University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Invitation for Bid: Tensile Stage Rebid
The purpose of this Amendment "A1" is to change the opening date of the solicitation.
First published Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Sealed bids will be accepted below until 2:00 PM, Thursday October 28, 2021:
At the following address:
212A Illini Plaza
1817 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820-0000
The Department of Material Science and Engineering is requesting bids from one Vendor to provide a tensile stage adapted for scanning electron microscopy, high temperature testing and cryogenic temperature testing. The present in-situ stage will be used for performing strain measurement at the nanometer scale inside scanning electron microscopes during deformation at room, cryogenic and high temperatures. The tensile stage is a thermo-mechanical instrument to analyze and qualify materials in-situ or ex-situ during deformation.
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
Chief Procurement Officer - John Donato
State Purchasing Officer - Bridget McHatton
There is no BEP goal for this procurement.
The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof. Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable.
Vendor may expect payment thirty to sixty days after receipt of invoice, unless otherwise stated in the bid documents.
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.