University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Emergency Award/Quick Purchase
Vendor: Bruker AXS Inc., Madison, WI
An estimated start date of 3/20/2013 through 4/5/2013
The term dates pertain to shipping and "acceptance testing" period.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, March 21, 2013
The University awarded a contract for Bruker AXS SMART X2S demo unit.
This emergency/quick purchase was required due to a situation in which
items available on the spot market or at discounted prices were available for a limited time such that sound business judgment mandated a purchase immediately to take advantage of the availability and price.
The emergency/quick purchase was required due to a situation in which the Bruker AXS SMART X2S system equipment was available at a deeply discounted price for a limited time on a first come basis. Sound business judgment mandated an immediate purchase to take advantage of the availability and price.
The demo unit is available for $ 120,000 and the purchase value of a new unit is $ 190.900. This represents a 37% discount.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Gary Reis
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.