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Public Higher Education Bulletin

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Bid #BAU16002
Invitation for Construction Bid: English Building - Slate Roof Replacement
Change Order
Published Thursday April 5, 2018
Contractor: Path Construction Company
Change Order Amount: $2,154,673.51

This change order is to complete the roofing work on the south and west wings and window replacement adjacent to the same areas of the English Building.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Award Info Published Monday March 20, 2017
Awarded to:
Contractor: Path Construction Company, Arlington Heights, IL
Amount: $3,818,000
Terms:  One-time transaction
Number of unsuccessful, responsive bidders: 2
Successful, responsive bidder:

Unsuccessful, responsive bidders:
Grunloh $4,392,000 (17% MAFBE)
Felmley-Dickerson $4,512,700 (15% MAFBE)
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Project Description
Scope of work includes the removal of existing slate roof at the UIUC English Building and installation of a new slate roof. The Scope of Work is defined by the Contract Documents and consists of the following: 1. General Work: Work includes the replacement of existing slate roofing and underlayment at the east and north wings of the English building. This work includes the replacement of existing lead coated copper valleys, built in gutters, and rolled ridge with zinc coated copper. Masonry repairs include both tuck pointing of existing chimneys and demolition of two existing chimneys. Installation of new closed cell insulated foam at the underside of the existing roof deck. Repairs to existing wood framing and decking. General work associated with the work of other trades is indicated herein. 2. Mechanical Work: Installation of attic ventilation system. 3. Asbestos/Lead Abatement: The project includes removal of ACM pipe wrap and underlayment felts. Also the removal of existing Lead-Based Paint at exterior wood window frames, sill and jambs is included. 4. Electrical Work: Lightning protection replacement.

A MANDATORY pre-bid meeting will be held in University of Illinois, PPSB, Facilities and Services, 1501 S. Oak Street, Conference Room 128, Champaign, IL 61820, on 11/28/16 at 1:00 PM prevailing time. All prospective bidders are REQUIRED to attend.

This Project is located at: English Building, 608 South Wright Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801.

See the attached file for more information.
Division 1 - General Work
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 2:30 PM, Tuesday, December 20, 2016:
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
c/o Facilities and Services
1501 South Oak Street, Room 115
Attention: Nick Stanev,, (217) 265-6789
Champaign, IL 61820
State Purchasing Officer - John Knittle
All responses must include:
  • There is a BEP goal for this procurement. See solicitation documentation for details.
  • The contract(s) for this solicitation could exceed $50,000 annually.

This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.

The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.

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  • BAU16002ad.pdf (98 KB)