University of Illinois at Springfield
Invitation for Construction Bid: Cox Child Care Center Driveway Paving
Contractor: Evans-Mason Inc., Springfield, ILNumber 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.
First published Thursday, September 3, 2009
Provide new portland cement concrete paving of existing driveway, parking and turn around areas. Re-grade surrounding area as required for positive drainage.
Division 1 - General
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Friday, September 18, 2009:
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
c/o Facilities and Services
Business Servcies Building, Room 41
Attention: Michael Doerr (email@example.com)
Bid Document Sources
Bid documents have been prepared by Coombe-Bloxdorf, P.C. 755 South Grand Ave. West, Springfield , Il 62704, hereinafter referred to as the Professional Services Consultant. The bid documents may be obtained from the Professional Services Consultant.
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 00 20 00 / 00200). 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://przm.apps.uillinois.edu/
A pre-bid meeting will be held in Business Services Building Room 31 at 10:00 AM prevailing time on September 10th 2009. 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 Business Services Building Room 31. 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 owner 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.
Any firm or individual who wishes to submit a bid in response to this solicitation must make the State Board of Elections Certification required by Public Act 95-971. The certification is included in Bid Document 00300. If you do not make the certification and if required, attach a copy of the Certificate of Registration from the State Board of Elections to your bid, then your bid cannot, by law, be accepted by the University.
If you do $50,000 worth of business annually with the State of Illinois, including the state universities, you are required to register with the State Board of Elections and obtain from them a certificate confirming your registration. Responses to Invitations to Bid, Requests for Proposals, Requests for Information, and all other types of procurement solicitations are included in the calculation of this $50,000 annual amount, whether you receive a resulting award or not. If you do less than $50,000 worth of business annually, you may be exempt from the registration requirement.
Please refer to Public Act 95-971, which is available at http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/publicacts/fulltext.asp?Name=095-0971&GA=095,
and the State Board of Elections website (www.elections.il.gov) for more specific information on whether you are required to register or not. Information on how to submit copies of the registration certificate to the Chief Procurement Officer for Higher Education is available at the Illinois Public Higher Education Procurement Bulletin website (http://www.procure.stateuniv.state.il.us ).
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.