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Procurement

ORAU's Procurement & Partnerships, located in Oak Ridge, Tenn., provides support for all ORAU offices nationwide through quality and timely procurement of goods and services. ORAU is committed to maintaining the utmost integrity in fulfilling the diverse needs of the organization, while executing these purchases in an ethical and sustainable manner.

If you are a vendor, supplier, subcontractor or other entity and want to conduct business with ORAU, the sections below should provide the information you need to get started.

Procurement and contracting achievements

  • Green Electronics Council Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) Sustainable
  • Purchaser Award; EPEAT 4-star winner, one of only 10 winners nationwide, one of only five repeat 3-star winners
  • 98.5% of all ORISE subcontracts were awarded to small business
  • TVA Green Power Switch Award for outstanding commitment to sustainability

ORAU a winner of the EPEAT Purchaser Award Program that honors excellence in procurement of green computers and other electronics

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For the eighth consecutive year, ORAU has earned recognition from the Global Electronics Council (GEC) for its commitment to purchase information technology products that meet the highest standards for being environmentally friendly.

The Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) Purchaser Award goes to organizations that have demonstrated excellence in making purchases of electronics with the least possible environmental impact. The GEC first established the EPEAT Purchaser Award in 2015, and ORAU has earned the honor every year since then. 

Read more about ORAU's 2022 EPEAT recognition.

Contact us

For information about ORAU’s Procurement Services, contact the ORAU Procurement Office at 865.576.3049 or procurement@orau.org.