Global Challenges. Global Partner.

Steelcase is proud to be a supplier and strategic partner with a great many federal, state and local governments.

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EXPERIENCE STEELCASE

We are committed to providing you dedicated resources, unique solutions, global access and unrivaled experience as we work to help you achieve your goals.

You’re being asked to do more with less: reduce your real estate, and create spaces that perform better. Today’s workplace needs to do more. It needs to work harder by working smarter. Our broad range of products and services can help you create efficient work environments that are more flexible and multipurpose.

Government Programs

U.S. Federal Government
U.S. State + Local Government
Canadian Federal Government

U.S. Federal Government

U.S. Federal Government

THREE WAYS TO BUY STEELCASE PRODUCTS

Standard Delivery

Full Product Portfolio,
GSA Contract GS-27F-0014V.
Find an Authorized GSA Dealer.*
*Look for dealers with a “GSA” designation.

Buy Online

Seating, Storage, Accessories – 15 Day Delivery

  • Visit the GSA Advantage online store and search “buysteelcase” or “GS-27F-0014V”
  • Visit the DOD EMALL store and search “buysteelcase” … or select “Furniture Corridor,” then select supplier “Steelcase”
  • Navy and Marine Customers, Contract Reference: Navy BPA N00189-11-A-0070
  • For Other Department of Defense Customers, Contract Reference: GSA Contract GS-27F-0014V

Open Market Purchases

  • Standard Delivery – Full Product Portfolio.
    Find an Authorized GSA Dealer.*
    *Look for dealers with a “GSA” designation.
  • Online Buying – Popular Products, 24 hour-3 week delivery. A limited offering of Steelcase products is available as “open market” purchases. Select Leap and Think chairs ship within 24 hours. Visit our online store.

U.S. State + Local Government

U.S. State + Local Government

Steelcase understands state and local government regulations

National Joint Powers Alliance Partnership

A partnership between Steelcase and the National Joint Powers Alliance, BetterTogether™ is designed to provide office furniture solutions at competitively bid pricing to local government entities including cities, counties, municipalities, districts, and special districts.

This program also includes vocational schools, K-12 educational facilities, and non-profits (excluding hospitals, healthcare systems, and healthcare related entities).

This program seeks to assist public agencies in reducing the cost of purchased goods by providing a competitively priced portfolio of products without the hidden costs and complexity found in other purchasing programs. Register to participate in the NJPA program.

Canadian Federal Government

Canadian Federal Government

National Coverage Authorized Dealer List

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Steelcase Contacts

General Inquiries/For Receiving Bid Solicitations pursuant

Melinda Dupuis
Tel: 1-800-268-3172 x2788
Email: cangov@steelcase.com

National Team Leader – Government Solutions

Karen Cormier
Tel: 902-222-9491
Email: kcormier@steelcase.com

Category 6 – Support Spaces

*the offering is limited to the SA approved products:

Appendix B – Deliverables

News

Steelcase Announces Plexus CEO Todd Kelsey as Newest Board of Directors Member

Todd Kelsey, president and CEO of Plexus Corp, is joining Steelcase’s Board of Directors. Plexus provides design and development, manufacturing and aftermarket services to four key market sectors. Kelsey’s expertise in technology-driven business initiatives make him an exceptional addition to the Steelcase board.

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Steelcase and Microsoft Announce Development of Technology-Enabled Spaces Designed to Boost Creative Work

Steelcase and Microsoft Corp. have joined forces to explore the future of work, developing a range of technology-enabled spaces designed to help organizations foster creative thinking and better collaboration.

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Facility Design To Support Clinicians

This article on healthcare facilities design is contributed by Steelcase Health, a Grand Rapids, MI-based provider of healthcare spaces that studies the places that support health, and delivers insights, applications and solutions.

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Tim Brown Joins Steelcase Board of Directors

Tim Brown, CEO and president of the global design consultancy IDEO, will join the Steelcase Board of Directors, effective today. Brown’s addition to the Board of Directors is a natural move as the company continues to reimagine the workplace in today’s digital business landscape. Steelcase and IDEO have collaborated for more than 25 years.

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Steelcase Education ALC Grant Recipient featured in EdTech Digest

For one teacher, innovative space is key—and her stats show it. Read how Dr. Julie Marshall from Saluda Trail Middle School used the Active Learning Center grant to impact learning in her classroom.

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Steelcase Education wins T.H.E Journal’s Reader’s Choice Award

Steelcase Education wins T.H.E Journal’s Reader’s Choice Award for Best Classroom Furnishings by Brand.

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Steelcase Releases 2016 Corporate Sustainability Report

Today, Steelcase celebrates notable progress of the company’s sustainable performance around the world. Over the past year, Steelcase pursued a number of continuous and coordinated efforts to demonstrate the company’s commitment to being a responsible corporate citizen and partnering with customers, dealers, suppliers and communities to make meaningful change.

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Steelcase Earns Perfect Score in Corporate Equality Index for Third Year

Steelcase was recognized today as one of the “Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality” by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.

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Steelcase Enters Into Marketing and Distribution Relationship

Steelcase today announced a marketing and distribution relationship with Blu Dot, a Minneapolis-based designer and maker of modern home furnishings, lighting and accessories. This relationship is part of the ongoing commitment by Steelcase to deliver enhanced value and convenience to its customers and dealers.

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Finding Ways to Attract Hard to Engage Employees

Compared to the global averages, Japanese employees lack engagement, trust and a sense of feeling valued at work. So, what can be done?

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Inspiring Spaces Reinvigorate the Office

It’s not just a millennial thing. People of all ages are craving informal, casual and authentic spaces at work. These inspiring, breakout spaces can benefit the holistic wellbeing of workers while helping to promote employee engagement.

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Creating Authentic, Inspiring Spaces for Designers

There is a cultural movement in office design to create thoughtfully curated destinations that are more human-centered — focusing on design, materiality and performance. This is the first in a series of interviews with architects and designers discussing the evolution of the workplace.

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Corporate Sustainability Information

Overview
Product Life Cycle
Recycling + Reuse
Materials Chemistry

Overview

Overview

Designing for Sustainability

We believe the only way to provide the best office furniture solutions is to ensure they’re the best products for the environment. That’s why every step of the way – through design, manufacturing, delivery and product lifecycle – we consider the impact of our work on people and on the environment and uncover opportunities to make things better.

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Product Life Cycle

Product Life Cycle

Turning Insights into Action

We concentrate our efforts on understanding the life cycle impacts of our products – from materials extraction, production, transport, use and reuse, through the end of life. These efforts continue to yield deep insights that influence every facet of our operation.

We contribute to the growing body of research around social impact life cycle assessments. We also bridge research with practical realities, creating actionable practices and standards.

Recycling + Reuse

Recycling + Reuse

Closing the Loop

Good design and choosing the right materials can ensure a product will be desirable and have a long life. It also can ensure the product can be recycled. Our products are designed for easy disassembly, allowing pieces to be separated easily and quickly for replacement or recycling.

Our products are built to last; sometimes they outlast customer needs. Therefore, we offer multiple programs to extend a product’s lifespan through reuse and recycling, refurbishing and donating. These end of use services keep furniture out of landfills, provide non-profit organizations with needed resources and help customers meet their sustainability goals.

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Materials Chemistry

Materials Chemistry

Knowing. Acting. Solving.

We take a comprehensive approach to understanding what goes into our products – we’re both precautionary and proactive.

Unmatched in our industry, our materials chemistry practice assesses materials to understand their potential impacts on human and environmental health. To date, we have assessed over 1,500 materials. We are actively working with our supply chain to eliminate and phase out materials of concern – and to develop suitable alternatives where they may not yet exist.

Quality + Manufacturing

Everywhere You Are

Whether your mission is based here, there or almost anywhere, Steelcase is right behind you. As a global company with advanced logistics capabilities, we can serve customers who, like you, have multiple and even remote locations. Wherever in the world you are, you’ll find Steelcase dealers and representatives able to satisfy your workplace needs, as well as local laws and customs.

At Your Service

More than 200 Steelcase dealers are vetted and trained to serve the government. We’re proud of our dealer network—the industry’s largest and most experienced. Dealers offer design services, quality project management and installation, warehousing, and asset management. Each is a problem solver ready to handle everything from your day-to-day needs to large-scale projects, from start to finish. Steelcase dealers receive ongoing training, keeping them in the know about evolving workplace insights, technologies and solutions—and how you can put them to work.

Painless Procurement

We can simplify your purchase process. Working closely with dealers in your marketplace, we are where you are. With manufacturing facilities around the world, Steelcase has the greatest capacity in the industry to deliver orders of any size on time.

Quality + Choice

Your workspace must perform all day, every day. Steelcase products are designed to withstand—and improve upon—even the most taxing work requirements. Our products are grounded in extensive research on the ways people really work. They’re backed by the Steelcase Limited Lifetime Warranty and a documented record of low warranty claim costs.

Research

Resilient Real Estate

When you bring people together with a shared purpose in a place that supports their physical, cognitive and emotional needs — you can actually fuel engagement and improve organizational performance.

Space as an Adaptive System

Amongst the whirlwind of volatility that seems to spin from one crisis to the next, business leaders are looking for new skills and strategies that will help their organizations thrive in the new global economy. At the same time, in this era of unprecedented complexity, the study of resilience has emerged in which scientists, economists, government leaders and psychologists are working to understand how systems, organizations and people can adapt to stay fit within an environment of constant change.

Wellbeing

Wellbeing: A Bottom Line Issue

When IBM asked CEOs around the world to identify the most important leadership traits needed today, their answer was resounding: collaborative, communicative, creative and flexible. CEOs are seeking “employees with the ability to constantly reinvent themselves. These employees are comfortable with change; they learn as they go, often from others’ experiences,” notes the study. Driving the need for these skills is the complexity of problems that organizations face today, and the demand for innovation that is no longer the turf of elite, top brands. Innovation is critical to drive bottom line results.

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