How to Do Business With KUA

We currently utilize on-line Contractor/Supplier solicitation notification systems Demandstar and myvendorLink for services and commodities. It allows Contractor/Suppliers to view and download solicitations at no cost 24-hours a day, seven days a week, from any computer with internet access.  Registering ensures that Contractor/Suppliers receive notifications, and of any changes to an advertised solicitation.

Utility Industry materials is advertised through Aursi, a web based supply chain solution for utilities.

Visit our website at to view upcoming project, download solicitations, obtain results and tabulation, addendum to a project, and notifications.


Purchasing Threshold

KUA’s method of purchase

$0.01—$2,000.00 Small Purchase

$2,000.01—$15,000.00 Request for Quote

$15,000.01—$25,000.00 Informal Solicitation

$25,000.01— and up Formal Solicitation

Board of Director approval is required for awards of $100,000.00 or more.


Contractor/Supplier Requirements

Before being awarded any contract with KUA, Contractor/Suppliers are required to meet the following criteria:

  • Active Status on Department of State Division of Corporations
  • Occupational License
  • Certificate of Insurance (for amounts listed on each solicitation)
  • All required federal, state and local licenses and or permits required to successfully provide the services contained in a contractual agreement.