South Metro's Engine Companies are designed to be initial response units to all-hazard emergencies involving fires, medicals, traffic accidents or hazardous materials. Engines are staffed by 3 or 4 firefighters and depending where they are housed in our district, carry between 750 and 1,500 gallons of water. Technical Details - 2013 Pierce Velocity with a 1500 gpm pump and 750 gallon water tank.
South Metro Medic Units are staffed by a crew of two Firefighters and at least one is a Paramedic. They respond to all types of emergencies and can transport patients to the hospital. Technical Details - 2006 Ford / PL Custom
Dive Rescue 3 is a specialty vehicle operated by South Metro's Water Rescue Team. It responds to all water related rescue and recovery calls with certified rescue divers. It carries a wide variety of equipment including dry suits and SCUBA gear and also tows a Boston Whaler Rescue Boat. Technical Details - 1994 Supthen / Salisbury which originally served with the Mastic N.Y. Fire Department and responded to the World Trade Center attack on 9/11/01.