Purchasing Division (M/C 560)
University of Illinois at Chicago
809 South Marshfield Avenue
Chicago, IL 60612-7203
for CBC analyzer systems, consumables and service for the University of Illinois Medical Center Pathology Department's Core Laboratory (Request # MJH-120).
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois on behalf of the University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago Department of Pathology Core Chemistry Laboratory is seeking proposals from qualified firms to furnish 3 CBC analyzers and accompanying slide maker/stainer systems with a five-year reagent/consumables and service pricing program for the period November 15, 2005 through June 30, 2010 with the option to renew for 2 additional one-year periods at the same terms and conditions based on satisfactory performance, continuing need and availability of funds.
The University will hold a mandatory pre-proposal conference in the 1135 conference room, in the hospital building at 1740 West Taylor Street, at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 1, 2005. Representatives of the University will be present to answer any questions regarding the supplies, equipment and services being requested and proposal procedures. Prospective proposers must respond to Mike Hallahan, Contract Coordinator via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone (312) 996-2432 or 312-996-2850 on or before August 31, 2005 with firm name and number of attendees. A maximum of 3 representatives from each firm may attend. (Submitted by Heather J. Haberaecker, State Purchasing Officer.)
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.