Cooperative Contracts

Lawson Products has competitively bid and has been awarded these cooperative contracts where participants can benefit from a knowledgeable team that provides application matched products and services resulting into cost savings and efficiencies.


The National IPA Contracttop

The National IPA Contract for MRO Supplies and Related Services Agreement #R142103 can be utilized by all state and local entities as well as nonprofit organizations in all states including:
  • K-12 School Districts
  • Charter Schools
  • Cities/Municipalities
  • Public Schools
  • Churches
  • Counties
  • Charitable Organizations
  • State Agencies
  • Private Schools
  • State Colleges and Universities
  • Private Colleges and Universities

The National IPA Membership Advantages include:

  • Expedites the procurement process for member entities
  • No cost or fees to participate
  • No minimum spending requirements
  • Greater efficiency and economy in procuring goods and services
  • National IPA absorbs the administrative cost of preparing and soliciting bids and publishing legal notices
  • Complies with state purchasing codes for all eligible members
  • Proficient contract administration

Not a member yet? Becoming a member is free and easy. top

Membership requires the governing body or designee of an entity to approve the Inter-local Participation Agreement – National IPA and Standard Electronic Membership Agreement – National IPA.

Please use the following process to gain approval:
Step 1: Go to http://www.tcpn.org and select Register at the top right of the screen.
Step 2: Read through the National IPA Standard Membership Agreement and continue on with registering.
Step 3: Complete the Member Sign Up Form.
Step 4: You will receive a verification email from National IPA welcoming you to the Network.


Contacts top


Lawson Sourcing Office Contract Manager
Christina Nielsen, Director of Government
Phone 800.890.8198
christina.nielsen@lawsonproducts.com


PSA National Cooperative

Purchasing Solutions Allicance Contract (PSA)top

The Purchasing Solutions Alliance Contract (PSA) for MRO Equipment, Supplies and Services Agreement #12-100 can be utilized by all state and local government entities including:



  • Cities, Counties and other Local Governments
  • Political Subdivisions and Planning Commissions
  • Schools, School Districts, Colleges and Universities
  • Emergency Medical Services and Fire Districts
  • Hospitals and Hospital Districts
  • Special Law Enforcement Jurisdictions
  • Judicial Courts and Districts
  • Utility Districts
  • Special Districts
  • State Agencies
  • Nonprofits

The PSA Membership Advantages include:

  • Volume purchasing discounts
  • Expedites the procurement process for member entities
  • No cost or fees to participate
  • No minimum spending requirements
  • PSA absorbs the administrative cost of preparing and soliciting bids and publishing legal notices
  • Complies with state purchasing codes for all eligible members
  • Proficient contract administration

Not a member yet? Becoming a member is free and easy. top

Membership requires the governing body or designee of an entity to approve the PSA Interlocal Purchasing Agreement (ILA).

Please use the following process to gain approval:
Step 1: Go to psabuy.org and select membership pages.
Step 2: Print two copies of the PSA Interlocal Purchasing Agreement and fill in all required information.
Step 3: Obtain the signature of the Chief Elected Official or Designee of your entity.
Step 4: Send both documents with original signatures to PSA at all the address indicated on the
             agreement.
Step 5: PSA will execute both copies of the agreement and return one to your entity. A PSA member will              contact you to initiate your membership.
Step 6: Once you've received your signed agreement register online. Once an account is set up for you,              you will be able to see your contract pricing when you log in and order online.


Contactstop

PSA Contact Information
Michael D. Lucas, Program Manager
Phone 979.595.2801 x2035
Fax 979.595.2810
mlucas@bvcog.org

Lawson Sourcing Office Contract Manager
Christina Nielsen, Director of Government
Phone 800.890.8198
christina.nielsen@lawsonproducts.com