Raco Products Now Available Through
GSA Advantage! Program
March 28, 2002 RACO Manufacturing
and Engineering Company of Emeryville, Calif. has announced that its extensive
line of data logging and remote monitoring products are now available to
Federal employees through the General Services Administration (GSA) Advantage!
program. The GSA Advantage! program is an online procurement source for
Federal Government employees that provides access to more than one million
government-approved products and services.
RACO was chosen to be a GSA Advantage! supplier because its products
meet FAR requirements and offer efficient and effective solutions for
Federal employee needs. Examples of products now available to Federal
employees include RACO's Catalyst,Verbatim®, Verbatim® Gateway,
Chatterbox®, Guard-It® and Responder, all high quality products
for alarm monitoring, reporting and system status checking.
Used in industries ranging from water and wastewater to oil and gas,
RACO products allow for maximum flexibility. RACO products let users measure
data from a variety of devices and can report alarm conditions to a number
of devices, including a central computer, standard phone, cellular phone,
numeric or voice page, PA system, fax or voice mail system.
To order RACO products through GSA Advantage!, federal employees can
log on to www.gsaadvantage.gov.
RACO products are found under FSS 539, subcategory 246 201 (alarm and
signal systems). For convenient ordering, employees should use RACO's
contract number GS-07F-0447K.
For over 50 years, RACO Manufacturing and Engineering Co. of Emeryville,
Calif. has provided municipalities, industry and government with a wide
variety of high quality, reliable remote communications systems and RTUs
for data logging, alarm autodialing, remote monitoring, reporting and
control. Applications range from a single point to a full multi-station,
multi-point PLC, DCS or SCADA network. For more information, contact RACO
at 1400 62nd St., Emeryville, CA 94608; Ph: 800-722-6999; Fax: 510-658-3153;
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