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Class 3 Urban Pumper Vehicles: - 0501759

RFT ID 0501759
RFT Type Open Tenders
Published 12-Oct-2005
Closes 7-Dec-2005 9:30am
Category (based on UNSPSC)
40000000 - Distribution and Conditioning Systems and Equipment and Components
Agency NSW Procurement

Contact Person
Angela Burrell
Phone: (02) 9372 9632

Tender Details

1 This tender document covers the NSW Fire Brigades’ (The Principal’s) requirement for the Supply and Delivery of Class 3 Urban Pumper Vehicles in accordance with the terms and conditions detailed herein.

2 Although not bound to order any vehicles, it is envisaged that the NSWFB will require the supply and delivery of around forty two (42) vehicles over the three year supply period.

3 The Class 3 Urban Pumper Vehicle, (referred to as “the vehicle”), is an emergency response vehicle designed to provide fire fighting protection and to carry equipment for hazardous material and rescue incidents and natural hazard operations.

4 The vehicle will be one of two separate configurations and will carry inventory commensurate with the vehicle’s role as being either a standard pumper or primary rescue pumper.

The Contractor shall take at its own expense whatever reasonable steps are necessary for the the Vehicle as a whole to be made ready to be commissioned for operational service in accordance with the NSWFB Fire Fighting Specification No. ENG/00220 – 04062 Version A (Rev 1) 2005 contained in Part C3 of this tender document.

The equipment characteristics specified generally describe the nature and extent of the NSWFB requirement.
However, the NSWFB shall consider and reserves the right to select alternative equipment to that specified, where such alternatives are deemed to provide more satisfactory solutions to NSWFB needs.


NSW Regions: Central West, Far West, Hunter, Illawarra, Mid North Coast, Murray, Murrumbidgee, Northern, North Western, Richmond Tweed, South Eastern, Sydney

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