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Board awards/renews contracts at June meeting


New contracts were awarded for drinking water and technology-related items and contracts were renewed for use through HCDE Choice Partners Cooperative during the June board meeting of Harris County Department of Education. Governmental entities that have signed an interlocal agreement with HCDE may access these legally procured contracts.

Newly awarded contracts include:
Bottled Drinking Water, Coolers and Related Items awarded to Nestle Waters North America and Sparklett;
Technology Hardware, Software and Related Items awarded to Aves Audio, AVI-SPL, Best Buy Gov, Dahill, Enhanced Laser Products, Global Gov/Ed Solutions, Industrial Audio/Video, Lightspeed Technologies, LSI Computers, Mark III Systems, PCPC Direct, Prime Systems, QA Systems, SHI, Summit Integration, Total Technologies, Troxell and Zeno Imaging.

Contracts that were renewed include:
Commercial Floor Covering and Installation: The Mohawk Group;

Corrugated Boxes:
Xpedx;

Educational Materials:
Educator's Depot;

Energy Conservation Service:
Chevron Energy Solutions Company;

Fire and Security Equipment, Monitoring and Installation:
Alarm Integrations, Quality Security Systems, Video Insight and CLS Technology;

Fire Suppression Service: Detection & Suppression International, Ltd.;

Food Equipment, Parts, Repair, Installation, Maintenance and Small Wares:
EcoLab, Johnstone Supply and Sanitech Corporation;

Furniture: Instructional (Classroom, Library, Science & Cafeteria), Equipment and Installation:
Contract Resource Group, Educator’s Depot, Inc., Hallmark Office Products, Inc., Office Design Concepts, LLC, Office Pavilion, The OFIS (Our Fine Interior Solutions, PL), South Texas School Furniture and Vanguard Environments;
Furniture: Office, Equipment and Installation:
Carroll's Discount Office Furniture, Contract Resource Group, Debner +Company, Educator's Depot, Inc., The Gunlocke Company, LLC, Hallmark Office Products, Inc., Jimenez Contract Services, LLC, Krueger International, Inc., McCoy Workplace Solutions, Office Design Concepts, LLC, Office Pavilion, The OFIS (Our Fine Interior Solutions, PL), South Texas School Furniture and Vanguard Environments;

Printing and Copying Services:
Houston ISD (PS1), Pamela Printing, Simon Printing and Texas Litho;

Scientific Equipment:
Arbor Scientific;

Sidewalk Trip Hazard Removal Service:
Precision Safe Sidewalks, LLC;

Signage and Installation:
Kaiser International, Inc. and National Signs, Ltd.;

Temporary Modular Buildings:
Modular Management Group, Inc.;

Two-Way Radios:
Houston Communications, Industrial Communications, NW Radio and RELM Wireless; and

Whiteboards, Equipment and Installation:
Hallmark Office Products, Inc., McCoy Workplace Solutions, Summit Integration Systems and Vanguard Environments.

New members join
Organizations and governmental entities that became members when interlocal contracts were approved by the HCDE board of trustees on June 19 included Advantage Academy, Big Sandy ISD, Charlotte ISD, Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD, Hemphill ISD, Lavaca Medical Center, Lytle ISD, Navarro County Electric Cooperative, South San Antonio ISD, Ward County and The Westview School, Inc. ###