Vortex Companies is a Trusted PCA Vendor. Contract # PCA3-156-16.
PCA (Purchasing Cooperative of America) is a procurement network that streamlines bid and procurement processes by providing high value contracts, high ethical procurement standards, and savings to its members.
What are the key benefits of PCA?
With PCA, projects get started sooner and purchases can be made faster.
What other services does PCA Provide?
PCA performs all required steps of the solicitation process and provides all due diligence documentation to you upon request. PCA is a service of Region III Education Service Center, which awards, holds and administers the contracts.
Does PCA meet contract requirements?
PCA contracts are competitively bid and procedures meet Texas and other states’ procurement and contracting statutes; including applicable Federal Acquisitions Regulations (FAR) by reference.
Is PCA available only in Texas?
Although based in Texas, PCA is a national cooperative. All PCA contracts are written to be used by local, state and federal government agencies, educational institutions, Indian tribal governments, and non-profit, non-taxed organizations in all 50 states and U.S. Territories.
Do I qualify for PCA membership?
- Municipality, City, County and/or State Agency
- Utility District (MUD, WCID, Irrigation)
- Government Authority (Airport, Port, River, Water, Toll Road)
- Council of Government
- Indian Tribal Government
- Educational Institution
- Any other non-taxed, non-profit entity
How do I become a member of PCA?