Disaster Products-Equipment-Materials Purchased

Products – Equipment – Materials

Purchased During Disaster Planning/Preparation/Mitigation, Response, and Recovery

Federal, state, and local governments, schools (K-12) and universities/colleges, insurance companies, private businesses, homeowners, and not-for-profit organizations purchase just about every product, price of equipment, or type of materials produced. The following is a list of some of the 165+ products, equipment, and materials purchased over the past five years – this list is not an exhaustive list – it is fair to say that the government buys everything during disaster response and recovery.

  • Adhesives – All Types
  • Air Conditioners
  • Airplanes
  • Alarms
  • All-Terrain Vehicles – All Types
  • Antifreeze and Coolant Products
  • Asphalt
  • ATV / Club Cars
  • Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs)
  • Barges
  • Beds and Bedding
  • Blue Roof Sheeting
  • Boats – All Types
  • Bottled Water – all types
  • Bulk Fuel
  • Bulldozers
  • Buses – All Types
  • Cables and Ropes
  • Cameras
  • Cardiovascular Instrumentation – Defibrillators, Heart Pumps, Monitoring Equipment, etc.
  • Cars – Rental Cars
  • Cellular Phones and Accessories
  • Cement
  • Chairs/Equipment for Mobile RV and Tent Sites
  • Cleaning and Decontamination Products
  • Coffee and Coffee Products
  • Cold Weather Gear
  • Command Posts and Incident Command Centers
  • Commercial Linen Products
  • Communications Equipment – All Types
  • Computer and Computer Peripheral Equipment
  • Computer Hardware and Software
  • Construction Materials – All
  • Consumable Medical Supplies
  • Copy Machines
  • Cost Estimating Software
  • Drones
  • Drugs and Druggists’ Sundries
  • Dumpster Rental
  • Earth Moving Equipment and Operators
  • Electrical Equipment – All
  • Electronics – Miscellaneous
  • Elevator – Parts
  • Emergency Backup Generators
  • Emergency Building Enclosure
  • Emergency Chair Evacuation Device
  • Emergency Power Restoration Equipment
  • Emergency Road Clearance Equipment
  • Emergency Shelter Equipment
  • Emergency Snow Removal Equipment
  • Equipment Rental Firms – All Types
  • Energy Drinks – Protein Drinks
  • Excavators
  • Extermination Supplies and Equipment
  • Fax Machines
  • Fire Detecting Equipment
  • First Aid Products – All Types
  • Food – all
  • Food (Health) Supplements
  • Fuel – All Forms
  • Furniture – Office and Household
  • Generator Filters
  • Generators – All Types
  • Gloves and Finger Cots, Medical Type
  • GoPro-Type Cameras
  • Guard Dogs
  • Handheld Scanners
  • Hand Trucks
  • Hardware – All Types
  • Heating, Venting, and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Helicopters
  • Household Appliances
  • Ice – Manufacturers and Storage
  • Insulation – All Kinds
  • Janitorial/Custodial Products
  • Knuckleboom Self-Loading Trucks
  • Laboratory and Field-Testing Equipment
  • Laboratory and Field-Testing Products
  • Lighting – All Types
  • Loaders
  • Locks, Key Blanks, and Locksmith Tools
  • Locksmith Equipment
  • Locksmith Products
  • Lumber – all types
  • Manufacturers and Wholesales – All Products
  • Masonry and Concrete Repair Products
  • Masonry Products – All
  • Masonry Saws and Blades
  • Mattresses
  • Medical Evacuation Equipment
  • Medical, Dental, and Hospital Equipment and Supplies
  • Mobile Home Manufacturers
  • Mosquito Netting
  • Mosquito Sprays and Mitigation Products
  • Motor Coach Rental
  • Oil
  • Ophthalmic Equipment
  • Ophthalmic Products
  • Oxygen Tanks
  • Pamphlets and Documents
  • Paper
  • Perishable Prepared Food
  • Plastic Plumbing Fixtures
  • Plastic Products
  • Portable Offices
  • Port-A-Potties and Maintenance
  • Posts, Standards, Supports, and Expansion Plugs for Signs
  • Potable Tanks
  • Printers and Supplies
  • Propane
  • Pumps – All Kinds
  • Pumps – Gasoline and Diesel Fuel (Service Station Type)
  • Radios and Networks
  • Rebar – Steel
  • Refrigerators and Freezers
  • Rescue Equipment – All Types
  • Retina Vulnerability Scanner Tool
  • Roof Coatings – All Kinds
  • Roof Tarping
  • Roofing – Coated, Elastomeric, Sprayed Foam, etc.
  • Roofing Equipment
  • Roofing Products
  • Ropes and Cables
  • Rubber Products
  • Safety Equipment – All Types
  • Safety Vests
  • Sanitary Paper Products
  • Scooters
  • Screen House Canopies
  • Screen Houses
  • Septic Tank – Installation, Repair, and Maintenance
  • Shingles, Composition, Asphalt – Roofing
  • Shuttles and Buses
  • Signage
  • Snow Removal and De-Icing Equipment
  • Snow Removal and De-Icing Products
  • Software
  • Structural Drying Equipment
  • Structural Drying Products
  • Tarps
  • Temporary HVAC Products
  • Temporary Offices and Mobile Command Trailers
  • Tents – all types
  • Testing Equipment
  • Testing Products
  • Thermal Blankets
  • Towels
  • Toys and Games – all types
  • Transformer – High Voltage (Maintenance and Repair) Equipment
  • Transformer – High Voltage (Maintenance and Repair) Products
  • Transformer – Power (Electric Sub-Station) Equipment
  • Transformer – Power (Electric Sub-Station) Products
  • Transportation Equipment
  • Travel Trailers
  • Trucks – All Types
  • Tub and Horizontal Grinders
  • Two-Way Radio Receivers, Transmitters, Transceivers – Mobile and Base Station
  • Wash Kits
  • Water Containers/Bottles
  • Water Quality Monitoring Equipment – Bod Analyzers, Turbidimeters, Well Samplers, Etc.
  • Water Testing Products
  • Weather Radios
  • Weed and Vegetation Control Products
  • Wells – All Kinds
  • Wheelbarrows
  • Winches
  • Windows
  • Windows and Curtain Wall System Replacements