Government Contract | New York
Supply and install Forbo Flooring

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000459020

Bid Title: Supply and install Forbo Flooring

Agency Bid No. Title: 15/16-094MC

Received Date: 01/13/2016

Close Date: 02/04/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Site-Walk Mandatory 01/20/2016 11:00 AM, Questions Due By Optional 01/26/2016, Minority Business Set-Aside, Women-Owned Business Set-Aside, Bidder Preregistration


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Material Installation: Measure the area to be installed and determine the direction in which the material will beinstalled and seam placement. Seams must be a minimum of 6 away from underlayment and concrete joints,saw cuts, etc. Cut the required length for the first sheet, adding 3 - 6 for trimming. Fit the first sheet alongthe main wall and at the ends using standard fitting methods. The factory edge must be trimmed in order toproduce a clean edge suitable for seaming. Immediately after installation, roll the tile with a 100 pound threesectionroller in both directions and repeat as necessary to ensure adequate transfer of adhesive to the backing.Repeat the same procedure on the other half of the sheet. DO NOT REVERSE THE SHEETS. INSTALL ALLMARMOLEUM AND LINOLEUM SHEETS IN THE SAME DIRECTION. B. Adhesive Flooring Installation: Use trowel recommended by flooring manufacturer for specific adhesive (1/16x 1/16 x 1/16 Square notch trowel). Spread rate is approximately 125 ft2/gallon.C. [Heat Welded Seamless Flooring Installation: Groove out seams and heat weld together with complementarycolored heat welding rod of complimentary composition in accordance with resilient flooring manufacturer'srecommendations.] Heat Welded Seamless are not applicable to this project.D. Flash Cove Installation: Extend the flooring up the wall in a flash-coved method to a height of 4 inches (102mm), as indicated.E. Installation Techniques:1. Where demountable partitions and other items are indicated for installation on top of finished flooring,install flooring before these items are installed.2. Scribe, cut, fit flooring to butt tightly to vertical surfaces, permanent fixtures and built-in furniture, includingpipes, outlets, edgings, thresholds, nosings, and cabinets.3. Extend flooring into toe spaces, door reveals, closets, and similar openings.4. Install flooring on covers for telephone and electrical ducts, and similar items occurring within finish floorareas. Maintain overall continuity of color and pattern with pieces of flooring installed on these covers.5. Do not install resilient flooring over expansion joints. Use expansion joint covers manufactured for usewith resilient flooring. Refer to other specification sections for expansion joint covers.6. Adhere resilient flooring to substrate without producing open cracks, voids, raising and puckering at joints,telegraphing of adhesive spreader marks, or other surface imperfections in completed installation.a. Use adhesive applied to substrate in compliance with manufacturers recommendations, including thosefor mixing, trowel notch, and adhesive open and working times.7. Roll resilient flooring as required by resilient flooring manufacturer.F. Finish Flooring Patterns: See Finish Drawings A8 & A9.

Product Codes: 91444, 90945

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State University of New York - Stony Brook

State: New York

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Karin Waslo 17 Flowerfield Drive, Building 17, St. James, New York, 11780

Phone: 631-632-6057



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