New Community College - Two Science Teaching Laboratories

Request for Bid (RFB)

Bids Due Date: April 29 , 2013 at 12:00 PM
Location to Submit Bids: CUNY, 555 West 57th Street, 11th Floor, New York, NY
Location of Project: New Community College, 50 West 40th Street, New York, NY
Project Number: CITYW-CUCF-01-09-05
Release Date: March 28, 2013
Construction Cost Estimate: $2,200,000 to $2,600,000
 
On behalf of the City University Construction Fund (CUCF), URS Corporation acting as Construction Manager, is soliciting the services of a General Contractor to provide all labor, material, and equipment necessary for the construction of laboratories located in New Community College. Work to include demolition of existing spaces (MEP systems, walls, etc.), including related asbestos abatement and providing new HVAC modifications (New AHU, EF’s, etc.), new casework, lab equipment (fumehoods, etc.), plumbing modifications, acid waste neutralizing system, walls, doors, frames, hardware, new lighting, electrical modifications, and finishes as required by the plans and specifications.
 
This is a prevailing wage project. The construction contract will be awarded by URS to one Prime Contractor. Prime Contractor is to sub-contract with all trades.
 
Bid documents may be downloaded from URS Secure Folders by registering at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/N3K7WWD . Once you register, you will then get an email within a few hours during regular business hours with instructions on how to download the bid documents from the URS Secure Folders web site.
 
 A mandatory site visit and pre-bid meeting is required. The mandatory site visit and Pre-Bid Meeting has been scheduled for New Community College on April 8, 2013 at 10:00 AM. See Instructions to Bidders document for location of where to meet.
 
Pre-bid questions are due by April 19, 2013 and must be emailed to henry.santos@urs.com

Bidders will be required to submit all required bid forms (forms included in Bid Documents); including, but not limited to: proof of bonding capacity; project list confirming the company has satisfactorily completed a minimum of one (1) educational or pharmaceutical laboratory project of similar size and scope to this project that has been satisfactorily completed within the past five (5) years (form included in Bid Documents); proof of insurance; Bid Bond; Experience Modification Rate for past three (3) years.

The MBE participation goal for this project is 12%; the WBE participation goal is 8%.

PLEASE NOTE: THE CITY UNIVERSITY CONSTRUCTION FUND (CUCF) WILL NOT APPROVE AN AWARD OF THIS CONTRACT FOR AN AMOUNT GREATER THAN $3 MILLION.

See the Bid Documents for a full description of the project, process, submission requirements, timeline and contact information.