Turners Falls Municipal Airport: SRE Equipment Acquisition

The Challenge

The Airport did not own any snow removal equipment and instead relied upon local contractors and Town assistance for snow removal.


Turners Falls Municipal Airport SRE AcquisitionGale’s Services

  • Assisted the Airport in preparing a funding justification in accordance with FAA Advisory Circular 150/5220-20A for the purchase of new snow removal equipment with three (3) attachments for FAA and MassDOT approvals
  • Coordinated with vendors and suppliers to obtain information on available equipment to comply with Buy American standards
  • Prepared technical specifications for the following:
    • Carrier vehicle: dump truck
    • Attachment: power reversible high-speed plow
    • Attachment: ramp plow
    • Attachment: power sweeper
  • Provided bidding services including advertising, distribution, outreach to potential bidders, management of bid opening, bid review, and award recommendation
  • Provided grant administration services including preparation of grant applications, reimbursement requests, annual financial reports, and closeout documentation