Governors State University
Invitation for Construction Bid:
Fire Protection Upgrades
Contractor: Central States Automatic Sprinklers, Inc., Blue Island, IL
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Bidders:
Terms: One-time transaction
Low bidder, meeting specifications, is recommended. This contract is contingent upon financing as approved by the University Board of Trustees.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
The bid opening date has been changed to August 14, 2007. Bids must be received in the purchasing office by 2 p.m.
Friday July 13, 2007
The project consists of fire protection upgrades on the main campus of Governors State University. The upgrades consist of: Changing the existing sprinkler system in OTS Building to a double interlock, precaution system, adding sprinklers to the OTS Building, adding sprinklers to 4 existing data closets in C and D Wings of the main campus building, and performing restorative work to all areas affected by the above listed work.
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until
Tuesday August 14, 2007:
One University Parkway
Mandatory Pre-Proposal Conference
The University will hold a mandatory pre-bid conference on July 24, 2007. Representatives will be present to answer questions. Prospective bidders must register in advance by calling Lisa at 708-235-7443. Bids submitted by general contractors not in attendance at the mandatory conference will not be accepted.
All responses must include:
- Submit 5 copies of the response as defined in the specifications.
- Sealed envelopes containing the bids have the bid number and project title on the envelope.
- 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.