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University of Illinois at Chicago
Emergency Award #JCM753
Announcement of an Emergency Award/Quick Purchase
Final Amount
Published Wednesday September 14, 2016
Vendor: E.A. Fischione Instruments, Inc.
Final Amount: $77,500
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Lee Saulter.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Award Info Awarded Thursday July 14, 2016
Awarded to:
Vendor: E.A. Fischione Instruments, Inc., Export, PA
Amount: An estimated $70,000
An estimated start date of 7/15/2016 through 8/25/2016
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, July 14, 2016
The University awarded a contract for a TEM ion mill equipment comatible with JEOL TEM.
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.
Purchase from E.A. Fischione Instruments, Inc. their demo model 1050 TEM Mill instrument unit available on a first come basis at a significant discounted price.

Fischione is the only manufacturer of a TEM ion mill equipment that can be used to prepare samples for the JEOL ARM200CF TEM/STEM. The Fischione model 1050 TEM mill is the only unit that is compatible with the existing research instrumentation. The existing research instrumentation is the JEM-ARM200CF is a probe aberration corrected 200kV STEM/TEM with a cold field emission source with 0.35eV energy resolution. For HADF imaging at 200kV this instrument has a resolution of less than 0.08nm. It was installed in 2011.

For additional information, contact:
John Meehan
University of Ilinois at Chicago
Purchasing Division (M/C 560)
809 South Marshfield Avenue
Chicago, IL 60612-7203
Phone: (312) 413-5961
FAX: (312) 996-2055
State Purchasing Officer - Lee Saulter

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.

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