Utility Trucks

The Utility Truck

The department has the following utility trucks used to handle specific tasks.

Utility 18Utility 18

  • Make/Model: Chevrolet Custom Deluxe
  • Year: 1982
  • Manufacturer: Pierce Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Location: Station 3
  • Description: Utility 18 is a small dry chemical truck built to augment service to the many specialized facilities found within or just outside Inver Grove Heights city limits.  The truck carries 500 lbs. of “Purple K” extinguishing agent, which can be used to fight liquid, spill, or electrical fires.   It can be crewed by two firefighters.