Ambulance Design FinalizedAfter weeks of looking at ambulances from surrounding services, a trip by four members to Maine, and reviewing and tweaking specification prints, HFD members have finalized t...
Smoke in Basement Call Quickly EscalatesJust after 1pm, April 14, Hinesburg Fire was dispatched to Martel Lane in ST George for a report of smoke in the basement of a home. Dispatch reported the resi...
Smoke Coming from EavesAt 10:54am Saturday, Feb 6, Hinesburg Fire was dispatched to a residence on Swamp Rd. A passerby called 911 reporting grey smoke coming from the eaves.Chief Barber responded di...
Engine 2 is our first due engine for almost all of our calls and is equipped with a 1250 GPM pump with CAFS (Compressed air foam system) 1000 gallons of water, six head 1800 watt night fighter scene light, generator,Scott air packs and spare bottles.
2003 Ford F550
Hinesburg Engine 3 is equipped with a skid mount CAFS pump, knight fighter command light, portable combi unit, scott air packs
2012 Ford F350
Replaced our Durango as our primary EMS unit with a full complement of medical supplies and equipment and more space to carry personnel and equipment.
The Palmer Water Company (Tanker 1)
The Palmer Water Company was dedicated to George Palmer in recognition for 50 years of service to the Hinesburg Fire Department. The Tanker is equipped with 2100 gallons of water and a 500 GPM pump, forestry tools and portable pond.
Wainer/Emmons Rescue Company -- Engine 1
2015 E-One Rescue Pumper
The engine carries 1,035 gallons of water, 34 gallons of foam, and is also a compressed air foam truck. This truck has several attack lines and a deck gun. In addition to firefighting tools, this apparatus also carries the Jaws of Life, cutters and ram tools. It has seats for a full crew– operator, officer and four firefighters.
The Rescue Pumper has been named the Wainer/Emmons Rescue Company in honor of Dr. Wainer who donated Rescue 1 in 1998, Paul Emmons, who reaches 50 years of service in January 2016, and J Bradley Wainer, who will be celebrating 50 years of service to the Fire Department in 2017.