RETIRED 4/6/2018 - Acting Heavy Rescue 455 - This was a loaner vehicle in service with CFARS for 13 months. The unit was a 1994 Pierce Saber Rescue, on loan to us from Brindlee Mountain Fire Apparatus while our new rescue was being built. It was sold 4/6/18 by Brindlee to the Tioga Fire Department, Tiaoga, PA
RETIRED 10/2017 - Special Services 455 is a 2003 GMC 5500 chassis with an Almont Fire Trucks body. It serves as a special operations vehicle serving multiple tasks. Primarily it is the water rescue vehicle and the tow vehicle for the TRU and SAMT. The truck also serves as a second due and back up rescue. It is equipped with a drying system piped throughout the cabinets, a 5000 watt Honda generator, 2 1500 quartz lights mounted in the body, and 2 1500 watt tripods off of the back of the truck.
RETIRED 3/1/2017: Heavy Rescue 4556 is our primary rescue vehicle and responds as our first out rescue except on water rescues, which it is the second due. It is a 2004 Pierce, built on a 6 man quantum chassis with a 23 foot non-walk in body. 45-56 has a 500 horsepower 60 series Detroit engine, Tak 4 suspension, rollover protection, 55kw PTO generator, a 20kw Harrison Generator, a 9 bottle breathing air cascade, a 9000 watt quartz light tower, 1 4000 watt metal halide light tower. (Sold to Brindlee Mountain Fire Apparatus in Alabama)
Retired Support Vehicles
RETIRED July 2018 - TRU45 (Technical Rescue Support Unit) is a Haulmark 22-foot trailer. The TRU carries our shoring equipment for trench & structural collapse, dewatering & trash pumps, large scale outdoor lighting, construction equipment, and many other special tools and equipment. It has been dubbed “the real tool box”.