Our Firetrucks & Equipment
The Eureka Fire Protection District not only has the equipment to get the job done quickly and safely, but our personnel also have the essential training to utilize the equipment efficiently. The firefighters and paramedics in our organization are members of teams such as our Technical Rescue Team, Swiftwater Rescue Team, Equine Search and Rescue Team, Strike Team 5, and IST.
Ladder Truck 2415 is an Rosenbauer aerial truck with a 2000 GPM pump and a 109 foot ladder. While there aren't any 100 foot buildings in Eureka's district, the setbacks of many structures require the long reach of this truck. This truck also carries an AED for cardiac emergencies.
Pumper 2414 is a 2012 Smeal/ Spartan Gladiator Pumper/Tanker/Tech Rescue/ Haz-Mat unit. 500 hp Cummins, Allison 4000 EVS series automatic, 2000 GPM Hale midship pump, 1000 Gal. Booster tank, Waterous automatic CAFS as well as Class B foam system w/ auto tank fill capability, Speed lays, front intake, trashline & Hurst 10,000p.s.i.
2023 Rosenbauer Pumper 2420 is stationed out of House #2 on West 5th Street. A 500 HP Cummins, Allison HD-4000 EVS. Has a Hale 1500 GPM single stage pump and1250 gallon tank with a 30 gallon Class A cell. Also has a full compliment of Hurst Rescue tools for people trapped in vehicles.
Rescue pumper 2433 is 2016 Rosenbauer. It carries a full complement of extrication equipment, air bags, high angle rescue, and air monitoring equipment. This unit also has a thermal imager 5 gas detector on board.
Pumper/Tanker/Rescue 2490 is a 2010 Rosenbauer. This truck has a 2000 gpm midship pump with a 1250 gal. booster tank; CAFS system as well as Class B foam system. Midship pump panel, 2-1 ¾ ” & 1- 2 ½” speed lays, front intake & trash line. Electric and hydraulic reels. Hurst high-pressure rescue tools, 2000’ of 3” & 5” hose. 2000 gal. folda tank and ladders stowed on top on hydraulic racks. Extendable dump shute in rear.
2000 American La France Ladder truck 2495 is stationed at the Training Center. It has Detroit 500 HP engine with a Allison HD-4060 transmission. 2000 GPM Hale pump with 500 gallon water tank. The aerial ladder is 100 feet long.
Brush / Utility unit 2419 is stationed out of House # 1 on Highway 109. 2419 has several duties including running as a brush unit for wildland fires. The booster hose reels and storage boxes are hung under the bed, and the water tank is custom fabricated from diamond plate aluminum to allow clearance of the gooseneck trailer.
Brush / Utility unit 2428 is a 2011 Chevy Silverado Pickup. It is stationed out of House #2 on West 5th Street. This unit has a skid unit slid in the bed to allow for response on brush fires. The vehicle is also used for towing boat 24Boat2 and other trailers as needed.
Brush / Utility unit 2438 is out of Station # 3 in Hoene Springs, MO. This truck is 2009 Cheverolet Silverado 3500 (SRW) crew cab, with Knaphide utility body and a 250 gal. skid unit. Brush Truck 2438 carries a class A foam cell and a 400 GPM Hale Pump. This Unit supports Brush, Boat Ops., Utility, and EMS.
Rescue Boat 24Boat1 is a flatbottom boat. It can operate in flood and swiftwater situations. It has a very shallow draft to operate in the Meramec River. It has a 150 HP jet motor.
Rescue Boat 24Boat2 is a rescue boat. It can operate in flood and swiftwater situations. It is a 1993 Weld Craft 18-60 with a 150 HP Mercury Jet motor.
Inflatable Ridged Bottom Boat 24Boat3 is a rescue boat. It can operate in flood and swiftwater situations. It is propelled by a 30 HP Evenrude motor with a rescue prop.
The Eureka Fire Protection District hosts and maintains the mobile command center, Unit number 24Comm-2, for the St. Louis Regional Response System Missouri Region C / Illinois MABAS 32 and 25. The mobile command center provides extensive inter-communications capabilities, incident management equipment, and information technology systems. The mobile command center has responded for incident management as part of the St. Louis Incident Support Team (IST) and planning requests ranging from storm damage in southern Missouri to the NHRA races at Gateway International Raceway. The mobile command center is called the "EM50" as a tongue-in-cheek reference to the RV in the movie "Stripes".
The Eureka Fire Protection District has several vehicles that are used for our administrative and command functions. Each of the the four command officers has a vehicle assigned to them that they operate on a regular basis as they must respond on incidents at any given moment. Additionally, our fire inspection and other daily operations require us to have transportation other than fire apparatus.
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2022 Cam-AM Defender 6X6 Utility Task Vehicle 24UTV-1T is a search & rescue and patient transportation vehicle. It has EMS transport capability. This is used for accessing patients in areas that are not accessible by an ambulance.
2019 Polaris Ranger 6X6 Utility Task Vehicle 24UTV-3F is a search & rescue, firefighting, and patient transportation vehicle. It carries 100 gallons of water and has 80 GPM pump.