University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Invitation for Bid: Furnish & Deliver a Used Class V Combine Harvester
Vendor: Birkey's Farm Store Inc., Galesburg, ILNumber of unsuccessful, responsive bidders:
Terms: One-time transaction
The award amount is the bid price of $212,000 for the equipment. This price will be offset by vendors offer of $189,790 in trade in value for a total cost to the University of $22,210 plus the equipment to be traded.
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Stephen Rotello.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Amendment #1 is to extend the bid opening date to March 21, 2017 at 2:00 P.M., Local time.
First published Thursday, February 23, 2017
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Tuesday March 21, 2017:
212A Illini Plaza
1817 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois on behalf of its Crop Sciences Department, is seeking a 2010 or newer Class V Combine Harvester to be delivered to the University of Illinois Northwestern Research Center in Monmouth, IL. An optional Pre-Bid Meeting to discuss State Requirements will be held via Conference Call on March 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM CT.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Stephen Rotello
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.