Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Tekran Instruments Corporation, Toronto, Canada
Amount: An estimated $70,009
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 Friday, August 21, 2020
The University awarded a contract for a system control module including accessories.
Southern Illinois University is seeking an exemption for a contract for a system control module including a CVAFS detector along with other accessories.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for contracts with a foreign entity for research or educational activities, where the foreign entity does not maintain an office in the United States or the foreign entity is the sole source of the service or product. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(9)) This equipment will be used in research.
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