Public Safety Communication Equipment - Radios (WSCA-WA)
Basic Contact Information - Lead State
Link to Lead State Websitehttps://fortress.wa.gov/ga/apps/ContractSearch/ContractSummary.aspx?c=02702
Inception & Expiration
Award Date: October 30, 2003
Current Expiration Date: October 29, 2013
Phase 1: Public safety communication equipment and support services for currently installed systems
Purchases for an installed base of equipment that only one vendor can replace; sole source justification needed for purchases; not competitively bid; negotiated pricing; cannot purchase entire turnkey systems. Customers must check with local laws governing sole source, special market conditions before using the Phase 1 contract. For Phase 1, the contract pricing will be the percentage discount off the manufacturer's most current price list used to establish a selling price for parts and equipment. The manufacturer shall provide a fixed price for associated support services.
Phase 2: New Communication Systems and Equipment:
Category 1 -- Radio analog and digital (two-way communication systems) portable, mobile, desk-top, base and repeater stations. VHF 136-174 MHz, UHF 450-470 MHz, UHF 806-870 MHz Frequencies, Infrastructure Equipment and Consoles
Category 2 -- Aircraft AM – FM band radios
Category 3 -- In-band mobile/portable radio repeater, analog and digital
Category 4 -- Gateway devices, audio switch unit/radio router JPS ACU-1000, audio switch ICRI unit.
Category 5 -- digital microwave radios, 6GHz, 11GHz, 18GHz and 23Ghz
Category 6 -- Communication towers, guyed and three-legged triangular
Category 7 -- Microwave antennas, waveguide and associated hardware
Category 8 -- Test equipment, analog and digital
AEROFLEX WICHITA, INC.
DANIELS ELECTRONICS LTD.
EF JOHNSON COMPANY
ICOM AMERICA, INC.
KENWOOD USA CORPORATION
MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC
RADIO FREQUENCY SYSTEMS INC
RAYTHEON JPS COMMUNICATIONS
RELM WIRELESS CORPORATION
SINCLAIR TECHNOLOGIES INC.
TAIT NORTH AMERICA, INC.
VALMONT INDUSTRIES, INC.
VERTEX STANDARD USA, INC.
Updates & Other Participation
Process for State Participation: Fill out a participating addendum form; send to lead state for review and approval. Once approved, participating addendum is sent back to participating state and to a preferred vendor if that vendor was identified on the form.