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Hi-Rail Crane

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00001534938

Bid Title: Hi-Rail Crane

Agency Bid No. Title: B180957

Received Date: 11/14/2018

Close Date: 12/18/2018

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: 611 Warrington Ave., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15226

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 12/05/2018 10:00 AM, Warranty Required, Bidder Prequalification


Specifications include, but are not limited to:This specification outlines the requirements for furnishing, delivering and providingtraining for one (1) diesel powered, rubber-tired, multi-purpose Hi-rail 360 Crane andaccessories, including a tamping head for tamping switches and tangent track.The hi-rail crane shall be new and the latest current-year model. TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:2.1 Hi-rail crane shall be Geismar Model 360 KGT, or Approved Equal.2.2 Operating Conditions:Unit shall be capable of operation on the following rail system tracks,conforming, at a minimum, to the following requirements:2.2.1 Curvature 82 ft. radius2.2.2 Grade up to 9.5%2.2.3 Super-elevation up to six (6) inches2.2.4 Track Gauge 62 2.2.5 Turnouts AREMA No. 4 through No. 122.2.6 The design, construction and material used shall assure that the hi-railcrane will function reliably and efficiently in sustaining operation underhard usage in an adverse railway environment, including but not limited tosevere grades and super-elevation.2.3 General:The following requirements shall be met:2.3.1 Supplier shall adequately stock replacement parts in the U.S. for quickdelivery when needed.2.3.2 Supplier shall have after sales service support with available factorytrained service technicians to assist in start-up and training.2.3.3. Machine equipped with Hi-rail gear shall weigh no more than 55,000 lbs.2.3.4 Lifting capacity shall be 20,000 lbs. over front and rear of the machine, at13 6 from center line.2.3.5 Shall have a short tail swing of 74 or less to assure ample clearance forwork in double track areas, does not foul adjacent track and allows craneto work in confined spaces.2.3.6 Machine while on rubber tires shall be able to negotiate over rail & ballastwith ease (shall not bog in ballast or be top heavy when climbing overrails).2.3.7 Shall have a hydraulically operated disc parking brake.2.3.8 Four industrial lug tread tires (foam filled).2.3.9 Shall be equipped with a battery disconnect switch.2.3.10 Fuel tank capacity 42 gallon (minimum).2.3.11 Shall be equipped with a lock hasp on all tanks & tool boxes.2.3.12 Machine shall be capable of using multi-purpose attachments for examplebut not limited to: telescopic boom, tie replacer, excavating bucket,undercutter.2.3.13A minimum of two (2) coats of primer shall be applied.2.3.14A minimum of two (2) finish coats (DuPont/Polyurethane enamel #855OUH Chrome Yellow) with hardener shall be applied.

Product Codes: 56039, 76509, 76511

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Port Authority of Allegheny County

State: Pennsylvania

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Port Authority, 345 Sixth Avenue, Third Floor, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15222



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