University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Verasonics, Inc., Kirkland, WA
Amount: An estimated $154,060
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, December 20, 2018
The University awarded a contract for Vantage 256 Ultrasound System.
Verasonics Vantage 256 Ultrasound System, Accessories, and Transducers.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for performing sponsored research and other sponsored activities under grants and contracts funded by the sponsor or by sources other than State appropriations. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(8)) ICR Funds from Dr. Pengfei Song. New professor transferring from Mayo Clinic.
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The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.