Invitation for Bids: Fire Apparatus-Pumper/Tanker

Sealed bids for the provision of a Fire Apparatus Pumper/Tanker will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2018 in the Offices of the Select Board, 6 Holland Street, PO Box 139, Moultonborough, NH 03254 at which time they will be opened and publicly read aloud.  You may bid on one or more items.

The general specifications are for a Pumper/Tanker fire apparatus with a 6-man custom cab, forward and tilt design, powered with a diesel engine with a single rear axle.  Detailed information on the equipment to be delivered, conditions thereof, bid forms, is available on the Town’s website, (Paid, Volunteer & Contract Openings), or Town Hall during normal business hours.  Any questions concerning the specifications should be directed to Fire Chief Bengtson at or by phone, 603-476-5658.

Bids to be submitted in a separate sealed envelope marked, “Fire Apparatus-Pumper/Tanker, March 15, 2018”.  If mailed bid should be in a separate sealed envelope marked similarly to protect against opening the actual bid in error.  Any questions with respect to this invitation must be received by Walter Johnson, Town Administrator in writing by mail (above address), email (, or fax (603.476.5835) no later than 4:00 p.m. on March 9, 2018.  It is the bidder’s responsibility to view and account for any addendums relating to this request to be posted on the Town’s web site no later than 4:00 p.m., March 12, 2018.  The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids, and waive any minor or non-material informalities, if deemed to be in its best interests.