Apparatus

Queensbury Central Maintains 2 Stations. Each Fire Station is strategically located on opposites of the Northway (I87) and provides equal response to emergencies within our response district.

Station 1

Year Constructed: 1989

Location: 17 Lafayette Street Queensbury,NY 12804

Phone: (518) 792-8539

Engine 315

Engine 315 -- A 2004 Engine built by Pierce Fire Apparatus on a Pierce Enforcer chassis. It carries 750 gallons of water, it has a 1500 gpm pump and a full compliment of forcible entry, attack, rescue and salvage equipment. It also has a hydraulic ladder rack located on the passengers side, Bullard Imaging Camera, and a Scout 4-Gas Meter. Engine 315 has a Harrison 6 Killowatt generator on board, with hot-shift feature that is able to be engaged while the apparatus is moving.

Engine Rescue 316

Engine Rescue 316 is a 2018 Pierce Enforcer with 1000 gallons of water and a 1500gpm PUC pump. It has seating for 6, an Amkus Ultimate 6 tool hydraulic extrication system, 10kw Harrison Generator, Willburt 6 head mast light tower, Whelen scene lighting, and full depth compartments on both sides.

Tower One

Tower One is a 2006 Bronto Skylift built on an E-One Typhoon frame. Tower One has a bucket height of 134 feet and replaced a 1989 95 foot Mack/Baker Aerialscope in 2006. This truck is one of the only 134' Bronto Skylifts in the Northeast (and country for that matter) the other being located at the Southampton Fire Department in Southampton,NY. Tower One is also the second tallest articulating boom tower trucks in the United States (the tallest being a 135' Bronto in Alcoa,TN and a 135' Bronto in Royal Oak,MI).

Utility 115

Utility 115 is a 2011 Ford F-350 Superduty XL. Utility 115 is the primary EMS and Water Rescue response vehicle for QCFD. Powered by a 6.2 Liter V8 Ford Flex-Fuel engine, Utility 115 is capable of towing up to 12,100 Lbs. Utility 115 carries more than 150 traffic cones on board, as well as other signs to warn motorists that they are approaching an emergency scene. This includes an arrowboard mounted on top of 115 that has a visibility of about 1 mile.

Brush 118

Brush 118 is a 2009 Polaris Ranger 6 Wheeler. Brush 118 is our primary remote rescue and forest fire vehicle. Brush 118 has a WARN industries winch on the front bumper as well as a Kimtek Firelite and Medlite skid units. The firelite skid has a Honda GX450 pump as well as two gallons of foam and a forestry line. The medlite skid has the ability to carry one victim in a stokes basket and passenger.

Station 2

Year Constructed: 1968, dedicated 1969

Location: 145 Aviation Road Queensbury,NY 12804

Phone: (518) 798-1138

Engine Rescue 317

Engine-Rescue 317 is a 2014 Spartan Gladiator Rescue Pumper. ER-317 carries several life saving tools, including the jaws of life. ER-317 has a 1000 Gallon water tank and a 1500 GPM Hale DSD pump, as well as a 10 kW Harrison Generator.

Engine 318

A 2000 Engine built by Smeal Fire Apparatus on an HME chassis, E318 carries 750 gallons of water, it has a 1500 gpm pump and a full compliment of forcible entry, attack, rescue and salvage equipment. It also has a hydraulic ladder rack located on the passengers side, an Augustus piercing nozzle pre-connected on the front bumper and an Advanced Modular Power Systems (AMPS) 6 Killowatt generator on board.

Brush 119


Command Vehicles

Car 216

2009 Chevy Tahoe



Rescue 117

2006 Chevy Tahoe