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DFW Minority




Texas Licensed Security and Alarm Installer (B04131201)

Crestron Certified Installer/Programming

Panduit Certified Installer

AMX Control System Integrator/Programmer

Berk-Tek Authorized Installer

BSS Soundweb London

Cooper B-Line Technical Solutions

Chatsworth (CPI) Authorized Installer

Leviton Certified Installer

Commscope/Systimax/Uniprise Certified Designer and Engineer

Confined Space Safety

Crestron Digital Media Certified

Designer Emtelle Fibreflow

Emtelle Air Blown Fiber

Sumitomo Air Blown Fiber

Extron Audio Visual Certified Technician

Hilti Firestop

ClearOne Certified Technical Specialist

NEC Electro Acoustics & Video


Siemon Certified Installer

Teradon Certified Installer

Biamp Audia

Member of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce


(The Interlocal Purchasing System)

TIPS is a national purchasing cooperative that offers access to competitively procured purchasing contracts to its membership.  TIPS is housed at and managed by the Region 8 Education Service Center located in Pittsburg, Texas


For governmental agencies such as public education organizations, higher education entities, and city or county governments, membership in a purchasing cooperative offers the following benefits:

·         Access to competitively procured contracts with quality vendors

·         Savings of time and financial resources necessary to fulfill bid requirements

·         Assistance with purchasing process by qualified TIPS staff

·         Access to pricing based on a “national” high-profile contract


The Interlocal Purchasing System currently serves entities such as state and local governments and non-profit organizations, including but not limited to:

·         K-12 school districts

·         Charter Schools

·         Colleges and Universities (State and Private)

·         Cities/Municipalities

·         Counties/Parishes

· State Agencies

·         Emergency Services Districts

·        Non-profit organization as defined by the Internal Revenue Service

·         Other entities with legislated purchasing/bidding requirements


Lantek TIPS Contract Number: #171001

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