University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Xenex Disinfection Services, Incorporated, San Antonio, TX
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 Monday, May 11, 2020
The University awarded a contract for Three (3) LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots.
Three (3) LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots. The robots are ultraviolet light disinfection systems used to kill all kinds of pathogens.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for medical supplies or medical services necessary for the delivery of care and treatment at medical, dental, or veterinary teaching facilities utilized by SIU or U of I (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b-5)) This procurement is in the best interests of the University because the LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots quickly and effectively disinfects patient rooms. This is a critical service for UI Health during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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