Station 3 is located in East Braintree at the corner of Commercial and Hayward Streets.
This station houses our Engine 3, as well as our spare Engine 5, and the Forestry Truck. The crew in East Braintree is also the responding crew to all Marine Unit responses.
1 Hayward St, Braintree, MA 02184
Forestry 1: 1992 Ford F-250 4x4 125/250
Responds along with a District engine to outside fires and fires in multilevel parking structures.
Engine 5: 1998 E-One Cyclone II 1250/500
Spare Engine, not manned.
Engine 3: 2012 E-One Typhoon 1500/750/30F
First due Engine to all calls in District 3. Second alarm assignment to Districts 1 & 2.
Marine Unit / Fire Rescue 1
New to Braintree in 2018. "Chet" is a Munson 34' Packman landing craft style fireboat. It's powered by twin Yamaha 300 HP outboards.
It has a 350 HP pump capable of 1500 gpm with 3 deckguns.
It includes a 7500 KW generator and room for 2 patients.
The boat is docked on the Weymouth Fore River at the Braintree Yacht Club, (9 Gordon Rd.)
Braintree's Fire Rescue 1 is the only Fire Boat of it's capacity between Boston and Cape Cod. It is available for mutual aid to any coastal community along the South Shore and will respond to boat fires, water rescues, medicals, marina fires, and any other emergency situations on or near the water.