Illinois Public Higher Education Cooperative
Request for Proposal: Smart Waste System
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents:
Vendor: Big Belly Solar, Inc., Needham, MA
Amount: An estimated $5,711,700
An estimated start date of 7/10/2017 through 7/9/2022
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Please see Addendum 1 attached.
First published Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Friday February 10, 2017:
Purchasing Division (M/C 560)
809 South Marshfield Avenue
Chicago, IL 60612-7203
December 16, 2016 at 10:00 am CST
Location: UIC Facilities Management, 1140 S. Morgan Chicago, Illinois
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Geno Marchizza
The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof. Vendor may expect payment thirty to sixty days after receipt of invoice, unless otherwise stated in the bid documents. Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable. There is no BEP goal for this procurement. The contract(s) for this solicitation could exceed $50,000 annually.
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.