University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
207 Henry Administration Building
506 South Wright Street
Urbana, IL 61801-3684
Description of Project
Two consultants will be selected to provide professional services on an open-ended work order basis for the fiscal year beginning November 1, 2002 and ending June 30, 2003, with options to renew the contract (and provisions for the adjustment of the consultant's hourly rate schedule in conjunction therewith) for three additional one-year periods.
Mechanical engineering services required under this contract include, but are not limited to, the engineering analysis, planning and design of plumbing systems; heating, piping, and refrigeration systems; temperature control systems; ventilation and air distribution systems; laboratory utility systems and fume hood exhaust systems; fire protection and sprinkler systems; steam and chilled water generation, distribution, and utilization systems; and other related mechanical systems and infrastructure improvements.
Services will be performed on an as-needed basis during the contract period. There would be a limit of a $1,000,000 project budget or $100,000 in fees for any single assignment to the architect. However, there is no guarantee that any work will be assigned.
The ability to provide a full range of professional services under the contract is also required; including program analysis, preliminary design, final design (construction documents), procurement (bidding) assistance, construction administration, construction observation, and warranty phase services.
The services required for each individual project will be identified on the individual project work order. Project areas, scopes, and budgets will be identified, if and as appropriate, in the respective project work orders initiated under this contract.
Firms should submit 6 copies of the following: a letter of interest, a copy of its CDB pre-qualification letter, and a 255 form (use CDB SF 255 dated 6/25/02) by 4:00 p.m., Friday, October 18, 2002 addressed to:
Office for Physical Planning and Operations
Business Services Building, Room #5
University of Illinois at Springfield
One University Plaza, BSB 43
Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407
Engineer selection will be consistent with the Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying Qualifications Based Selection Act (30 ILCS 535/1).
Only those firms which meet the following qualifications will be considered for selection:
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.