University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Emergency Award/Quick Purchase
Vendor: WPS USA Corporation, Rockville, MD
Amount: An estimated $200,272.18
An estimated start date of 5/28/2020 through 8/25/2020
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, June 2, 2020
The University awarded a contract for parking access & revenue control system upgrade.
This emergency/quick purchase was required due to a situation in which public health or safety was threatened.
Due to COVID-19 we are required to provide hygienically safe equipment and software to increase contact-less transactions on the UIC campus. The software and hardware are proprietary and any additional equipment or software must fully integrate with the existing 202 devices used in 41 parking lots.
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
Chief Procurement Officer - Ben Bagby
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.