Platteville-Gilcrest Station 1

Station 1 – Platteville

Nate Siebert Photo ©

Fire Station 1 is located at 202 Main St. and built in 2019. This state of the art building features rescue props, a training room, an independent mechanic’s bay and room for spare apparatus.

Nate Siebert Photo ©

Nate Siebert Photo ©

Nate Siebert Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Charles Broshous Photo ©

Charles Broshous Photo ©

BATTALION CHIEF 3660

Photo Courtesy of Recreational Electric

2019 Ford F-250 4×4 – Special Service / Recreational Electric

TRUCK 3613

Charles Broshous Photo ©

(Truck 13) 2017 Pierce Enforcer (31083) with an Ascendant 107′ rear-mount heavy duty aerial, 1,500 GPM Pierce PUC Pump, and 500-gallon water tank, and a 20-gallon foam cell.

RESERVE ENGINE 3603

Rick Luebke Photo ©

2010 Spartan Gladiator / Rosenbauer 1500 gpm pump, 750 gallon water tank with 20 gallons of foam. Former 3601.

MEDIC 3621

Charles Broshous Photo ©

2019 Ford E-450 / Life Line Superliner Type III (452919).

Charles Broshous Photo ©

MEDIC 3623

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2019 Ford E-450 / Life Line Superliner Type III.

RESCUE 3653

Rick Luebke Photo ©

2001 International 4900 / SVI Air/Light. Serves Rehab and Rescue with an SCBA on-board compressor and decontamination shower.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

TENDER 3641

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Kenworth / SVI 3500 gallon water tank, former Platteville Fire Protection District (Colorado) Tanker 1.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Station 1 Historical Photos

ENGINE 3601

Rick Luebke Photo ©

2010 Spartan Gladiator / Rosenbauer 1500 gpm pump, 750 gallon water tank with 20 gallons of foam pro and tower light. Portable & inline Hurst pumps & extrication tools.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ENGINE 3603

Rick Luebke Photo ©

1989 FMC / Spartan 1250 gpm pump and 750 gallon water tank, former Platteville Fire Protection District (Colorado) Pumper 3.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

RESCUE 3657

Rick Luebke Photo ©

2003 Spartan Gladiator / SVI Heavy Rescue. The unit features a built in airline & electrical, inline hydraulic systems, water rescue, extrication & MCI equipment, high & low angle rescue and command tower light. Former Rescue 3621.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

ENGINE 3601

Charles Broshous Photo ©

2016 Rosenbauer RBM Commander (14224) 1500 GPM Hale pump, 750 gallon water tank with 30 gallons of foam. Reassigned as Engine 3602.

Station 1 – Platteville

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Fire Station 1 is located at 303 Main St. and built in 1973. In 2009, this station became a staffed station 24/7/365 with a minimum of a 3-man engine crew. Land was purchased in Platteville to design and build a new future headquarter station. This is the former Platteville Volunteer Fire Department Station 1

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

BRUSH 3631

Rick Luebke Photo ©

1997 International 4900 / E-One 500 gpm pump, 500 gallon water tank with in cab pump operations, front & side spray bars, pump and roll, former Platteville Fire Protection District (Colorado) Brush 1. Reassigned as Brush 3602.

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

Rick Luebke Photo ©

TRUCK 3613

Ian Zahn Photo ©

(Truck 13) 2017 Pierce Enforcer (31083) with an Ascendant 107′ rear-mount heavy duty aerial, 1500 GPM Pierce PUC Pump, and 500-gallon water tank with foam. shown here with the “Ascendant” on the ladder.