Government Contract | Arkansas
Asphalt Distributor, 1,900 Gallon Capacity, Truck Mounted, Hydraulic Driven

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000463858

Bid Title: Asphalt Distributor, 1,900 Gallon Capacity, Truck Mounted, Hydraulic Driven

Agency Bid No. Title: H-16-260P

Received Date: 01/19/2016

Close Date: 02/02/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Arkansas

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Bidder Preregistration, Warranty Required, Bid Bond Required: $1000, Performance Bond Required: 5%


Specifications include, but are not limited to:This specification is intended to cover a 1,900 gallon minimum capacity hydrostatic drive bituminous distributor, equipped with a computerized automatic application rate control system, completely mounted on a truck chassis and ready for use. 2.Distributor: A.Tank: Tank shall have a minimum capacity of 1,900 gallons. Shall be oval in cross section, constructed of tank quality steel. Tank shell to be constructed of no less than 10 gauge steel with not less than 10 gauge steel heads. All seams to be electrically welded. Size of oval and length of tank shall be selected so as to give the best load distribution on the chassis to be used. Tank shall be equipped with full-circumference surge plate(s) constructed of no less than 10 gauge steel. Surge plates to be spaced to provide adequate tank strength and proper surge control. Openings, with staggered placement to minimize surging of material and large enough for a man to crawl through, shall be provided in the surge plates for the free flow of material to the pump. Tank design and construction shall meet all applicable federal cargo tank regulations, including DOT-406, HM-183 and HM-198A, with consideration for hot asphalt products, including rollover protection. B.Insulation: Shall be no less than 2 thick fiberglass protected by a minimum .040 thick weatherproof aluminum jacket. C.Manhole: No less than 20 inside diameter with hinged, quick-opening cover with gasket. D.Overflow: An overflow no less than 3 in diameter shall be furnished, extending at least 6 above the liquid, and draining internally through the bottom of the tank in such a location as to clear all chassis members. E.Tank Gauges: Two (2) float type, with dial calibrated in 50 gallon increments, one (1) at front and one (1) at rear, with low level indicator in truck cab. F.Measuring Stick: Steel or Aluminum, calibrated in 25 or 50 gallon increments. G.Circulating System: The circulating system shall permit the following operations: (1)Filling tank by pump from outside source. (2) Circulating material in tank. (3) Circulating material in bar. (4) Spraying at a constant desired application rate, regardless of variance in truck speed. (5) Transferring from an outside source to another outside source without having material enter distributor tank. (6) Hand spraying (7) Returning material in spray bar to tank. (8) Returning material in hand spray to tank. (9) Pumping back to supply source.

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Product Code: 75510

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Arkansas Department of Highway and Transportation

State: Arkansas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Joanna McFadden AHTD Equipment and Procurement Division, 11302 W. Baseline Road, Little Rock, Arkansas, 72203

Phone: 501-569-2298




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