University of Illinois Springfield
Request for Professional Services Qualifications (QBS): Architectural Retainer
Farnsworth Group, Inc.Springfield, IL
- Amount: An estimated $1,000,000
- BEP [30% / $0]
- VBP [3% / $0]
- Terms: An estimated start date of 7/1/2022 through 6/30/2023
- Renewals: 3 one-year
Potential Future Renewals:
Unsuccessful respondents (17)
1 successful respondent
17 unsuccessful respondents
18 BEP consultants
18 VBP consultants
0 Small businesses
Buyer for this procurement: Daniela Giurgea, (217) 333-4095
Chief procurement officer for this procurement: John Donato
State purchasing officer for this procurement: John Knittle
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
This Addendum 01 supplements the original Request for Professional Services Qualifications and shall be taken into account when preparing the Professional Services Consultant Submittal. This Addendum provides updated submission information for the previously published Advertisement and does not alter the previously published Qualifications Submittal due date.
First published Monday, November 22, 2021
The University of Illinois Springfield is seeking statements of qualifications from Professional Services Consultants interested in providing the Springfield campus with architectural services on a retainer basis. The agreement will be for one year (July 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023) with options to renew for up to three additional year periods (July 1 - June 30) for a total of four years, with the opportunity to make adjustments in the scheduled hourly rates. For long project description, see Attachment 1.
Project Location: 1 University Plaza, Springfield, IL 62703
See attached file for complete details.
Qualifications and supporting materials will be accepted below until 4:00 PM, Friday January 7, 2022:
At the following address:
Facilities and Services-UISFacilities and Services
Business Services Building, MS BSB #43
MS BSB #43, One University Plaza
Atten Breanna Hubbard, bbros2uis.edu, 21720607465
Springfield, IL 62703
via Electronic Bidding
Officially recognized timestamped submittal date will be the the electronic copy of the packet, organized and with electronic bookmarks as indicated above, shall be submitted in pdf format, using the URL
to complete and submit the information. The electronic copy shall be submitted using the web at the URL listed and will not be accepted via email.
Facilities and Services-UIS Facilities and Service
Business Services Building
MS BSB #43
Springfield, IL 62703
Phone: (217) 206-7465
For instructions on how to obtain a comprehensive purchase description, disclosure or contract forms, contact:
Chief Procurement Officer - John Donato
State Purchasing Officer - John Knittle
Only those firms which meet the following qualifications will be considered:
- There is a 30 percent BEP goal for this procurement. See solicitation documentation for details.
- There is a 3 percent Veteran-owned business goal for this procurement. See solicitation documentation for details.
- The contract(s) for this solicitation could exceed $50,000 annually.
Selection will be consistent with the Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying Qualifications Based Selection Act (30 ILCS 535/1).
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.