Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Vendor: Varian Incorporated, Walnut Creek, CA
Amount: An estimated $69,165
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, May 28, 2009
The University awarded a contract for a graphite furnace and integral spectrometer to Varian Incorporated, Walnut Creek, CA, for an estimated $69,165.
The graphite furnace is a Varian 240 Zeeman graphite furnace AA system, PSD Autosampler, GTA-120 furnace supply, viewing extraction hood, and tub-cam for viewing inside the graphite tube.
The integral spectrometer is an Integral SIPS PS, a PC-controlled true double beam spectrometer for fast multi-element flame atomic absorption determinations.
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.