Safety is a top concern of schools and government agencies. That’s why we’ve sought bids for products that help keep unwanted weapons out of schools and government buildings. The Monterey County Office of Education (MCOE), with the background coordination of the Association of Educational Purchasing Agencies (AEPA), has awarded a competitively bid contract to CEIA USA.

CEIA is a leading manufacturer, specializing in the design, engineering, and production of metal detectors and electromagnetic inspection devices. CEIA USA offers a broad range of simple, fast, and effective metal-detection and security-screening solutions that will detect all the metal objects that could be considered a threat to individuals and their safety.

CEIA USA security screening solutions include walk-through and hand-held metal detectors. They also include bottled-liquid scanners and new letter and parcel metal detectors.

The contract holder is ISO-9001 certified and also certified under the Department of Homeland Security Safety Act.

Current products and services under contract with MCOE include:

The popular HI-PE Plus Multi-Zone Metal Detector

The popular HI-PE Plus Multi-Zone Metal Detector

  • CEIA Classic – The CEIA Classic metal detector is a lightweight, compact unit. It features a stylish circular-columns gate with integrated electronic control unit, ideal for portable and fast deployment applications. The Classic is characterized by fast assembly/disassembly operations, ease of use and extremely high reliability.
  • CEIA HI-PE Plus – The CEIA HI-PE Plus is the workhorse of the CEIA multi-zone, walk-through metal detector product portfolio. Characterized by extreme flexibility and outstanding immunity, the HI-PE Plus is suggested for general purpose and public entrance applications. The HI-PE Plus allows a high level of discrimination between significant metal masses, such as guns and personal metal effects. Exceptional immunity to environmental interferences makes it easy to use even when electrical noise is encountered.
  • Comprehensive Training and Validation Support – CEIA USA provides full operational and technical training support by certified personnel either at the CEIA USA facility or at a customer’s location. Current services contracted for AEPA Member Agencies include: Installation, advanced training, and on-site repair.

Alen Tucker, West Coast Regional Sales and Service Manager

Email: atucker@ceia-usa.com Mobile: (440) 991-6842 • Fax: (503) 665-1951 

For this contract, you have the option of sending orders to the vendor directly.

Always specify “CalSave pricing” when seeking quotes. Always state “CalSave pricing” on your purchase order. This ensures you of the 1) lowest pricing, 2) audit protection, 3) bid protection, and 4) the coverage and application of bid Terms and Conditions to your agency.

Send orders to Alen Tucker, West Coast Regional Sales and Service Manager at atucker@ceia-usa.com or call (440) 991-6842. The fax number is (503) 665-1951.

CalSave offers buyers the option of receiving your PO on vendor’s behalf and then forwarding it to the vendor. 

The benefits of sending your PO to CalSave are a review of the PO for lowest price, archiving, auditing, and verification of bid protection.

 To use this option, make your purchase order out to the vendor and fax your PO to CalSAVE at (866) 488-3729. Any PO made out to CalSave as the vendor will be returned for correction.

To see PDF versions of this contract’s terms and conditions, contract signature pages, and proof of publication, click on the links below:


CEIA 2019 Extension

Bid Docs 2015

To see contract pricing, click on the link below:

Website where CalSave Pricing Can Be Viewed – http://www.ceia.net/security/ap_buildings.aspx

Goes to a Representative or Customer Service Rep Who Will Quote Prices – security@ceia-usa.com 

Alen Tucker, atucker@ceia-usa.com