Municipal Purchases and Proposals
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Worthing Corporation 'recommends the purchase of two Dennis refuse collectors.
Andover 'roan Council le to purehase.e, 24.on motor roller; tenders have to be in by February 20. .
Salford Town Council requires a 2-ton tipping lorry. Tenders have to be delivered by February 19, East Barnet Urbat District Council requires a moving-floor refuse collector; the closing date for tenders is February 22.
Wolverhampton Corporation has accepted the tender of Messrs. Bredberrn and Wedge for the supply of a Morris-Commercial 30-cwt. lorry.
Portsmouth Cleansing Committee has accepted the tender of Messrs. J. FL Sparshatt and Sone for the supply of three Dennis 4-ton refuse collectors.
Reigate Borough Council requires a 700-730gallon uraltepeepose petrol-peopelied gully emptier; the closing date for tenders is February 29.
South Shields 'Town Connell is to spend £4,510 on two eweeper-colleeters, two refuse collectors, a gully-emptier and two general-purpose vehicles.
Newcastle-en-Tyne Cleansing Department requires nrne petrol-driven reinse coitectore. Details may be obtained from the superintendent of the department, Stowell Street, and tenders have to be delivered by March 2.
Ipswich Corporation recommends the acceptance el the lender of Mann, Egerton and Co., Ltd., for the supply of an Austin ambulance. The corporatiori is buying three Denials refuse collecrors teem Lock and Stagg, Ltd.
Newcastie•upon-Tyne Education Committee is inviting tenders for the &apply of a bus body to accommodate 40 schoolchildren. Tenders have to be delivered' by February 29 to the Director of Education, from whom fuller details may be obtained.
BebIngton Urban District Council is in the market for a 750-gallon gully emptier, the body to be interchangeable with a refuse-collection Malty. Further details may be obtained from the engineer and surveyor, Brackenwocel, Nigher liebington, Clieshice. and the closing date for tenders is February 26. amaricar Urban District Council requires two 2-ton short-wheelbase end-tipping peteol lorries for its highways and works department, and these concerns tendering have to make an allowance for a 1-ton tipping vehicle. Further details may be obtained from the surveyor to the council, High Street, Billericay, and tenders have to be delivered by February 18.
Devon County Council (North-Western Division) roads department is 'inviting tenders for three Thernyeroft Beauty 4-ton ehaseis, these Morris-Commercial 2-ton short-wheelbase normalcontrol ehasels and locally built eid-tipping bodies for them' as well as a Morris 8-10-cwt. standard van. Ferthee particulars may be obtained irosn the county purveyor, Bridge Chambers, Barnstaple, and tenders have to be delivered by February 25.
Stalybridge Corporation is considering the purchase of a refuse collector.
Walsall Corporation 13 to purchase a Fordson tractor for the gas department.
Bolton Corporation is buying 20 Leyland Titan oilers with torque ceases-tore.
East Ham Corporation recommends the purchase of a turntable ladder and pump,
Leeds Corporation hae anthorized the pule chase of a COMMCC van for the gas department. Oldbury Corporation So to obtain tenders for the supply of a fire-engine, an ambulance and two lorries.
Warrington Corporation is to obtain tenders for the supply of two vehicles for the cleansing department.
Bradford Corporation has authorized the purchase of two Commer 3-ton lorries for the streets department.
Leeds Corporation's transport committee has obtained sanction to borrow .E15,650 for the purchase of 10 buses.
Plymouth Works Committee has accepted the tender of W. Slumlord, Ltd., for the supply of a 30-rivet. tipping lorry.
Eating Corporation is seeking tenders for the supply of a petrol-driven road sweeper, the closing date being February 24.
Hendon Borough Council requires a turntable mater-tower ladder, complete with pump; the closing date for tenders is March 9.
Cardiff Corporation recommends the acceptance of the tender of N. W. Nash and Co.. Ltd., for the supply of a Bedford 2-ton lorry. Keighley Corporation is to purchase a fire. engine at an estimated cost of E1,200, and is van at about ,2180 for the electricity department.
Caterham and Watlingham Urban District Council requires a 10-12-cubic yd. rear-loading refute collector. Tenders have to be delivered by March 2.
Bradford Transport Committee reconunenda the purchase of 10 A.E.C. double-deck buses. two A.E.C. single-deckers and 13 Daimler donble-deekers.
Runcorn Urban District Council requires a 700-800-gallon petrol gully emptier and a 3. ton petrol road roller. Tenders have to be delivered by February 28. •
Birmingham Fire Department requires tenders foe the supply of a fire-escape tender, a fire-purnp and a Tarry. Further detaile may be obtained from the chief officer of the brigade; the closing date is April 6.
Aberdeen Corporation has confirmed the recommendation of its transport committee to purchase five A,E.C. and five Daimler chassis, but has derided that all the 10 (instead of eight) bodies should be built by Mr. William Walker, Aberdeen.
Ilford Electricity Committee has accepted the following tenders:--F, G. Smith (Motors!, eta., for an eteetno van and a Morris van; Corporation of Electric Transport, Ltd., for two Morrison eleetries; and Victory Garage, Ltd., for a Morris-Commercial lorry.