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Government Product News


Cooperative contracts awarded that cover mailroom products
Government, education, and nonprofit agencies looking to enhance their direct mailing capabilities and processes now have access to mailing and postage solutions through National Joint Powers Alliance.
Mark your calendars for these complimentary cooperative purchasing events
U.S. Communities is hosting several webinars and Strategic Sourcing Summits.
4 kinds of power available with truck-mounted generators (with related video)
HIPPO Multipower truck-mounted generators provide hydraulic, air, electric and welding power wherever it’s needed.
New Atlanta ballpark gets needed public safety, vehicle help for first pitch
SunTrust Park was ready for the Atlanta Braves' opening day thanks to cooperative contracts that helped deliver needed public safety products and transport vehicles.
Smart tools help reduce municipal expenses in Delaware community
Working with Honeywell, Newark, Del., implemented smart technologies to deliver better water utility services and other improvements to residents.
NIGP names first NAC-accredited cooperative program
NIGP has announced that the U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance is the first cooperative program to earn NAC distinction.
Paver meets emissions regs, has no side engine
A Tier 4 truck engine that fulfills stringent emissions regulations powers the M310CS truck-mounted slurry seal and micro-surfacing paver. Bergkamp is the manufacturer.
UTV equipment provides efficient on-field medical transport for sports programs
Athletic departments and schools use the MEDLITE transport skid for on-field medical transport.
New cooperative contract available for recreation products
NJPA recently awarded contracts in the “Recreation and Playground Equipment, Accessories, and Supplies” category.
Concrete girders — sturdy and lengthy — used in Washington state bridge replacement
The new Miles Creston Bridge in Lincoln County, Wash., features 136.8-foot-long prestressed concrete super-girders. Oldcastle Precast fabricated the units.
Clear polycarbonate sheet secures vacant structures (with related video)
SecureView Clearboarding is a clear polycarbonate window and door boarding system that helps secure and protect vacant and abandoned properties.
Contractors have increased confidence in the government market
Onvia’s third annual survey of government contractor sales expectations shows contractors are optimistic about the government market.
Technology improves driver safety and cuts costs through effective monitoring
The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office in Washington state has installed a Telogis telematics device on each of the agency's 160 patrol vehicles.
New industry standard for equipment valuation
EquipmentWatch now offers Orderly Liquidation Values (OLV) for construction, lift and access, and agricultural equipment as part of its existing values solution.
Waste cart design speeds material flow
The 35-gallon Edge is a two-wheel residential waste container. The unit's design maximizes material flow.