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NJPA Awards Elevator Contracts to thyssenkrupp and Schindler


NJPA recently awarded contracts in the “Elevator Equipment & Services” category through solicitation #100516. NJPA contracts are solicited across North America and are competitively awarded on behalf of NJPA current and potential government and education member agencies.

STAPLES, Minn. (9 January 2016) -- National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA) recently awarded contracts to thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas and Schindler Elevator Corporation in its “Elevator Equipment & Services” category. The contracts were effective as of November 2, 2016, and are available to NJPA members throughout the US and Canada.

The vendors were selected following a competitive solicitation process.

NJPA Contract Administrator Corey Jensen says the contracts offer a variety of new installation and modernization opportunities, as well as maintenance and repair solutions, to better fit the needs of NJPA members.

“We are excited to announce contracts with two of the leaders in the vertical transportation industry,” Jensen said. “We are able to continue our relationship with thyssenkrupp Elevator, and offer members an additional choice with the new award to Schindler Elevator Corporation. These contracts give our members access to a comprehensive selection of products and services to meet their elevator and escalator needs.”

The contracts also streamline the purchasing and service acquisition processes, saving members time and money.

thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas100516-TKE
Schindler Elevator Corporation100516-SCH
About NJPA

Sourcewell (formerly National Joint Powers Alliance) is a self-supporting government organization, partnering with education, government, and nonprofits to boost student and community success. Created in 1978 as one of Minnesota’s nine service cooperatives, we offer training and shared services to our central-Minnesota members. Throughout North America, we offer a cooperative purchasing program with over 200 awarded vendors on contract. Sourcewell is driven by service and the ability to strategically reinvest in member communities.