City of Tacoma REQUEST FOR BIDS Specification No. FD13-0249F Tacoma

City of Tacoma REQUEST FOR BIDS Specification No. FD13-0249F Tacoma Fire Department PHYSIO CONTROL LP 15 V2 ADAPTIVE BIPHASIC FULLY ESCALATING CPR MONITOR/ DEFIBRILLATORS The City of Tacoma is accepting SEALED BIDS for the above solicitation. Submittals will be received and time stamped only at the Purchasing Division, located in the Tacoma Public Utilities Administration Building North, Main Floor, 3628 South 35th Street, Tacoma, WA 98409. Bids will be received until 11:00 a.m., Pacific Time, Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at which time they will be opened by a Purchasing representative and read aloud during a public bid opening held in Conference Room M-1, located on the main floor in the same building. An electronic copy of the complete solicitation documents may be viewed and obtained by accessing the City of Tacoma Purchasing website at A list of vendors registered for this solicitation is also available at the website. After 1:00 p.m. the day of bid opening, preliminary submittal results and names of vendors submitting bids are posted to the website for public viewing. A pre-bid meeting will not be held. Project Scope: The Tacoma Fire Department seeks to replace 14 existing LP 12 CPR monitor/defibrillators with new Physio Control LP 15 v2 adaptive biphasic fully escalating CPR monitor/defibrillators. Options to trade-in existing equipment for a credit toward the purchase of new equipment and to contract for maintenance of new equipment are included for consideration. Estimate: 475,000 Additional information regarding the specifications may be obtained by contacting Richelle Krienke via email at CITY OF TACOMA /s/Kathy Katterhagen Procurement and Payables Manager /s/Richelle Krienke Senior Buyer City of Tacoma protest policy, located at, specifies procedures for protests submitted prior to and after submittal deadline. Meeting sites are accessible to persons with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities can be arranged with 48 hours advance notice by calling 253-502-8468. May 13