Parish of Ascension
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Sealed bids will be received by Ascension Parish Government at the Ascension Parish Government Purchasing Office, 615 E. Worthey Street, Gonzales, Louisiana 70737 (mailing address PO Box 2392, Gonzales, LA 70707-2392) until, May 17, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. local time. The bids will be publicly opened and read aloud for the following:
Tandem Dump Trucks (3 units)
Model T400 Series Conventional – T440 6 x 4 Class 8
Application: Intended SSERV: Construction Vehicles used in the construction, commodity: Gravel/Crushed Rock/Sand
Engine & equipment – PACCAR PX-9 350 @ 2000 321@ 2200, 1150 @ 1400 includes turbo exhaust brake, no code is used diagnostic plug for data
Body – Type: End dump, length (ft.) 15.0, height (ft.): 13.5, max laden weight (lbs.) 4000
Transmission: Allison 300RDS 6-speed with PTO Drive gear, 5th GEN controls, includes heat exchanger & oil level sensor. Rugged duty series for vocational applications. Transynd transmission fluid is standard on all Allison 1000, 2000, 3000, & 4000 series transmissions. Requires a push button shift control code. Temperature gauge is standard on class 8 modes.
Truck Bed Requirements
Dump Body – Frame Type 13.5’, model MSF651-13.5, yardage 12/14 floor/material 3/16 A1011, Front/material 48” 10GA A1011, side material 42” 10 10GA A1011, vertical side brace-yes, horizontal brace-yes / hoist / cylinder VTW 63110, hydraulics-yes
Tarp system – Installed with Donovan electric arm, aluminum, no bent arm, tarp size 90” x 18’ asphalt, no side flaps
Pintle plate ¾ ton, pintle hitch 30 ton, with glad hands and d-ring, no tow hooks, electric plug 7 way, and pup rigging
LA. R.S. 38:2212(F) (2)
Whenever in specifications the name of a certain brand, make, manufacturer, or definite specifications utilized, the specifications, shall state clearly that they do not restrict bidders to the specific brand, make, manufacturer, or specification named; that they are used only to set forth and convey to prospective bidders the general style, type character, and quality of the product desired and that equivalent products will be acceptable…
Unit to be received/delivered to 42077 Churchpoint Road, Gonzales, Louisiana 70737 within 120 days from date of Ascension Parish Government Purchase Order.
Specifications may be obtained at the Ascension Parish Government, Purchasing Department located at 615 E. Worthey Street, Gonzales, Louisiana 70737. Electronic Bids are accepted at Central Bidding. Central Bidding can be accessed at http://www.centralauctionhouse.com. “Official” Bid Documents are available at Central Bidding. For questions related to the electronic bidding process, please call Central Bidding at 225-810-4814.”
The Parish of Ascension reserves the right to disqualify any Bid, response to a Request for Qualifications, or Request for Proposals if it is determined that the submitting business entity is not in good standing with the Louisiana Secretary of State or is not authorized to do business in the State of Louisiana.
Ascension Parish Government reserves the right to reject any and all bids for just cause.
ASCENSION PARISH GOVERNMENT
KENNY MATASSA, PARISH PRESIDENT
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