Airport Equipment Contracts Take Flight
Sourcewell announces contracts awarded in Airport Runway and Emergency Equipment category
Created at the request of members, these contracts offer a variety of services and equipment to help airport facilities do the important work their customers depend upon. Each of these vendors provide best-in-class products for all seasons and conditions, including emergency situations.
Airport managers can now pick from an enhanced selection of contract purchasing options after Sourcewell announced a new category offering solutions and services for runways and related emergency equipment.
Six vendors earned contracts in the ‘Airport Runway and Emergency Equipment Related Accessories’ category, adding to Sourcewell’s diverse line of options and solutions.
Sourcewell Contract Administrator Clinton Strother says each of these contracts offer unique value to airports.
"This is a brand-new category to Sourcewell,” Strother explains. “Created at the request of members, these contracts offer a variety of services and equipment to help airport facilities do the important work their customers depend upon. Each of these vendors provide best-in-class products for all seasons and conditions, including emergency situations.”
Sourcewell (formerly NJPA), a cooperative purchasing organization, awarded these contracts following a competitive solicitation process:
Batts Inc. – Airport runway deicer, liquid deicer, runway deicer, deicing truck, deicing tanker, deicing trailer, skid mounted deicer, salt brine sprayer, Erosweep equipment, debris removal equipment, SIB broom bristle cassettes, FOD*BOSS (foreign object debris sweeper)
Multihog – Airport snow removal, sweeper, mower (various types), cold planer, snow plow, snow blower, de-icer, sander/spreader, Glycol recovery system, runway surface cleaner, weed control systems, garbage vacuum
Oshkosh Airport – Aircraft rescue and firefighting vehicles, Snozzle - high reach extendable turret, Eco-EFP (foam test solution), custom snow removal chassis, front mounted brooms, dedicated blowers, multi-tasking equipment, plows
Rosenbauer – Custom fire chassis, aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF), Airwolf C2, Airwolf C3, Panther 4x4, Panther 6x6, Panther 6x6 with HRET
Team Eagle – All season airport runway snow chassis, airport plows, airport braking availability tester, ice control - icebreaker, chemical sprayer/spreader, airport runway edge light cleaner, portable bird and wildlife deterrent, vehicle rollover warning system, monitoring and data acquisition system, asset tracking and management system, airport runway containment detection cameras, driver's enhanced vision and navigation system, Airport Part 139/TP312 inspection software and Airfield GIS data collection, management and extraction
Wausau Equipment Company – Chassis, front-mounted brooms, towed brooms, loader-mounted snowblowers, chassis-mounted snowblowers, deicing equipment, cold air blowers, SnoDozer, TurboBlast, ramp plows, plows, runway broom
Effective May 3, 2019, these contracts are available to all Sourcewell members throughout the United States and Canada. Purchasers from public entities save time and money by streamlining the procurement process with cooperative purchasing.
Sourcewell (formerly National Joint Powers Alliance) is a self-supporting government organization, partnering with education, government, and nonprofits to boost student and community success. Created in 1978 as one of Minnesota’s nine service cooperatives, we offer training and shared services to our central-Minnesota members. Throughout North America, we offer a cooperative purchasing program with more than 325 awarded vendors on contract. Sourcewell is driven by service and the ability to strategically reinvest in member communities.