Government Contract | Texas

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000411419


Agency Bid No. Title: 11-15-SP03-39

Received Date: 11/05/2015

Close Date: 11/11/2015

Purchase Type: Term:

Delivery Point: McAllen, Texas

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 11/04/2015 10:00 AM, Bidder Preregistration


Specifications include, but are not limited to:This product shall be designed to withstand loading in non-deliberate and Incidental traffic. Not to be installed in roadway. Meter box lid shall be BLUEand constructed out of modified polyethylene material for maximum durability and corrosion resistance. The BLUE material is for maximum UV protection. The BLUE material shall be uniform throughout the meter box lid for maximum longevity and not have a foaming agent that creates air pockets within the polymer lid. Vertical and Lateral Load Rating: Compliant with AASHTO, Design Load of H-10; ASTM C 857-12a, Design Load of A-8, 8,000 lbs. transferred through a 10" x 10 steel plate centered in the cover and body. Compliant with AASHTO, Design Load of H-20; ASTM C 857-12a, Design Load of A-16, 16,000 lbs. transferred through a 10" x 20 steel plate centered on the cover and body. This product is designed to withstand H-10 and H-20 loading in non-deliberate or incidental traffic areas. NOT INTENDED TO BE INSTALLED IN ROADWAYS.The polymer lid shall be constructed of ANTI FLOAT(TM) polyethylene material. The polymer lid shall have a molded finger hole. The polymer lid shall have one (1) molded knock out plug (1.88 x 2.5), recessed (4-5/8 x deep) The polymer lid shall seat securely and evenly inside the meter box and shall not overlap the top edge of the meter box. The polymer lid shall have two (2) pieces of 1 rebar located in the lid for localability and resistance to floating. The polymer lid shall have molded tread- pattern for skid resistance tread dimensions shall be 0.188" x 0.938" x 0.150" deep. The polymer lid shall have "Water Meter" molded into the lid Font shall be Std Fadal CNC Font with 1" characters x 0.150" deep. The polymer lid shall have "CITY OF MCALLEN" logo molded into the lid. The polymer lid shall retrofit existing concrete meter boxes with similar dimensions and be able to adjust in the field. The polymer lid shall be BLUE and have a molded Recycled emblem with a minimum of 50% Post Consumer Recycled and 50% Post lndustrial Pre-Consumer Recycled Content-Verified with a Leed Product Documentation. The polymer lid shall be DFW Plastics Inc,

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Product Code: 89040

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: City of McAllen

State: Texas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Purchasing & Contracting Dept., 1300 Houston Avenue, 3rd FL, McAllen, Texas, 78501



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