Showcase: Cutchogue (N.Y.) Fire Dept. Has a New Boat


  • Unit Type: Boat
  • Year: 2008
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  • Engine: Twin Honda 200 hp 4-stroke
  • Transmission: NA
  • Pump: Hale 550-gpm
  • Tank: NA
  • Generator: NA
  • Aerial: NA
  • Location: NY

The Cutchogue (N.Y.) Fire Department now has a fire boat in service. It is a custom built 28-foot Curtis Marine, all-aluminum hull with an enclosed, heated pilot house. It has capabilities of transporting two patients.

Other features include integrated radar and GPS and a roof-mounted FLIR Nightvision system. It also has a thermal imaging camera, dive door with an integrated ladder and a lifting davit.

For fire suppression, it has a Hale 550 gpm pump with a bow monitor and handlines on the back.