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Competitive bid threshold raised from $50,000 to $75,000
Thursday, December 07, 2017
As part of the Procurement Modernization project, effective immediately Financial Operations is raising the threshold for Purchase Orders from $50,000 to $75,000, eliminating the requirement for a competitive tender process (e.g. RFP) within...
Commercial trade advisory due to weather conditions
Monday, August 28, 2017
Due to the severe weather in Texas, U.S.A., the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency has advised that commercial trade operations will be suspended at a number of ports and airports today (Monday, August 28, 2017).
Due to security measures implemented by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), customers are encouraged to arrive at the airport at least two hours before the scheduled departure when flying to the U.S. to allow for additional screening time.
UBC’s Pre-authorized debit (PAD) list to centralize by June 30, 2017.
UBC’s Treasury department is working with UBC’s bank to implement a centralized pre-authorized debit (PAD) list by June 30, 2017. PAD arrangements are used across UBC to allow our vendors to withdraw funds...
UBC Library PARC is making record management savings
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Last fall, UBC launched an initiative to move all records from our external records storage supplier, Iron Mountain, to the new on-campus Library Preservation and Archives (Library PARC). This move has already...