Fire Boat 15 is 36' LOA, 10'9" BOA, 19,500lbs, powered by Twin Cummins Diesel Turbo 480hp engines utilizing Jet Drive and has a 25" draft. FB-15 is equipped to provide Fire Supression, MEDIVAC, Search and Rescue, HAZMAT/CBRN, Basic Life Support EMS along with Fast Response.
Special Operations 15 is a Support Unit for the New Castle County High Angle, Confine Space Rescue and Surface/Swift Water Rescue Teams. Rescue Technicians respond with Spec Ops 15 throughout New Castle County as well as calls for mutual aid from around the region.
Special Ops 15 carries both Surface and Swift Water Gear, De-watering equipment and additional High Angle and Confine Space Rescue Equipment.
Command Center in the rear of the vehicle with 800 MGZ Radio, Marine Band Radio, Incident Command Board, Incident Command Vests, Assorted Literature, Copier Machine, First Aid Medical Bag, AED, 45 Minute SCBA, Fire Extinguisher, Flashlight