for 700 mattresses (Bid # J55216-0018M).
Southern Illinois University Carbondale wishes to purchase custom made mattresses that are 80" long with a minimum thickness of 7 1/2". The width of the mattresses shall be 36". Mattresses furnished must conform to Consumers Product Safety Committee Flammability Standard (FF472). Mattresses are to be delivered between May 26, 2003 and June 13, 2003 in lots of 120 or less. The vendor will be responsible for picking up and disposing of the 700 old mattresses. This is a requirement, not an option. Old mattresses will be staged at the entrance door for pick up.
An award will be made based on low bid meeting specifications.
The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids or parts thereof. Bidding documents may be obtained by contacting the Purchasing Office. Illinois Department of Human Rights (IDHR) eligibility number is required on all bid proposals.
(Submitted by Cathy Hagler, State Purchasing Officer.)