Government Contract | Virginia
Garland Gray Forestry Center Fumigation Project

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000507241

Bid Title: Garland Gray Forestry Center Fumigation Project

Agency Bid No. Title: 411:A16000-08

Received Date: 03/09/2016

Close Date: 03/21/2016

Purchase Type: April 16, 2016 throughMay 06, 2016

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:TO INSURE A HEALTHY CROP OF FOREST TREE SEEDLINGS BY CONTROLLING THE HARMFUL COMPETING PESTS, WEEDS, AND GRASSES THAT EXIST IN THE TOP TWELVE (12) INCHES OF NURSERY SOIL. THE DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY IS AUTHORIZED TO CONTRACT FOR THESE SERVICES UNDER SECTIONS 10.1-1101 AND 10.1-1105 OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA.SCOPE OF WORK:Designated Area: The areas to be fumigated at the Garland Gray Forestry Center include 22.09 acres, as designated by the attached sketch map (Attachment B), showing the areas to be fumigated. Operational lengths of the fields range from 300 to 500 feet. The soils are very sandy and there are permanent hydrants to avoid. The hydrants are approximately 60 feet apart.Contractor Requirements:The designated areas are to be treated with Methyl Bromide Concentrate, MBC-33, (67% Methyl Bromide and 33% Chloropicrin) at a rate of 350 pounds per acre. After injecting the gas, the Contractor shall cover the treated area with polyethylene (one mil or more) tarp that will be glued at each seam to produce a solid tarp over the treated acreage.The Contractor will keep the polyethylene tarp in place for a minimum of forty-eight (48) hours after the soil is injected with fumigant. The desired time the tarp should remain intact is forty-eight (48) hours.

Product Codes: 98889, 98872

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Forestry

State: Virginia

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Amy Ricotta, Department of Forestry Department of Forestry, 900 Natural Resources Drive, Suite 800, Charlottesville, Virginia, 22903

Phone: 434-220-9009

Fax: 434-220-9155




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