University of Illinois at Chicago
Invitation for Construction Bid: SandiPort Errant Language-Culture Learning Center
Contractor: IFE & S, Inc., Broadview, IL
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Bidders:
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Wednesday March 8, 2006
This project involves asbestos abatement including, but not limited to, pipe insulation, storage tank insulation, floor tile, and floor tile mastic, as well as re-insulation of selected items at the Sandi Port Errant Language and Culture Learning Center at Grant Hall.
Division 1-Asbestos Abatement
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until
Tuesday, March 28, 2006:
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
c/o Office for Capital Programs
1140 South Paulina Street, Room 204
Attention: Gregory P. Quinn
Bid Document Sources
Bid documents have been prepared by Boelter & Yates, 1300 Higgins Road, Suite 301, Park Ridge, Illinois 60068, 847-692-4700, the Professional Services Consultant. The bid documents may be obtained from them by depositing a check in the amount of $100 for each set, payable to them.
Bid Document Review Sets
For a complete list, please see the attached file.
Each bidder shall prequalify with the owner in accordance with the General Instructions to Bidders (Document 00200). If applicable, the project-specific prequalification (Document 00250) deadline is 4:00 p.m. prevailing time on Tuesday March 21, 2006.
All bidders shall be prequalified with the owner. New bidders that are not prequalified shall prequalify using the owner's web-based Contractor Annual Prequalification System (CAPS)- http://notes.ocp.uiuc.edu:8888/
A pre-bid meeting will be held in Grant Hall - 1st Floor Lobby - 703 South Morgan Street, Chicago Illinois at 10:30 a.m. prevailing time on Thursday March 16, 2006. Representatives of the owner and the professional services consultant will be present to answer questions regarding the project and bidding procedures. All prospective bidders are urged to attend.
Immediately after the closing time for receiving bids, all proposals will be publicly opened, read, and tabulated at Office For Capital Programs, 1140 south Paulina Street, Chicago, Illinois 60612. Noted errors, omissions and defects will be announced. Bids received after closing time will be returned unopened. The public opening and reading is for information only and is not construed as acceptance or rejection of any bid.
Bid Acceptance or Rejection
The owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids or any part thereof, to waive any informalities in the bidding, and to accept the bids deemed to be in the best interests of the University of Illinois after all bids have been examined and evaluated.
The successful bidder will be required to comply with all laws, statutes, regulations, ordinances, rulings or enactments of any governmental authority that are applicable to the work or to the project. The successful bidder shall pay prevailing wages and shall utilize equal employment opportunity hiring practices in connection with this project.