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TAPCO Blinker Sign Installation, Van Born Rd under I-275

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00001076139

Bid Title: TAPCO Blinker Sign Installation, Van Born Rd under I-275

Agency Bid No. Title: 059117B0012270

Received Date: 08/31/2017

Close Date: 09/05/2017

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Van Born Rd., Michigan

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Bidder Prequalification, Warranty Required, MWDB: DVBE


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The Manufacturer shall provide a solar-powered BlinkerSign LED-enhanced signassembly. This signs high-intensity Day-Viz LEDs are visible in all weather andambient light conditions to increase the conspicuity of the sign. AutoBright controlcircuitry monitors ambient light levels throughout the day and night, and automaticallyregulates the brightness of the LED array to provide optimum visibility.The BlinkerSign LED-enhanced sign is fully compliant with the Federal HighwayAdministration (FHWA) Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD). TheLED arrays color and shape help to convey the sign type to roadway users, both day andnight.Sign shall have a minimum of 3 years of field history experience. References mayberequested.Materials: The Day-Viz Blinkersign assembly shall include the following items:1. Signa. All signs shall conform to 2009 Federal Highway Administrations MUTCDsection 2A.07 on retroreflectivity and illumination. MUTCD standards.b. The sign face shall be a (indicate the MUTCD # and/or sign legend) sign with(indicate the number of LEDs) (indicate the color) LEDs.c. All signs blanks shall be .080" gauge aluminum minimum.d. Sheeting used shall be 3M DG3 diamond grade or similar prismatic sheeting, unlessrequired with a lower grade of reflectivity and include anti-graffiti overlay protection.e. All sign assemblies shall use anti-vandal fasteners to mount components to sign andsign to fixture.2. LEDs a. Each sign assembly shall consist of up to 8 high power 1 watt Luxeon LEDs that provide a maximum light intensity of up to 550,000mcd (millicandelas) with a viewing angle of 15.b. Each LED shall be sealed in 7/8" diameter, heat dissipating plastic enclosure toprovide resistance to weather and vibration.c. All LED enclosures shall be mounted in a 1 hole and ultrasonically welded to thesign assembly to provide maximum strength and rigidity. d. All LEDs shall be wired in strings to activate simultaneously per MUTCDstandards and wired in a manner (parallel) that all LEDs continue to flash in theevent of failure of an individual LED.e. All wire used shall conform to military specifications, MIL-W-16878D, Type D,vinyl nylon jacket.f. Wiring shall be encapsulated inside a 1" x 3/8" aluminum extrusion secured to thesign assembly, to provide weather resistance and protection.g. All LED connectors shall conform to Ingress Protection, IP-67 rating, dust proof,and protected from temporary immersion in water up to 1 meter deep for 30minutes. Connectors shall be Deutsch DTM series.h. Visible from 2 miles line of sight at night and just under 1 mile during daylighthours.

Product Code: 96880

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Michigan - Department of Transportation

State: Michigan

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Jasna Cehaja

Phone: 313-375-2444




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