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 2003 Emergency One Cyclone II 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 - 2016 Ford / PL Custom
Brush Engine 36
South Metro operates several Brush Engines which are specialized vehicles used by our Wildland Firefighting Team. These vehicles are specifically designed to fight brush fires in the wildland interface. Technical Details 2000 International / Emergency One with a 1250 gpm pump, 500 gallon water tank, Compressed Air Foam System (CAFS), remote operated bumper turret and light tower.