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Purchase of Two (2) Seventy-one (71) Passenger School Buses

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Bid Alert No: 00000514407

Bid Title: Purchase of Two (2) Seventy-one (71) Passenger School Buses

Agency Bid No. Title: 16SCH178G

Received Date: 03/16/2016

Close Date: 04/08/2016

Purchase Type: Spot

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 03/15/2016 09:00 AM, Questions Due By 03/30/2016 12:00 PM


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Proposals must meet the following REQUIRED VEHICLE MINIMUM CRITERIA to be eligible for contract award: a. The chassis is to be a new, 2017 model year, with capacity of seventy-one (71) passengers. b. The contractor shall provide vehicles, which shall be constructed, equipped and conform with the applicable laws and regulations of the Federal Department of Transportation, The Massachusetts Department of Transportation, the Massachusetts Minimum Standards for Construction of School Buses (540 CMR 7.00) and the General Laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, in particular, but not limited to, the following sections of Chapter 90:10 i.Section 1: Definitions ii.Section 7A: Rules and Regulations for Periodic Inspections of Motor vehicles: School Buses; Fees iii.Section 7B: Equipment and Operation of School Buses iv.Section 7C: Minimum Standards for Construction and Equipment of School Buses c.Specific Specifications The following must be included on the buses: i.The buses must be equipped with 28 high back, padded, New York style seats, the seats should be seat belt ready, but delivered without seatbelts. ii.Door-Entrance: The buses must be equipped with an outward opening entrance door. iii.Brakes: The buses must be equipped with Hydraulic Brakes with ABS. iv.Engine: The engine is not to exceed 220 horsepower; should be a diesel engine and should meet 2010 emission standards, and meet current emission standards. Five year limited warranty on bus engine and power train. v.Wheelbase: The wheelbase is not to exceed 276 inches. vi.Transmission: Automatic only

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Product Code: 07115

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Needham Public Schools

State: Massachusetts

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Anne Gulati 1330 Highland Ave., Needham, Massachusetts, 02492

Phone: 781-455-0400

Fax: 781-455-0417




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