Specifications include, but are not limited to: Through this request for quote the Office of Purchasing & Contracting is seeking to establish a PO with one or more companies that can provide 2 - 25,500# - Plow Truck. a. All vehicles and associated equipment shall be of
rugged design and construction throughout, feature
good handling characteristics for ease of operation,
and be capable of operating for sustained periods
under extreme weather and operating conditions.
b. All vehicles provided under these specifications shall
be built with identical parts and components,
interchangeable for standardization. All standard
equipment normally provided, and not superseded by
these specifications, shall be provided. This
includes items such as bumpers.
c. All components, brake linings, clutch disc, etc. shall
be manufactured with asbestos-free materials.
d. All paint and primer shall be 100% lead-free.
e. The vehicles shall meet or exceed all applicable
Federal and Vermont Laws and Regulations in force at
the time of delivery. The vehicles shall be completely
Vermont State Inspected and serviced by the vendor
prior to delivery.
f. Where a manufacture name and part number are provided
it is a no substitute item unless otherwise stated.
g. All exceptions to these specifications shall be
referenced to the item number, and the alternative
provided as part of the quotation. Any changes made
to the specifications or required additional work
after award of the order shall be in writing and
approved by the vendor, Agency of Transportation and