Utility 46

Utility 46 is a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Long Bed Pickup Truck, utilized as a Rapid Response Vehicle and driven by the 2nd Assistant Chief. It features a custom center-console with radios monitoring all fire/police/EMS traffic in Darien and surrounding towns. It carries a complement of fire fighting gear or mission-specific equipment, such as when used to tow DFD's rigid hull inflatable boat.

Truck Details

  • Type: 2002 Chevrolet Silverado 2500
  • In Service: January 2002
  • Assignments: All Incidents
  • Communications: 2 radios
  • Equip. Storage: In-cab under-seat
  • Motorola radios
  • Townwide emergency monitoring
  • Rapid Response Vehicle
  • Whelen Light Bar
  • Turnout Gear
  • Medical Bag
  • Trailer Tow Package
  • Custom Wiring
  • Extinguishers
  • Water Rescue Equip.
  • Portable Radios
  • Portable Lights

Assigned To

Assists the Chief and 1st Assist Chief in discharge of their duties.

2nd Assist Chief

Alex Orsi

2nd Assist. Chief Meet Our Officers


Each apparatus is custom-built to our demanding specifications, outfitted with the latest technology and tools, and tailored to the wide range of alarms we handle.