23Wm Elk Collars And Implant Transmitters

Agency: State Government of Pennsylvania
State: Pennsylvania
Level of Government: State & Local
Category:
  • 58 - Communications, Detection and Coherent Radiation Equipment
Opps ID: NBD13138110022381118
Posted Date: Aug 12, 2019
Due Date: Aug 27, 2019
Solicitation No: 6100048781
Source: Members Only
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Department for this solicitation: Procurement
Date Prepared: 08/12/19 Types: IFB
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Solicitation/Project#: 6100048781 Solicitation/Project Title: 23WM-Elk Collars and Implant Transmitters
Description: PA Game Commission, Bureau of Wildlife Management is soliciting electronic bids for fifty (50) Iridium adult GPS radio collars, 50 vaginal implant transmitters, and 50 expandable neonate collars to be used on rocky mountain elk.
Department Information
Department/Agency: Game Commission Delivery Location: Pa Game Commission 2001 Elmerton Ave Harrisburg Pa 17110
County: Dauphin Duration: upone reward till December 1, 2019
Contact Information
First Name: Matt Last Name: Swineford
Phone Number:
(XXX-XXX-XXXX)
717-787-6594 Email: maswinefor@pa.gov
Solicitation Information
Bids must be received by the purchasing agency on the Solicitation Due Date no later than the Solicitation Due Time as set forth in the solicitation. Any conflict between the dates and/or times contained in the solicitation itself or its attachments and this advertisement shall be resolved in favor of the solicitation.

Solicitation Start Date: 08/12/19
Solicitation Due Date: 08/27/19 Solicitation Due Time: 2:00 PM
Solicitation Opening Date: 08/27/19 Solicitation Opening Time: 2:00 PM
Opening Location: Pa Game Commission Headquarters Division Of Contracts And Procurement 2001 Elmerton Ave Harrisburg Pa 17110
No. of Addendums: 0
Amended Date: 08/12/19
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Bid Specifications for Adult Female Elk Collars,
Vaginal Implant Transmitters, & Calf Collars.
Jeremy Banfield-Elk Biologist
Avery Corondi-Elk Biologist Aide
Chris Rosenberry-Deer and Elk Section Supervisor
Must have Order Received by December 1, 2019, no later.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission is collecting bids for fifty (50) Iridium adult GPS radio-collars, 50
vaginal implant transmitters, and 50 expandable neonate collars to be used on Rocky mountain elk
(Cervus canadensis).
Each Adult GPS Radio-Collar must:
Be designed for use on free-ranging rocky mountain elk, and upon request, be supported with
examples of their use on current elk studies.
Use GPS technology to collect accurate locations and transmit location data on a predetermined
schedule using an Iridium satellite connection.
Store internally all location, activity, and temperature data collected during at least 2 years of
continuous use.
Have two-way communication via Iridium for changing GPS schedules.
Have a battery life of approximately 2 years with 1 GPS fix every 13 hours, 1 GPS fix per Iridium
message (e.g., once per day), and a VHF beacon on for 20 hours per day.
Contain a VHF beacon.
Contain a mortality sensor.
Contain a 3-axis activity sensor.
Contain a temperature sensor.
Have all wires and antennas integrated within the collar belting or housing.
Contain 2 complete sets of attachment hardware per collar (plates, bolt stems, nuts).
Be compatible with Vectronic GPS Plus X Collar Manager software.
Be compatible with Vectronic Drop-Off Manager software.
Each Vaginal Implant Transmitter must:
Be designed for use on free-ranging rocky mountain elk.
Communicate with the respective adult GPS radio collars to notify researchers of parturition
events.
Each Calf Radio-Collar must:
Use GPS technology to collect accurate locations and transmit location data on a predetermined
schedule using a Globalstar satellite connection.
Contain a VHF beacon.
Contain a mortality sensor.
Communicate with the respective adult GPS radio collars to notify researchers of separation
events.
Bids should also include all costs associated with use of the collars for 2 years, including any activation
fees and data transmission plans.
All radio-collars must be received at Harrisburg, PA by December 1, 2019.
Questions concerning radio-collar specifications should be directed to Jeremy Banfield.
(814) 279-4542
jebanfield@pa.gov
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