Notice to Bidders
Request for Bid
Status: Closed
Bid#: 15037-CN
Title: Glass Beads for Traffic Markings
Issue Date: 10/28/2014
Request Opens: 11/13/2014
Prebid/Preproposal Conference: None
Payment for Bid Document: None
The intent of this Invitation for Bid is to enter into an agreement with one contractor to provide Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) approved glass beads for reflectorizing traffic markings on an ???as needed basis??? as requested by the City Traffic Engineer, or his designee. All work shall be in accordance with all specifications, terms, and conditions herein.
4.1 Material Specifications Glass Beads shall be in strict accordance with VDOT Road and Bridge Specifications Section 234, 2007 Edition, as follows: This specification covers glass beads for application on liquid traffic-marking materials so as to produce a reflective surface. Beads shall be manufactured from glass of a composition designed to be highly resistant to traffic wear and weather. Glass beads shall be spherical in shape and shall conform to the requirements of AASHTO M247, Type 1, except that at least 80 percent (80%) of the beads shall be round when tested in accordance with the requirements of ASTM D 1155. Procedure B. Beads shall be essentially free of sharp angular particles, milkiness, and surface scoring or scratching.
Buyer Contact
Cindy Norfleet, CPPB, Senior Buyer Phone: (757) 514-7522 E-mail:
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