University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Straumann USA, LLC, Andover, MA
Amount: An estimated $161,126
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 Thursday, August 20, 2020
The University awarded a contract for Trios scanners.
Trios scanners provide quick and detailed scans of teeth.
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)) Trios scanners are a necessary tool in dentistry. The scanners allows dentist to provide preventive care with caries diagnostics aid and monitoring tools. With the addition of our new operatory, additional Trios scanners are necessary to assure we are providing the best quality dental care.
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