Current Bid Requests ...

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
Client:  Negaunee Township Fire Department

You are invited and encouraged to bid on the new pumper apparatus the Negaunee Township Fire Department is considering for purchase.

This apparatus will be our first unit out for all fire calls in our jurisdiction. It will carry 1000 gallons of water and be equipped with a 1500 GPM fire pump. It is required that this apparatus be manufactured to the latest version of the NFPA 1901 Standards for Automotive Fire Apparatus. The apparatus will be categorized as a NFPA Chapter 5 Pumper Fire Apparatus. In addition to the NFPA, the apparatus shall be compliant with all DOT, SAE, FMVSS, and the State of Michigan motor vehicle regulations.

The Negaunee Township Fire Department shall not be held responsible for any errors or omissions concerning the NFPA in our bid specifications. It is each bidder’s responsibility to ensure your bid is fully compliant to the latest version of the NFPA Standards for Automotive Fire Apparatus. The NFPA 1901 Standards for Automotive Fire Apparatus shall take precedence in areas of conflict between our specification and the standard.

Each bidder agrees by submitting a proposal that your proposal may not be modified, withdrawn, or canceled for 60 days after submission. Your bid price must be valid for a period of 60 calendar days following the specified date of submission.

Negaunee Township reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informality when it is deemed to be in the best interest of our community and the Fire Department.

All bids must be received sealed at the address shown below by 4:00 PM EST on Friday March 4, 2022. The bids will be opened on Monday March 7, 2022, at special meeting starting at 6:30 pm EST.   Any bids received after the deadline stated above will be returned to the bidder unopened. It is each bidder’s responsibility to ensure that your bid is delivered to the address shown below on time. Neither Negaunee Township nor the Negaunee Township Fire Department shall be held liable for late or non-delivery of bids.

If your company chooses not to bid, we would like to request a “no bid response” letter or email to be returned if possible.

All bids must be returned to:

Negaunee Township Fire Department
ATTN: Fire Truck Bid
42 East State Hwy M-35
Negaunee, Michigan 49866


Sealed bids must be clearly marked on the outside of the package with: “FIRE TRUCK BID”

To request a copy of bid specs, please email Jlaurila@negauneetownship.org. If you have any questions regarding the bid package, please email them to jkontio@charter.net  (This email is to be used for bid questions only, not for advertising or email blasts).


Posted:   2/1/2022 @ 5:45 PM