Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Vendor: Parr Instrument Company, Moline, IL
Amount: An estimated $184,230
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, March 12, 2009
The University awarded a contract for research equipment to Parr Instrument Company, Moline, IL, for an estimated $184,230.
This research equipment will be used for the synthesis of liquid fuels from coal as well as both coal and biomass gasification. This equipment will be a gas feed system with three mass flow controllers, a tubular reactor system, a fluid bed reactor system, and a product handling control system.
This purchase is only economically available from a single source because the
compatibility of equipment, accessories, replacement parts, or service is a paramount consideration.
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This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.