MONROE TOWNSHIP, N.J., Nov. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Educational Services Commission of NJ (ESCNJ) has contracted Insurance Restoration Specialists, Inc. (IRS) to provide disaster recovery and remediation services to its over 1,100 member organizations. The ESCNJ Cooperative System, the largest co-op pricing system in the state, serves school districts, colleges, universities, housing authorities, libraries, fire districts and other county and state government agencies throughout New Jersey. Its goal is to save taxpayer funds by developing bid specifications, administering bid processing, vetting vendor qualifications, and negotiating discounted prices on behalf of its membership.
To be awarded the contract, Monroe-Township-based Insurance Restoration Specialists, Inc. met a rigorous set of ESCNJ requirements for its Disaster Recovery Services provider:
- 24/7 response to damage from fire, explosion, smoke, water, mold, fungus, chemical contamination, natural disasters, wind, storm, and flood
- Certifications for fire restoration, water mitigation, and mold remediation and compliance with US EPA Mold Remediation in Schools and Commercial Buildings
- Ability to provide services throughout New Jersey
- Providing significant value to ESCNJ members
IRS is a unique restoration contractor in New Jersey that provides water, fire and storm damage restoration services and is also qualified to provide bio-hazard cleanup and decontamination, infection control services, environmental HAZMAT remediation, HVAC cleaning and reconstruction services. Collectively IRS and its staff members hold 26 certifications and designations from government and professional organizations. Most notable among these are Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Certified Environmental Infection Control Remediator (CEICR), and IICRC Master Water Restorer.
Tom Peter, IRS Vice President, says, "We are proud to have earned this designation from the ESCNJ, and look forward to serving their membership. We have offered highly qualified, responsive, reliable, and professional service for 32 years to many municipal, county and state government organizations. Our competitive pricing structure, extensive certifications and demonstrated experience make IRS an excellent service provider for these organizations."
In addition to the ESCNJ contract, IRS has been qualified by the State of New Jersey (Water Restoration Services, 2014-2018), NJ Department of Property Management and Construction (Microbial Remediation Classification C103), NJ Public Works Contractor Registration 165, and the Municipal Excess Liability Joint Insurance Fund (Qualified Emergency Service Vendor.)
Insurance Restoration Specialists, Inc. (IRS), based in Monroe Township, N.J., is a premier provider of disaster recovery remediation, environmental remediation, biohazard emergency response and HVAC inspection and cleaning in the New Jersey-Philadelphia-New York City area. IRS is certified by NADCA and has Certified Air Systems Cleaning Technicians and a Certified Ventilation System Inspector on staff.
New Jersey State approved Co-op # 65MCESCCPS
Bid # ESCNJ 17/18-34
Contract Dates: 11/16/17-11/15/20
About The Educational Services Commission of NJ Cooperative System
The Educational Services Commission of New Jersey Cooperative System (ESCNJ) (www.escnj.k12.nj.us) has been in existence since 1977, and has grown to become the largest cooperative pricing system in New Jersey. With over 1,100 members, participants include school districts, colleges, universities, municipalities, county governments, housing authorities, libraries, fire districts and more. Its goal is to save taxpayers money by seeking out great prices for members.
If you would like more information about this topic, please call Tom Peter at (800) 634-0261 or email [email protected].
SOURCE Insurance Restoration Specialists, Inc.