Engine 1 is the first line company at Station 1. They respond to most of the calls on the East side of Batavia and assist at calls on the West side. Engine 1 is an Advanced Life Support vehicle, which means it carries extensive EMS equipment and is staffed with at least 1 paramedic at all times. It carries 750 gallons of water and can pump at 1500 gpm.
BFD's boat is a necessary part of the fleet due to the Fox River. The boat has been used for many emergencies both in swift water situations and freezing conditions.