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Our newest engine is a 2014 KME Severe Service Engine and will be assigned to Fire Station #9 at 684 Long Ridge Road when it is placed in service. The new Engine 9 represents a dramatic departure from previous stratagies utilizing  entirely new specifications . All future Stamford Fire Department apparatus purchases will be modeled after this unit




  • Predator Severe Service 100″ Chassis 4 Door LFD w/Flat Roof
  • Rollover Protection System
  • Cab EMS Compartment w/Adjustable Shelves
  • 20″ Front Bumper Extension w/(1) Center Hosewell, (1) OS Hosewell, 2 Painted Tow Hooks


  • Cummins ISL9 450 hp Engine
  • Allison 3000 EVS Transmission w/Compression Brake


  • Hale QMax-150 1500 gpm Single Stage Pump
  • 1000 Gallon Poly Water Tank w/30 Gallon Foam Cell
  • Elkhart #241-150 150 gpm Inline Portable Foam Eductor
  • Side Mount Pump Panel


  • 165″ Flex Body Constructed of 3/16″ Aluminum
  • (3) Adjustable Hosebed Partitions


  • Class 1 Es-Key Multiplexed Electrical System
  • Kussmaul Model 1200, 40 Amp w/12 VDC 125 psi Air Compressor
  • Whelen Light Package


  • Overall Height: 114 1/2″+2
  • Overall Length: 392″
  • Wheelbase: 202″

The Stamford Fire Department is Proud to Unveil the Newest Addition to Our Fleet

Posted: December 18, 2013
About the Author: Captain Philip Hayes
Captain Hayes is a 31-year veteran of the Stamford Fire Department. He is currently assigned to the East Side Fire Station #4 on Shippan Avenue. In addition to his regular Fire Officer duties, he is a Public Relations Officer, the developer of the website and serves on the Departments' IT Team. He is also an avid fan of Fire Department history.
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