The Board of Trustees of U of Illinois Facilities Planning and Programs hereby requests sealed bids for construction work on the North Campus Parking Deck at the Urbana Campus project.
The project consists of a parking garage containing six levels of structured parking. The garage shall also house a retail development on the southern most bay of the first level of the structure and a commercial development on the northern most bay of the first level of the structure. The minimum anticipated number of parking stalls is to be 1500. The parking structure shall be cast in place, post tensioned concrete. Cladding of the ground level shall consist of storefront glazing with a limestone or faux limestone tile base between the structural concrete columns along the south and north elevations where the retail and commercial spaces exist including the first bays to the north and south on the east and west elevations. Between the north and south bays along the east and west (ground level) will be totally open. Additionally the south elevation will have a structural steel canopy with a zinc coated roof. Cladding of the middle three levels shall consist of architectural precast along the four elevations made of vertical architectural precast panels having a combination of finishes including accents of faux limestone with half brick cladding cast integrally into the panels. Cladding of the upper two levels shall consist of a metal grating system attached vertically to a stainless steel support structure. The two stair towers along the north and the two stair/elevator towers, each with two traction elevators shall be constructed with a combination of cast in place concrete, painted exposed structural steel and glazed aluminum curtain wall. The garage is to be designed as an open parking structure in conformance with IBC 2000, the UIUC Building Standards for New Construction and Remodeling and other applicable codes as required.
Bids for Division II (Plumbing) through Division V (Electrical) work will be received up to the hour of 10:00 a.m. prevailing time, on Friday, October 18, 2002. Bids for Division I (General) work will be received up to the hour of 2:00 p.m. prevailing time, on Friday, October 18, 2002. Submit all proposals to the Board of Trustees at:
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
c/o the Office for Planning, Design & Construction
1501 South Oak Street
Champaign, IL 61820
ATTN: April Getchius; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bids will be received up to the hour of 2:00 PM local time, on Friday, October 18, 2002. Immediately after closing time for receiving bids, they will be opened publicly and read.
A pre-bid conference will be held in Room 127, 1501 South Oak St., Champaign, IL 61820 at 11:00 a.m. prevailing time on Tuesday, September 24, 2002. 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.)