Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Invitation for Bid: Fiber Optic Cable Installation
Vendor: Berco Construction, Incorporated, Cottage Hills, ILNumber of unsuccessful, responsive bidders:
Amount: An estimated $155,404.23
Terms: One-time transaction
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Steve Todt.
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 November 7, 2013 at 2:00PM CST.
The bid opening date has been changed to October 31st, 2013 at 2:00 PM.
The pre-bid meeting date and time has been changed to October 10th, at 9:00 AM and will be held at the same location as previously noted. The opening of the bid will now be October 24th. Also, the University would like the project to be started November 15, 2013 and end approximately by January 15, 2014. CAD drawing information will be uploaded as an amendment tomorrow.
First published Monday, September 30, 2013
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Thursday November 7, 2013:
113 Wakeland Hall, MC-6813
1215 Douglas Drive
Southern Illinois University Carbondale seeks to obtain a single provider for installation of fiber optic cables for Phase 1 of the Fiber to Every Building Project. This phase of the project includes the installation of fiber optic cables from the Student Center going north to buildings such as the Rainbowâs End Child Development and the Glove Factory.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Steve Todt
The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof.
Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable.
This procurement may be contingent on Board of Trustees approval.
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.