Government Contract | North Carolina
Tree Improvement Trial Measurement- Wood Quality

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000456965

Bid Title: Tree Improvement Trial Measurement- Wood Quality

Agency Bid No. Title: 63-JGD10169

Received Date: 01/11/2016

Close Date: 01/28/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By 01/21/2016 05:00 PM, Bidder Preregistration, Warranty Required


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Tree Improvement Cooperative studies throughout the southeastern United States. The successful supplier(s) will furnish all labor, tools, acoustic data collection equipment*, travel and transportation,3 training of supplier personnel required to use the equipment and troubleshoot issues, and any other associated protocols. *Note that the University will provide the Resistograph equipment. The successful supplier will work with landowners to gain access to study sites and comply with all regulations and requirements of the landowner. Any issues occurring between supplier personnel and the landowners will be reported via email to the Universitys Project Coordinator immediately (by the end of the same workday). The acoustic and resistance measurements provide an assessment of wood density, which is a strong indicator of wood quality. The Tree Improvement Cooperative uses two pieces of equipment to measure wood density: the Tree Sonic (acoustic) and IML Resistograph (resistance). The measurements will be taken from trees aged 4-6 years to assess early wood quality traits. Each tree will receive three (3) acoustic measurements and one (1) resistograph measurement. The following test locations and number of trees to be measured on or before April 30, 2016 are listed below: Test No. of Trees County, State 41-PPMX3-01-2010 1048 Colleton, South Carolina 39-PPMX3-02-2010 1193 Talladega, Alabama 39-PPMX2-07-2008 1539 Talladega, Alabama 36-PPMX2-05-2008 1301 Pickens, Alabama 16-NPMX1-03-2008 1392 Wayne, North Carolina 16-NPMX1-04-2008 1371 Wayne, North Carolina

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Product Code: 95845

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: North Carolina State University

State: North Carolina

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Jessica Dalton, Purchasing Department Purchasing Department, Campus Box 7212, Admin. I, 2721 Sullivan Drive, Suite 1100, Raleigh, North Carolina, 27695

Phone: 919-515-6890

Fax: 919-515-3511




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