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New Contracts awarded for waste management, facilities, parts

New contracts for waste management/recycling, doors / windows, materials / parts, and finishes are now accessible through HCDE Choice Partners cooperative following the July 2013 board meeting of Harris County Department of Education. Governmental entities that have signed an interlocal contract with HCDE may access these legally procured contracts.


Newly awarded contracts include

IDIQ Finishes (Painting, Drywall, Acoustical Ceiling and Flooring): BaseLine Paving & Construction, Inc.; ERC Environmental & Construction Services Inc. dba ERC; and Lee Construction and Maintenance Company – LMC Corporation;

IDIQ Openings (Windows, Doors and Hardware): ERC Environmental & Construction Services Inc. dba ERC; and Lee Construction and Maintenance Company – LMC Corporation;

Materials and Parts (Includes Equipment Materials, Parts, Accessories, Supplies and Related Commodity Items used in General Maintenance and Operations Departments): Acme Architectural Hardware; All Tire Supply Company; AOC Welding Supply/Praxair; BatteriesPlus; BEVCO Consultant LLC; City Supply Co. Inc.; Crawford Electric Supply Co.; Critical Infrastructure Solutions (CIS) LLC; Ensystex Inc.; Gulf Coast Paper Company; H&V Equipment Inc.; High Point Sanitary; Interline Brands; Johnson Supply; Lansdowne Moody Co., LP; Lennox International; McCoy’s Building Supply; McKenna Contracting Inc.; Quality Security Systems; Texas Storage Systems; Zed Security LLC; and Zimmerer Kubota & Equipment Inc.; and

Solid Waste and Recycling Collection, Port-O-Let and Related Services: Waste Management of Texas.


Contracts that were renewed and may be accessed through Choice Partners include

Award Jackets, Screen Printing and Embroidery: Balfour Company; Butler Business Products, LLC; DBS Texas; and Positive Promotions;

Disaster Preparation & Response Consulting: Scott M. Favre, Public Adjuster, LLC;

Disaster Recovery & Restoration Services: Facilities Sources, Ltd.; and Mooring Recovery Services, Ltd.;

Energy Conservation Services: Chevron Energy Solutions Company;

E-Readers, e-Books and Accessories: Barnes & Noble Booksellers; Gareth Stevens Publishing, LLP; Gallopade International; and The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc.;

Food Equipment, Parts, Repair, Installation, Maintenance and Small Wares: Jean’s Restaurant Supply;

Furniture - Instructional (Classroom, Library, Science & Cafeteria) Equipment and Installation: Contract Resource Group; Hallmark Office Products, Inc.; Library Interiors of Texas, LLC; and Office Design Concepts, LLC.;

Furniture - Specialty: Business Interiors by Staples; Computer Comforts, Inc.; Educator’s Depot, Inc.; Library Design Systems, Inc.; and Vanguard Environments, Inc.;

Job Order Contracting: Herrera and Hunt, Inc.;

Office Furniture, Equipment and Installation: McCoy Workplace Solutions; and The Gunlocke Company, LLC;

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

Signage and Installation: Kaiser International, Inc.; and

Technology Equipment and Training: Austin Ribbon and Computer Supplies, Inc.; CTREC Hilton Academy; Data Projections; En Pointe Technologies; Global Knowledge Training; Insource Technology Direct, LLC; M&A Technology; Micro Integration; Presidio Networked Solutions; Softmart; Twotrees Technologies; Unique Digital; and Xnet Systems.


New Members
Organizations and governmental entities that became members when interlocal contracts were approved by the HCDE board of trustees on July 16 include Alvin Community College, city of Hurst, city of Schertz and city of Watauga. Out of state entities that have registered as new members include CES, NM; Johnson County, Kan.


About Choice Partners: Choice Partners national cooperative offers quality, legal procurement and contract solutions to meet the purchasing needs of governmental entities. Contracts are competitively bid so governmental entities can act immediately to access the contract they need, saving time and money on the bidding process and purchase. Choice Partners includes contracts for facilities, food and food services, technology and supplies, including a unique supply catalog. For more information, call 877-696-2122 or visit