Government Contract | Massachusetts
Ecologically-Sensible Landcare Services

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000768504

Bid Title: Ecologically-Sensible Landcare Services

Agency Bid No. Title: BD-17-1367-1367C-1367L-10704

Received Date: 11/15/2016

Close Date: 12/29/2016

Purchase Type: Term:

Delivery Point: Westborough, Massachusetts

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By 12/19/2016, Site-Walk 12/15/2016


Specifications include, but are not limited to: Mulch should not be mounded against the stems or root flares of trees. All existing mulch covering any of the stems or root flares of trees is to be removed.Total quantity of mulch to be applied to existing beds should be 35 cubic yards unless otherwise approved by MassTech.Mulch shall be a 100% fine shredded pine bark, of uniform size and free from rot, leaves, twigs, debris, stones, or any material harmful to plant growth. Bark shall have been shredded and stockpiled no less than two months and no more than two years before use.Alternative to bark mulch is compost-based mulch, which will be accepted only if appearance and content is approved by MassTech. MassTech may ask Contractor, at its sole expense, to provide test results to ensure mulch is free of noxious chemicals, inorganic/non-organic materials, and other additives and has a certain organic content and composition.The contractor for the 2017 season will be required to remove all existing mulch before putting down new mulch. This requirement is only for the 2017 season.Spring - Deadwood RemovalSpringtime tree care activities include the deadwood removal from trees in actively managed Zone 1 turf areas. These trees include, but are not limited to:The trees that line North Drive;The large oak tree adjacent to the Kariotis Center parking lot;The beech tree adjacent to the Auditorium

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Product Code: 98852

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Massachusetts Technology Collaborative

State: Massachusetts

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Jay McGann Massachusetts Technology Collaborative, 75 North Drive, Westborough, Massachusetts, 01581

Phone: 508-870-0312




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