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Wood Fiber Carpet for Playgrounds

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000416911

Bid Title: Wood Fiber Carpet for Playgrounds

Agency Bid No. Title: Q16006

Received Date: 11/12/2015

Close Date: 11/17/2015

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Naragansett, Rhode Island

Delivery Date: Not Stated

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Specifications include, but are not limited to:Engineered Woodfiber Safety Surfacing for topping off various sites. Product to be delivered to 45 Avice Street, Narragansett, RI: Specifications: -Hardwood fiber must meet or exceed C.P.S.C.., A.D.A., C.S.A., ASTM F-1292-99, and ASTM F-1951 guidelines. -Material shall be a randomly sized mix of hardwood fibers, approximately ten times longer than wide. -All wood fiber playground surfacing shall be of virgin native American hardwoods. -Wood fiber absolutely must not contain any recycled wood products or any wood containing paint or other treatment. -Material must not contain any twigs, bark, leaf debris or other organic material. -Standard woods chips or bark mulch will not be acceptable -Wood fiber must be wheelchair accessible as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act and have been tested to the guidelines of ASTM PS-83 or ASTM F-1951 for accessibility. -Hardwood fiber must have a written 15-year limited warranty. Proof of warranty must be attached to the RFQ . -The manufacturer must have $15 million dollars in product liability insurance. -Actual manufacturing site must be specified in the bid. -Manufacturing site-specific test data (see below) and a sample from the specific manufacturing site must be submitted with the RFQ. -Manufacturing site-specific test data must be supplied from a certified laboratory as follows: 1. A copy of the hardwood fiber materials test results showing its shock absorbing properties. This is in accordance with the procedures outlined in ASTM F- 1292-99, Standard specification for impact attenuation of surface systems under and around playground equipment and per ASTM F-355-95, procedure C. The data must show less than 120 Gs maximum and less than 800 HIC at a 12 inch depth with a 12ft fall height. ASTM F-1292-99, again, these tests must be based on material from the designated manufacturing site. 2. Coefficient of permeability must be shown greater than 0.6 CM/SEC . ASTM D-2434. 3. Moisture absorption of material be no greater than 150% by weight . ASTM D-422. 4. Mechanical sieve analysis . ASTM C-127.

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Product Codes: 59595, 65050

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Town of Narragansett

State: Rhode Island

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Susan Gallagher Purchasing Office, 25 Fifth Avenue, Narragansett, Rhode Island, 02882

Phone: 401-782-0644

Fax: 401-788-2555




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