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Kenworth Truck T3 Series Conventional Truck with a 2000 gallon stainless tank and potable PTO driven water pump plus engine jake brake. Truck Specifications are designed to match the requriement for mountainous delivery requirements.

Solicitation Number: N1590100115
Agency: Department of the Interior
Office: National Park Service
Location: NPS - All Offices
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Combined Synopsis/Solicitation
Added: Sep 16, 2010 3:42 pm
This is a COMBINED SYNOPSIS / SOLICITATION for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation issued as Request for Proposal (RFP) N1590100115. Offers are being requested and a WRITTEN SOLICITATION WILL NOT BE ISSUED. The Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) clauses and provisions enclosed within this RFP are those in effect through Federal Acquisition (FAC) 2005-44 and are available in full text through Internet access at This solicitation is full and open competition using Brand Name or Equal product. The National Park Service encourages the participation of small, disadvantaged, and women owned business enterprises. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code is 441110 and the small business size standard is $29M.

OFFERS ARE DUE for this combined synopsis/solicitation on SEPTEMBER 20th, 2010 at 4:00 P.M. MDT and shall be delivered by the specified time to Zion National Park Service, Hwy 9, Springdale, UT 84767; ATTN: Mary Dillon. Faxed quotes/offers are preferred with all required documentation provided, no oral quotations will be accepted. Reference solicitation N1590100115. Offerors must furnish the company name, DUNS number, address, phone number, fax number, e-mail address if available, and official point of contact. All Offers must be signed by authorized company official and faxed to Contracting Officer (435) 772-3337 or emailed to The Government anticipates making a single award for this solicitation. All offers will be considered, however; to be considered for award, vendor must be registered in the Central Contracting Registration (CCR), and we request that you put the Reps and Certs information online at the ORCA website, Any questions regarding this solicitation should be faxed or emailed to

The following is a description of the requirements for this acquisition.

CLIN 0001 - Kenworth T3 Series Conventional Truck, Brand Name or equal with a 2000 gallon stainless tank and potable PTO driven water pump, plus engine Jake Brake. Truck specifications are designed to match the requirement for mountainous delivery requirements. No substitutions.

Truck to be used as a potable water truck. Require 2000 gallon tank to be stainless steel with baffles inside. Potable water only. Food grade, PTO driven pump, stainless tank plumbing. To pump 80 to 120 GPM @ 20 foot head. 2" Valved pump outlet on left side between cab and axle. 3/4" hose bib outlets, 1 on each corner (lower) and on backside of tank; total of 4 (2 on left side, and 2 on right side) Manway to be at rear of Tank, with Ladder and Hand Holds on bars to tank lid or manway. Lock hasp on tank lid, stainless steel (tank access). Tank to have overflow built into truck.

Require side tool box behind cab on right side of truck, 30" wide 18" deep and 18" high.

Generic specs for truck: 1 potable Water Truck, 33,000 GVWR with a 2,000 gallon stainless tank. Diesel, automatic transmission, 4 X 2.

Usage - Truck to be used in 50 mile round trip, elevations vehicle to be driven in - 4,000 feet to over 7,000 feet. Grades of up to 16%. Vehicle will be driven on unpaved roads, moderately rough roads, and some uneven terrain for approximately 4 miles.

Specifications - generic description -o Diesel engine - motor to fit use - 300 hpo Auto Transmission - 10 speed Allisono PTO compatible on RDSo Jake Brakeo 84" cab to axle length (min) 33,000 GVWR 4 X 2o Standard Mirrorso Driver's seat, suspension typeo Tools, Tire removal, Jacko Mud/Snow Tires and Spare Tireo 50 - 70 gallon fuel tanko Tilt Steeringo Rust proofing per Fed Std 297Eo Color - White - Truck and Tanko AM/FM Radio, CD Playero Service Manual, Parts

Pumping Systemo Require a 2" outlet and valve on left side of truck behind the cabo Typically use a 1 1/2" 50 foot Fire Hoseo Potable pump, 2" Cast Iron Pump with Potable Coating or bettero PTO to match transmission, Air operatedo Water to be pumped into raised tanks 20 foot above trucko Flow rate 80 - 120 gallons per minute, 120 gpm preferredo Potable Stainless Tank 3/16" 304 Stainless Steel or better

Salient Characteristics - T3 Model or compatibleo The Kenworth T3 Model has the ability to withstand usage on rough county mountainous roads as well as unpaved routes to back country cabins. o Bulkhead type doors with bearing locks and continuous stainless steel piano hinges for long term durability.o Truck hood made of sheet molded composite (SMC) for enhanced fit and finish, while hood must also have a 90-degree hood tilt opening to offer access to the engine compartment for ease of service.o Hood must have a slope of 20 degrees for needed visibility. o Must be a 4 piece hood.o West Coast mirrors must be mounted to the cab cowl for durability and less adjustments.o Must have ingress and egress cab steps with first cab step being positioned 20-1/2" from ground for safe access in and out of the cab.o Cab must be constructed of Aluminum and fiberglass. Huck bolted cab construction for durability and longevity.o Frame must meet or exceed 10 5/8" steel, 120 PSI and heat treated for durability. Offeror's price shall include delivery to Zion National Park, Springdale, UT 84767. Prefer equipment delivery in 90 days or sooner.

Quantity = 1 ea PRICE $________________ "Offerors proposing to furnish an "equal" product, in accordance with the "Brand Name or Equal" provision of this solicitation, shall insert the following description for the product."

Kenworth Truck:Product Name: ______________________________________________________Manufacturer's Name: _______________________________________________Address: ___________________________________________________________Product make, model, or catalog description: _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Water Truck:Product Name: ______________________________________________________Manufacturer's Name: _______________________________________________Address: ___________________________________________________________Product make, model, or catalog description: _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Offeror's shall also be responsible for submitting all additional information on the above product necessary for the Government to determine whether the product offered meets the salient characteristics of the "brand name" as listed in the solicitation."

Business Name: _____________________________________ DUNS: __________________________Business Address: ____________________________________________________________________Business Phone: ___________________________________ _ FAX: ____________________________Email Address: _____________________________________ Offeror Name: _____________________________________ Date: ___________________________

Offerors must review and comply with the FAR Provisions or Clauses that apply to this solicitation. This information is available on the internet at The following clauses or provisions are specifically referenced and are required in the response to this solicitation:

52.212-1 INSTRUCTIONS TO OFERORS-COMMERCIAL ITEMS; 52.212-3 OFFEROR REPRESENTATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS - COMMERCIAL ITEMS, a completed copy of the provisions at 52.213-3 must be submitted with the bid/offer. Contractor must download from the internet and complete per instructions; 52.212-4 CONTRACT TERMS AND CONDITIONS-COMMERCIAL ITEMS applies to this acquisition; 52.212-5 CONTRACT TERMS AND CONDITIONS REQUIRED TO IMPLEMENT STATUTES OR EXECUTIVE ORDERS-COMMERCIAL ITEMS applies to this acquisition including 52.222-3 Convict Labor, 52.222-10 Child Labor -Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies; 52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases, and 52.233-3 Protests after award; and the following paragraph (b) clauses added: 52.203-6 Restrictions on Subcontractor Sales to the Government52.219-8 Utilization of Small Business Concerns52.219-14 Limitations on Subcontracting52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities (Feb 1999), 52.222-26 Equal Opportunity (E.O. 11246); 52.222-35 Equal Opportunity for Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the Vietnam Era, and Other Eligible Veterans52.222-36 Affirmative Action for Workers with Disabilities52.222-37 Employment Reports on Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the Vietnam Era, and Other Eligible Veterans52.222-39 Notification of Employee Rights Concerning Payment of Union Dues or Fees52.222-54 Employment Eligibility Verification52.225-3 Buy American Act-Free Trade Agreements-Israeli Trade Act; 52.232-33 Payment by Electronic Funds Transfer - Central Contractor Registration. 52.211-6 Brand Name or Equal (Aug 1999).

Award is subject to availability of funds clause FAR 52.232-18A Firm Fixed Price Contract is anticipated between $25,000 and $100,000

NOTICE OF IMPORTANCE: As part of the E-government Integrated Acquisition Environment (iae) INITIATIVE THROUGH THE Federal Government, all vendors must be registered on the Central Contractor Registration (CCR) website ( If your firm has not yet registered on CCR or your firm needs to make any updates to your vendor records at CCR, please do so immediately at Failure to register at CCR and update your vendor record will adversely affect your firm receiving payments in a timely manner.

END of combined synopsis/solicitation.
IMR - ZION - Zion National Park Attn: Contracting, National Park ServiceState Route 9 (435) 772-0149 Springdale UT 84767
Zion National ParkNational Park ServiceSpringdale, UT84767-1099
Mary J. Dillon Contract Specialist 4357720151;

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