Anticipated purchase of protective apparel for the Aurora Fire Department.
Vendors desiring to bid an alternative product to those specified are to submit one (1) sample of each item on which they will be offering a price quote. Evaluation will be conducted by a committee of firefighters and Fire Department staff personnel. For comparison purposes, the bunker coat shall be chest size 46, sleeve length 29, and bunker pants will be waist size 36, inseam 30. Fire boots shall be men’s size 10.5.
Samples shall be delivered not less than seven (7) days prior to the bid opening to the attention of:
Attn: Jim Rhodes
Aurora Fire Department
75 N. Broadway
Aurora, IL 60505
Included with each sample shall be information concerning technical specifications, brochures and other information describing features of the sample item.
Vendors will be responsible for retrieving their samples after the date the bid is awarded.