|The Illinois State Toll Highway Authority (the "Tollway") is seeking a sole economically feasible source contract with Assetworks, LLC. |
This contract provides a source for replacement parts, maintenance, software and hardware upgrades, and training on the current Fuel Management System in use at the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority (the "Tollway"). AssetWorks LLC manufactured and currently maintains the existing Fuel Management System. The system design, hardware, and software upgrades are proprietary to AssetWorks.
A hearing is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on March 30, 2016 at the Stratton Office Building, 401 S. Spring St., Room 511, Springfield, IL 62706. Call-in information for those unable to attend in person will be provided upon request. Interested parties wishing to request a hearing or submit comments must do so in writing and submit their request to the notice contact. Request for a public hearing by an interested party or written comments shall be made by March 25, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. to:
712 Stratton Office Building
401 S. Spring Street
Springfield, Il 62706
The hearing will be cancelled, unless an interested party submits a written request for public hearing by March 25, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. to the notice contact listed above.
If a public hearing is requested, the purchasing agency shall present testimony justifying the procurement method. Any interested party may present testimony for or against the sole source determination as described in this notice. The purpose of the hearing will be to receive information from the public regarding whether a sole source award is appropriate and in accordance with the Illinois Procurement Code. Formal rules of evidence will not apply. Hearings may be recorded in order to aid in the production of minutes. Parties may submit written comments in lieu of attending the hearing. Written comments will be afforded the same weight as oral comments received at the hearing.
After consideration of the testimony, the Chief Procurement Officer may approve the purchasing agency's request to contract by the sole source procurement method.