Government Contract | Texas
Non Revenue Vehicles

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000459294

Bid Title: Non Revenue Vehicles

Agency Bid No. Title: IB1600017

Received Date: 01/13/2016

Close Date: 01/26/2016

Purchase Type: Term: 07/31/2016

Delivery Point: Field Service Center, 1215 Labco, Houston, Texas, 77029

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Bidder Preregistration, Warranty Required


Specifications include, but are not limited to:2.0 REQUIREMENTS: This specification details the specific requirements for a medium duty flat bed truck, with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) not to exceed 26,000 lbs: 2.1 Air Conditioning: The vehicle shall be air conditioned by the original equipment manufacturer and shall be delivered with R134a refrigerant. 2.2 Engine: The vehicle shall be powered by a six (6) cylinder diesel engine (minimum) with turbocharger and heavy duty oil cooler. The vehicle shall also be equipped with a heavy-duty dry type air cleaner. 2.2.1 Cooling system - the vehicle shall have the OEMs maximum capacity cooling system and coolant recovery tank that is designed to operate with the engine, transmission, and air conditioning system supplied with the vehicle. 2.2.2 An electronic engine shutdown device and alarm with automatic override shall monitor oil pressure, water level, water temperature, transmission fluid level and transmission oil temperature. The device shall provide audible and visual alarms when low oil pressure, high coolant temperature or low coolant level conditions become harmful to the engine or it's components, and shall provide engine shutdown in the event these conditions become critical. The shutdown system shall also provide the same protection to the transmission by monitoring the fluid temperature and level and shutting the engine down when conditions become harmful to the transmission. An automatic override feature shall be included to allow the engine to be restarted immediately and run for 30 - 45 seconds after shutdown has occurred. The visual and audible components of the device shall be installed in the instrument panel. 2.3 Electrical: Required electrical components are as follows: 2.3.1 Alternator 12 volt alternator shall be rated at 130 amps with integral electronic voltage regulator. 2.3.2 Batteries - shall be two (2) batteries, with each battery rated at 625 cold cranking amp (CCA), minimum, connected in parallel for 12-volt operation. 2.4 Transmission: The vehicle shall be equipped with a five speed automatic transmission or METRO approved equivalent. The transmission shall be matched to the diesel engine by the OEM. The vehicle shall be capable of maintaining 70-MPH highway speed when empty.

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Product Codes: 06535, 07200

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Metropolitan Transit Authority Of Harris County

State: Texas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Kevin E. Moore, Procurement Division Procurement Division, 1900 Main Street, Suite 2021, Houston, Texas, 77002

Phone: 713-739-3894

Fax: 713-758-9331




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