Applied Industrial Technologies,Cleveland, OH, has received a 5-year contract under Schedule 51V, Hardware Store Program with the General Services Administration (GSA) Center for Facilities Maintenance and Hardware. The contract has provisions to allow for three 5-year option periods to be exercised over a 20-year period.
Applied provides a tremendous value to federal agencies with its extensive inventory, local service center representation and local technical expertise. Many of the products carried and stocked are used daily at every government facility," said Bill Kershaw, Director of Government Sales.
With 430 facilities and 4,300 employee-associates across North America, Applied Industrial Technologies is an industrial distributor that offers more than 2 million parts critical to the operations of MRO and OEM customers in virtually every industry. In addition, Applied provides engineering, design and systems integration for industrial and fluid power applications, as well as customized mechanical, fabricated rubber and fluid power shop services. For its fiscal year ended Jun. 30, 2004, Applied posted sales of $1.52 billion.