REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – EXCAVATOR

The Municipality of the County of Antigonish is seeking proposals for the provision of a new excavator.  The proposed machine shall be sized and equipped similar to a CAT 318.  Any and all makes and models of new machines of a similar size and capabilities will be considered.

Proposals must include complete specifications for the proposed machine and guaranteed value of machine at the end of a five year period.  Any and all other benefit packages related to the maintenance, operations or future replacement of the machine will be considered.  Machine must have a Hydraulic Thumb, Trenching Bucket and Automated Greasing System.

The Municipality reserves the right to accept or reject any or all Proposals.  Selection process for the purchase of this excavator will consider the following:  5 year cost analysis, overall suitability of excavator for waste facility, efficiency of machine and purchase price.

Sealed Proposals clearly marked “Proposal – Excavator” shall be submitted on or before Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 12:00 noon.

Proposals can be delivered or mailed to:

285 BEECH HILL ROAD
BEECH HILL  NS  B2G 0B4

Questions should be directed to Daryl Myers, Director of Public Works by phone at 902-863-9653 or by email at:  dmyers@antigonishcounty.ns.ca