To obtain documents, log on:
Not registered? Register me now

Public Higher Education Bulletin

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Bid #BAU18015
Invitation for Construction Bid: Materials Sci and Eng Bldg Elevator Modernization
Award Info Published Wednesday November 28, 2018
Awarded to:
Contractor: Grunloh Construction Inc., Effingham, IL
Amount: $616,000
Division of Work: Division 01 (unsuccessful, responsive bidders: 2)
Terms:  One-time transaction
Number of unsuccessful, responsive bidders: 2
Successful Responsible Bidder

Grunloh Construction Inc., $616,000, MAFBE 12%

Unsuccessful Responsive Bidders - 2

Chicago Commercial Construction, $759,000, MAFBE 20%

Felmley-Dickerson Co., $679,500, MAFBE 20%

The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now John Knittle.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, September 20, 2018
Project Description
The project will modernize the existing single elevator. Work is to include replacing existing traction elevator equipment with new permanent magnetic geared equipment, new cab, new doors and hall fixtures, MEP upgrades, hazardous materials abatement, and code compliance updates. This Project is located at: 1304 West Green Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801

See attached for more information
Division 1 General Work
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 2:30 PM, Tuesday, October 16, 2018:
The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois
c/o Facilities and Services
1501 South Oak Street, Room 115
Attention: Brad Klein,, 217.300.3400
Champaign, IL 61820

For additional information, contact:
Amy McGinness
807 S Wright St Ste 340
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 244-4483
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.

Bulletin Navigation

To obtain documents, log on:
Specification Documents
  • U18015-ElevatorModernization.pdf (79 KB)