Ladder Trucks

The ladder truck has firefighting capabilities similar to an engine truck. However, the ladder truck has a hydraulically powered aerial platform ladder. A ladder truck is the first truck dispatched to any structure fire in a multi-family or commercial building.

Ladder 30

Ladder 30
  • Make / Model: Grumman
  • Engineer: Brandon Buckley
  • Assistant Engineer: Dave Talley
  • Year: 1988
  • Location: Station 3
  • Description: The ladder on Ladder 30 extends 102.5 feet. The pump is rated at 1500 gallons per minute (gpm). The tank on Ladder 30 is very small, only 200 gallons, so the truck must have a water source before it can used for pumping.

Ladder 13

  • Coming Fall of 2010
  • Engineer: TBD
  • Assistant. Engineer: TBD
  • Make / Model: Pierce Velocity
  • Year: 2010
  • Location: Station 1
  • Description: Pierce PUC - 75’ (foot) heavy duty aluminum ladder with 1500 gpm single stage pump