University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Invitation for Bid: Silage Biomass Analyzer and Sampling System
Vendor: RCI Engineering, LLC, Mayville, WINumber of unsuccessful, responsive bidders:
Amount: An estimated $128,815
Terms: One-time transaction
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.
The bid opening date has been changed to July 5, 2016.
Amendment 2 (A2): The bid opening date has been changed to June 28, 2016
Amendment 1 (A1): The Invitation for Bid opening date has been changed to Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 2:00pm local time.
The time for bid acceptance has changed to 2:00 p.m.
First published Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Tuesday July 5, 2016:
212A Illini Plaza
1817 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
The University is seeking to purchase one (1) new research plot silage biomass weight and Near InfraRed (NIR)
analyzer and sample system and installation.
Preferences in favor of environmentally preferable supplies, recycled supplies, resident bidders, and domestic products may apply. See sec. 2.2.3 of the IFB.
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. This procurement may be contingent on Board of Trustees approval. 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.