University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: IDEXX, Columbia, MO
Amount: An estimated $200,000
An estimated start date of 12/21/2019 through 12/20/2021
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, December 19, 2019
The University awarded a contract for biologic testing of samples.
Biologic testing of samples.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for performing sponsored research and other sponsored activities under grants and contracts funded by the sponsor or by sources other than State appropriations. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(8)) Pricing for testing from IDEXX has not increased during the previous three-year period. The proposed pricing increase for the next two years is considered minimal with an average increase of 4.22% after three years with no increase.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.