The Utah Procurement Code provides that a procurement may be made without competition when the University determines that there is only one source that can reasonably meet the University’s need for the required supply or service, as described in Utah Code Ann. § 63G-6a-802.

The Purchasing Department has received the following request for sole source procurement

Product and/or Service to be purchased: Spectralis Tracking OCT System - HRA+OCT w/OCT2 - Advanced

Sole Source Supplier: Heidelberg Engineering

Earliest Proposed Purchase Date: May 17, 2024

Buyer Name: Alison Todd

Sole Source Justification:

Heidelberg Engineering is the manufacturer and sole seller of the Heidelberg Engineering Spectralis with its software. This specific device is equipped with experimental software that has been IRB approved for obtaining quantitative autofluorescence imaging as well as macular pigment imaging.

This purchase will exceed $50K.