University of Illinois at Chicago
QBS #PSS605C12041
Request for Professional Services Qualifications (QBS): Repurpose Student Center East Pool Facility
Award InfoPublished Thursday November 15, 2012
Awarded to:
Consultant: LCM Architects Inc., Chicago, IL
Amount: $284,200
An estimated start date of 11/30/2012 through 8/30/2013
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents: 2
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, September 7, 2012
Project Description
Provide Professional Services to remodel the basement level recreation area of the Student Center East (SCE). The approximate 23,850 GSF area is to be fit-out into a 24-7 tenant-leased Call Center with support offices, conference rooms, and server room(s). The space shall initially accommodate approximately 110 phone operators and 12 managerial workstations. It shall be planned to allow a fitout of another 75 to 80 operators in the future. The fit-out shall include distribution of tenant-specific ventilation, electrical, plumbing, and information technology systems, as well as modified washrooms and public access to the leased space. The space will be designed for employees that may be visually impaired. Space programming is complete and bid documents will be required by January 2013. The existing pool facility is currently being shelled out by UIC/others with a new structural floor over the pool and upgrades to the ventilation system. FFE will be coordinated by the PSC utilizing the UIC’s approved office systems and pre-selected furniture vendors.::The scope of work also includes interior finishes, lighting design, emergency power supply, accessibility upgrades, acoustical control/treatment for external sources, and related building systems coordination.

Please see the attached file for more information.
Letter Submission
Qualifications and supporting materials will be accepted at the address below until 4:00 PM, Monday September 24, 2012:

Office for Capital Programs - UIC
1140 South Paulina, M/C 892
Attention: John D. Hiltscher,, 312-413-1360
Chicago, IL 60612

State Purchasing Officer - John Knittle
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.


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Specification Documents

  • PSS605C12041Ad.pdf (101 KB)

Conflict of Interest Document

  • COI_LCM1112.pdf (253 KB)
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