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MEDIUM DUTY CUTAWAY BUS with Optional ADA Equipment

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000409155

Bid Title: MEDIUM DUTY CUTAWAY BUS with Optional ADA Equipment

Agency Bid No. Title: PT 16-06

Received Date: 11/03/2015

Close Date: 11/18/2015

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Arkansas

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Bid Bond Required: $1000, Warranty Required


Specifications include, but are not limited to:1. Access Plate: Shall install an access plate above fuel tank to allow easy access to fuel pump sending unit.2. Air conditioning: Shall have the largest OEM available BTU system available and have a second unit for rearcompartment with a minimum rating of 64,000 BTUs with a minimum three speed fan. Shall be installedfollowing the chassis OEM approved design and installation standards to augment the chassis OEM unit. Theadditional system shall be a stand-alone system not tied into the chassis OEM system.3. Alignment: Shall have a full and complete front-end alignment performed by an OEM approved dealer servicecenter after the manufacturing process has been completed and prior to delivery with a copy of the certificate.4. Alternator: Heavy duty OEM, minimum 225 amperage alternator or approved equal.5. Automatic Speed Control: Shall be factory installed.6. Battery: Shall be a dual battery system supplied with heavy-duty commercial type batteries with a minimum1250 CCAs. The battery storage compartment shall be located in an enclosed compartment either on the side ofthe vehicle incorporating a sliding tray for ease of access and shall not extend beyond or below a line horizontalto the step well or the battery storage compartment shall be located in an enclosed compartment in thestepwell.7. Body: Shall be either a Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic body (FRP) with incorporated steel structuralreinforcements; or an FRP or metal sheeting material attached to a structural safety cage designed to meet allapplicable FMVSS requirements. If two or more dissimilar metals are used for the body, the manufacturermust provide adequate protection to prevent electrolysis from damaging the vehicle in any way.8. Brakes: Power front and rear disc with four-wheel anti-lock.9. Bumpers: Shall be provided for both front and rear of vehicle. OEM type and style is to be retained in the front.Manufacturer shall install a rear bumper designed and built of a 12-gauge or heavier metal, and mounted to theframe outward from the body so as to protect the rear body panels from a collision at 5 mph or less. The finishshall be anodized aluminum, steel chrome plate, or an OEM standard coating and must compliment the bodystyle and color.10. Chassis: Shall be a dual wheeled truck chassis with a minimum 12,500 GVRW on 20 unit and 14,500 GVWRon 22 and 24 units, OEM rated GVWR adequate to accommodate the final load capacity for passengers andequipment. Bidder shall state type of chassis to be used.11. Cooling System: Heavy duty, including heavy duty, extra capacity radiator, and factory installed coolant recoverysystem.

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Product Code: 55640

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Arkansas Department of Highway and Transportation

State: Arkansas

Agency Type: State and Local

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

Phone: 501-569-2471

Fax: 501-569-2476




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