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Automatic Kinematic Viscometer

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000479392

Bid Title: Automatic Kinematic Viscometer

Agency Bid No. Title: IFB 1100 GGH0162

Received Date: 02/05/2016

Close Date: 02/23/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Austin Energy - Decker Power Plant, 8003 Decker Lane, Austin, Texas, 78724

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The City of Austin, dba Austin Energy (AE), is seeking to purchase an Automatic Kinematic Viscometerto monitor lube oil condition to be used at the Laboratory Services2.0 BACKGROUNDAustin Energy is a department within the City of Austin and is the nations 8th largest publicly ownedelectric utility. AEs service area covers over 437 Square miles, and includes all of Austin and TravisCounty, as well as 15 square miles of Williamson County. AEs mission is to deliver clean, affordable,reliable energy and excellent customer service. AE owns two (2) gas-fired power plants Decker CreekPower Plant, and the Sand Hill Energy Center (SHEC). Decker Creek Power Plant consists of two (2)large utility size, field-erected boilers; two (2) steam turbine-generators; and four (4) simple-cyclepeaking gas turbine-generators.3.0 PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS Contractor shall provide a product meeting the followingrequirements:3.1 Vendor shall supply a bench top Automatic Kinematic Viscometer, a system controller and operatingsoftware.3.2 Vendor shall provide a unit capable of fully automated operation, including tube washing and dryingwith the ability to analyze a minimum of 24 samples at one time before requiring operator intervention.3.3 Vendor shall provide a unit that includes two baths and two sample handlers that can operateindependently at different temperatures.3.4 Vendor shall provide a unit capable to record timing to 0.01 seconds with a =/-0.001 accuracy.3.5 Vendor shall provide a unit that must conform to ASTM D445 testing method.3.6 Vendor shall provide a unit capable to perform single-point temperature calibration.3.7 Vendor shall provide a unit that is fully functional using an on-board computer and has the option to beuse with an external computer.4.0 TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS Contractor shall provide a product meeting the followingrequirements:

Product Code: 84595

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: City of Austin

State: Texas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Gabriel Guerrero

Phone: 512-322-6060

Fax: 512-322-6490




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