About our fleet


Manchaca Fire Rescue

The Manchaca Fire/Rescue fleet is a variety of apparatus (7 vehicles total) that have a wide range of capabilities we need in order to fulfill our mission.

Our current fleet includes:
  • Engine 501
  • Engine 511
  • Tender 501
  • Tender 511
  • Brush Truck 501
  • Command 501
  • Battallion 501

Our ESD (Travis County Emergency Services District #5) owns all of our apparatus.


Engine 501


Engine 501 is our newest apparatus. It is a Pierce Velocity PUC Pumper with 750 gallons of water and 30 gallons of foam. It was purchased in February of 2016.


A snapshot of our apparatus

Engine 501
Our main engine. Engine 501 is a CAFS capable engine which can seat up to 6 firefighters and carries the "jaws of life" as well as a variety of other specialized cache of tools.
Engine 511
Engine 511 is a CAFS capable engine which can seat up to 6 firefighters.
Tender 501
Tender 501 can transport up to 3000 gallons of water to a scene. It is also a pumping apparatus and can seat 2 firefighters.
Brush Truck 501
Brush 501 is frontline wildland apparatus which carries 250 gallons of water as well as a tool cache specialized in wildlfire suppression.