Bower Hill Volunteer Fire Department
Scott Township Fire District - Allegheny County Station 255

Our Apparatus
2007 Fleet

255 Engine 1
1998 Pierce
255 Engine 1 is a 1998 Pierce Dash 2000 Triple Combination Pumper. It is configured to be the first-out engine for responses to motor vehicle collisions, motor vehicle fires, rescue incidents, electrical and water hazards, hazardous materials incidents and other non-fire incidents, and as a support piece for fire incidents. It is equipped with a foam system, a 15 Kilowatt generator, two light towers, a front-mounted winch and an air cascade.

255 Engine 2
Engine 2

255 Engine 2 is a 2013 Pierce Triple Combination Pumper. It is equipped with a CAFS (Compressed Air Foam System) and is the first-out engine for residential structure fires.

255 Engine 3

255 Engine 3 is a 2008 Sutphen Triple Combination Pumper. It is the first-out unit for commercial structure fires. It carries a  foam system, a 15 Kilowatt generator and a light tower.

255 Squad
Photo 2005 Ford
255 Squad is a 2005 Ford F350 XLT Super Duty four-wheel drive, crew-cab pickup with utility boxes and a roll-out bed. It is used to transport personnel safely to scenes and training details and carries safety and accountability equipment for use at fire scenes for firefighter safety, including an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and first aid equipment. It is used to carry equipment used at fire scenes back to the station for rehabilitation. It is also used for public service details, EMS support calls, and other utility purposes.

255 Command
2013 Ford
255 Command is a 2013 Ford Police Interceptor Utility. It is equipped with command and communications equipment, and is used as a mobile command post and for fire investigation support. This vehicle is assigned to the Fire Chief for department use. In the Chief's absence, it is assigned to the next ranking line officer.

Scott Township EMS Ambulances (co-owned with Glendale Hose Co. No. 1)
STEMS Ambulances
Click Here to see the ambulances that Bower Hill and Glendale supply to Scott Township EMS
Retired Apparatus
1984 Fleet
Click Here to see our apparatus history, and for information on apparatus that have been retired from service with Bower Hill.

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Bower Hill VFD
161 Vanadium Road
Bridgeville PA 15017-3025

Emergency Dial 911

Business Phone 412-221-3497

Fax 412-221-3990


This Page Last Update:
May 29, 2014