U21054 - Doris Kelley Christopher Illinois Extension Center
01/30/2024 10:00 AM CT
A mandatory virtual pre-bid conference for all parties interested in
bidding the project will be held at 10:00 AM on 1/30/2024 on a Zoom call-in phone number:
312-626-6799, Meeting ID: 873 4305 4228, Password:1867. On-site walk-through meeting
to follow at 2:30 p.m. on . Representatives of the Owner and the Professional
Services Consultant will be present to answer questions regarding the project and bidding
procedures. All prospective bidders are REQUIRED to attend.
02/27/2024 02:00 PM CT
Electronic Bids will be received up to the hour of 2:00 PM, prevailing time,
Electronic bids will be electronically opened and publicly
read on 2/27/2024 / 2:30 PM on a Zoom call-in telephone number: 312-626-6799,
Meeting ID: 816 5607 7813, Password:1867 and tabulated. A recording of the bid
opening is available upon request.
Site Visit Information
The Bidder, before submitting a bid for this Work, shall visit and carefully
examine the site of the Work in order to have full knowledge of, and to fully understand and
appreciate, the facilities, difficulties, and restrictions attending the performance of the
contract for which a bid is submitted. The Bidder shall take all required measurements and
carefully inspect all existing conditions, constructions, irregularities, and interferences
which may affect the Work under this contract.
The Doris Kelly Christopher Illinois Extension Center (DKC) at the University of Illinois
Urbana Champaign (UIUC) is a 32,000 square foot, single story building constructed of
solid timber structure, and clad with limestone veneer masonry, standing-seam zinc roof
and wall panels, and aluminum / glass curtainwall enclosure. It will house all programs
associated with the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
(ACES).The building is designed to achieve LEED and WELL Platinum Certification, and
therefore is made up of many energy-efficient HVAC and lighting systems. Sitework
includes site clearing, grading, landscaping, paving, and drilling for geothermal wells.
Refer to Division 01 of the technical specifications for a complete, detailed breakdown of
the base bids and alternates for this project.
This project includes a Project Labor Agreement that will be executed between the lowest
responsible/responsive bidder and the East Central Illinois Building and Construction
Trades Council. A copy of the Project Labor Agreement is included at the end of Section
00 90 00.