Award Details

Solicitation Title: 
Microscopes and Optical Accessories
Solicitation Number: 
July 01, 2016 to June 30, 2026
Renewal Information: 


Brief Summary of Award: 

This award established an agreement which provides a variety of microscopes and optical accessories at the lowest possible cost and the greatest array of value-added services.

Accessories includes products, services and software needed for operating, for operating updates, teaching and research programs, or any other accessory requested for enhanced operation of currently owned or newly purchased equipment, or training/educational programs for teaching or research purposes.

Microscope Products include, but are not limited to:

  • Optical Microscopes - upright and Inverted
  • Electron Microscopes (EMs)
  • Scanning Probe Microscopes


Optical Accessories Include, but are not limited to:

  • Microscope Cameras
  • Monochrome Microscope Cameras for Fluorescence Imaging
  • Visualization systems (3d surgical, etc.)
  • Digital/film cameras
  • Lenses
  • Camera heads and controllers
  • Light sources
  • Illuminators
  • Laser systems
  • Video documentation and sharing systems
  • Camera cable management products
  • Etc.


Additional Accessories/Balance of the Line:

  • Software
  • Tables, stands, supports, clamps
  • Condensers,
  • Bulbs, Lamps and flashlights
  • Shutters
  • Filter sets and filter wheels
  • Magnifier products
  • Cryostats
  • Fluorescent Dyes, Cubes, Etc.
  • Voice recorders
  • Laser Microdissection products
  • Micromanipulation products and components
  • Incubation products
  • Medical Loupes
  • Multi-Discussion Systems for training
  • Specialty cleaning materials
  • immersion oils
  • Specialty paper
  • Etc.


Vendor Extended to Other Community Colleges
Carl Zeiss MicroImaging, Inc. Yes
Olympus America, Inc. Yes
Leica Microsystems, Inc. Yes
Nikon Instruments, Inc. Yes

IPHEC Contact
Graham LaMontagne