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Fire Extinguisher Services

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000469668

Bid Title: Fire Extinguisher Services

Agency Bid No. Title: 16-011

Received Date: 01/26/2016

Close Date: 02/08/2016

Purchase Type: February 2016 through January 2021

Delivery Point: Beaufort County School District, South Carolina

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to: Beaufort County School District (hereinafter, the District and BCSD) invites allcontractors qualified to provide all labor, materials, equipment and supervision requiredto complete requirements for Fire Extinguisher Services. Service includes maintenance,inspection, tagging, recharging, hydrostatic testing, replacements and proper disposal ofany residual products or equipment. Check that unit is properly hung with the proper manufacturers hanger. Remove the extinguisher from its hanger. Check the gauge pressure. Check the condition of the gauge and its compatibility with the extinguisher. Check the weight of the extinguisher. Check that the last hydrotest test date is within code requirements. Report findings. Check the last 6-year maintenance inspection, if applicable. Check the valve and shell for damage or corrosion. Remove the hose and inspect it for cracks or splits. Check the hose threads for signs of wear. Check the condition of the discharge horn. Check for obstructions that interfere with accessibility of the extinguisher. Break the extinguisher seal and remove the locking pin. Check the valve opening for powder or any foreign matter. For dry extinguishers, fluff the powder by turning the unit. Clean the extinguisher shell with spray cleaner. Return the hose to its proper position. Check the condition of the hose/horn retention band at the side of the extinguisher. Check that the units classification is properly identified with the appropriate decal. Check that the operating instructions are clean and legible. Tag the extinguisher properly. Survey the hazard area to verify that the unit classification corresponds with thehazard. Check that the unit is properly located within the normal path of egress, and at theheight recommended by NFPA. Check that the unit is visible and unobstructed. Replace the extinguisher on its hanger

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Product Code: 93634

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Beaufort County School District

State: South Carolina

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Sandi Amsler, Procurement Office 2900 Mink Point Blvd, Beaufort, South Carolina, 29902

Phone: 843-322-2349

Fax: 843-322-2424




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