Park Planet Partners with NPPGov

Park Planet Partners with NPPGov

NPPGov, the leader in public safety cooperative purchasing, is proud to announce that Park Planet has signed an agreement to be a vendor.

Park Planet is widely known as a leading full-service supplier of playgrounds and site amenities in the recreation industry.

Now NPPGov members can access member pricing on Park Planet park, playground, and recreation equipment, including but not limited to:

  • PlayCraft playgrounds, ropes and climbing


  • ICON Shelters inc. standard and DSA approved shelters


  • Valley School shelters DSA covers


  • Custom Canopies Int’l standard and DSA Approved shade products


  • Fitness products


  • Rubber safety surfacing for play spaces


  • Installation, demo and site work services


  • Site furnishings

“Park Planet consistently delivers a suite of products and solutions that is unparalleled in the marketplace,” said Bill DeMars, Executive Director of NPPGov. “Our members know this brand well and can count on their team’s quality and innovation to provide the best solutions for their needs.”

NPPGov offers an extensive selection of Public Safety agreements for products and services to save departments time and money while getting the products they want. In addition to publicly solicited agreements, NPPGov also offers its members a discount program for individuals from such vendors as AT&T FirstNet, Hewlett-Packard, PODS and more. NPPGov owns all their own agreements. The process is completely RFP-driven instead of price-negotiated. This process allows organizations to purchase easily by harnessing the buying power of more than 45,000 NPPGov member organizations.

Membership to NPPGov is free with no purchasing obligation. NPP customer service agents help members find real savings throughout the procurement process. NPPGov members have access to a wide variety of publicly solicited contracts that simplify purchasing while complying with procurement requirements.

About NPPGov

NPPGov is a national cooperative procurement organization offering publicly solicited contracts to government entities nationwide. Our contracts are created through a public solicitation by a Lead Public Agency. Access to our cooperative contracts is complimentary with no purchasing obligations.

NPPGov serves Government and Nonprofit organizations. Public Safety GPO and Law Enforcement GPO are programs of NPPGov with contracts that focus on Fire/Rescue and Law Enforcement. NPPGov provides live contract support five days a week with a dedicated team to assist members through all stages of the procurement process.

Benefits of cooperative contracts:

  • Competitively bid, no additional RFP necessary


  • Saves time and money in the procurement process


  • Live contract support

NPPGov is the government division of National Purchasing Partners (NPP), which is owned by nonprofit hospitals. A substantial portion of NPPGov proceeds help support medical research and healthcare initiatives.

About Park Planet

Park Planet supplies and installs outdoor recreation equipment, surfacing, shade shelters and site furnishings for playgrounds, parks, and public spaces. Our extensive shade lineup includes standard and custom metal and fabric structures, including California DSA Approved shelters for outdoor classrooms, eating areas and walkway covers. Our surfacing products include Poured-in-Place rubber, Synthetic turf, Rubber tiles and Rubber much. Established in 2000, Park Planet has become an industry leader in providing turnkey recreation solutions.