Indianapolis Fire Department
Station 31

Northern Hazmat Decon Team

Engine - Ladder - TSU - Tactical Hazmat Decon
Wishard Medic

IFD Station 31 - 4155 North College Avenue

Indianapolis Fire Department Station 31 - 4155 North College Avenue
Station 31 moved to this new home on March 29, 1995. In December 2008, the 31's became one of the largest stations at IFD
when a TSU and the northside EDO were reassigned here. All personnel and apparatus at Station 31 are trained and equipped
for Hazardous Materials response.

 
Engine 31 - 2007 Ferrara Inferno Custom Pumper - 2000gpm/500gal/40gal foam

Engine 31 - 2007 Ferrara Inferno Custom Pumper - 2000gpm/500gal/40gal foam

 
Engine 31 - 2007 Ferrara Inferno Custom Pumper - 2000gpm/500gal/40gal foam

Engine 31 - 2007 Ferrara Inferno Custom Pumper - 2000gpm/500gal/40gal foam
Engine 31 was the one of three Ferrara Pumpers that went into service in July 2007. It replaced a Pierce Lance which
was reassigned to reserve status.

 
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Ladder 31 - 2008 Pierce Arrow XT 105' Rear-mount Aerial (#19907)
This former Pierce demo truck matched IFD's specs and was placed into service in January 2009.
L-31 became the 3rd of 4 Pierce ladder trucks in the active IFD fleet.
 
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Ladder 31 - 2008 Pierce Arrow XT 105' Rear-mount Aerial (#19907)
 
Ladder 31 - 2008 Pierce Arrow XT 105' Rear-mount Aerial (#19907)
This former Pierce demo truck matched IFD's specs and was placed into service in January 2009.
L-31 became the 3rd of 4 Pierce ladder trucks in the active IFD fleet.
 
Ladder 31 - 1996 Simon-Duplex/LTI 100' Mid-mount tiller ladder

Former Ladder 31 - 1996 Simon-Duplex/LTI 100' Mid-mount tiller ladder (#95 046 05)
Replaced in January of 2009, Ladder 31 previously served as one of two tiller ladders in the IFD fleet (along with L-7).
It's manueverability made it a favorite with it's drivers. However, minor accidents and a growing maintenance record
ultimately led to it's demise after service for nearly 13 years.

 
Ladder 31 - 1996 Simon-Duplex/LTI 100' Mid-mount tiller ladder

Former Ladder 31 - 1996 Simon-Duplex/LTI 100' Mid-mount tiller ladder
Ladder 31 returning to quarters

 
Ladder 31 - 1996 Simon-Duplex/LTI 100' Mid-mount tiller ladder

Former Ladder 31 - 1996 Simon-Duplex/LTI 100' Mid-mount tiller ladder

 
Code 3 Collectibles diecast replica of Ladder 31

In April 2000 Code 3 Collectibles produced this excellent diecast replica of Ladder 31

 
Decon 31 - 1994 Freightliner FL-70/American Fire Rescue - Walk-around Medium Rescue

Decon 31 - 1994 Freightliner FL-70/2006-American Fire Rescue - Walk-around Medium Rescue
When Rescue Squad 18 was decomissioned in early 2006, this rig was refurbished and reassigned as Decon 31.
All new equipment was ordered. It now responds as part of the Northern Hazmat Team covering from 16th Street North
to the Marion/Hamilton County line.

 
Tactical Support 6 - 2000 International 4400/2004 Horton - walk-in Lighting/Air/Rehab Truck
Tactical Support 31 - 2000 International 4400/2004 Horton - walk-in Lighting/Air/Rehab Truck
Originally planned as a Heavy Rescue Demonstration unit, Horton worked with members of Washington Township
Station 223 to custom configure this rig for optimum Support capabilities.
 
Tactical Support 6 - 2000 International 4400/2004 Horton - walk-in Lighting/Air/Rehab Truck
Tactical Support 31 - 2000 International 4400/2004 Horton - walk-in Lighting/Air/Rehab Truck
In December 2008, this rig was reassigned from Station 6 to the 31's. TSU 31 now responds to
all working fires, water rescues and Hazmat incidents throughout Battalion 2's area.
 
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Wishard Medic 31 - Ford E-450/Excellance

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