BP PRODUCTS NORTH AMERICA
SVI Trucks Production Specification CO#3
SCOPE AND GENERAL INFORMATION
It is the intent of the BP PRODUCTS NORTH AMERICA to secure an emergency apparatus to withstand the continuous
use encountered in the emergency service. The apparatus shall be of the latest type, symmetrically proportioned and
constructed with due consideration of the load to be sustained.
All parts not specifically mentioned herein, but which are necessary in order to furnish a complete emergency apparatus,
shall be furnished and shall conform to the best practices known to the emergency industry.
The apparatus and all major components shall be manufactured in North America. Where the following detailed
specifications require specific brand names, model number, dimension or capacities of components such as: axles,
brakes, spring suspension, frame, steering gear, drive line, universal joints, engine transmission, alternator, batteries, air
brake system, they have been specified for the service because of their reliability/availability of replacement parts on a
All specifications herein contained are considered as minimum.
The apparatus shall comply with all applicable State and Federal requirements pertaining to vehicles used for fire fighting
and emergency vehicles at time of contract signing. The apparatus must also comply with all requirements as specified in
the NFPA 1901 standards that are applicable on date of contract signing.
The delivered apparatus shall have a certified G.V.W.R. weight sticker applied to vehicle on delivery to assure the
apparatus meets all laws pertaining to the weight carrying capacity of the vehicle.
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INTERNET IN-PROCESS SITE
The Body Manufacturer shall post and maintain a website where the BP PRODUCTS NORTH AMERICA will be able to
view digital images of their apparatus as its being manufactured. The digital images shall be posted once a week starting
when the body begins production or when the cab/chassis arrives and shall c