The Board of Trustees of U of Illinois Facilities Planning and Programs hereby requests sealed bids for construction work on the Structural Biology Instrumentation Building at Chicago project.
The project consists of the new construction of a Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Facility to house current and future high field vertical bore nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometers. In addition to the main spectrometer room, there will be an x-ray crystallography room, a computer room, a small wet lab, office space, a conference room and other associated support spaces. The following 7 divisions of work shall be bid: General, Plumbing, Heating Piping and Temperature Control, Ventilation, Electrical, Fire Protection/Sprinkler, and Utility Site Work.
Bids for Divisions II through VII work will be received up to the hour of 10:00 a.m. prevailing time, on Tuesday, April 29, 2003. Bids for Division I work will be received up to the hour of 10:00 a.m. prevailing time, on Friday, May 2, 2003. Submit all proposals to the Board of Trustees at:
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
c/o The Office for Capital Programs, Room 204
1140 S. Paulina Street
Chicago, IL 60612-7222
Attn: John Novak; email: email@example.com
Bids will be received up to the hour of 10:00 AM local time, on Friday, May 2, 2003. Immediately after closing time for receiving bids, they will be opened publicly and read.
A pre-bid conference will be held in The IIDD Building, Room 166 at 1640 W. Roosevelt Road, Chicago, Illinois 60612-7222 at 10:00 a.m. prevailing time on Tuesday, April 15, 2003. Representatives of the owner and the architect/engineer will be present to answer questions regarding the project and bidding procedures. All prospective bidders are urged to attend.
(Submitted by Katharine Kral, State Purchasing Officer.)