Western Illinois University
Bid #R038080
Invitation for Bid: WQPT Generator
Award InfoPublished Tuesday June 25, 2013
Awarded to:
Vendor: Macomb Electric Inc., Macomb, IL
Amount: An estimated $90,167
An estimated start date of 7/1/2013 through 9/30/2013
Number of unsuccessful, responsive bidders: 0
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, May 31, 2013
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 3:00 PM, Monday June 17, 2013:

227 Sherman Hall
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455

All labor, materials, and equipment necessary for the purchase and installation of a diesel-powered generator in existing transmission tower security-fenced enclosure at the WQPT Orion transmitter site (2880 N 1100 Avenue, Lynn Center, IL).
A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 10:00 am local time at the transmitter site.

For additional information, contact:
Lora Lidaywa
Western Illinois University
Sherman Hall 227
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: (309) 298-1819
FAX: (309) 298-1927
State Purchasing Officer - Tom Sestak
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 a BEP goal for this procurement. See solicitation documentation for details.

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.


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Specification Documents

  • R038080.pdf (437 KB)
  • R038080addendum1.pdf (98 KB)
  • R038080specs.pdf (1 MB)

Public Opening Documents

  • R038080bidtab.pdf (64 KB)

Conflict of Interest Document

  • R038080conflictofinterestapproval.pdf (286 KB)
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