Government Contract | Louisiana
Purchase of Sand and Anthracite Filer Media

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000406649

Bid Title: Purchase of Sand and Anthracite Filer Media

Agency Bid No. Title: 50-00114845

Received Date: 10/30/2015

Close Date: 11/17/2015

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Performance Bond Required: 100%, Payment Bond Required: 100%, Bid Bond Required: 5%, Bidder Preregistration


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Sand and anthracite filter media for the East Bank Water Treatment Plant shall be packaged in 1 cubicfoot multi-walled bags which have been neatly palletized and shrink-wrapped. Sand and anthracite shallbe completely free from mica, dust, dirt and foreign substances of any kind. All deliveries shall be madefreight prepaid in full truckload quantities of approximately 20 tons to East Jefferson Waterworks, 3600Jefferson Hwy, Jefferson, LA 70121.SpecificationsAll material shall meet or exceed the standards of the latest revision of AWWA standard B100 (AWWAStandard for Filtering Material). The manufacturer shall provide an affidavit of compliance stating thatthe filter materials furnished meet this specification, is certified for use in the treatment of drinking water,and complies with AWWA standard B100. In addition, all media supplied must meet NSF Standard 61and the processing facility for each media type supplied must be listed in the latest edition of NSF DrinkingWater Additives or UL - Drinking Water System Components, Component Materials andTreatment Additives.Filter Sand:Effective Size: 0.45 - 0.55 mmUniformity Coefficient: 1.4 maximumSpecific gravity: 2.5 minimumNot more than 0.2 percent by weight shall be smaller than 0.2 mmNot more than 1.0 percent by weight shall be smaller than 0.25 mmAt least 90 percent by weight shall be smaller than 0.8 mmAt least 98 percent ofthe sand shall be finer than 1.0 mmAnthracite Media:Effective Size: 0.95 - 1.05 mmUniformity Coefficient: 1.4 maximumHardness: 2.7 minimum on the Moh scaleSpecific gravity: 1.4 minimumNot more than 20 percent by weight shall be larger than 1.6 mm

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Product Codes: 89078, 89024

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Parish of Jefferson

State: Louisiana

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Sidney Duffy, Purchasing Department 200 Derbigny Street, Suite 4400, Gretna, Louisiana, 70053

Phone: 504-364-2678

Fax: 504-364-2693




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