Interested firms are reminded that the aspirational goal for this QBS is 20%. An updated, form-fillable version of the BEP Utilization Plan has been attached as file:
A form-fillable version of the Letter of Intent has been attached as file:
A reminder of state requirements has been attached as file:
Illinois State University, assisting the Capital Development Board (CDB) in A/E selection, is seeking statements of qualifications
from architectural and engineering firms interested in providing design and construction administrative services for the renovations to mechanical and plumbing systems in the Center for Visual Arts, Centennial East and Centennial West, which are a part of the Illinois State University Fine Arts Complex. The estimated cost for this total project work is $3,000,000.
The project work scope is contained in several individual College of Fine Arts buildings. Centennial East, constructed in 1958, houses performance spaces for the School of Theater and Dance and the School of Music. Centennial West, constructed in 1958, houses the School of Art ceramic studio along with classroom and office spaces for the School of Theater and Dance. The Center for Visual Arts, constructed in 1970 houses offices, classrooms, and studios for the School of Art. This proposed project will renovate select mechanical and plumbing systems in all three facilities as described in the solicitation.
A voluntary pre-submission conference call will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. CST
You may attend via telephone by calling into either (888) 822-7517 (USA Toll-Free) or (713) 353-0212 (USA Caller Paid/International Toll).
Use access code 5604312 to join the teleconference.
BEP Vendor Listing
Please see the attached spreadsheet: QBS112818_BEP_List*
*This list represents Illinois State University's outreach efforts for this solicitation only. It is attached here for the convenience of potential bidders, not as an official or comprehensive list of BEP vendors that are capable of meeting the solicitation requirements. For current and official BEP resources go to:
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.