Government Contract | Pennsylvania

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000517910


Agency Bid No. Title: 16-00057-ACWC

Received Date: 03/18/2016

Close Date: 03/31/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Pennsylvania

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Bidder Preregistration


Specifications include, but are not limited to:CONSTRUCTION: The vest must be able to be home laundered, fit comfortably, fabric constructed of MeshModacrylic B1cnd based on a Kevlar substrate or equivalent to provide strength and durability. It must be compliantwith the latest issues of ANSUISEA 107, Class 2 for High-Visibility Safety Apparel and ASTM FI506 for FlameResistant Textiles Materials for Wearing Apparel.MATERIAL COLOR: Fluorescent Yellow-Green Flame Retardant Fabric. Arm and neck openings in the garmentshall be bound with a OS' bias binding of matching fabric listed above. Fabrics to be tested by an independent testingfacility to establish minimum colorfastness properties per ANSI-107 using test methods AATCC-15, 16,61 , 96,107,135 and Flame Retardant per ASTM FI5 06 according to test ASTM Test Method D6413.MARKING MATERIAL: 2" wide retro-reflective material shall be ANSI-107 and ASTM FI506 compliant 3MScotchlite Reflective Material 8935. The reflective material shall have a no fray backing and sewn to the garment in astitching pattern to maintain a secure and durable application. The reflective material shall be sewn on to the vest formaximum conspicuity vertically over each shoulder and down the front and back from hem to hem with a 2" widehorizontal trim band sewn around the waist to maintain 360 degree visibility. The retro-reflective brilliance shall betested using procedures established by ASTM E809 and E810 to the minimum values listed below when new:Entrance/Observation Angle Minimum RA -4.0/02 - 330; 140 .0/02 - 165. Optional: Additional high visibilitycontrast trim, no wider than 1 'A inch on each side of th e reflective material, is allowable.POCKET: Each garment piece shall have a pocket on the left side chest made of a double layer of reflective markingmaterial listed above with the following measurements: H-2.375" x V-4.25"; the left, right and bottom sides of thepocket shall be 0.625" wide and the top side of the pocket shall be 1.125" with a free space in the center and the top ofthe pocket open with a 0.375" square hook and loop closure. The thread must be bonded anefil nylon double stitched,twisted multifilament, 30 1 SSa-1 lockstitch 95.1, and 40 1 SSa-1 chainstitch 128.5. Both the thread and the reflectivematerial must be in compliance with ANSI -107 and ASTM FI506.

Product Code: 34592

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)

State: Pennsylvania

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Linda Phillips 1234 Market Street, 11th Floor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19107

Phone: 215-580-8365




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