Integrative Sciences Building (STEM)- Construction Manager at Risk

North Carolina State University is accepting proposals for Construction Manager at Risk for the Integrative Sciences Building (STEM) until 5:00 p.m. on October 30th, 2020.  No hard copies will be accepted. Only electronic copies emailed to will be accepted.

The Integrative Sciences Building will further the mission of NC State University by providing much-needed STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) teaching and research space. It will be a catalyst for transforming the sciences at NC State. Embracing new models for sciences teaching and research, it will integrate STEM education with the grand challenges of society, inspiring new, interdisciplinary approaches to the sciences. This building will exemplify the very best of NC State’s values and aspirations. Located in the heart of North Campus, it serves as a crossroads for campus connectivity and student learning. The Integrative Sciences Building will be an inspiring, flexible model for academic and research creativity that is focused on collaboration, discovery, and transfer of knowledge.

The project is funded through design & pre-construction services.  Project budget of $160 million includes design, construction, and other project-related soft costs.

North Carolina State University has an affirmative policy of fostering, promoting, and conducting business with minority-owned enterprises. Minority-owned enterprises are encouraged to participate in the Construction Management at Risk Program. Construction Managers are required to partner with a minority business enterprise to mentor as part of their management team.

A pre-submittal conference will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on September 28, 2020, via Zoom.  Attendance is encouraged but not mandatory.  The meeting link is included:

ZOOM Pass Code: 641811

Qualifications Questionnaire, Instructions to Proposers and other project information will be available on September 15, 2020, on our NC State Facilities Website:

Or by contacting the Project Manager:

Robert M. Cwikla, Project Manager
Capital Project Management
North Carolina State University

Download RFP Data Sheet here: Integrative Sciences Building Data Sheet

For our records and to enable us to contact you with project updates, please enter your contact information in the linked form: 

A compiled list of Pre-submittal Meeting attendees and interested parties:

Questions regarding the RFQ and University Responses: 

Answers regarding the RFQ and University Responses

Questions will be answered as quickly as time permits after they are submitted.  The web form will close at 5:00 pm on October 5th.  All questions submitted prior to that date will be answered early during the following week.

Download Pre-Submittal Meeting Minutes (Held 9/28/20) here.

Download Qualifications Questionnaire here: CMR Qualifications Questionnaire for ISB