This project consists of remodeling approximately 2,650 GSF of existing laboratory space with the primary purpose of improving the function, appearances and building systems. The scope of work may include: asbestos abatement; demolish walls, ceilings and finishes; replace selected casework, counters, wall cabinets and provide new shelving; new wall construction, floor finishes and base, ceiling systems; repair existing suspended ceilings that will remain; patch and paint walls, exposed overhead construction, casework, counters, fume hoods, etc. that remain; new doors and hardware and replace existing defective units that remain in place; new keying; new signage, bulletin boards and/or whiteboards; replace selected sinks and plumbing devices, and provide eyewash fixtures; upgrade existing laboratory air, gas and vacuum piping and fittings; upgrade ventilation and air conditioning, including distribution ductwork and controls (the existing building air handling system is to remain the supply and exhaust system for the space); upgrade the electrical power distribution to meet the needs of the new use; replace existing defective exit signs and install new exit signs as necessary to meet code; upgrade existing lighting to meet the needs of the new use; upgrade telecommunication/data distribution and outlets; and other related new and renovation work.
Firms should submit four (4) copies of the following: a letter of interest, a copy of its CDB prequalification letter, and a 255 form (use CDB SF 255 dated 7/1/99) by 4:00 p.m., Monday, June 10, 2002, addressed to:
University of Illinois at Chicago
1140 S. Paulina Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60612-7217
ATTN: Ronald G. Giles, Director, A/E Services
Email address: email@example.com
Architect/Engineer selection will be consistent with the Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying Qualifications Based Selection Act (30 ILCS 535/1).
A/E Minimum Qualifications
Only those firms which meet the following qualifications will be considered for selection: