To obtain documents, log on:
Not registered? Register me now

Public Higher Education Bulletin

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Request for Professional Services Qualifications (QBS): An Animal Barrier Area

Award Info
Published Monday January 9, 2006
Awarded to:
Consultant:  KM2 Design Group, Springfield, IL
Amount:  $105,000
Terms:   One-time transaction
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents: 4
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, July 28, 2005
Qualifications and supporting materials will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Friday, August 12, 2005:
Procurement Services
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
327 W. Calhoun, Room 201
Springfield, IL 62702
For PO Box info, see below

for an animal barrier area (Request # RFI375).

The Board of Trustees of Southern Illinois University hereby requests letters of interest from architects/engineers to provide professional services for the following School of Medicine project:

Project Name: Animal Barrier Area

Project Budget:$959,000

Description of Project:Renovate 3555 NSF of existing animal holding area to create an animal barrier area. The animal barrier area is designed and managed to avoid entry of potentially pathogenic organisms into animal colonies housed therein. These areas require a secure location, minimal personnel access, animal traffic and are used to house extremely valuable research animals (e.g., irreplaceable strains) used for long-term studies in a parasite and viral-free environment.

This project will not begin until funding to occupy the Springfield Combined Laboratory addition is secured.

Only those firms, which meet the following qualifications, will be considered for selection:

  • Licensed to practice as an architect/engineer in the State of Illinois
  • Prequalified with the State of Illinois Capital Development Board (CDB)
The following project-related criteria will be used to evaluate the consulting firms requesting consideration for selection:
  • Prior firm experience with similar projects
  • Appropriate staff size and disciplines
  • Prior performance of firm and its consultants with completed projects at Southern Illinois University and with other State Higher Educational Institutions
Consulting firms should submit ten copies of their letter of interest, documentation of qualifications, and current CDB Form 255 at 2:00 p.m. by August 12, 2005.

Late submissions will NOT be accepted.

(Submitted by Pam Speer, State Purchasing Officer.)

For additional information, contact:
Karen Torricelli
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
PO Box 19605
Springfield, IL 62794-9605
Phone: (217) 545-0233
FAX: (217) 545-9132
Selection will be consistent with the Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying Qualifications Based Selection Act (30 ILCS 535/1).

Bulletin Navigation

To obtain documents, log on:
Other Public Documents
  • RFI375.pdf (1 MB)