Materials & Services Purchased

Major Categories

Subcategories Description

Facilities, Energy Efficiency, Travel
  • Relocation services
  • Office supplies
  • Toner
  • Rental car agreements
  • Hotels
  • Architecture and engineering services
  • Custodial services
  • Furniture
  • General construction
  • Roofing
  • Paving
  • Pest control
  • HVAC
  • UPS, fire protection, and halon systems
  • Fencing
  • Caulking
  • Electrical services
  • Carpet/flooring
  • Grounds maintenance
  • Road sweeping
  • Security services
  • Elevator maintenance
Information Technology
  • Hardware
  • Software
  • IT maintenance
  • Asset management
  • Multi-functional devices
  • Copiers
  • Document management/retention
  • IT services
  • Telecom/networking (services, equipment and maintenance)
  • Wireless
  • Conferencing (video, telephone)
  • IT outsourcers
Maintenance,
Repairs and Operations (MRO)
  • Pipes, valves and fittings
  • Industrial gases, chemicals
  • Water treatment
  • Bearings
  • Power transmission
  • Electrical supplies
  • Fasteners – (QA and Non-QA)
  • Hand tools
  • Power tools
  • Bushings
  • Lubricants
  • Paint
  • Industrial supplies
  • Safety
  • Pumps
  • Small motors
  • Material handling
  • Trailers
  • Welding supplies
  • Custodial supplies
  • Drinking water
  • Drums
  • Filters
  • Fire equipment
  • Insulation
  • Medical/pandemic supplies/equipment
  • Thermocouples
  • Gaskets (gaskets, packing & sealing devices, seals, o-rings, etc.)
  • Fluid power (pneumatic & hydraulic valves, cylinders, actuators, etc.)
Major Plant / Transmission Equipment & Services
  • Turbine generators
  • Turbine parts
  • Boilers
  • Boiler parts
  • Pulverizers
  • Waste disposal services
  • Scaffolding
  • OEM repair parts
  • Equipment maintenance and repair services
  • Heavy equipment (construction, non-construction)
  • Drums
  • Vegetation Management
  • Wire and cables
  • Transmission structures and components
  • Transmission construction and services
  • Insulators
  • Bushings
  • Relays
  • Switchgear
  • Transformers
  • Batteries
  • Transmission line hardware
  • Lightning arresters
  • Capacitors
  • Circuit breakers
  • Circuit switchers
  • Miscellaneous telecom products
Professional Services
  • Staff augmentation (temp labor)
  • Legal consulting
  • Management consulting (project/process)
  • New business development consulting
  • Technical consulting
  • Environmental consulting
  • Translation services
  • Health, safety and worker’s comp programs
  • Administrative support services (consulting services)
  • Medical services (consulting services: labor, nursing, pharmacological)
Fuel. Byproducts, Steel N/A
Logistics N/A
Maintenance, Modifications, Engineering N/A
Travel, Meetings, Fleet, HED N/A
Marketing Services and Media N/A

 

TVA also purchases other materials/services that are currently not reflected in the above listing. As new category groups and category managers are approved they will be posted. If you have questions about materials/services not listed, please email them to supplierconnections@tva.gov.