University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Emergency Award/Quick Purchase
Vendor: Berthold Electric Power Services LLC, Elgin, IL
Terms: One-time transaction
A one year warranty extends to these specialized circuit breakers.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, September 21, 2011
The University awarded a contract for electrical circuit breakers.
This emergency/quick purchase was required due to a situation in which
immediate repairs were needed to prevent further loss or damage to University property.
This purchase of two specialized circuit breakers to replace the failed two circuit breakers that resulted from an electrical outage. The electrical outage was due to a failure of a high pressure steam line in the College of Medicine Research Building located at 909 S. Wood Street Chicago, IL 60607. These circuit breakers are manufactured by Square D and only Square D breakers can fit in the gear frame. There is only one distributor of Square D in the Chicagoland area
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This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.