227 Sherman Hall
1 University Circle
Western Illinois University
Macomb, IL 61455
Western Illinois University is seeking architectural services for the following project:WIU Performing Arts Center Programming Study: Assist University in programming of proposed Performing Arts Center. The scope of services is to include:1. Program definition including meetings with appropriate staff to determine the parameters of the project. Meetings to occur throughout process.2. Physical evaluation of potential building sites including: a. Area available for construction b. Environmental impacts c. Existing services (water, gas, electric, storm, sanitary) d. Vehicular access (delivery, parking, service access) e. Pedestrian access f. Topography g. Aesthetic issues3. Development of design concepts4. Development of conceptual project cost estimates, sufficient to request funding.5. Assist owner with identification of potential grant funding opportunities.6. Evaluation of data developed and preparation of final report.Three copies of submittals should be sent to:William Brewer,Q.B.S. Committee,Physical Plant,Western Illinois University,One University Circle,Macomb, Illinois 61455.Submittals must be received by 4:00 p.m. on May 31, 2002.
Submittal of qualifications must include:1. A copy of C.D.B. prequalification.2. Standard Form 2553. Examples of projects of a similar nature, including project estimates and actual construction costs. Provide an owner contact person for each example.4. Additional information you feel may be useful.(Submitted by Jackie Thompson, State Purchasing Officer.)
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.