Supply catalog and roofing contracts were awarded and other contracts were renewed for use through Choice Partners cooperative during the February 2014 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 Roofing, Waterproofing and Moisture Control:American Contracting U.S.A, Inc.; Atlas Universal, Inc.; Benco Construction Services, Inc.; CS Advantage USAA, Inc; D&G Quality Roofing Inc.; Facilities USA, LLC; Fusion Trading, LLC dba Hi-Mark Roofing and Waterproofing; J Reynolds & Co., Inc; John A. Walker Roofing Co., Inc.; Mountaintop Enterprises, LLC dba Saratoga Roofing & Construction; Sea-Breeze Roofing Inc.; Tadco LLC dba Tadco Roofing; and Texas Liqua Tech Services Inc. dba Texas Liqua Tech.
Contracts that were renewed and may be accessed through Choice Partners include
Fine Paper Supplies: Bosworth Papers, Inc.; Butler Business Products, LLC; and Olmsted-Kirk Paper Company;
Job Order Contracting: BaseLine Paving Construction Inc.; Horizon International Group Inc.; Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR); Millennium Project Solutions, Inc.;
Paint and Paint Application: Millennium Project Solutions, Inc.;
Safety and Security Film Installation: XO Armor; and
Tree Trimming: The F.A. Bartlett Tree Expert Company.
In addition, contracts were awarded for the 2014-2015 Choice Partners Supply Catalog, which includes hard bids for 1,300 items. Catalog items will be available from April 1, 2014 through March 31, 2015, and include
Art Supplies:Blick Art Materials; Butler Business Products, LLC; CAS Industries, Inc., dba Commercial Art Supply, The Art Store; Elgin School Supply Company, Inc.; Pyramid Paper Company dba Pyramid School Products; S&S Worldwide; School Specialty; Standard Stationery Supply Co.; UR Investment Inc. dba Texas Teacher Supply; and Triarco Arts & Crafts LLC dba Triarco Arts & Crafts/Benton-Kirby/Good Time Attractions (GTA).
Athletic Supplies:BSN Sports; Orr Textile Company, Inc.; Pyramid Paper Company dba Pyramid School Products; S&S Worldwide, Inc.; and School Specialty, Inc.;
Classroom Teaching Supplies:Butler Business Products, LLC; Earlychildhood LLC dba Discount School Supply; Elgin School Supply Company, Inc.; Pyramid Paper Company dba Pyramid School Products; Really Good Stuff; Reba Coutermarsh dba The Educational Outback; S&S Worldwide, Inc.; School Specialty, Inc.; and Standard Stationery Supply Co.;
Food Service Supplies:Calico Industries, Inc.; Edward Don & Company, Inc.; Orr Textile Company, Inc.; PASCO Brokerage, Inc.; Pollock Investments, Inc. dba Pollock Paper Distributors or Pollock Packaging; and Pyramid Paper Company dba Pyramid School Products;
Janitorial Supplies:Buckeye International, Inc. dba Buckeye Cleaning Center-Houston; Edward Don & Company, Inc.; Gulf Coast Paper Company, Inc.; Interboro Packaging Corp. Interline Brands, Inc. dba Sexauer, AmSan, Wilmar, JanPak, US Lock, Barnett, Maint USA, Hardware Express, AF Lighting, Trayco, Clean Source; Last Group Enterprises, Inc.; Orr Textile Company, Inc.; Pollock Investments, Inc. dba Pollock Paper Distributors or Pollock Packaging; and Pyramid Paper Company dba Pyramid School Products;
Medical Supplies:Interboro Packaging Corp.; Products Unlimited, Inc.; QuadMed, Inc.; School Health Corporation; and Supreme Medical Fulfillment Systems, Inc. dba Supreme Medical;
Office Supplies:Butler Business Products, LLC; Elgin School Supply Co., Inc.; Office Depot; Pyramid Paper Company dba Pyramid School Products; School Specialty Inc.; Standard Stationery Supply Co.; and Xpress Business Products; and
Technology Supplies:ACCO Brands Corporation dba ACCO Brands USA LLC dba GBC; Butler Business Products, LLC; Elgin School Supply Company, Inc.; Pyramid Paper Company dba Pyramid School Products; and Scott Electric.
Organizations and governmental entities that became members when contracts were approved by the HCDE board of trustees on Feb. 25 include Alamo Workforce; Brazos School for Inquiry and Creativity; Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD; city of Katy; Ector County; Grandview ISD; Sheriffs' Association of Texas; Sugar Grove Christian School; and Texas Association of School Business Officials.
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, services, technology and supplies, including a unique supply catalog. For more information, call 877-696-2122 or visit www.choicepartners.org.