second truck out of the station for most calls such as structure fires, alarm calls, motor vehicle accidents and mutual aid calls.

Equipment on this truck include:

• 1000 gallon tank
• 1500 Gallons per minute capeable of supplying multiple hose lines
• Top mounted deck gun
• Portable pump
• Generator
• Chainsaw
• Scott Airpacks

• Ladders and forcible entry tools
• 1500 gallon portable tank
• Thermal imager


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Northfield's primary engine was purchased in 2003. The last 3 pictures below show the truck being assembled at the Pierce factory.

Engine 2 is the second truck out of the station for most calls such as structure fires, alarm calls, motor vehicle accidents and mutual aid calls.

Equipment on this truck include:
• 1000 gallon tank
• 1500 Gallons per minute
capable of supplying multiple hose lines
• Top mounted deck gun
• Foam Supply
• Portable pump
• Generator
• Chainsaw
• Interspiro Airpacks

• Ladders and forcible entry tools

   
   

Rescue 1 is the newest addition to the Northfield Fire Department. It was put in service in January 2009. This truck carries all of our rescue gear. Rescue 1 responds to auto accidents and any other type of rescue call.

Truck Specs
1986 E-One Medium Duty Rescue Truck w/27,000 lb. GVWR
GMC 7000 series Chassis
Engine: 8.2L Detroit Diesel - 210 HP
Transmission: 4 speed Allison Automatic
14’ E-One aluminum walk-in rescue body

Equipment on this truck includes:
Jaws of Life and other extrication tools
Air Packs
Onan 12KW Generator w/2 electric cord reels
Saws
Throw bags (a bag containing rope)
Rope gun
Scene Lighting

   

We purchased this in 1998 from the Selden, Long Island Fire Department.

Ladder 1 is used in situations where height is an issue. It responds to most structure fires and chimney fires.

It is also called upon by surrounding towns who do not have a ladder truck.

Equipment on this truck include:
• 100 ft Aerial rear mounted hydraulic ladder
• Chainsaw
• K12 saw
• Airpacks

• Extension Ladders and forcible entry tools

 

 

 
   

This is Northfield's new water tanker. This replaces our former 1969 tanker. We acquired this truck through military surplus. Many hours of hard work have been put into this truck by our members to convert this truck to fit our needs. It was all done without costing the town any money.

• 1250 gallon tank
• 750 Gallons per minute

 

Below are some photo's of the conversion done from the old truck to the new one.

   

Brush 1 was purchased new in 2012.

This truck responds to calls involving brush fires. We carry many tools on this truck to asssit us in Putting them out.

Equipment on this truck include:
• 1000 gallon tank
• 1500 Gallons per minute

brush 1
   

This boat was purchased in 2001. The surrounding towns of Turners Falls, Gill and Sunderland also have this model. If the situation arose these boats could be joined together in the water creating a large working platform.

Equipment on the boat include:
• Throw bags (a bag containing rope)
• floatation devices