How Do I Buy...
Rental of hand tools and small equipment such as jackhammers, ladders, generators, scaffolding can be rented through United Rentals through their cyBUY catalog or from other suppliers with a purchase order. The Requesting Department typically assumes the risk of replacing the hand tools or small equipment if damaged or lost. The Purchasing Card can be used for rental of small items (with a replacement cost of under $5,000). Rental of large items (with a replacement cost of over $5,000) or rentals requiring an agreement to be signed should be referred to Procurement Services.
Rental of large construction equipment such as skid-steers, forklifts, and backhoes shall be reviewed by Procurement Services. Procurement Services will determine if physical damage insurance is required by ISU. ISU currently has contracts with the following:
To find the best way to procure the goods or services in this category,
please answer each of the following questions by clicking [yes] or [no].
Do you have an ISU Purchasing Card and will the vendor accept the card for the transaction?
Create a non-catalog requisition in Workday with any accompanying information about the requested purchase to Procurement Services (i.e. order form, quote, email from supplier, etc.). If you need assistance creating a non-catalog requisition in Workday, email the information to firstname.lastname@example.org.