Indianapolis Fire Department
Station 13 - Canal District

Southern Hazmat Task Force

Squad - Engine - Ladder - Tactical Hazmat - Battalion 13

Indianapolis Fire Department Station 13 - 439 West Ohio Street - Westside Downtown

Indianapolis Fire Department Station 13 - 439 West Ohio Street - Westside Downtown
Opened: July 31, 1987

 
Engine 13 - 2007 Ferrara Inferno Custom Pumper - 2000gpm/500gal/40gal foam

Engine 13 - 2007 Ferrara Inferno Custom Pumper - 2000gpm/500gal/40gal foam
Engine 13 was the last of three Ferrara Pumpers delivered to IFD in 2007. It went into service in late July.

 
Engine 13 - 2007 Ferrara Inferno Custom Pumper - 2000gpm/500gal/40gal foam

Engine 13 - 2007 Ferrara Inferno Custom Pumper - 2000gpm/500gal/40gal foam
Engine 13 was the last of three Ferrara Pumpers delivered to IFD in 2007. It went into service in late July. E-13 is shown
here standing by for a box alarm at the RCA Dome on a late summer evening in September 2007. Engine 13 is the first-due
Engine Company for the Lucas Oil Stadium, the Indiana Convention Center and Conseco Fieldhouse.

 
Ladder 13 - 2004 Pierce Dash 100' Rear-mount platform - 2000gpm/300gal
Ladder 13 - 2003 Pierce Dash 100' Rear-mount platform - 2000gpm/300gal
This state-of-the-art aerial with it's larger rescue-sized platform replaced an older Grumman Tower in August 2004.
 
Ladder 13 - 2004 Pierce Dash 100' Tower - 2000gpm/300gal

Ladder 13 - 2003 Pierce Dash 100' Rear-mount platform - 2000gpm/300gal
Besides the smoother TAK-4 ride, computerized pumps and ladder controls and a larger cab.
The crew really appreciates the CD player that came standard with this rig!

 
Ladder 13 - 2004 Pierce Dash 100' Tower - 2000gpm/300gal

Ladder 13 - 2003 Pierce Dash 100' rear-mount Aerial Platform - 2000gpm/300gal
Ladder 13 is one of two Pierce Ladder in the IFD Flet the second is at Station 14.

 
Tactical 13 ds

Tactical 13 - 1994 Pierce Lance Custom Walk-in Heavy Rescue Hazmat Unit w/Command Cab
Tactical 13 responds to all confirmed Hazmat incidents throughout Indianapolis. It is the centerpiece of the downtown and
southside Hazmat Task Force which includes Tactical 19 (Decon).

 
Tactical 13 - 1994 Pierce Lance Custom Walk-in Heavy Rescue Hazmat Unit w/Command Cab

Tactical 13 - 1994 Pierce Lance Custom Walk-in Heavy Rescue Hazmat Unit w/Command Cab

 
Squad 13 - 2004 Ford F-550/Pierce Contender - Light Rescue

Squad 13 - 2003 Ford F-550/Pierce Contender - Light Rescue
ALS Rescue Squads are located in high-run districts to relieve the Engine Companies from responding to EMS
calls where additional manpower is not needed. Squads are staffed by one FF/EMT and one Paramedic.

 
Squad 13 - 2004 Ford F-550/Pierce Contender - Light Rescue

Squad 13 - 2003 Ford F-550/Pierce Contender - Light Rescue

 
Battalion 13 - 2002 Ford Excursion - Command Vehicle

Battalion Chief 13 - 2002 Ford Excursion - Command Vehicle

 
Station 13 Trucks: Engine - Ladder - Tactical

Station 13 Trucks: Engine - Ladder - Tactical

The 13's was an all-Pierce house until the arrival of the new Ferrara Engine in the fall of 2007.

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