Governors State University
Invitation for Construction Bid: Wireless Access Cable Infrastructure Upgrade
Contractor: TelePlus Inc., Addison, ILNumber of unsuccessful, responsive bidders:
Amount: An amount not to exceed $99,600
Terms: One-time transaction
This award is for base bid only.
BEP Goal was 10% of base bid. Successful bidder: TelePlus Inc. (100%); BEP Goal of unsuccessful bidder Chicagoland Cabling Solutions Inc. (0%).
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Pamela Amoako.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
The Systimax certification is for the wiring system installation. The contractor required to have this certification may be either the contractor or the subcontractor doing that specific work.
First published Friday, January 2, 2015
The project manual includes four documents and any attachments posted here. The project manual defines the project in detail. GSU will be upgrading the wireless access cable infrastructure. By the date the bid is due, all bidders must be prequalified by the State of Illinois Capital Development Board (CDB). In addition, the installation must be Systimax certified, by the contractor/subcontractor.
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Friday, January 23, 2015:
One University Parkway
University Park, IL 60484
A mandatory prebid meeting will be held on January 9, 2015. To register, receive time & location information, call Bettie at 708-235-7443.
All work on GSU campus, where applicable, must meet or exceed prevailing wages in Will County as per the Illinois Department of Labor (IDOL), and have completed any applicable apprenticeship program.
For additional information, contact:
Phone: (708) 534-4990 Ext: 3018
FAX: (708) 235-3970
State Purchasing Officer - Pamela Amoako
All responses must include:
- Submit 4 copies of the response as defined in the specifications.
- Bid security (see complete bid for details).
- A letter from a surety company in substantially the form set forth in the Instructions to Bidders assuring the issuance of the performance and payment bonds.
- There is a BEP goal for this procurement. See solicitation documentation for details.
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.