University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Invitation for Construction Bid:
CITES Utility Extension-FAR to Transportation Bldg
Contractor: Robert A. Williams Construction Company, Springfield, 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.
Monday September 11, 2006
This project will provide a redundant telecommunications utility path from Florida Avenue Residence Halls to the main Transportation Building.
Division 1 - General Work
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until
Tuesday September 26, 2006:
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
c/o Facilities and Services
1501 S. Oak Street
Attention: Dan Murrell (email@example.com)
Bid Document Sources
Bid documents have been prepared by Hanson Professional Services Inc., 1525 S. 6th Street, Springfield, IL 62703, (217) 788-2450, the professional services consultant. The bid documents may be obtained from them for no cost, in PDF format on CD.
Bid Document Review Sets
For a complete list, please see the attached file.
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:/
A pre-bid meeting will be held in Room 143 Physical Plant Services Building, 1501 S. Oak Street, Champaign, IL 61820 at 10 a.m. prevailing time on Tuesday, September 19, 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 Room 143 Physical Plant Services Building, 1501 S. Oak Street, Champaign, IL 61820. 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.