Advertisement for Bids & Notice of Public Meeting for Proposed Alternate Bids for Preferred Products- Page Hall Mechanical & Electrical Upgrade

Sealed proposals will be received by NC State University, Attention Laura Zaytoun, until 2:00 PM on September 8, 2022, in conference room 301, Administrative Services III Building, 2601 Wolf Village Way, Raleigh, NC 27695 and immediately thereafter publicly opened and read for the furnishing of labor, material, and equipment for the construction of:

North Carolina State University
Page Hall Mechanical & Electrical Upgrade
SCO# 20-22030
NC State# 202020003

North Carolina State University is seeking qualification statements from general contractors for improvements to Page Hall Mechanical & Electrical Upgrade, located on North Campus.  The project scope includes new mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems; new LED lighting; roof replacement; building insulation and window upgrades, and minor architectural modifications and interior finish upgrades.  The building will not be occupied during the renovation.

Bids will be received for single prime bid contracts.  All Proposals will be lump sum.

The following General Contractors have been pre-qualified to bid this job:

  • Bar Construction…………………………………… Greensboro, NC
  • Bolton Construction & Service…………………… Raleigh, NC
  • Brawley Company………………………………… Raleigh, NC
  • BridgePoint General Contracting………………… Durham, NC
  • CMC Building, Inc………..………………………… Bolton, NC
  • CT Wilson Construction Co.……………………… Durham, NC
  • Dewberry Design-Builders…………………………Raleigh, NC
  • HITT Contracting…………………………………… Falls Church, VA
  • L. Long Construction…………………………… Winston Salem, NC
  • E. Dunn Construction Co……………………… Raleigh, NC
  • M. Thompson Co………………………………… Cary, NC
  • Lomax Construction……………………………… Greensboro, NC
  • McDonald York Building Co……………………… Raleigh, NC
  • Messer Construction Co..………………………… Raleigh, NC
  • MLB Construction Services……………………… Apex, NC
  • Muter Construction………………………………… Zebulon, NC
  • Resolute Building Co.…………………………… Chapel Hill, NC
  • Riley Contracting Group………………………… Cary, NC
  • Romeo Guest Associates..…….………………… Durham, NC

Bid documents are available for examination in the plan rooms:

  1. iSQFT; http://www.isqft.com/start/ handles Associated General Contractors plan room.
  2. The local North Carolina offices of Dodge Data and Analytics;
  3. The Eastern Regional Offices of CMD Group in Norcross, GA;
  4. The offices of the Designer: Watson Tate Savory, 1307 W. Morehead St, Ste 101, Charlotte, NC 28208;
  5. The North Carolina Institute of Minority Economic Development, Inc. (NCIMED) Plan and Resource Center at 114 W. Parrish St., 6th Floor, Durham, NC; 919-956-8889 or 919-287-3036
  6. The Hispanic Contractors Association of the Carolinas (HCAC) in Winston-Salem, Charlotte, and Raleigh Areas – 877-227-1680;

Complete plans and specifications for this project in electronic format can be obtained from Jana Hartenstine, McMillan Pazdan Smith, 328 W Carson Blvd #300, Charlotte, NC 28203 during normal office hours after August 8, 2022. Email requests for the electronic documents may be sent to jhartenstine@mcmillanpazdansmith.com

Partial or full printed copies of the project documents may be purchased from ARC, 951 Aviation Parkway, Suite 700, Morrisville, NC 27560. Phone number for ordering is 919-388-9900. Documents may also be purchased from Document Imaging Systems, Inc. at 231 East Johnson Street, Units E, F, & G, Cary, NC 27513. Phone number for ordering is 919-460-9440.

The State reserves the unqualified right to reject any and all proposals.

North Carolina State University has an affirmative policy of fostering, promoting, and conducting business with minority-owned enterprises.  Minority contractors are encouraged to participate in the bidding process.

The bidder must include completed minority business subcontractor documentation form(s) with their proposal or the bid may be considered non-responsive and invalid.

Pre-Bid Meeting: A Pre-bid meeting will be held for all interested bidders on August 17, 2022, at 2:00 PM at Page Hall, 21 Current Drive, Raleigh, NC 27607. ATTENDANCE AT THE PRE-BID MEETING IS MANDATORY. The meeting will address project-specific questions and provide an opportunity for bidders to assess the project’s existing conditions.

PPE is required for the pre-bid meeting: hard hats, safety shoes, and safety glasses.

Notice of Public Meeting for Proposed Alternate Bids for Preferred Products: An open public meeting will be held on August 17, 2022, at 1:30 PM at Page Hall, 21 Current Drive, Raleigh, NC 27607. The meeting is to identify preferred brand alternates and their performance standards pertinent to this project.

In accordance with GS133-3, Section 64. (C) and State Construction Office procedures the following preferred brand items are being considered as Alternates by the owner for this project:

OPA-01 Fire Alarm Controls: FCI, Notifier, Simplex
OPA-02 Fire Alarm Dialers: Firelite MS-1OUD
OPA-03 Condensate Meter: Cadillac CMAG magnetic flowmeter
OPA-04 Electricity Meter: Nexus 1262
OPA-05 Building HVAC Controls: Johnson Controls, Inc., Schneider Electric
OPA-06 Door Hardware: Best Locksets at new doors
OPA-07 Door Hardware: Closers LCN
OPA-08 Keys Schlage, Best
OPA-09 Cores: Schlage, Best Small format interchangeable)
OPA-13 Specialties: Bobrick Contura Series Surface-mounted Sanitary Napkin Disposal Model B-270
OPA-14 Specialties: Bobrick Trim line Series Surface Mounted Sanitary Napkin/Tampon Vendor Model B2800

A copy of pertinent sections of the performance standards may be obtained by contacting the designer at the address or phone number noted above.

Laura Zaytoun
North Carolina State University
Capital Project Management
llzaytou@ncsu.edu
919.515.8049