Number of unsuccessful, responsive bidders:
Vendor: Ekla Corporation, Naperville, IL
Amount: An estimated $230,525.10
An estimated start date of 10/11/2010 through 9/1/2012
This bid did not include the BEP subcontracting goals.
Responsive unsuccessful bidders:
Cardinal Health, Waukegan, Illinois, $336,330
Midwest Medical, Broadview, Illinois, $240.376
Kreisers Inc., Souix Falls, South Dakota, $270,326
Howard Medical, Chicago, Illinois, $236,436
Gulf South Medical, Jacksonville, Florida, $293,574
The following bids were not responsive:
Globe Medical, Lansing, Illinois, $189,158
Medline Industries, Mundelein, Illinois $74,340
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.