Government Contract | Kansas
Paleobotony Compactor System

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000574088

Bid Title: Paleobotony Compactor System

Agency Bid No. Title: 74661587

Received Date: 05/17/2016

Close Date: 05/31/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Mandatory 05/19/2016 10:00 AM, Bidder Preregistration


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Maximize the storage capacity for Paleobotany fossil collections in Room 180 Public Safety Building (PSB). These fossils will need to be accommodated in a combination of 3 metal drawers (at least 100 lbs capacity per drawer), and 4 and 5 metal drawers with weigh capacity based on square footage (E.g., 2x2 drawer would require at least 200 lbs capacity per drawer and larger drawers would require larger capacities.) The number of drawers will have to be determined by the bidder based on the available space (the room) to store the greatest number and weight of specimens as possible. Aisles must be adequate to allow the movement of carts and rolling ladder to move into the compactor aisles; both the stationary center aisle and the expanding compactor aisle must be at least 48 inches wide. In addition, the design must accommodate the following existing equipment into the layout: 36 Quarter Unit storage cabinets (27.5 W, 39 deep, 39.5 high), may be stacked 3 high. These 12 stacks should be along the north wall and sit on the floor. 20 Lane metal storage cabinets (29 W, 32 deep, 37 high) may be stacked 2 cabinets high on compactor carriages.

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Product Code: 54511

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: University of Kansas

State: Kansas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Carla Swoyer KU Purchasing Services, Carruth-O'Leary Bldg, Room 20, 1246 West Campus Road, Lawrence, Kansas, 66045

Phone: 785-864-5972

Fax: 785-864-3454




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