University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Emergency Award/Quick Purchase
Vendor: Earthwise Environmental, Wood Dale, IL
Amount: An estimated $120,000
An estimated start date of 6/11/2020 through 9/9/2020
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, June 16, 2020
The University awarded a contract for perform quality analysis on potable water.
This emergency/quick purchase was required due to a situation in which public health or safety was threatened.
Due to COVID-19 the buildings have not been fully occupied for over three months. Facilities Management is taking all safety steps to reopen the buildings. Legionella and lead leeching is a necessary test to confirm we are operating the buildings domestic water in a safe and best practice manner.
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.