University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Invitation for Bid: Courier Services
The University of Illinois will non-award according to the Procurement Rules, Section 4.2040(b)(G): "All otherwise acceptable bids or proposals received are at clearly unreasonable prices". These services will be re-bid at a later date.
The bid opening date has been changed to May 14, 2019, section 5.2.1 has been modified, and vendor questions have been answered.
First published Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Sealed bids will be accepted below until 2:00 PM, Tuesday May 14, 2019:
At the following address:
212A Illini Plaza
1817 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
The College of Veterinary Medicine?s Veterinary Diagnostic lab is seeking a vendor to provide courier service for laboratory specimens that will run a daily route in central Illinois, Monday through Friday,
excluding Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Bridget McHatton
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 a BEP goal for this procurement. See solicitation documentation for details. 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.